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
█████████ ███████Government Affairs$150,0002018-12-01
██ ███████████Consulting$292,6292018-12-01
███ ██████████████ ███Public Relations$254,3442018-12-01
██████████ ████████████Consulting$227,7542018-12-01
███████ ██ ███████████Consulting$147,5962018-12-01

Personnel at ACI

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Melissa HockstadPresident and Chief Executive Officer$427,830May 21, 2020
Helen BenzChief Financial Officer$211,595Dec. 31, 2018
███████ ██████Senior Vice President , Technology and Int.$339,514Dec. 31, 2018
█████ ████Senior Vice President , Meetings and Education$214,314Feb. 2, 2018
█████ ███████Vice President and Sust Initiative$178,947Dec. 31, 2018
████████ ███████Senior Director , Technical and Regulatory Affairs-Feb. 2, 2018
█████ ██ ██████Senior Director , Human Resources and Administration-Feb. 2, 2018
█████ ███████Director , Government Affairs-Feb. 2, 2018
█████ ██ █████Director , Legal Affairs-Feb. 2, 2018
████ ██████████Senior Director , Human Health and Safety-Feb. 2, 2018
...and 15 more key personnel

Peer trade / professional associations and chambers of commerce

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2Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI)501(c)(6)$49 millionWashington, DC
3Financial Services Institute (FSI)501(c)(6)$9.9 millionWashington, DC
4Federation of American Hospitals (FAH)501(c)(6)$15 millionWashington, DC
5Council of Institutional Investors (CII)501(c)(6)$3.6 millionWashington, DC
6The Internet Association501(c)(6)$8.3 millionWashington, DC
7National Foreign Trade Council (NFTC)501(c)(6)$3.0 millionWashington, DC
8National Association of ACOs501(c)(6)$4.0 millionWashington, DC
9American Tort Reform Association (ATRA)501(c)(6)$4.9 millionWashington, DC
10Advanced Energy Economy501(c)(6)$4.1 millionWashington, DC
11National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA)501(c)(6)$10 millionWashington, DC
12America's Blood Centers (ABC)501(c)(6)$3.3 millionWashington, DC
13Business Roundtable (BRT)501(c)(6)$46 millionWashington, DC
14International Plant Nutrition Institute501(c)(6)$8.0 millionWashington, DC
15Animal Health Institute (AHI)501(c)(6)$4.2 millionWashington, DC
16Insights Association (MRA)501(c)(6)$3.4 millionWashington, DC
17American Fuel and Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM)501(c)(6)$43 millionWashington, DC
18Electronic Transactions Association (ETA)501(c)(6)$7.7 millionWashington, DC
19Agricultural Retailers Association (ARA)501(c)(6)$3.5 millionWashington, DC
20Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA)501(c)(6)$28 millionWashington, DC
21American Resorts Development Association (ARDA)501(c)(6)$9.5 millionWashington, DC
22Reinsurance Association of America (RAA)501(c)(6)$9.2 millionWashington, DC
23National Council of Farmer Cooperatives (NCFC)501(c)(6)$5.7 millionWashington, DC
24Wine and Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA)501(c)(6)$13 millionWashington, DC
25Retail and Hospitality Isac501(c)(6)$3.1 millionWashington, DC