PEOPLE - CHEMICALS

PEOPLE - CHEMICALS

EASTMAN CHEMICAL PRODUCTS INC. (Kingsport, Tenn.) - Sam Stevenson was promoted

from a senior research chemist to a senior new products representative. He will focus on the chemical needs of the pharmaceutical industry. Eastman Chemical is a major fibers, chemicals and plastics manufacturer.

ETHYL CORP. (Richmond, Va.) - Ray Wilkins Jr., senior vice president of Ethyl Corp. and president of the company's chemicals group, was elected a member of the board of directors. Ethyl produces petrochemicals, industrial chemicals, plastics and aluminum products.QUANTUM CHEMICAL CORP. (Cincinnati, Ohio) - Robert Plooyer was appointed the manager for international business development in the company's USI division. In this newly created position, he will be responsible for exploring and developing international business opportunities. Mr. Plooyer was formerly director, hydrocarbons for Chemplex Co., which is now part of Quantum's USI division.