Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN) is a global company whose products touch
the lives of people around the world every day. Headquartered in Kingsport,
Tennessee, U.S.A., Eastman manufactures and markets more than 1,200 chemicals,
fibers and plastics products.
While Eastman's products are not household words, they are used in thousands
of consumer products. The company is the world's largest supplier of polyester
plastics for packaging; a leading supplier of coatings raw materials,
specialty chemicals and plastics; and a major supplier of cellulose acetate
fibers and basic chemicals. Eastman is one of the top 10 global suppliers
of custom-manufactured fine chemicals for pharmaceuticals, agricultural
chemicals and other markets.