Cause IQ organization profile

American Cleaning Institute (ACI)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

ACI is a trade / professional association based in Washington, DC that was founded in 1926. As of 2019 they had $11 million in revenue and $13 million in assets.

ACI has provided its expertise to federal, state, and third-party efforts into describing, standardizing and regulating what is considered an environmentally preferable program (EPP), beneficial, or safe.

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Program areas at ACI

Government affairs aci participates at the federal, state, and local levels in legislative and regulatory activities that may affect the formulation, marketing, packaging, distribution, use, and disposal of industry products.

Communications aci keeps its members informed of its activities through its e-newsletters, aci news & notes, which also recaps aci issue briefings and speaker presentations from aci meetings and conferences. Members also receive immediate updates on breaking news stories that can have an impact on product category reputations. Aci public relations efforts are designed to communicate the benefits and safety of cleaning products, and to expand awareness of aci as an information resource for media and other key audiences about the industry and its products.

Research, technical, and regulatory acis wellregarded technical and research program provides the foundation for scientifically sound legislative and regulatory judgments about industry products and ingredients. It is also a source of critical information related to human and environmental safety for aci members and the public.

Form 990s for ACI

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Oct 31, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Oct 18, 2017990OView PDF
2015-12Dec 20, 2016990OView PDF
2014-12Nov 24, 2015990OView PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for ACI

Total grants, contributions, etc.$2,736,444
Program services$8,568,025
Investment income and dividends$554,423
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$64,419
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$12,163
Total revenues$11,935,474

Vendors for ACI

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Microsoft ServicesSoftware2020-03-17
██████Content management system software2020-03-06
███ █████████ ██████ ███████████ ███Tax accounting2019-10-31
███ ██████████████ ███Public Relations$254,3442018-12-01
██████████ ████████████Consulting$227,7542018-12-01
██ ███████████Consulting$292,6292018-12-01
█████████ ███████Government Affairs$150,0002018-12-01
███████ ██ ███████████Consulting$147,5962018-12-01

Personnel at ACI

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Melissa HockstadPresident and Chief Executive Officer-July 12, 2019
Helen BenzChief Financial Officer$206,644Feb. 2, 2018
█████ ███████Vice President , Sustainability Initiatives Vice President , Communication and Membership$165,988Feb. 2, 2018
█████ ████Senior Vice President , Meetings and Education / Vice President of Edu and Meetings$214,314Feb. 2, 2018
████████ ███████Senior Director , Technical and Regulatory Affairs-Feb. 2, 2018
█████ ██ ██████Senior Director , Human Resources and Administration / Director of Administration-Feb. 2, 2018
█████ ███████Associate Director , Government Affairs-Feb. 2, 2018
█████ ██ █████Director , Legal Affairs-Feb. 2, 2018
████ ██████████Senior Director , Human Health and Safety-Feb. 2, 2018
███ ███████Senior Manager , Membership-Feb. 2, 2018
...and 12 more key personnel

Peer trade / professional associations and chambers of commerce

1Advanced Energy Economy501(c)(6)$5.4 millionWashington, DC
2The Internet Association501(c)(6)$7.2 millionWashington, DC
3Council of Institutional Investors (CII)501(c)(6)$3.6 millionWashington, DC
4National Foreign Trade Council (NFTC)501(c)(6)$3.0 millionWashington, DC
5America's Blood Centers (ABC)501(c)(6)$3.3 millionWashington, DC
6National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA)501(c)(6)$10 millionWashington, DC
7Business Roundtable (BRT)501(c)(6)$42 millionWashington, DC
8Federation of American Hospitals (FAH)501(c)(6)$14 millionWashington, DC
9Trustworthy Accountability Group (TAG)501(c)(6)$4.0 millionWashington, DC
10Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI)501(c)(6)$57 millionWashington, DC
11Financial Services Institute (FSI)501(c)(6)$9.9 millionWashington, DC
12Leading Builders of America501(c)(6)$3.3 millionWashington, DC
13American Meat Institute (AMI)501(c)(6)$7.2 millionWashington, DC
14American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC)501(c)(6)$16 millionWashington, DC
15National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL)501(c)(6)$6.2 millionWashington, DC
16National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB)501(c)(6)$32 millionWashington, DC
17Us Tire Manufacturers Association (RMA)501(c)(6)$7.1 millionWashington, DC
18The Business Council501(c)(6)$3.4 millionWashington, DC
19American Seniors Housing Association (ASHA)501(c)(6)$3.8 millionWashington, DC
20Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies501(c)(6)$5.4 millionWashington, DC
21American Association for Justice (AAJ)501(c)(6)$26 millionWashington, DC
22National Association of Social Workers (NASW)501(c)(6)$36 millionWashington, DC
23American Land Title Association (ALTA)501(c)(6)$10 millionWashington, DC
24National Air Transportation Association501(c)(6)$4.1 millionWashington, DC
25American Academy of Actuaries501(c)(6)$13 millionWashington, DC

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