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PolyOne Pledges 'No Surprises' to Customers

CLEVELAND, Nov. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- PolyOne Corporation (NYSE: POL), a leading global provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions, has introduced a No Surprises Pledge(SM), assuring customers of its commitment to safe, environmentally sound solutions.

The No Surprises Pledge(SM) states that the materials PolyOne produces contain only ingredients that conform to accepted legal and regulatory compliance guidelines, and that PolyOne will use sustainable practices in formulating and manufacturing its materials to enhance long-term product viability and foster environmental stewardship. PolyOne also pledges to meet or exceed its self-imposed rigorous quality and safety management standards as well as the material safety data reporting requirements in effect in our customers' countries or regions.

"Recently publicized reports of inappropriate ingredients in the finished products of well-recognized companies have the potential to mar their brands and reputations," said Stephen D. Newlin, PolyOne chairman, president and chief executive officer. "Today's customers want to have confidence knowing they are dealing with ethical, trustworthy and dependable suppliers. We believe our proactive commitment on the integrity of our practices and materials will give assurance to our existing and future customers. All customers deserve that."

"Accountability is a key tenet within PolyOne," said Newlin. "Our No Surprises Pledge(SM) is additional proof of our commitment to our customers."

To view the entire No Surprises Pledge, visit the PolyOne website at

About PolyOne

PolyOne Corporation, with 2006 annual revenues of approximately $2.6 billion, is a leading global provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions. Headquartered in northeast Ohio, PolyOne has operations in North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia, and joint ventures in North America and South America. See for additional information on PolyOne.

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