Eastman fined again, this time for air pollution

KINGSPORT, TN (WJHL) – The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation has fined Eastman Chemical Company again, this time for emissions violations.

The latest fine comes just a month after Eastman had to pay $14,688.43 for polluting the Holston River.

An order, filed by the state’s Division of Air Pollution Control Tuesday, reveals TDEC has now fined Eastman $4,250 for several issues dealing with emissions.

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