Eastman to conduct annual test of in-plant alerting system


KINGSPORT. TN (WJHL) — As part of its ongoing commitment to safety, Eastman announced Friday that it will conduct a series of tests of its internal alerting system at the company’s Kingsport site.

The tests will be conducted on Tuesday and Wednesday.

Eastman will conduct site-wide testing of its hazardous vapor release alerting system to ensure our emergency preparedness systems are operating properly.

Testing will begin at 8 a.m. and conclude at 3 p.m. on both days.

The annual test will include the activation of Eastman’s blue light alert and alarm systems, which may be noticed by site neighbors.

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