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Eastman Named to Victory Media’s 2017 Military Friendly® Employers List

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KINGSPORT, Tenn., November 14, 2016/ /3BL Media/ - Eastman announced today that it has earned the 2017 Military Friendly® Employer designation by Victory Media, publisher of G.I. Jobs®STEM JobsSM, and Military Spouse

University of Tennessee Chancellor Jimmy Cheek Talks up Eastman Education Partnership

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KINGSPORT, Tenn., September 24, 2015 /3BL Media/ — University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UTK), Chancellor Jimmy Cheek touted his school’s research partnership with Eastman Chemical Co. and recruited Dobyns-Bennett juniors and seniors during day one of a statewide bus tour on Monday.

After the university’s “Big Orange Big Ideas” bus rolled into the Kingsport Chamber of Commerce parking lot, Cheek stepped out and stepped inside the Eastman Board Room to make his pitch to about 50 business leaders and city officials.

Eastman's Emphasis on Connecting Students to Real World Experiences Highlighted at TN Governor Haslam’s Summit

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NASHVILLE, Tenn., September 24, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Introducing students to real-world experience in high school and improving assistance for students transitioning from two- to four-year colleges were among the suggestions business and education leaders offered to Gov. Bill Haslam on Monday as they gave him feedback on his program to improve graduation rates in Tennessee.

Eastman Issues 2015 Sustainability Report, Gaining Momentum

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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:

Eastman and DM Thomas Foundation Launch Ducks for Change: River Dash

New mobile app featuring novelty ducks makes a splash
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KINGSPORT, Tenn., July 10, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Eastman and the DM Thomas Foundation for Young People (DMTFYP) celebrate the launch of “Ducks for Change: River Dash,” an interactive mobile application game in support of the Ducks for Change initiative.

Window Film Training Program Opens Doors

Eastman’s new manufacturing training program in Virginia is changing lives.
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June 11, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Ben Davis was working 50 hours a week to support his family. When he heard of the Center for Advanced Film Manufacturing (CAFM) and the potential to enter the window film workforce, he knew it was a great opportunity.

“It was a struggle taking care of my wife and one-year-old girl on a few hours of sleep, but I kept my eyes on the goal of a career working with Eastman,” Davis said.

Eastman Hosts ACS National Chemistry Week Celebration for Area 4th Graders


KINGSPORT, Tenn. — Area fourth-graders Tuesday made plastic fossils, learned about the chemistry of firefighting through demonstration and saw practical applications of fluorescence firsthand.

It was all part of the Celebration of Chemistry for 4th Graders, held Tuesday and again today at the Eastman Employee Center and sponsored by the Northeast Tennessee Section of the American Chemical Society (NETSACS).

Eastman Chemical Company Receives Energy Efficiency Awards for 21st Consecutive Year

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KINGSPORT, Tenn., May 7, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Eastman Chemical Company was one of 16 American Chemistry Council (ACC) members honored at the annual ACC Responsible Care® Conference and Expo for implementing energy-efficiency improvements in 2013.

Eastman received 5 of the 50 awards presented for outstanding projects, marking the 21st consecutive year the company has earned energy efficiency awards from ACC.

LLumar® Window Film Educates the Public on Risk of Sun Damage Behind the Wheel

May is National Skin Cancer Awareness Month
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St. Louis, May 5, 2014 /3BL Media/ -- Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN), manufacturer of LLumar® window film, is educating consumers on the risk of sun damage in places that may surprise people. To help kick off Skin Cancer Awareness Month, Eastman will be providing skin protection tips and hosting a sweepstakes on their Facebook page May 8-30th. The sweepstakes winner will receive free window film professionally installed on their vehicle and $1,000 Visa® prepaid card.

Wellmont, Eastman, Food City Encourage People, Businesses To Participate In Healthier Tennessee

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KINGSPORT, Tenn., April 22, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Three of the region's most prominent and respected organizations, which have worked extensively to improve people's health, are encouraging individuals and businesses to support a statewide initiative that promotes wellness.


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