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PolyOne to Shutter Eight Manufacturing Sites

3:42 PM MDT | August 4, 2008 | Rebecca Coons

PolyOne says it will close one U.K. and seven North American production facilities during the next nine months and transfer production to remaining sites. About 150 jobs will be affected, the company says. The planned shutdowns include: color and additives plants at Commerce, CA and St. Peters, MO; specialty coatings and resins plants at Sussex, WI and Bolton, U.K.; specialty engineered material plants at Macedonia, OH and Valleyfield, PQ; and a vinyls compounds plant at Placquemine, LA. The closures will help to mitigate the impact of declining demand in the...

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