ST. PAUL, MN - Dyneon LLC, a 3M company headquartered in Oakdale, MN, has acquired the business of Hitech Polymers Inc., a manufacturer of specialty thermoplastic polymers and provider of toll thermoplastic compounding services based in Hebron, KY.

Hitech Polymers brings capabilities in polymer blending, alloying, formulation, ingredient compatibility and reactive polymer processing, which are critical to the process of creating compounds that can be molded into a wide variety of plastic components.

Dyneon manufactures high-performance materials in its fluoroplastics, fluoroelastomers and specialty additives product lines.