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Alcoa Corporation Named Leader in World Index for Dow Jones Sustainability Indices

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 8:45 am EDT

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"Alcoa Corporation attributes its inclusion in the Indices to the ongoing dedication of our employees across the globe"

PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alcoa Corporation (NYSE:AA), a global leader in bauxite, alumina and aluminum products, has been named a leader in the annual Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) a recognized source for corporate responsibility and sustainability.

In its first year as an independent company, Alcoa Corporation is included in the prestigious DJSI World Index. Alcoa’s former parent company was listed as a sustainability leader for 15 consecutive years.

“Alcoa Corporation attributes its inclusion in the Indices to the ongoing dedication of our employees across the globe,” said Michelle O’Neill, Senior Vice President of Global Government Affairs and Sustainability. “Our corporate values, which are to act with integrity, operate with excellence, and care for people, drive our daily commitment to reducing the impact of our operations and increasing the value we bring to society.”

The Dow Jones Sustainability Indices are the longest-running benchmarks to assess the sustainability performance of the world’s largest companies. Alcoa is included as a mining and metals leader in categories such as environmental performance, corporate governance, risk and crisis management, climate strategy, human capital development, and social impact.

Learn more about Alcoa Corporation and its economic, social and environmental progress in its 2016 Sustainability Report.

About Alcoa

Alcoa (NYSE: AA) is a global industry leader in bauxite, alumina and aluminum products, with a strong portfolio of value-added cast and rolled products and substantial energy assets. Alcoa is built on a foundation of strong values and operating excellence dating back nearly 130 years to the world-changing discovery that made aluminum an affordable and vital part of modern life. Since inventing the aluminum industry, and throughout our history, our talented Alcoans have followed on with breakthrough innovations and best practices that have led to efficiency, safety, sustainability and stronger communities wherever we operate. Visit us online on www.alcoa.com, follow @Alcoa on Twitter and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Alcoa.

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