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Soft, Lightweight GLS VERSAFLEX-® TPE Helps the Lobie(TM) Accessory Ease Discomfort of Earbuds

Clear, Colorable VERSAFLEXÂ-® CL30 TPE Delivers Ideal Level of Pliability for Adjustable Fit and Maximum Comfort MCHENRY, ILL - Jan. 4, 2008 - GLS Corp., a global leader in the development, manufacture and supply of high-performance, custom-formulated thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs), today announced that the new Lobie(TM) earbud accessory from Acousticlobe features its soft, lightweight...

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TPEs 'Translate' Precisely for the U.S. Military
Explosives, Armaments, and Weaponry

TPEs 'Translate' Precisely for the U.S. Military

TPEs from GLS Corporation for Translation Device Contribute to Use and Durability McHENRY, IL (August 9, 2006) - The U.S. military has a new weapon in its arsenal, a product that might be associated more with tourists than with the military. And interestingly, very much involved is a U.S. firm which one wouldn't normally associate with supplying goods for military needs - GLS Corporation, a...

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TPE Alloys are suited for replacing silicone and PVC.
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TPE Alloys are suited for replacing silicone and PVC.

Featuring water-clarity and heat resistance, VERSAFLEXÂ-® CL 2200 TPE (thermoplastic elastomer) alloys are supplied as injection-moldable pellets with 42 and 50 Shore A hardness. They offer bite and tear resistance, making them suitable for infant care and kitchenware products that require boiling and/or cleaning in hot dishwashers. Also suited for toys and tubing, they can be used in...

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PolyOne IQ Design Team Receives Gold IDEA Award for Social Impact

CLEVELAND, Sept. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- PolyOne Corporation (NYSE: POL) has announced that its IQ Design team received a 2019 IDEA Gold award in the Social Impact Design category from the Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA). The award recognizes PolyOne's work in designing and developing the USee™ self-refraction device for Global Vision 2020, a nonprofit organization founded by...

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PolyOne Expands in India with New TPE Line and Technology Center

PUNE, India – October 16, 2018 – PolyOne today announced the opening of a new, state-of-the-art thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) production line at its Pune facility in India. In addition, the Company opened a new Technology Center that will house an advanced laboratory for new and existing R&D activities. The highly automated and dedicated TPE line is the first of its kind in India, and is...

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PolyOne Achieves Responsible Care-® Certification by American Chemistry Council

CLEVELAND, Jan. 4, 2018 - PolyOne Corporation (NYSE: POL), a leading global provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions, today announced that it has been certified to the American Chemistry Council's (ACC) Responsible Care Management System? (RCMS). Certification was granted by an independent, third-party auditor, based on PolyOne's conformance to the RCMS's comprehensive...

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Polyone Expands Specialty Color and Additives Expertise with Acquisition of IQAP Masterbatch

CLEVELAND, Jan. 2, 2018 - PolyOne Corporation (NYSE: POL), a premier global provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions, today announced the acquisition of IQAP Masterbatch Group S.L., a privately owned and innovative provider of specialty colorants and additives based in Spain with customers throughout Europe. Founded in 1979 by Xavier Rovira, IQAP has built a technical and...

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PolyOne Acquires Gordon Composites and Polystrand

• Creates new PolyOne Advanced Composites platform within Specialty Engineered Materials • New continuous reinforced thermoplastic composite capability establishes PolyOne at the forefront of next generation composite solutions • Proven invest-to-grow approach to integration will accelerate product development, commercial excellence and service to customers CLEVELAND, July 26, 2016 -...

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PolyOne Acquires Certain TPE Assets from Kraton

CLEVELAND –Â- Expanding on its global footprint and expertise in thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) innovation and design, PolyOne Corporation (NYSE: POL) today announced it has acquired certain technologies and assets from Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. (NYSE: KRA). The two companies also entered into a supply agreement, whereby Kraton will provide PolyOne certain raw materials used in...

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Soft, Lightweight GLS VERSAFLEX-® TPE Helps the Lobie(TM) Accessory Ease Discomfort of Earbuds

Clear, Colorable VERSAFLEXÂ-® CL30 TPE Delivers Ideal Level of Pliability for Adjustable Fit and Maximum Comfort MCHENRY, ILL - Jan. 4, 2008 - GLS Corp., a global leader in the development, manufacture and supply of high-performance, custom-formulated thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs), today announced that the new Lobie(TM) earbud accessory from Acousticlobe features its soft, lightweight...

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TPEs 'Translate' Precisely for the U.S. Military
Explosives, Armaments, and Weaponry

TPEs 'Translate' Precisely for the U.S. Military

TPEs from GLS Corporation for Translation Device Contribute to Use and Durability McHENRY, IL (August 9, 2006) - The U.S. military has a new weapon in its arsenal, a product that might be associated more with tourists than with the military. And interestingly, very much involved is a U.S. firm which one wouldn't normally associate with supplying goods for military needs - GLS Corporation, a...

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GLS Corporation Announces Winners from NPE Innovative TPE Product Competition

CHICAGO, IL (Thursday, June 22, 2006) -- GLS Corporation of McHenry, IL, sponsors of the first annual Innovative TPE Product Design & Development Competition, today announced the winners at the NPE 2006 in Chicago. The intent and goal of this competition, according to GLS officials, was to find, recognize and reward contributions and efforts by design engineers, industrial designers, design...

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GLS Corporation To Sponsor Innovative TPE Product Design Competition

Call for Submissions; Entry is Free; Winners TBA at NPE 2006 McHENRY, IL (May 8, 2006) -- GLS Corporation, a leading global TPE technology supplier, announces their sponsorship of the first annual Innovative TPE Product Design Competition in conjunction with the 2006 National Plastics Exposition (NPE). The call for entries, rules and entry forms are available at www.glscorp.com. Participants of...

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