"Union Pacific Railroad is committed to protecting the environment now and for future generations by continuously improving our management systems and operating efficiency while developing and investing in technology to reduce the company's environmental footprint.
"Our employees understand that protecting the environment is part of every job. Union Pacific employees, customers, shareholders and the more than 7,000 communities we serve can expect our full compliance with all laws and regulations and the pursuit of continuous improvement in our environmental performance.
"We are dedicated to maintaining our leadership role in providing safe, reliable, fuel-efficient and environmentally responsible freight transportation of the goods American families and business need."
-- Jack Koraleski, Chairman & CEO