23/02/2011

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PolyOne unveils new USP Class VI certified colorants for healthcare

John Van Hulle, president of PolyOne Global Color, Additives and Inks, explained, "This significant evolution of our OnColor HC offering reinforces our global commitment to the healthcare industry and our goal of providing value to our customers by helping them most effectively expand their business. For more than 30 years, we have worked closely with manufacturers globally in the healthcare industry. As a result we have a unique understanding of medical grade polymer colorant formulation and the stringent performance and regulatory specifications associated with healthcare products."OnColor HC Plus colorants for healthcare products, specialized pharmaceutical products, and medical devices are formulated with ingredients that have passed USP Class VI protocol testing. Colorants with this pre-certification will be available globally in both solid and liquid form by Q2 2011."Certification that these colorants comply with biocompatibility requirements provides our customers with the ability to more efficiently design and bring products to market," said Van Hulle. "OnColor HC Plus gives our customers the confidence to move forward with regulatory testing of their products, knowing PolyOne has pre-certified the formulations. In addition, the worldwide availability of this new portfolio of colorants will serve global customers seeking to maintain brand integrity across regions."

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