OMNOVA Solutions recently announced its 2012 Technology Award recipients. This annual award program reportedly recognizes exemplary technological contributions by associates in OMNOVA’s research and development, sales and marketing, technical service, operations, product management, and communications organizations.

Recipients hail from across the company’s global operations, including its corporate headquarters in Fairlawn, Ohio; Performance Chemicals business segment facilities in Akron, Ohio; Mogadore, Ohio; Chester, S.C.; and Fitchburg, Mass.; and Villejust and Le Havre, France. OMNOVA’s Engineered Surfaces business segment is also represented, with award winners from its facilities in Auburn, Pa.; Monroe, N.C.; Columbus, Miss.; Shanghai, China; and Rayong, Thailand.

“As a global company, we are continually taking actions that will enhance the value we deliver to our customers and lead to profitable growth,” said Kevin McMullen, chairman and CEO. “The cornerstone of these efforts is the enhancement of our existing competencies, as well as the development of new, sustainable products and processes for the future. These outstanding innovation teams have clearly strengthened our already robust and diverse technology base, positioning us to further meet the needs of the markets we serve and demonstrating our commitment as a responsible member of the communities in which we operate.”

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