Eastman Issues 2015 Sustainability Report, Gaining Momentum

Jul 22, 2015 12:00 PM ET
Press Release

July 22, 2015 /3BL Media/ Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN) today announced the release of its 2015 sustainability report, Gaining Momentum. Covering data through 2014, the report continues to provide a review of the company’s progress against its sustainability strategy and goals and is compliant with Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) guidelines.

Eastman’s report is available in a fully interactive online format and has an option to “build your own report” for customized downloading and printing.  Highlights include:

  • Continued focus on environmental stewardship and improvement, including energy efficiency, emissions and water conservation
  • Strengthened value chain engagement to address challenges and global macro trends, including Together for Sustainability (TfS) and World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD)
  • Establishment of a new Corporate Social Responsibility team dedicated to embedding Eastman’s societal commitments globally

The report is available at www.eastman.com/sustainability.

Eastman Chemical Company
Eastman is a global specialty chemical company that produces a broad range of products found in items people use every day.  With a portfolio of specialty businesses, Eastman works with customers to deliver innovative products and solutions while maintaining a commitment to safety and sustainability.  Its market-driven approaches take advantage of world-class technology platforms and leading positions in attractive end-markets such as transportation, building and construction and consumables. Eastman focuses on creating consistent, superior value for all stakeholders.  As a globally diverse company, Eastman serves customers in approximately 100 countries and had 2014 revenues of approximately $9.5 billion.  The company is headquartered in Kingsport, Tennessee, USA and employs approximately 15,000 people around the world. For more information, visit www.eastman.com.

Media Contact:
Amanda Allman
Eastman Chemical Company