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Eastman Chemical Company
Profile last edited on: 12/29/2015

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Major Corp
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Key People / Management

  James P Rogers -- Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer and Pres

  Cynthia Arnold -- Vice President Of Technology

  Betty Joy Boshears -- Senior Intellectual Prope

  Maureen Cannon --

  Karen Carman --

  Daniel E Cherwin --

  Robert Clemens -- Vice President Technology

  Charles B DeGreen Jr --

  Mary Fanslow -- Supervisor, Research Library Services

  William M Fortenberry -- Director, Corporate Devel

  Roger Mowen -- Chief Information Officer

  Greg P Nelson -- Vice President Corporate

  Gregory Nelson -- Vice President Corporate

  Mark E Proffitt -- Managing Director

  W Robert Wagner Jr --

  Stewart Witzeman --

  Jonathan D Wood -- Patent Attorney

  George Zima --

Location Information

200 South Wilcox Drive
Kingsport, TN 37662
   (423) 229-2000

Public Profile

Eastman Chemical Company engages in the manufacture and sale of chemicals, plastics, and fibers in the United States and internationally. The company operates in five segments: Coatings, Adhesives, Specialty Polymers, and Inks (CASPI); Fibers; Performance Chemicals and Intermediates (PCI); Performance Polymers; and the Specialty Plastics (SP). The CASPI segment manufactures resins, specialty polymers, and solvents that are used in the production of paints and coatings, inks, adhesives, and other formulated products. The Fibers segment offers Estron acetate tow and Estrobond triacetin plasticizers used in cigarette filters; Estron natural and Chromspun solution-dyed acetate yarns for use in apparel, home furnishings, and industrial fabrics; and cellulose acetate flake and acetyl raw materials for acetate fiber producers. The PCI segment offers intermediates; performance chemicals; and complex organic molecules, such as diketene derivatives, specialty ketones, and specialty anhydrides for pharmaceutical, fiber, and food and beverage ingredients, which are used in specialty market applications. This segment?s products are used in various markets and end uses, including agrochemical, transportation, beverages, nutrition, pharmaceuticals, coatings, flooring, medical devices, photographic and imaging, household products, polymers, textiles, and industrials. The Performance Polymers segment provides polyethylene terephthalate for use in beverage and food packaging, as well as in personal care product packaging, health care and pharmaceutical uses, household products, carpet fibers, and industrial packaging applications. The SP segment offers specialty copolyesters and cellulosic plastics, which are used in specialty packaging, in-store fixtures and displays, consumer and durable goods, medical goods, consumer packaging, photographic film, optical film, fibers/nonwovens, tapes/labels, and LCD?s. The company was founded in 1920 and is headquartered in Kingsport, Tennessee.

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