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Our lives are getting busier, and the need to be productive is more critical than ever. Every day, consumers are demanding products that support their busy, multi-tasking lifestyles.

We can provide solutions for the office or home, with materials, design, colorants and additives that span both spaces. Our solutions help improve the functionality, appearance and overall performance of your products. So your consumers can be ready for anything throughout the day. 

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  • Filing/storage
  • Safes and lockboxes

Technologies
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Technologies
NAME CATEGORY DESCRIPTION  
Alternatives to Nylon 6,6 - Brochure Brochure Learn about possible material alternatives to nylon 6,6 in response to current shortages View
Anti-Counterfeiting - What Brand Owners Need to Know - White Paper White Paper Counterfeiting is a serious and fast growing problem in business, but in this white paper, Avient outlines the detriments of counterfeiting, and what you can do to combat this phenomenon View
Antimicrobial Phone Case Application Snapshot Versaflex™ CE 3320-80 enhanced solution that included antimicrobial properties and stain resistance View
Appliance Flexible Seal - Case Study Case Study Equipment manufacturer heats up profits with a cool OnFlex™ TPE solution View
Automated External Defibrillator - Case Study Case Study Custom OnFlex™ solution exceeds expectations in life saving cardiac device View
Automotive Cup Holder Mat Application Snapshot OnFlex™ AF TPE delivered global solution for a cup holder mat with excellent low VOC/FOG properties and high-quality, low gloss surface finish View
Automotive HVAC Flap (English) Application Snapshot OnFlex™ LO meets VIAQ standards for low VOC/FOG and reduced processing time (English language version) View
Automotive HVAC Flap (Spanish) Application Snapshot OnFlex™ LO meets VIAQ standards for low VOC/FOG and reduced processing time (Spanish language version) View
Automotive Interior Tray Meets VIAQ Standards Application Snapshot OnFlex™ S meets VIAQ standards for low VOC/FOG plus easy processing View
Automotive Interior Tray Meets VIAQ Standards (Spanish) Application Snapshot OnFlex™ S meets VIAQ standards for low VOC/FOG plus easy processing (Spanish Version) View
Automotive Lighting IR Lens Application Snapshot Edgetek™ ET9400-8005 IR Formulation provided color customization for automotive lighting IR lens of sensor View
Automotive Outside Rear-View Mirror Gasket Application Snapshot Custom Thermoplastic Elastomer provides UV resistance and processability for automotive outside rear-view mirror gasket View
Avient Solutions for Fiber Optic Cable Application Bulletin Explore material solutions for fiber optic cable, including engineered fibers, specialty engineered materials, colorants, and additives View
Catheters & Specialty Medical Tubing - Product Selection Guide Product Selection Guide Explore the flexible material solutions for catheters and specialty medical tubing View
Cesa™ and FastMark™ Laser Marking Additives For Wire and Cable Industry - Product Bulletin Product Bulletin Description of laser marking process and value of Cesa™ and FastMark™ additives in the wire and cable industry View
Cesa™ and Smartbatch™ Lasermarking - Technical Bulletin Technical Bulletin Features and benefits of lasermarking for the wire and cable industry, which use Cesa™ and Smartbatch™ solutions View
Cesa™ Laser Marking Solutions for the Transportation Industry Brochure Learn more about laser marking for the transportation industry View
Challenges of In-House Plastisol Production Product Bulletin Considerations for producing plastisol in-house View
Chemically Compatible TPEs for Cosmetic Packaging - Application Bulletin Application Bulletin Learn how Avient’s chemically compatible Versaflex™ PKG thermoplastic elastomers provide a wide range of tactile finishes and surface textures View
Chemically Resistant Polymers for Next Generation Devices White Paper Examine the damaging effects chemicals can have on the plastic components and learn about preventing environmental stress cracking in consumer and healthcare applications View
Clip & Lock Closure for Food Containers Application Snapshot Versaflex™ Thermoplastic Elastomer improves performance and meets food compliance regulations for clip and lock closure View
Coffee Machine Seal Application Snapshot Custom Versaflex™ formulation with excellent peel force performance to meet the sealing requirements View
Color and Additives Solutions Overview BU Overview Colorant and additives overview and capabilities View
Color Trends in Packaging Brochure Color & Insights report: 2019 View
Color Trends in Pet Products Brochure Color & Insights Report: January 2022 View
