October 30, 2003 - Posted at 7:49 a.m. CDT
CLEVELAND, OH - The PolyOne Corporation plant in Wynne is closing.
The Cleveland, Ohio-based company says it will also close a plant in DeForest, Wisconsin. A total of 230 jobs will be lost. Both plants make polymers used in plastics.
PolyOne will transfer the work to plants in Burton in northeast Ohio; Dyersburg, Tennessee, and Kennedale, Texas.
PolyOne has 8,000 employees worldwide. It was formed in the consolidation of The Geon Company and M-A Hanna Company.