USTMA Sustainability Report

CONTENTS Message from USTMA’s President & CEO Our vision for a sustainable tire manufacturing industry:

A MESSAGE FROM USTMA’S PRESIDENT & CEO ANNE FORRISTALL LUKE

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Tire safety

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On behalf of the U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association (USTMA ® ) and its members, I am proud to present our first-ever sustainability report. As a critical part of our mission, USTMA seeks to advance a sustainable U.S. tire manufacturing industry through thought leadership and a commitment to science‐based public policy advocacy. Sustainability drives our members’ business practices and operating principles. From engineering innovations that maximize tire longevity and performance, to ensuring driver and employee safety, to preserving the environment through- out the life cycle of a tire, our members are continually looking for new ways to improve the societal contributions of their products and operations. As global companies with manufacturing operations in the U.S., many of our members’ individual sustainability initiatives extend well beyond what is included in this report. The USTMA 2018 report presents our collective progress and shared vision for a sustainable U.S. tire manufacturing industry, and USTMA members have established six aspirational goals to help them achieve enhanced out- comes in the areas of safety, performance and environmental stewardship. Our mobile society depends on tires and USTMA is proud to represent our members on our industry’s sustainability journey. We are excited to share our sustainability progress and welcome your feedback on our current and ongoing initiatives.

Occupational safety and health

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Tire materials

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Environmental footprint Greenhouse gas emissions

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Scrap tires

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Our economic impact

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Consumer tips for proper tire maintenance

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About USTMA

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About this report

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Endnotes

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