Alcoa Inc

Alcoa Inc. (NYSE: AA) (from ALuminum Company Of America) is the world's third largest producer of aluminum, behind Rio Tinto Alcan and Rusal. From its operational headquarters in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Alcoa conducts operations in 31 countries. Alcoa is a world leader in the production and management of primary aluminum, fabricated aluminum, and alumina combined, through its active and growing participation in all major aspects of the industry: technology, mining, refining, smelting, fabricating, and recycling. Aluminum and alumina represent more than three-fourths of Alcoa’s revenue. Non-aluminum products include precision castings and aerospace and industrial fasteners. Alcoa’s products are used worldwide in aircraft, automobiles, commercial transportation, packaging, building and construction, oil and gas, defense, and industrial applications.

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Campaign Finance


Figures are based on itemized contributions reported to the Federal Election Commission and state agencies. Please note that:

  • contributions under $200 are not reported, and so are not included in totals.
  • only contributions from individuals and organizations to candidates are included. Various accounting measures and more exotic contribution types are excluded.
  • contributions are matched based on organization and recipient name reported within each election cycle. Contributions using an incorrect or non-standard version of the name may be missed.
  • corporate name changes and mergers may cause figures to differ from those of the Center for Responsive Politics.
  • organization totals include known subsidiaries of the organization.

For more information, please see our campaign finance methodology page. Lobbyist bundling data is described on our lobbyist bundling methodology page.

Latest FEC Data

covers through committee's May 31, 2012 filing.
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Standardized Donation Information

covers through 2011. may lag behind FEC section above, as donors and industries are identified by hand.
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$2,320,000 Spent

Figures are based on lobbying activity reported to the Senate Office of Public Records. Reported dollar amounts are required to be accurate only to the nearest $20,000. For organizations whose primary business is lobbying, we display total income and top clients. For organizations that are not primarily lobbying firms, we display total amount spent on lobbying and top lobbying firms hired.

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covers through Q3, 2011

Lobbying On Behalf of Alcoa Inc

View all lobbying data for Alcoa Inc Sources: Lobbyist Registration Tracker


15 Mentions

All data is based on documents downloaded from The first table shows mentions: all documents that include the name of the company anywhere in the document or document metadata. The second table shows submissions: all documents where the submitter metadata included the company name. Each table shows the top 10 dockets, ranked by number of occurrences.

Matches are based on a search for the company name. Variations in the company name, such as acronyms, nicknames or alternate names may cause documents to be missed. The mention of a company name in a document may be incidental and does not necessarily indicate that the company has any relevance to the document. Company names that are common English words may erroneously match with text that is not referring to the company.

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Regulations and public comments can be downloaded in bulk here.

updated from on September 27, 2011

The tables show occurrences of "Alcoa Inc" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.

  • Mentions in Document Text
    • Mentions
    • Agency
    • Docket
    • Date
    • Toggle 1 EPA TX120 Texas Revisions to 30 TAC Chapter 116, Permits for New Construction or Modification, and Revision to Texas SIP, RE: Emission Reduction Provisions at 116.116(f), 116,174 and 116.175, submitted to EPA August 31, 1993 (6-31); July 22, 1998 (TX-104, 6-48); and October 5, 2010 (TX-302, 6-79, SIP) 2011
    • Toggle 1 EPA West Virginia- State Implementation Plan (SIP) for Regional Haze 2011
    • Toggle 1 EPA Approval and Promulgation of Air Quality Implementation Plans; California; Determination of Termination of Section 185 Fees 2011
    • Toggle 1 FERC Electric Reliability Organization Interpretation of Transmission Operations Reliability 2011
    • Toggle 1 CFTC Swaps and Security-Based Swaps Under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act: Joint Public Roundtable on Issues Related to the Schedule for Implementing Final Rules 2011
    • Toggle 1 EPA Standards of Performance for Fossil-Fuel-Fired, Electric Utility, Industrial-Commercial-Institutional, and Small Industrial-Commercial-Institutional Steam Generating Unit 2011
    • Toggle 1 FERC Mandatory Reliability Standards for Interconnection Reliability Operating Limits 2011
    • Toggle 1 EPA SIP Revision - Proposed Approval and Interim Final to SJV APCD Rule 3170, submitted June 14, 2011 2011
    • Toggle 1 FTC Granting of Requests for Early Termination of the Waiting Period Under the Premerger Notification Rules 2011
    • Toggle 1 FERC Demand Response Compensation in Organized Wholesale Energy Markets 2011

EPA Violations

2 Enforcement Actions

Figures are based on data from the Environmental Protection Agency’s ECHO website. The ECHO database contains federal and state environmental enforcement actions. Data displayed here includes only those actions that began after 2000 and resulted in fines of over $1 million.

Actions where the company was the sole defendant are listed first. Actions where the company is one of multiple defendants are listed subsequently.

For more information see our EPA methodology page.

covers through EPA's October 19, 2011 release
Case Name Defendant Date Locations Amount
Reynolds Metals Company Reynolds Metals Company 2011 Massena, Ny $1,527,664
Cam-Or (Alcoa, Et Al) Consent Decree (Cercla) Alcoa, Inc. (+12 others) 2011 Westville, In $12,200,000
View all EPA violations data for Alcoa Inc Sources: EPA ECHO Enforcement Data