CSX Launches 2012 CSX Corporate Social Responsibility Report and Microsite

  CSX Launches 2012 CSX Corporate Social Responsibility Report and Microsite

PR Newswire

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., June 17, 2013

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., June 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CSX Corporation (NYSE:CSX)
today released its 2012 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) report detailing
the company's environmental, social, governance and financial performance.
The full report is accessible at the company's microsite, www.CSXCSR.com,
which highlights CSX's sustainability and corporate citizenship efforts in

"At CSX, we are committed to the relentless pursuit of excellence," said
Michael J. Ward, chairman, president and chief executive officer. "Operating a
sustainable, transparent company is an important element of this commitment,
and our CSR report demonstrates how we put these values into practice. It's
also evidence that CSX's environmental stewardship and employee and community
engagement work in tandem with our continued strong financial and operational

The CSR report measures CSX's environmental performance and documents the
company's commitment to managing its environmental footprint. Key
environmental achievements in 2012 include:

  oProgressing toward the company's goal to reduce GHG emissions intensity
    between 6 and 8 percent from 2011 levels by 2020;
  oContinuing to invest in technologies to improve fuel efficiency and reduce
    emissions from locomotives;
  oTraining nearly 30,000 employees in environmental stewardship programs.

The report also discusses CSX's role as an employer and corporate citizen. In
2012, CSX continued to support local communities where it operates and
strengthen a diverse, engaged workforce through these accomplishments:

  oAchieved exceptional safety results, including the fewest ever employee
    injuries toward the goal of zero injuries;
  oHired approximately 2,400 employees, 26 percent of which were military
  oProvided more than $14 million in corporate giving to communities;
  oLogged more than 26,000 hours of employee volunteer time, an increase of
    more than 6,000 over the previous year;
  oPartnered with numerous national and local organizations, including City
    Year, Future Farmers of America, National Safe Place, Dignity U Wear,
    Alliance for Community Trees and The Nature Conservancy, as well as
    public-private partnerships, like the innovative, ongoing High Line
    project in New York City.

Detailed in the report is CSX's continued focus on fostering profitable,
responsible growth, delivering strong financial performance for its
shareholders. CSX made capital investments of $2.3 billion in 2012, including
investments related to public-private partnerships, in its network to ensure
the company's ability to continue delivering excellent customer service. CSX
plans to make capital investments of $2.3 billion in 2013 as well. The report
also provides an insightful look at CSX's business markets, including a
detailed review of the diverse portfolio of products transported over its

"CSX's CSR report is both a comprehensive review of the past year and our
guide for the future," Ward added. "Our goal is to use this report to engage
further in important conversations with our stakeholders about how CSX can
continue to be a leader in sustainability in 2013 and beyond."

CSX's 2012 CSR report was prepared in accordance with the Global Reporting
Initiative (GRI) G3.1 Sustainability Reporting Guidelines, and is
self-declared to be a GRI Application Level B report. GRI is a globally
recognized reporting framework for environmental, social and governance
performance. The content and direction of the report was informed, in part, by
the issues and concerns raised during the company's ongoing engagement with
employees, customers, investors, community and NGO partners, regulators and

About CSX
CSX, based inJacksonville, Florida, is a premier transportation company. It
provides rail, intermodal and rail-to-truck transload services and solutions
to customers across a broad array of markets, including energy, industrial,
construction, agricultural, and consumer products. For more than 185 years,
CSX has played a critical role in the nation's economic expansion and
industrial development. Its network connects every major metropolitan area in
the easternUnited States, where nearly two-thirds of the nation's population
resides. It also links more than 240 short-line railroads and more than 70
ocean, river and lake ports with major population centers and small farming
towns alike. More information aboutCSX Corporationand its subsidiaries is
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