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President, CEO & Founder G.S. Sareen is highly committed to sustainable business practices. His Radar Tires' branded products were declared [[Carbon neutrality|Carbon Neutral]] in October 2013, after a two-year project with [[Ernst & Young]] to study the brands global carbon emissions.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.tirereview.com/Article/120174/omni_united_flagship_brand_is_certified_carbon_neutral.aspx |title=Omni United Flagship Brand is Certified Carbon Neutral|website=http://www.tirereview.com |accessdate=18 October 2013}}</ref> This certification is the result of a twelve-month effort to measure the company’s Radar Tires brands’ global carbon footprint in accordance with certification standards. The company is currently purchasing carbon credits, supporting wind energy projects in Germany, to offset it's emissions.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/omni-united-first-tire-manufacturer-to-be-certified-carbon-neutral-for-radar-tires-brand-234242331.html|title=Omni United First Tire Manufacturer to be Certified Carbon Neutral |website=http://www.prnewswire.com |accessdate=3 December 2013}}</ref>
 
With the November 2014 launch of the Timberland Tires brand, Omni United announced a take back and recycling program to convert worn Timberland Tires into new outsoles of Timberland footwear. Liberty Tire Recycling will collect worn Timberland Tires after they have been changed out at authorized Timberland locations and sort the tires at its consolidation centers.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.environmentalleader.com/2014/11/05/timberland-omni-recycle-tires-into-footwear/|title=Reducing Our Ecological Footprint With Recycled Footprints|website=http://www.http://www.environmentalleader.com |accessdate=8 November 2014}}</ref> From there, the used tires will be shipped to a North American tire recycling facility where they will be recycled into crumb rubber and further processed into sheet rubber for use in Timberland® footwear. The rubber will be mixed into an approved compound for outsoles that will ultimately be incorporated into Timberland® boots and shoes.<ref>{{cite web|url=https://home.rubbernews.com/clickshare/authenticateUserSubscription.do?CSProduct=rpn-metered&CSAuthReq=1:373554837939597:AID:44588564F9906DBCDE206793E6CA6855&AID=/20141105/NEWS/141109982&title=Fashionable%20tires%3F%20Believe%20it%3A%20Timberland%20to%20enter%20market&CSTargetURL=http://www.rubbernews.com/article/20141105/NEWS/141109982/fashionable-tires-believe-it-timberland-to-enter-market|title=Fashionable Tires? Believe It |website=http://www.rubbernews.com |accessdate=8 November 2014}}</ref>
 
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