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The results of our issue review helped determine the topics covered in the report. Our reporting is consistent with IPIECA, the International Oil and Gas Producers Association and the American Petroleum Institute Oil and Gas Industry Guidance on Voluntary Sustainability Reporting (2015). Each of the IPIECA indicators in this index includes, at a minimum, all common reporting elements. The index also lists the Global Reporting Initiative Standards and U.N. Sustainable Development Goals that correspond to the topics covered in the report. The guidelines are available at ipieca.org, globalreporting.org and sustainabledevelopment.un.org.
|Report topic||IPIECA/IOGP/API||GRI Standards||SDGs||Additional resources|
|Chairman's letter||102-1; 102-14|
|ExxonMobil and sustainability||102-1; 102-2; 102-4; 102-5; 102-15; 201-1||ExxonMobil Energy Factor|
|Stakeholder engagement||SE1||102-21; 102-40; 102-43; 102-44|
|External Sustainability Advisory Panel||102-43|
|Issue review||102-46; 102-47|
|Reporting guidelines and legal information||102-50; 102-54; 102-55||Digital Annual Report|
|Report archive||102-51; 102-52|
|Performance data||E1; E2; E4; E5; E6; E7; E8; E9; E10; HS3; HS5; SE4; SE7; SE13; SE14; SE15; SE17||102-8; 102-10; 102-48; 201-1; 203-2; 302-1; 302-3; 303-1; 304-3; 305-1; 305-2; 305-4; 305-5; 305-7; 306-2; 306-3; 306-4; 401-1; 403-2; 404-1; 405-1; 415-1|
|Environmental management system||102-11; 102-12; 102-20||7, 12, 13||Environmental Aspects Guide
|Proactively engaging on climate-related policy
||SE-14||102-13||7, 12, 13||Energy & Carbon Summary
|Mitigating emissions in company operations||E1; E2; E4||302-1; 305-1; 305-2; 305-5||7, 12, 13||Energy & Carbon Summary|
|Developing and deploying scalable technology solutions
||E3||305-5||7, 12, 13||Energy & Carbon Summary|
|Managing impacts on water||E6; E7; E8; HS4||303-3; 303-5; 305-7; 306-2||12|
|Plastic waste management||E10; HS4||306-2||12|
|Biodiversity and ecosystem services||E5; E11; SE1||304-2||12|
|Safety||SE1; HS1; HS3; HS4; HS5||403-1; 403-8; 403-9||3, 8|
|Workplace security||HS1; SE10; SE17||403-1; 403-8||3, 8|
|Community investments||SE1; SE4; SE5; SE6; SE7; SE16; SE17||201-1; 203-2||1, 3, 4, 5, 8||Worldwide Giving Report|
|Working with local communities||SE1; SE2; SE3; SE5||413-1; 413-2||8|
|Human rights||SE8; SE9; SE10; SE17||412-2; 412-3||8||Statement on labor and the workplace|
|Supply chain management||SE7; SE9; SE12||102-9; 204-1||5, 8||Supplier diversity database|
|Healthy and engaged workforce||HS1; HS2, SE15; SE16; SE17||403-6; 405-1||3, 4, 5, 8|
|Ethics and integrity||SE11; SE12; SE16; SE17; SE18||102-12; 102-16; 102-17; 102-21; 102-22; 102-23; 205-2||8||Standards of Business Conduct|
|Board leadership||102-20; 102-26; 405-1||5, 13||Proxy statement|
|Engaging with governments||SE11; SE13; SE14||102-12; 415-1||7, 8, 13|
|Shareholder relations||102-35||5, 7, 8, 12, 13|
|COVID-19 response||SE1; HS2||403-6; 413-1; 413-2||3||ExxonMobil Energy Factor|
Report archiveDownload past versions of our Sustainability Report, formerly the Corporate Citizenship Report, and External Sustainability Advisory Panel statements.
Sustainability Report •
ExxonMobil and SustainabilityExxonMobil is committed to producing the energy and chemical products that are essential to modern life, economic development and improved standards of living. In doing this, we are also committed to protecting our people, the environment and the well-being of communities where we operate.
External Sustainability Advisory Panel StatementExxonMobil’s External Sustainability Advisory Panel independently reviews our sustainability activities, including this report. We formed the panel in 2009 to understand additional external perspectives related to environmental, social and governance topics.
Chairman's letterChairman and Chief Executive Officer Darren Woods introduces the 2018 Sustainability Report.