Avient

33587 Walker Rd.
Avon Lake, OH 44012 US

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formerly PolyOne and Clariant MasterBatches

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As Seen In Plastics Technology

Materials: Medical TPEs Formulated Without Animal Derivatives
Avient’s new Versafle TPE grades offer a wide range of durometers for a variety of medical device applications.

PolyOne Acquires Clariant Color Masterbatches, Renames Company
On the same day of its acquisition of Clariant’s color masterbatches business, PolyOne also announced that going forward, it will be known by the name ‘Avient’.

Additives: Cost-Effective Colorants for Wire & Cable Applications
PolyOne’s OnColor WC Choice wire & cable colorants said to achieve required performance levels cost effectively.

Additives: Processing Aid for PET and rPET Preforms
PolyOne’s ColorMatrix AAzure processing aid for PET and rPET preforms boasts added acetaldehyde (AA) control capabilities.

Materials: ECCOH for Optical Fiber Cables (OFC)
PolyOne’s new specialized ECCOH grades for OFC boast enhanced chemical resistance and improved productivity.

PolyOne to Boost Production of Recycled Nylon and Biobased TPEs in Europe
Capacity of both PolyOne’s Nymax post-industrial recycled nylons and ReSound OM biobased TPEs will be increased in Europe.

PolyOne Expands Production of OnFlex TPEs to North America
PolyOnes OnFlex LO and AF TPE grades are useful for a broad range of automotive applications.

Materials: Unusual Crosslinkable Elastomers Outperform TPVs, Silicones and Thermoset Rubbers
PolyOne’s new Barricade Elastomers offer high-temperature compression set performance, easier processing and lighter weight.

Materials:Laser Weldable Nylon 66 Compound for Broad Range of Applications
PolyOne’s new laser weldable Bergamid nylon 66 formulation tailored to automotive, consumer goods and medical devices. 

Additive: Non-Nylon Based, Low-Haze Oxygen Scavenger for PET
PolyOne’s ColorMatrix Amosorb 4020G, designed for rigid PET packaging, boasts lower haze and reduced impact on the PET recycle stream.

Reflection is Key to PolyOne's Color Inspiration 2021+ Color Trends Forecast
Four dynamic color palettes forecasted by PolyOne, each tied to ‘reflection’ on our lifestyle, environment and choices.

Additives: Unusual Chrome Colorant for High-End PET Products
Clariant’s NewAesthetix liquid-look chrome colorant is the first in this new portfolio of unique color and effects. 

Materials: TPE for Biopharmaceutical Tubing
PolyOne’s Versaflex HC BT218 addresses increased interest in silicone alternatives.

PolyOne to Acquire Clariant Color & Additive Masterbatch Business
Early synergies and innovation opportunities are seen by PolyOne in the forthcoming acquisition of Clariant Masterbatches. 

Additives: Novel Process Aid for rPET and PET Preforms
PolyOne’s ColorMatrix SmartHeat RHC Reheat boosts thermal stability and color stability of rPET.

PolyOne to Divest Performance Products & Solutions Business Segment
Broad range of Geon PVC portfolio, Maxxam PP compounds and manufacturing services under PP&S included in recently signed agreement.

Materials: PPE-Based Compounds for 5G Base Station Antennas
New polymer formulations in response to highly innovative fifth generation (5G) telecommunications network development that will help increase speed to market and design flexibility for 5G base station antenna manufacturers have been unveiled by PolyOne Corp., Avon Lake, Ohio.

PolyOne’s thermally conductive compounds are used in automotive and E/E applications such as LED lighting, heat sinks and electronic enclosures.

A Bright Future for Thermally Conductive Plastics
Lighter weight, lower cost, and greater impact strength, moldability and customization are rapidly driving demand for thermoplastics that help keep electronics, lighting and car engines cool.

PolyOne Pinpoint system dispenser.

Colorants: New System Allows Custom Liquid-Color Matching by Molders
PolyOne and 3M collaborate on quick recipe generation and mixing/dosing of liquid colors for in-house color matching by short-run injection molders.

Vinyl Industry Launches Sustainability Initiative
It includes increasing recycling efforts beyond the 1.1 billion lb of vinyl recycled annually in the U.S. and Canada

Additives:Translucent 'Frost' Effect Colorants for PET Bottles
PolyOne’s Smartbatch Frost Collecton of color masterbatches launched at Chinaplas 2019.

Product Categories of Avient

ABS
ABS/pvc Alloy
Acetal
Acrylic Copolymers
Acrylics
Additive Manufacturing (3D Printing/Prototyping Materials)
Antiblocking Concentrates
Antioxidant Concentrates
Antistat Concentrates
Blowing Agents--Concentrates
Color Concentrates, Liquid or Paste
Color Concentrates, Solid
Color Dyes, Pigments
Custom Compounding, Formulating--Thermoplastics
Ethylene Copolymers and Alloys - Other
Ethylene Vinyl Acetate (EVA)
Fillers--Mineral or Other Inorganic Type
Flame Retardant Concentrates
Flame Retardants/Smoke Suppressants
Fluoropolymers
HDPE
Impact Modifiers
Ionomers
LDPE
LLDPE
Lubricant Concentrates
Nylon/Abs Alloys
Nylon--Amorphous
Nylons - Other
Nylon--Type 6
Nylon--Type 6/66 Copolymer
Nylon--Type 610
Nylon--Type 612
Nylon--Type 66
Other Styrene Copolymers
Polycarbonate
Polycarbonate/ABS Alloys
Polycarbonate/Polyester Alloy
Polyester (Thermoplastic)--PBT Type
Polyester (Thermoplastic)--PET Type
Polyester (Thermoplastic)--PETG Type
Polylactide (PLA) Polymers
Polymethylpentene
Polypropylene (including Copolymers)
Polystyrene
Processing Aids--Polymeric Type
Purging Compounds
PVC--Chlorinated PVC (CPVC)
PVC--Copolymer Resins
PVC--Dispersion and Blending Resins
PVC--Flexible Compounds
PVC--Plastisols, Organosols
PVC--Rigid Compounds
PVC--Suspension or Mass General-purpose Resins
PVDC--Extrusion & Molding Grades
Release Agents--External (Spray or Wipe-on)
Release Agents--Internal (Additive Type)
SAN
Thermoplastic Elastomers--Olefinic Type
Thermoplastic Elastomers--Polyester Type
Thermoplastic Elastomers--Polyether Block Amide (PEBA) Type
Thermoplastic Elastomers--Styrenic Type
Thermoplastic Elastomers--Urethane Type
Thermoplastic Elastomers--Vinyl Type
Thermoplastic Urethane (Non-Elastomeric)
Urethane Chemicals--Complete Systems (Foam and Elastomer)
UV Stabilizer Concentrates

Trade Names

Aquamix
Bathene
Bergadur
Bergaflex
Bergaform
Bergamid
ComPETe
Complete
Duracap
Dynaflex
Dynalloy
ECCOH
Edgeglo
Edgetek
Fast Mark
Fiberloc
FireCon
Geon
GLS
Gravi-Tech
Holoflake
HTX Ultra
LubriOne
Mastermix
Maxbatch
Maxxam
Multi-Purge
NiteBrite
Nymax
OnCap
OnColor
OnForce
PETAL
PicoTint
PlastOne
Polyfoam
PolyMelt
PolyOne
PProtint
Precision
reFlex
reSound
Smartbatch
Stan-Tone
Stat-Tech
Syncure
Synplast
Therma-Tech
Trilliant
Versaflex
Versallon
Versalloy
WithStand