OnColor™ HC Colorants for Healthcare

OnColor™ HC Plus

Choose from a wide selection of healthcare-friendly colorants

PolyOne supports OEMs, processors and converters with a full line of colorants specially formulated for healthcare environments.  Select from a broad range of USP Class VI-certified color concentrates – already approved for use in most polymers destined for the healthcare industry. We can also develop custom formulations based on your needs.

For bio-compatibility requirements, we offer OnColor HC Plus – colorants that have been tested across a wide range of polymers and are certified to meet or exceed USP Class VI and ISO 10993.

Need more? Let’s discuss how a Smartbatch™ formulation, including healthcare-approved additives and colorants together in a single engineered pellet, can help you overcome manufacturing challenges.



Collaborate with our development and testing experts at our laboratories and design centers around the world to explore more.

  • Color concentrates developed to meet or exceed USP Class VI and ISO 10993
  • Medical-grade raw materials formulated without heavy metals, phthalates and BPA
  • World-class FDA cGMP program
  • Batch traceability and formulation lockdown provisions
  • Custom color development with turnaround time to accelerate speed to market


Name Category Description  
Color and Additives Solutions Overview
BU Overview
Customized color and additive solutions
Colorants & Additives for Healthcare - Application Bulletin
Application Bulletin
Essential polymer solutions for critical healthcare applications
Dental Floss Container - Case Study
Case Study
OnColor™ HC Colorants used to streamline color development and production of dental floss containers
OnColor HC - Product Bulletin
Product Bulletin
Polymer colorants formulated specifically for healthcare product applications
OnColor™ HC Plus - Product Bulletin
Product Bulletin
Meet USP Class VI and ISO 10993 bio-compatibility requirements; product description, value and applications