PolyOne Corporation - POL Announces 1st Qtr 2002 Earnings Conference Call; Wednesday, May 1, 2002 at 9 am ET

April 29, 2002

CLEVELAND--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 29, 2002--PolyOne Corporation
(NYSE: POL), an international services company will hold its quarterly
conference call to discuss first quarter results and 2002 outlook on
Wednesday, May 1, 2002 at 9 am ET.

This call is being webcast by CCBN and can be accessed at
PolyOne's web site at www.polyone.com.

The webcast is also be distributed over CCBN's Investor
Distribution Network to both institutional and individual investors.
Individual investor can listen to the call through CCBN's individual
investor center at www.companyboardroom.com or by visiting any of the
investor sites in CCBN's Individual Investor Network such as America
Online's Personal Finance Channel, Fidelity Investments(R)
(Fidelity.com) and others. Institutional investors can access the call
via CCBN's password protected event management site, StreetEvents
(www.streetevents.com). StreetEvents allows institutional investors to
identify, organize, and track the hundreds of conference calls that
occur each day during earnings season, to download events of interest
to their Outlook calendar, and to RSVP to events online.

About PolyOne

PolyOne Corporation, with annual revenues approaching $3 billion,
is an international polymer services company with operations in
thermoplastic compounds, specialty vinyl resins, specialty polymer
formulations, engineered films, color and additive systems, elastomer
compounding, and thermoplastic resin distribution. Headquartered in
Cleveland, PolyOne has more than 8,000 employees at manufacturing
sites in North America, Europe, Asia and Australia, and joint ventures
in North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia.
Information on the Company's products and services can be found at


CONTACT: PolyOne Corporation
Dennis A. Cocco, 216/589-4018; fax: 216/589-4077