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Johnsonville, Tennessee, USA

The New Johnsonville site is located on a 1,500-acre National Wildlife Habitat, next to Kentucky Lake and the Tennessee River. Titanium dioxide production has increased by 800% since production began in 1959.

In addition to producing 25% of the U.S. TiO2 capacity and 10% capacity globally, the 700+ employees at New Johnsonville support their community in many ways, including:

  • Effective community advisory panel discussions (e.g., Apprenticeship Program, business outlook, recycling information, career fair, community impact)
  • School programs (e.g., leadership awards; support of science fairs, environmental education, and athletics; Job Shadowing; Education Edge; Explorers; speakers)
  • Executive and financial support of United Way and other local groups
 

New Johnsonville employees are also exemplary in the following areas:

  • Safety and health philosophy (e. g., goal of zero injuries, illnesses, incidents, wastes, and emissions; highest standards of performance and business excellence)
  • Safety performance (e.g., statistics, internal/external comparisons, Tennessee OSHA recognition for outstanding safety and health programs)
  • Environmental action (e.g., significant emissions reduction; elimination of deepwells, chlorofluorocarbons, and coal-fired boilers; recyclable or consumable packaging)
ISO 9002 Certificate