ColorMatrix™ Fiber Colorant Solutions - Product Bulletin (English) Product Bulletin ColorMatrix™ Fiber Colorant Solutions combine advanced liquid color formulations with state-of-the-art, high-pressure metering equipment to enable late-stage injection of liquid color in polyester melt extrusion spin coloring processes. (English language version) View
ColorMatrix™ Fiber Colorants - Product Bulletin (Chinese) Product Bulletin ColorMatrix™ Fiber Colorant Solutions combine advanced liquid color formulations with state-of-the-art, high-pressure metering equipment to enable late-stage injection of liquid color in polyester melt extrusion spin coloring processes. (Chinese language version) View
ColorMatrix™ Liquid Color - Product Selection Guide (Russian) Product Selection Guide ColorMatrix™ liquid color guide (Russian language version) View
ColorMatrix™ PET Packaging - Product Selection Guide (Portuguese) Product Selection Guide Brief overview of factors to consider when choosing PET as a packaging material and ColorMatrix™ product summary (Portugese language version) View
ColorMatrix™ PET Packaging - Product Selection Guide (Spanish) Product Selection Guide Brief overview of factors to consider when choosing PET as a packaging material and ColorMatrix™ product summary (Spanish language version) View
ColorMatrix™ Select - Product Bulletin Product Bulletin Rapid Color Prototyping Technology View
Compound Bow Grip Application Snapshot Nymax™ nylon substrate and Versaflex™ TPE overmold combine to deliver structural integrity and comfort for archery OEM View
Computer Mouse - Case Study Case Study Versaflex™ TPE used to create ergonomic computer mouse with soft-touch qualities View
Contact Lens Container - Case Study Case Study Custom Versaflex™ formulation enhances contact lens container manufacturing productivity View
CORE™ Vinyl Plastisols - Product Bulletin Product Bulletin Product description, key characteristics, markets and applications View
Cosmetic Dropper Application Snapshot Versaflex™ Thermoplastic Elastomers improved chemical resistance for cosmetic droppers View
Counterfeiting, Are Your Devices at Risk? - Article Article From stethoscopes to syringes, the influx of imitation medical devices threatens to erode not only revenues, but also brand equity. Find out how to take action against these risks with authentication technologies.  View
Cover of Air Cushion Powder Compact Application Snapshot Delivered chemically resistant material with excellent sealing properties and good resilience to achieve requested performance View
Customized Versaflex™ TPE for Resuscitator Bag Application Snapshot Customized Versaflex™ TPE delivered process improvement and met customer's request for a vinyl alternative without sacrificing performance  View
Disposable Syringe Plunger (English) Application Snapshot Versaflex™ HC 2110-57B enhanced long-term sealing performance for disposable syringe plunger (English language version) View
Disposable Syringe Plunger (Spanish) Application Snapshot Versaflex™ HC 2110-57B enhanced long-term sealing performance for disposable syringe plunger (Spanish language version) View
Edgetek™ BIO Bio-filled Polymers - Difas Toothbrush - Application Snapshot Application Snapshot Learn how leading Turkish toothbrush brand, Difas, utilized bio-filled polymers for a new sustainable toothbrush  View
Edgetek™ ET8900 CR Series - Processing Guide Processing Guides Injection molding parameters and processing guides for these advanced, chemically resistant Edgetek™ materials View
Edgetek™ ET8900 CR Series - Technical Bulletin Technical Bulletin Explore comparison data and performance properties of these chemically resistant Edgetek thermoplastics that show outstanding chemical resistance to common consumer disinfectants View
Edgetek™ Formulation Screw Driver Handle Application Snapshot Edgetek™ formulation enhances aesthetics and impact resistance in screw driver handle View
Edgetek™ High Performance Formulations - Processing Guide Processing Guides Applicable to multiple products; injection molding parameters, startup and shutdown, mold design, and troubleshooting recommendations for Edgetek™ High Performance Formulations View
Edgetek™ Toughed PPA Formulations - Technical Bulletin Technical Bulletin Learn about the high-heat and low moisture absorption performance of polyphthalamide (PPA) formulations View
Electrical Junction Boxes - Case Study Case Study OnFlex™ S HF TPEs provide non-halogen solution for electrical junction box View
Ergonomic Design Guide Design Guide Take a closer look at ergonomic grip design considerations for improving interactions with handheld devices View
Fishing Rod Handle Application Snapshot Edgetek™ Glass-Filled Thermoplastics provided toughness and stiffness to fishing rod handle View
Fishing Tool Grip Application Snapshot Avient Design services and a custom Versaflex™ wet grip TPE combine to deliver an optimized and aesthetically differentiated fishing tool for outdoor gear OEM View
