Eastman Chemical Company
Corprate Bias Ratings
Eastman Chemical Company vets vendors according to LGBTQ policies and does not provide viewpoint protections for its employees. However, it has not publicly terminated business relationships based on views or beliefs. Eastman Chemical covers the cost of "medically necessary transition-related care" for its employees and their children. The company also integrates ESG into all its business practices. However, Eastman Chemical does not discriminate against religious organizations in its charitable giving and has not used its political contributions for ideological purposes. For these reasons, Eastman Chemical receives a Medium Risk rating.
Has denied service to customers, suppliers, or vendors due to their political views or religious beliefs OR corporately boycotts, divests, or sanctions regions, people groups, or industries.
Charitable giving (including employee matching programs) policies or practices discriminate against charitable organizations based on views or religious beliefs.
Eastman Chemical does not appear to discriminate against religious organizations in its charitable giving. Eastman Chemical gives primarily to causes focused on economic, social, and environmental issues (1).
Uses corporate reputation to support ideological causes and/or organizations hostile to freedom of expression.
Eastman Chemical has committed to public advocacy for or engagement with LGBTQ causes and has committed to reaching net zero carbon emissions by 2050 (1)(2). The CEO of Eastman Chemical, Mark Costa, is a member of the Business Roundtable and signed its 2019 Statement on the Purpose of Corporation, which promotes stakeholder capitalism over traditional obligations to shareholders and customers (3)(4).
Uses corporate funds to advance ideological causes, organizations, or policies hostile to freedom of expression.
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November 29, 2023
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