Eastman Recognized for Pandemic Response Initiatives

November 5, 2020 Eastman Recognized for Pandemic Response Initiatives

Eastman Chemical Co. has been named the recipient of the Tennessee Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s 2020 Special Edition Environment and Energy Award.

Eastman was named the Tennessee Tri-Star Champion for the company’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The chamber of commerce recognized Eastman for its repurposing initiatives, commitment to operational health and safety, and its community outreach.

“The Tennessee Chamber recognizes that many Tennessee businesses have undergone impressive operational changes to overcome the many hurdles presented by COVID-19,” said Mark Costa, Eastman CEO. “I’m incredibly proud that Eastman was presented with this award for our commitment to doing all we can to keep our team members and communities safe and to supplying our customers with the critical materials they count on now more than ever during this challenging time.”

About Eastman Chemical
Kingsport, Tennessee-based Eastman Chemical Co. manufactures a broad range of solvents and solutions including adhesives, fibers, and cleaning chemicals. For more information, visit