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TRACTOR SUPPLY CO. COMMEMORATES EARTH WEEK WITH THE RELEASE OF ITS 2021 SUSTAINABILITY REPORT
Source: Tractor Supply Co. news release

BRENTWOOD, Tenn.--Tractor Supply Company(NASDAQ: TSCO), the largest rural lifestyle retailer in the United States, today announced significant milestones and commitments in its Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) efforts in commemoration of Earth Week.

"As the world comes together to celebrate Earth Week, we are pleased to share our progress to being Stewards of Life Out Here and highlight our milestones and commitments in our ESG efforts. Since we first launched our Stewardship Program in 2008, Tractor Supply has been on a journey of continuous improvement to drive positive environmental and social change within our company and our communities," said Hal Lawton, President and Chief Executive Officer of Tractor Supply.

"The release of our 2021 Sustainability Report tells the comprehensive story of our progress toward our ESG commitments. As a purpose-driven company, we strive to help our customers, Team Members and communities pursue and be "Stewards of Life Out Here" by living our Mission and Values every day and by embedding sustainability in every aspect of our business."

2021 "Stewards of Life Out Here" Sustainability Report

The release of the Company's 2021 "Stewards of Life Out Here" Sustainability Report showcases Tractor Supply's unique approach to retailing and the acknowledgement of its responsibility to being "Stewards of Life Out Here". It details the Company's approach to its business and ESG efforts in the priority areas of: Team Members, including the Company's Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DE&I) focus; customers, and how the Company helps facilitate enabling sustainable lifestyles; communities and corporate giving; environment, including how Tractor Supply is focused on creating a sustainable planet; supply chain and sourcing responsibly; and lastly, governance, including oversight of ESG by the Company's Board of Directors.

Highlights of Tractor Supply's 2021 "Stewards of Life Out Here" Sustainability Report:

*Reduced its scope 1 and scope 2 GHG emissions intensity per million dollars of revenue and per square foot by 18.8% and 6.2%, respectively,

*Reported scope 3 GHG emissions for the second consecutive year,

*Avoided landfill contributions with ongoing recycling efforts:

392,000 batteries
99,900 gallons of used oil
32,610 tons of cardboard
4.3 million wood pallets

The Company donated more than $14 million to community organizations through direct giving, sponsorships, fundraisers and more, including over $570,000 donated to DE&I causes and over $1.9 million in products, including pet foods and supplies, were donated to various organizations.

To read Tractor Supply's 2021 Sustainability Report click here.


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