Eastman Overview

  • www.eastman.com
  • Kingsport, TN
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1920
  • Company - Public (EMN)
  • Chemical Manufacturing
  • $5 to $10 billion (USD)

CompetitorsDow, DuPont, Celanese
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Who We Are • A global specialty materials company headquartered in Kingsport, Tennessee • Approximately 14,500 employees and 50 manufacturing sites in 16 countries; serving customers in approximately 100 countries • A globally inclusive and diverse company • A company dedicated ...
Mission: Our Purpose: To enhance the quality of life in a material way.

Eastman Reviews

3.9
76%
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75%
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Mark J. Costa
Mark J. Costa
778 Ratings
20 Nov 2020
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"Learn More Knowledge And Employee Handle Skills"

Former Employee - Assistant Human Resources Manager in Coimbatore
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Neutral Outlook
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I worked at Eastman full-time for less than a year

Pros

Improve My Knowledge, Learn Employee Satisfaction survey, How to handle the Problems and Solutions

Cons

All Work Finish Short Period

Advice to Management

Management Maintain Friendly Relationship All Employees Fully satisfied
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Diversity & Inclusion at Eastman

3.7
(101 reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

At Eastman, we condemn hatred and discrimination in any form, wherever it exists. It isn’t condoned, nor is it consistent with the values that have sustained us as a company for 100 years.

As a premier company, we strive to bring together a strong, diverse set of team members who can bring

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Does there seem to be diversity at Eastman?

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Eastman Interviews

Experience
Positive80%
Negative3%
Neutral17%
Getting an Interview
Campus Recruiting38%
Applied online36%
Employee Referral8%
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    Was a great experience. The hiring managers were very nice and willing to answer questions.
    They were very respectful and provided enough time to answer their interview questions.
    The only negative was I never received a response after the interview.
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Company Updates

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Eastman ranks No. 27 on Barron’s 2021 list of the Most Sustainable Companies in the United States. To arrive at its list of the 100 Most Sustainable Companies, Barron’s analyzed performance by the 1,000 largest U.S. publicly traded companies on a wide range of indicators related to sustainability and environment, social and corporate governance (ESG). Barron’s collaborated on the list with Calvert Research and Management, which analyzed data in five categories: shareholders, employees, customers, community and planet. An investment firm that specializes in sustainability and ESG investing, Calvert’s data analysis included company scores on distinct topics within those five categories. Those topics included such areas as policies on greenhouse gas emissions, energy use and efficiency, workplace diversity, business ethics, product quality and product safety, lifecycle of products, workplace safety, and others.
Eastman ranked 27th on Barron's list of 100 Most Sustainable Companies
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29 January 2021
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Eastman announced the company's plans to build one of the world's largest plastic-to-plastic molecular recycling facilities at its Kingsport, Tenn site. Through methanolysis, this world-scale facility will convert polyester waste that often ends up in landfills and waterways into durable products, creating an optimized circular economy. Over the next 2 years, the company will invest approximately $250 million in the facility, which will support Eastman's commitment to addressing the global waste crisis and to mitigating challenges created by climate change, while also creating value for its stakeholders. Using the company's polyester renewal technology, the new facility will use over 100k metric tons of plastic waste that cannot be recycled by current mechanical methods to produce premium, high-quality specialty plastics made with recycled content. This process of using plastic waste as the main feedstock is a true material-to-material solution and reduces the company's use of fossil feedstocks and reduces its greenhouse gas emissions by 20-30 percent relative to fossil feedstocks.

Eastman Awards & Accolades

  • World's Most Ethical CompaniesEthisphere Institute2020
  • America's Best Employers for DiversityForbes2020

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What is health insurance like at Eastman?

...Benefits are nice, but the deductibles are high on health insurance....

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