Webcast Alert: PolyOne Corporation Announces Analyst Meeting Webcast

February 4, 2003

CLEVELAND, Feb 4, 2003 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- PolyOne Corporation
(NYSE: POL) announces the following Webcast:

    What:     PolyOne Corporation Analyst Meeting

    When:     Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2003 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern

    Where:    http://www.firstcallevents.com/service/ajwz371951319gf12.html

    How:      Live over the Internet -- Simply log on to the web at the
              address above.

    Contact:  Dennis Cocco, Chief Investor and Communication Officer,

If you are unable to participate during the live webcast, the call will be
archived at http://www.polyone.com.

PolyOne Corporation, with revenues approximating $2.6 billion, is an
international polymer services company with operations in thermoplastic
compounds, specialty resins, specialty polymer formulations, engineered films,
color and additive systems, elastomer compounding and thermoplastic resin
distribution. Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, PolyOne has 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

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SOURCE PolyOne Corporation

CONTACT: Dennis Cocco, Chief Investor and Communication Officer of
PolyOne Corporation, +1-216-589-4018

URL: http://www.polyone.com