J. Wayne Chastain

  • Citation name:
    Chastain, J. W.
  • Affiliation:
    Eastman Chemical Company
  • State:
    TN
  • Country:
    USA

Mr. Chastain is an Engineering Associate at the Kingsport, TN site of Eastman Chemical Company. Mr. Chastain has worked in various areas of process safety since starting work with Eastman Chemical in 1992. Mr. Chastain’s areas of expertise are in Process Hazards Analysis, risk management, layer of protection analysis, reactive chemical safety, dust hazards and emergency relief. Mr. Chastain serves as the chair of the CCPS subcommittees for Guidelines for Independent Protection Layers and Initiating Events for LOPA and Guidelines for Enabling Conditions and Conditional Modifiers for LOPA, and served on the CCPS subcommittee for Guidelines for Probability of Ignition of Flammable Releases and Guidelines for Developing Quantitative Risk Criteria. Mr. Chastain holds a B.S. degree in chemical engineering from Clemson University.

Sessions chaired or co-chaired:
Cybersecurity Panel2018 Spring Meeting and 14th Global Congress on Process Safety
Cybersecurity Panel2018 Spring Meeting and 14th Global Congress on Process Safety
Areas chaired or co-chaired:
Process Safety Spotlights2018 Spring Meeting and 14th Global Congress on Process Safety
Process Safety Spotlights
2019 Spring Meeting and 15th Global Congress on Process Safety (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1109-7)
Authored:
(77b) Ensuring Consistency of Corporate Risk Criteria2010 Spring Meeting & 6th Global Congress on Process Safety
Associated proceedings: 
2010 Spring Meeting & 6th Global Congress on Process Safety
2009 Spring Meeting & 5th Global Congress on Process Safety
2011 Spring Meeting & 7th Global Congress on Process Safety
2012 Spring Meeting & 8th Global Congress on Process Safety
2018 Spring Meeting and 14th Global Congress on Process Safety
2019 Spring Meeting and 15th Global Congress on Process Safety
2020 Virtual Spring Meeting and 16th GCPS