Eastman Chemical Co.

Eastman Chemical Co. pursues the launch of an innovative advanced circular recycling technology that uses polyester waste, which cannot be recycled by current mechanical methods... Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

Eastman Chemical Co. was originally founded nearly 100 years ago in Kingsport, Tennessee, so Cari Parker is naturally excited to celebrate the company's centennial anniversary at her facility in 2020. Read more

Current Issue

According to Chris Tisdale, associate director of the implementation and downstream and chemicals sector committee for the Construction Industry Institute (CII), the benefits of implementing advanced work packaging (AWP) are numerous. Read more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

Eastman Chemical Co. has completed a new isobutyric acid manufacturing facility at its Kingsport, Tennessee site, and expects production to begin within the next few weeks. Read more


Texas Chemical Council & Association of Chemical Industry of Texas Annual Industry Luncheon – Oct 11, 2018 Read more

BIC Attends

According to Randy Pound, global manufacturing director of maintenance and reliability for Olin Corp., there are two types of maintenance cultures: reactive and proactive. Read more

Maintenance & Reliability

SABIC and ExxonMobil have created a new joint venture to advance development of the Gulf Coast Growth Ventures project...Braskem has committed up to $675 million toward the design and construction of the new polypropylene production line named Delta. Read more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

Plant Managers and the Texas City-La Marque Chamber of Commerce gave a State of Industry address at the Charles Doyle Convention Center in Texas City. Read more

BIC Attends

Chevron startsup polyethylene units at Old Ocean; Eastman Chemical Co. completes exapansion at St. Gabriel facility; Dow starts its production facilities in Freeport; Arkema will increase production capacity in Calvert City Read more


  • Cari Parker, Eastman Kingsport

    Cari Parker, Eastman Kingsport

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