Footwear Insert Application Snapshot Customized a formulation to achieve super soft gel performance without a tacky finish View
Garden Sprayer Grip - Case Study Case Study OnFlex-S™ used for overmolding handgrips onto ABS resin View
Global Presence and UV Resistance for Oscillating Sprinkler Application Snapshot OnFlex™ S KE provides superior UV resistance and global presence for oscillating sprinkler View
GLS™ TPE Automotive Solutions Improve Vehicle Air Quality with TPEs for Automotive HVAC Flaps - Product Bulletin Product Bulletin Improve vehicle air quality with TPEs for automotive HVAC flaps View
GLS™ TPE Infant Care Solutions Guide - Product Selection Guide (Chinese) Product Selection Guide Ideal TPEs for safe, durable and regulatory compliant applications like pacifiers, bottles and bathtubs (Chinese language version) View
GLS™ TPE Infant Care Solutions Guide - Product Selection Guide (English) Product Selection Guide Ideal TPEs for safe, durable and regulatory compliant applications like pacifiers, bottles and bathtubs (English language version) View
GLS™ TPE Soft-Touch Grips Indoor - Application Bulletin Application Bulletin Value information and price comparison of GLS™ TPE soft-touch grips for indoor applications View
GLS™ TPE Soft-Touch Grips Outdoor - Application Bulletin Application Bulletin Value information and price comparison of GLS™ TPE soft-touch grips for outdoor applications     View
GLS™ TPEs - Injection Molding Guide Design Guide Guide to part design, mold design, hot runner systems, overmolding, machine selection, material handling and preparation, processing conditions and troubleshooting for GLS™ solutions View
GLS™ TPEs - Overmolding Guide Design Guide Guide to overmolding material selection, part and mold design, material handling and preparation, TPE injection molding, processing, maximizing adhesion and troubleshooting for GLS™ TPEs View
GLS™ TPEs for Automotive Fasteners and Clips - Product Bulletin Product Bulletin Enable long-term performance with GLS™ TPEs for automotive fasteners and clips View
GLS™ TPEs Packaging Selection Guide - Product Selection Guide Product Selection Guide GLS™ TPEs for soft touch packaging solutions View
GLS™ Versaflex™ PF - Technical Bulletin Technical Bulletin Versaflex™ PF formulations are specially developed for the manufacture of co-extruded surface protective films View
GLS™ Versaflex™ PF - Technical Bulletin (Chinese) Technical Bulletin Versaflex™ PF formulations are specially developed for the manufacture of co-extruded surface protective films (Chinese language version) View
GLS™ Versaflex™ TPEs for Packaging - Product Selection Guide Product Selection Guide Chemical resistant solutions for cosmetic, personal care and household packaging View
Gravi-Tech™ Density Modified Formulations and Versaflex™ TPEs for Cosmetics Packaging Webinars & Videos Enhance your cosmetic packaging with Gravi-Tech and Versaflex solutions View
Haptics and Vibration Damping for Power Tool Handle Application Snapshot Versaflex OM 6258 improves haptics and vibration damping for power tool handle  View
Heat Shield Component For LED Headlamp Application Snapshot Custom PA grade provides thermal and electrical conductivity for headlamp LED heat shield component  View
Heat Sink Material for LED Application Snapshot Therma-Tech™ provides thermal and electrical conductivity for high powered LED heat sink View
HIVIZ® Shooting Systems Recoil Pad Application Snapshot Custom GLS™ TPE enhances user comfort and durability in recoil pad View
How to Perfect Thermal Management in LED Lighting Applications Article Learn how polymers can improve heat management, reduce weight, and expand design freedom View
Hoyt VITALPOINT Grip - Case Study Case Study Learn how Versaflex™ Soft-Touch Thermoplastic Elastomers enhanced accuracy and comfort while maintaining grip design for archery bow View
Impress™ High Gloss Colorants - Product Bulletin (Chinese) Product Bulletin Product description, value solution, key characteristics, target market, applications and technology components (Chinese language version) View
Impress™ High Gloss Colorants - Product Bulletin (English) Product Bulletin Product description, value solution, key characteristics, target market, applications and technology components (English language version) View
Improved Comfort and Aesthetics for CPAP Tube Application Snapshot Versaflex™ CL2250 improved comfort and aesthetics to CPAP tubing View
Light Weighting & Thermal Conductivity for Circuit Board Heat Exchanger Application Snapshot Therma-Tech™ provides light weighting and thermal conductivity for circuit board heat exchanger  View
Lightweight and Kink Resistant Garden Hose Application Snapshot Customized Versaflex™ TPE enables lightweighting and improves kink resistance and performance View
