FAIRLAWN, Ohio, Sept. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OMNOVA Solutions (NYSE: OMN) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Kevin McMullen will speak at the KeyBanc Capital Markets Basic Materials and Packaging Conference in Boston on Wednesday, September 12, 2012. Presentation slides will be available on the OMNOVA Solutions website ( www.omnova.com) on the morning of September 12. OMNOVA Solutions Inc. is a technology-based company with sales for the twelve months ending May 31, 2012 of $1.2 billion and a global workforce of approximately 2,300. OMNOVA is an innovator of emulsion polymers, specialty chemicals, and decorative and functional surfaces for a variety of commercial, industrial and residential end uses. Visit OMNOVA Solutions on the internet at www.omnova.com. SOURCE OMNOVA Solutions Inc.
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