Stories of Eastman

Our history is full of stories of perseverance, inspiration and innovation. From our founding in 1920 as a source of photographic chemicals to our breakthrough advances in chemical recycling technologies, Eastman team members have always worked to create solutions that touch people’s lives every day. Their stories have shaped Eastman’s first century and will enhance the quality of life in the next century.

​‘Pioneering spirit’ of company’s earliest employees laid foundation for future generations


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