INDUSTRY TOURS

http://www.eastman.com/Company/Worldwide/our_sites/Pages/UnitedStates_Tennessee.aspx
Eastman is a global specialty chemical company that produces a broad range of products found in items people use every day. With a portfolio of specialty businesses, Eastman works with customers to deliver innovative products and solutions while maintaining a commitment to safety and sustainability. Its market-driven approaches take advantage of world-class technology platforms and leading positions in attractive end-markets such as transportation, building and construction, and consumables. Eastman focuses on creating consistent, superior value for all stakeholders. As a globally diverse company, Eastman serves customers in approximately 100 countries and had 2015 revenues of approximately $9.6 billion. The company is headquartered in Kingsport, Tennessee, USA and employs approximately 15,000 people around the world.

 


http://www.aosmith.com/about/AO. Smith Corporation is one of the world's leading manufacturers of residential and commercial water heaters and boilers, offering a comprehensive product line featuring the best-known brands in North America, China, and India.

As a global leader A. O. Smith and its employees pride themselves on applying innovative technology and energy-efficient solutions to products marketed worldwide. The company's goal is to be a leading global water technology company, and our focus is on building this platform through new product development, global expansion, strategic acquisitions and partnerships

 

http://www.domtar.com/

We design, manufacture, market and distribute a wide variety of fiber-based products including communication papers, specialty and packaging papers and absorbent hygiene products. The foundation of our business is a network of world class wood fiber converting assets that produce paper grade, fluff and specialty pulp. We operate the following business segments: Pulp and Paper and Personal Care. We had revenues of $5.6 billion in 2014, of which approximately 83% was from the Pulp and Paper segment and approximately 17% was from the Personal Care segment.

The principle product of the Kingsport mill is copy paper, the majority of which is sheeted and packaged at our Ridgefields converting facility across town. In 2016, the Kingsport mill will be celebrating 100 years of operation.