Color Concentrates target polysulfone applications.

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Available in 10 standard colors for polyethersulfone, polysulfone, and polyphenylsulfone polymers, Color Concentrates offer resistance to heat, fire, and oxidation, making them suitable for aerospace, automotive, telecommunications, and healthcare applications. Sustainable color solutions are formulated without heavy metals and use pigment dispersion techniques that promote consistent coloring and optimize homogenization for efficient processing and minimized waste.

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PolyOne Launches Colorant Chromatics High-Performance Solutions for Polysulfone Applications

DÜSSELDORF, Germany — Colorant Chromatics, a subsidiary of PolyOne Corporation and a global specialist in coloring and formulating high-temperature polymers, today introduced a new range of color concentrates for high-performance polysulfone applications that enhances color consistency and streamlines product development for increased speed to market.

PolyOne will be showcasing this new color range and additional Colorant Chromatics solutions at K 2013 in Düsseldorf from 16 - 23 October (Hall 8a / Stand J13).

"Our expertise in coloring high-temperature polymers helps customers improve their processes and product quality to succeed in specialty markets where short lead times and smaller volumes are often required," explains Barto du Plessis, general manager, Colorant Chromatics. "Expanding our portfolio to include a standard color range for polysulfones gives processors added flexibility to diversify into new markets with quality materials that can help them grow their businesses."

This new colorant range features ten standard colors for polyethersulfone (PES), polysulfone (PSU) and polyphenylsulfone (PPSU) polymers which offer resistance to heat, fire and oxidation - making them appropriate for a variety of applications in industries such as aerospace, automotive, telecommunications and healthcare.

These sustainable color solutions are formulated without heavy metals and use state-of-the-art pigment dispersion techniques that promote consistent coloring and improve homogenization for more efficient processing and reduced waste.

"This range of products can simplify and speed up the product development process. In working closely with customers to learn about their operations, we are able to tailor formulations to meet the specific requirements of their applications," adds du Plessis.

For the full range of Colorant Chromatics solutions for high temperature polymers visit:

About PolyOne

PolyOne Corporation, with 2012 revenues of $2.9 billion, is a premier provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions. The company is dedicated to serving customers in diverse industries around the globe, by creating value through collaboration, innovation and an unwavering commitment to excellence. Guided by its Core Values, Sustainability Promise and No Surprises PledgeSM, PolyOne is committed to its customers, employees, communities and shareholders through ethical, sustainable and fiscally responsible principles. For more information, visit

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