Eastman Opens Tennessee Plant For Tritan Material

Eastman Chemical Company has opened a new plant exclusively dedicated to the production of Eastman Tritan copolyester at its headquarters in Kingsport, TN. According to the company, the plant expands production capacity of Tritan in alignment with increasing market demand for the BPA-free material.
“The opening of the new plant for Eastman Tritan copolyester is just another example of our long history of growth based on innovation. With this new facility, we can continue to expand and strengthen our offerings while demonstrating our commitment to making this material successful in the marketplace,” said Dante Rustrom, vp and gm/specialty plastics business for Eastman.