MAM Learn to Drink™ Cup (English) Application Snapshot Versaflex™ FFC enhanced consumer appeal and met Europe's food contact regulations for Learn to Drink™ Cup (English language version) View
MAM Learn to Drink™ Cup (Spanish) Application Snapshot Versaflex™ FFC enhanced consumer appeal and met Europe's food contact regulations for Learn to Drink™ Cup (Spanish language version) View
Microbial susceptibility of various polymers and evaluation of thermoplastic elastomers with antimicrobial additives White Paper Examine the technical details of our research study to test against microbial attack, including the efficacy of GLS™ TPES with antimicrobial additives View
OnColor™ Brilliant Metallics - Product Bulletin (Chinese) Product Bulletin Learn how OnColor Brilliant Metallic Colorants produce a striking look for polymer parts (Chinese language version) View
OnColor™ Brilliant Metallics - Product Bulletin (English) Product Bulletin Learn how OnColor Brilliant Metallic Colorants produce a striking look for polymer parts (English language version) View
OnFlex™ Thermoplastic Elastomers - Industry Bulletin Industry Bulletin/Overview Delivering thermoplastic elastomer solutions for automotive applications. View
Optical Clarity for Phone Case Application Snapshot Versaflex™ CE 3320-80 custom solution to enhance stain resistance and tensile strength View
Overmolding and Stain Resistance Wireless Power Bank Application Snapshot Customized Versaflex™ CE grade provides an over molding solution with stain resistance for wireless power bank View
Panels for Off-Road Vehicles Application Snapshot Ten engineered material and Masterbatch solutions provided global service improvements for panels on off-road vehicles View
PET Bottle for Hair Care Application Snapshot OnColor™ Frost PET Effect delivered customized color and anti-UV combination for hair care bottle View
Philips Avent Milk Bottle Seal (English) Application Snapshot Versaflex™ FFC2882-87 provided safe sealing performance for Philips Avent Milk Bottle (English language version) View
Philips Avent Milk Bottle Seal (Spanish) Application Snapshot Versaflex™ FFC2882-87 provided safe sealing performance for Philips Avent Milk Bottle (Spanish language version) View
Pocket Knife Handle Application Snapshot Bergamid™ polymer formulations and GLS™ TPEs replace metal and provide comfort and usability for Swiss soldiers pocket knife View
Pocket Knife Handle - Case Study Case Study Bergamid™ polymer formulations and GLS™ TPEs replace metal and provide comfort and usability for Swiss soldiers pocket knife View
Polymer Heat Sinks for LED Lighting Article A shift from metal to Therma-Tech™ formulation drives improved product line for LED component manufacturer View
Polyolefins – Aligning with Sustainability Goals Brochure Overview of ways to achieve sustainability using polyolefins View
Pressure and Non-Pressure Pipes Application Snapshot Provided liquid colorant and dosing equipment for pipe manufacturer View
Recoil Pad for Rifle - Case Study Case Study Custom HIVIZ recoil pad materials deliver superior recoil reduction and exceptional durability to a high-end rifle manufacturer View
Safety and Durability for Dog Toy Application Snapshot Versaflex™ provides safe, tear resistant material for dog toy View
Scratch Resistance and Colorability For Power Tool Handle Application Snapshot OnFlex™ S KE Series provides scratch resistance and colorability for powertool handle  View
Sealing of Nebulizer Lid Application Snapshot Provided easy injection molding process and pass durability test with good wear resistance View
Seat Buckle System Colorants Application Snapshot SmartBatch™ Color & Additive MasterBatch system of three colors that met requirements for critical safety components View
SEM MCCB Phase Barrier - Application Bulletin Application Bulletin Reduce possibility of molded case circuit breaker failure with TPE phase barriers View
Services Capabilities Overview Brochures & Product Information Discover the comprehensive technical services available through Specialty Engineered Materials at Avient to assist customers View
Shock Absorbing Running Shoe Application Snapshot Customized TPE enhances shock absorption in running shoe View
Slip Resistance Vacuum Cleaner Wheel Application Snapshot Versaflex™ provides colorability and slip resistance in vacuum cleaner wheel  View
Smart Alternative for Heat Dissipation Yields Savings Article Read how a manufacturer cut heat sink costs and improved agility for LED lighting assemblies by replacing aluminum with Therma-Tech™ thermally conductive polymers View
Smart Materials™ for Mobile Phone Cases - eBook eBook Consider design trends, materials and processing options when designing your new phone case models.  View
Soft Foam Ammo for Toy Application Snapshot Versaflex™ Thermoplastic Elastomer developed a TPE solution with consistent quality that met tight durometer specifications and improved yield View
