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Data from SEC filings
Employee count
CEO pay ratio
CEO Salary
Median Employee Salary

ESG framework mentions

In last year of SEC filings
Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB)
No mentions
Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)
No mentions
Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD)
No mentions
UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
No mentions

ESG term mentions

In last year of SEC filings
AirCarbonCleanClimateClimate ChangeContaminantCoralEmissionEnergy EfficiencyEnvironmentEnvironmentalEnvironmental ProtectionExtreme WeatherForestGreenGreen BondGreenhouse Gas EmissionIntensityLEEDMaterialsMethaneNatural ResourcesNatureNuclearOceanOffsetPackagePandemicPetroleumRenewableScope 1Scope 3SoilSolarToxicWasteWastewaterWaterWetlandWindAccessAfrican AmericanAsianBenefitsBlackCalifornia Consumer Privacy ActCharitableCollective BargainingCommunityCultureCustomerCustomer SatisfactionCyberCyber SecurityData PrivacyDeathDemographicDisabilityDiversityDiversity and InclusionEmployeeEngagementEthnicEthnicityGenderHealth and SafetyHealth CareHealthcareHireHiringHispanicHuman CapitalHuman ResourcesIncidentInjuryLatinxPaid LeavePay for PerformancePerquisitesRecruitResource GroupRetentionRetirementSafetySatisfactionSkillSkillsSocialStakeholderSupply ChainTalentTrainingUnionWomenWorkersWorkforceWorkplace SafetyAssessmentAssuranceAuditBoard OversightBoard RefreshmentBonusClassifiedClawbackCommitmentConflict of InterestCorporate GovernanceCorporate PurposeCorporate Social ResponsibilityESGEthicsExecutive CompensationExpertFraudGoalsGovernanceHedgingIncentiveIndependenceIndependentInnovateInnovationInnovativeInvestigationLead Independent DirectorLeadershipLitigantLitigationLong-termMajorityMissionOther Public Company BoardsOverseeOversightPerquisitePledgingPoison PillProcurementProxy AccessPurposeReputationResponsibilityResponsibleSelf-evaluationSpecial MeetingStockholder EngagementStrategySustainabilitySustainableTargetsTaxTenureTerm LimitVoting Rights

Shareholder alignment

Proxy contests and exempt solicitations in last 3 years

No recent proxy contest or exempt solicitation filings from shareholders.

Vote support at last AGM

The Company held its Annual Meeting of Stockholders on May 20, 2021. Proxies were solicited pursuant to Section 14(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. At the meeting, holders of the Company’s stock were asked (1) to elect twelve directors to serve until the 2022 Annual Meeting of Stockholders and until their successors are elected and qualified, (2) to ratify the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the Company’s independent auditors for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2021, and (3) to cast a non-binding, advisory vote upon the compensation of executive officers of the Company, as described in the Company’s proxy statement.

Each share of common stock was entitled to one vote with respect to matters submitted to a vote of the Company’s stockholders, and the voting results reported below are final.

Proposal 1

Each of the Company’s nominees for director as listed in the proxy statement was elected as shown in the table below.

Nominee:Votes “For”Votes “Against”AbstentionsBroker Non-votes
Glyn F. Aeppel117,757,114696,271216,1635,686,728
Terry S. Brown116,774,3311,678,302216,9155,686,728
Alan B. Buckelew117,594,351854,816220,3815,686,728
Ronald L. Havner, Jr.104,050,29514,398,631220,6225,686,728
Stephen P. Hills117,847,380601,253220,9155,686,728
Christopher B. Howard118,187,901254,964226,6835,686,728
Richard J. Lieb113,203,9685,220,502245,0785,686,728
Nnenna Lynch118,228,571225,127215,8505,686,728
Timothy J. Naughton109,812,7038,492,397364,4485,686,728
Benjamin W. Schall117,404,1831,047,972217,3935,686,728
Susan Swanezy116,827,1101,627,985214,4535,686,728
W. Edward Walter114,444,0544,010,620214,8745,686,728

Proposal 2

Stockholders ratified the selection of Ernst & Young LLP as the Company’s independent auditors for fiscal year 2021. 122,781,887 votes were cast in favor of ratifying the selection of Ernst & Young LLP, 1,516,137 votes were cast against, and there were 58,252 abstentions. There were no broker non-votes with respect to Proposal 2.

Proposal 3

Stockholders approved the compensation paid to the Company’s named executive officers as disclosed pursuant to