Eastman Chemical Company

Eastman Chemical Company

Eastman is a global specialty materials company that produces a broad range of products found in items people use every day. With the purpose of enhancing the quality of life in a material way, Eastman works with customers to deliver innovative products and solutions while maintaining a commitment to safety and sustainability. Headquartered in Kingsport, Tennessee, Eastman employs approximately 14,500 people around the world and serves customers in more than 100 countries.


PORTFOLIO-WIDE LEADERSHIP COMMITMENTS

32% GHG reduction in 10 years
20% reduction in Energy Intensity


Eastman Chemical Company IS PARTICIPATING IN THE FOLLOWING DOE PROGRAMS:

Better Climate Challenge   Better Plants Challenge   Low Carbon Pilot

Since the 1970s, Eastman’s energy policy has balanced the need for affordable energy supplies with the need to reduce the amount of energy needed to make our products. Eastman’s integrated manufacturing processes and use of combined heat and power (CHP) results in highly efficient operations.

Eastman received a 2017 Better Project Award for installing a combustion turbine burner that has improved steam production reliability and saved 156,000 MMBTU in annual energy consumption.

Eastman received a 2019 Better Project Award for devising a process to develop specialized versions of a chemical and reducing production energy costs by 42%, or $725,000 annually - Project Presentation.

Climate Challenge Commitment
13Facilities
Buildings Challenge Commitment
9Plants
GHG Emissions Goals
32%Reduction by 2030
Progress
Energy Goals
20%Reduction in Energy Intensity
Progress
13%Cumulative (vs. Baseline)