Stat-Tech for ADAS Sensors and ECUs - Application Bulletin Application Bulletin Learn how Stat-Tech material makes the difference in automotive ADAS sensors, cameras and ECU housings View
Stat-Tech™ Fire Alarm Application Snapshot Stat-Tech™ ST7400-8010 ESD Formulations improved electrical conductivity for fire alarm View
Stat-Tech™ Static Dissipative and Electrically Conductive Formulations - Processing Guide Processing Guides Injection molding parameters, startup and shutdown, mold design and troubleshooting recommendations for Stat-Tech™ Static Dissipative and Conductive Formulations View
Storage and Handling of Vinyl Plastisols - Technical Bulletin Technical Bulletin Proper handling and storage practices for vinyl plastisols to maximize shelf life View
Surgical Torque Wrench Application Snapshot Formulated a specialty thermoplastic that retained physical properties and dimensional stability under various testing conditions  View
Therma-Tech for ADAS Sensors and ECUs - Product Bulletin Product Bulletin Learn how Therma-Tech material makes the difference in automotive adas sensors, cameras and ECUs View
Therma-Tech™ Thermally Conductive Formulations - Processing Guide Processing Guides Injection molding parameters, startup and shutdown, mold design and troubleshooting recommendations for Therma-Tech™ Thermally Conductive Formulations View
Thermal and Electrical Conductivity for LED Heat Sink Application Snapshot Custom PA grade provides thermal and electrical conductivity for LED heat sink View
Thermal Conductivity for Heat Exchanger in Gas Recovery Application Snapshot Therma-Tech™ provide thermal conductivity for heat exchanger in gas recovery  View
Thermal Conductivity in Plate Heat Exchanger Application Snapshot Therma-Tech™ provides thermal conductivity in automotive heat exchanger  View
Thermoplastic Elastomers - Product Selection Guide Product Selection Guide Explore our product guide for innovative TPE solutions for thousands of applications View
Thermoplastic Elastomers for Healthcare - Industry Bulletin Industry Bulletin/Overview Delivering specialized thermoplastic elastomer solutions for demanding healthcare applications View
Tourniquet Band Application Snapshot Custom GLS™ Thermoplastic Elastomer replaced thermoset rubber for tourniquet band View
TPEs for Anti-Vibration Feet - Application Bulletin Application Bulletin Reduce movement of top load washing machines with TPEs for anti-vibration feet  View
TPEs for Home Appliances - Product Bulletin Product Bulletin GLS TPEs are designed to help you stand out from your competitors with reduced appliance movement and noise View
Vacuum Cleaner Gasket Application Snapshot Versaflex™ OM provides greater design and good sealing sealing properties for vacuum cleaner gasket  View
Vehicle HVAC System Colorants & Additives Application Snapshot Seven SmartBatch (color + effect additive) solutions combined to improve vehicle interior air quality (VAIC) View
Versaflex CE Blue Jean Stain Resistant TPEs - Application Bulletin Application Bulletin Learn how blue jean stain resistant TPEs make the difference for white and light-colored phone cases View
Versaflex CE Blue Jean Stain Resistant TPEs - Technical Bulletin Technical Bulletin Stain resistant TPEs for white or light-colored phone cases View
Versaflex™ CE TPEs for 5G Transparency - Application Bulletin Application Bulletin Minimize signal loss to enable high-speed connectivity with Versaflex™ CE 3140 TPEs with 5G transparency for phone cases and 5G devices View
Versaflex™ CE TPEs for 5G Transparency - Application Bulletin (Chinese) Application Bulletin Minimize signal loss to enable high-speed connectivity with Versaflex™ CE 3140 TPEs with 5G transparency for phone cases and 5G devices (Chinese language version) View
Versaflex™ TPEs for Portable Speaker Solutions - Product Bulletin (English) Product Bulletin Versaflex™ TPEs for portable speakers as a gasket and overmold applications for water and dust protection (English language version) View
Versaflex™ TPEs for Portable Speakers - Product Bulletin (Chinese) Product Bulletin Versaflex™ TPEs for portable speakers as a gasket and overmold applications for water and dust protection (Chinese language version) View
Versaflex™ XP Wet Grip TPE - Product Bulletin Product Bulletin Versaflex™ XP 2850 wet grip TPE provides exceptional wet kinetic COF performance for enhanced grip in wet environments View
Video Game Controller Grips - Case Study Case Study Glow-in-the-dark controller grips gain comfortable advantage with Versaflex™ OM View
Water Storage and Purification Equipment - Case Study Case Study Laser-marking additive, an authentication additive, and colorant— bundled into a single Smartbatch™ concentrate  View
Waterproof Speaker Gasket Application Snapshot Versaflex™ CE 3120-40 easily prevented ingress of dust and water View