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Alcoa Corporation Named to Dow Jones Sustainability Indices

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 10:49 am EDT
"Our inclusion in these distinctive indices is an important recognition for the work we complete across our global operations."

PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alcoa, a global leader in bauxite, alumina and aluminum products, has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI), respected benchmarks for corporate sustainability. Only the most sustainable companies in each industry are considered for index membership.

Alcoa is included in both the World and North American indices. This is the second year Alcoa has earned a place on the DJSI World Index, which represents the top 10 percent of the largest 2,500 companies in the S&P Global Broad Market Index (BMI), and the first year for the DJSI North America Index, the top 20 percent of the largest 600 North American companies in the S&P Global BMI.

“Alcoa continually strives to create sustainable value in the communities where we operate, enhance the value of our products, and improve the environmental footprint of our operations,” said Michelle O’Neill, Senior Vice President of Global Government Affairs and Sustainability. “Our inclusion in these distinctive indices is an important recognition for the work we complete across our global operations.”

The DJSI listings were launched in 1999 as the first global sustainability benchmark and track the performance of the world's leading sustainability-driven companies based on financial, environmental, social and governance factors.

Learn more about Alcoa Corporation and its economic, social and environmental progress in the 2017 Sustainability Report.

About Alcoa

Alcoa (NYSE: AA) is a global industry leader in bauxite, alumina, and aluminum products, and 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 developing 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, follow @Alcoa on Twitter, and on Facebook at

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