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The Global Reporting Initiative is an international independent standards organization that helps businesses, governments and other organizations understand and communicate their impacts on issues such as climate change, human rights and corruption.

United provides reporting on Economic, Environmental and Society standards as they pertain to our company based on G3 Standards. The information provided here shows the indicators we report on and to what extent they are reported for three years beginning 2013. Indicators are numbered based on Links to full standards docs from

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Economic standards reporting status
Indicator 2015 2014 2013
Direct economic value generated and distributed, including revenues, operating costs, employee compensation, donations and other community investments, retained earnings, and payments to capital providers and governments. G3-EC1 Partially Partially Partially
Environmental standards reporting status
Indicator 2015 2014 2013
Direct energy consumption by primary energy source. G3-EN3 Partially Partially Fully
Indirect energy consumption by primary source. G3-EN4 Fully Fully Fully
Energy saved due to conservation and efficiency improvements. G3-EN5 Partially Partially Fully
Initiatives to provide energy-efficient or renewable energy based products and services, and reductions in energy requirements as a result of these initiatives. G3-EN6 Fully Fully Fully
Initiatives to reduce indirect energy consumption and reductions achieved. G3-EN7 Partially Partially Partially
Total direct and indirect greenhouse gas emissions by weight. G3-EN16 Fully Fully Fully
Other relevant indirect greenhouse gas emissions by weight. G3-EN17 Fully Fully Fully
Initiatives to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and reductions achieved. G3-EN18 Fully Fully Fully
NOx, SOx, and other significant air emissions by type and weight. G3-EN20 Partially Partially Fully
Total weight of waste by type and disposal method. G3-EN23 Fully Fully Fully
Initiatives to mitigate environmental impacts of products and services, and extent of impact mitigation. G3-EN26 Fully Fully Fully
Labor standards reporting status
Indicator 2015 2014 2013
Total workforce by employment type, employment contract, and region, broken down by gender. G3-LA1 Partially Partially Partially
Percentage of employees covered by collective bargaining agreements. G3-LA4 Fully Fully Fully
Rates of injury, occupational diseases, lost days and absenteeism, and number of work-related fatalities by region and gender. G3-LA7 Partially Partially Partially
Average hours of training per year per employee, by gender, and by employee category. G3-LA10 Partially Partially Partially
Programs for skills management and lifelong learning that support the continued employability of employees and assist them in managing career endings. G3-LA11 Partially Partially Partially
Society standards reporting status
Indicator 2015 2014 2013
Percentage of operations with implemented local community engagement, impact assessments, and development programs. G3-SO1 Partially Partially Partially
Public policy positions and participation in public policy development and lobbying. G3-SO5 Partially Partially Partially