CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CF) is a North American manufacturer and distributor of agricultural fertilizers, based in Deerfield, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago. It was founded in 1946, and for its first 56 years, it was a federation of regional agricultural supply cooperatives. CF then demutualized, and made an initial public offering of shares of equity stock in 2005.
Campaign Finance$1,261,401 Given
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- 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.
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Republicans vs. Democratsin dollars. "Other" includes 3rd parties and organizations without official party affiliation.
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Lobbying on Behalf of CF Industries
Names of Lobbyists
Firm Hired Amount CF Industries $10,409,258
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Environment & Superfund,
- Energy & Nuclear Power,
- Fed Budget & Appropriations,
- Homeland Security,
- Labor, Antitrust & Workplace,
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title H.R.901 Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Security Authorization Act of 2011 H.R.908 Full Implementation of the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards Act H.R.910 Energy Tax Prevention Act of 2011 H.R.916 Continuing Chemical Facilities Antiterrorism Security Act of 2011 S.482 Energy Tax Prevention Act of 2011 H.R.2018 Clean Water Cooperative Federalism Act of 2011 S.1733 Green Taxis Act of 2009 H.R.1380 New Alternative Transportation to Give Americans Solutions Act of 2011 H.R.2011 National Strategic and Critical Minerals Policy Act of 2011 H.R.2250 EPA Regulatory Relief Act of 2011
RegulationsMentioned in 173 dockets; Submitted to 15 dockets
All data is based on documents downloaded from Regulations.gov. 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.
Not all agencies submit public comments to Regulations.gov. For a list of participating and non-participating agencies see here. Agencies that do submit to Regulations.gov have varying levels of accuracy and completeness.
Regulations and public comments can be downloaded in bulk here.
The tables show occurrences of "CF Industries" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.
Documents Submitted by the Organization
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- Toggle 3 PHMSA Hazardous Materials in Intrastate Commerce 1987
- Toggle 2 PHMSA ChemCentral - Exemption - Authorize Rail Cars to Remain Connected 2000
- Toggle 1 PHMSA Hazardous Materials: Enhancing Rail Transportation Security for Toxic Inhalation 2004
- Toggle 1 OSHA HAZARD COMMUNICATION 2006
- Toggle 1 FMCSA Security and Hazardous Materials Requirements 2002
- Toggle 1 PHMSA U.S. DOT/PHMSA - Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) 2005
- Toggle 1 USCG Maritime Security 2002
- Toggle 1 FRA Improving the Safety of Railroad Tank Car Transportation of Hazardous Materials 2006
- Toggle 1 Request for Comments and Notice of public hearing concerning Proposed Transatlantic Trade and Investment Agreement 2013
- Toggle 1 PHMSA Improvements to Harzardous Materials Identification Systems 1992
Mentions in Document Text
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- Toggle 91 PHMSA Hazardous Materials in Intrastate Commerce 1987
- Toggle 38 EPA Water Quality Standards for the State of Florida's Lakes and Flowing Waters 2009
- Toggle 22 EPA Water Quality Standards for the State of Florida's Estuaries and Coastal Waters 2010
- Toggle 13 EPA Greenhouse Gas New Source Performance Standard for Electric Generating Units 2011
- Toggle 12 EPA Rulemaking for the Steam Electric Power Generating Effluent Limitations Guidelines 2009
- Toggle 11 PHMSA ChemCentral - Exemption - Authorize Rail Cars to Remain Connected 2000
- Toggle 11 EPA NSPS Review - Subpart G - Nitric Acid Plants 2010
- Toggle 10 EPA Land Disposal Restrictions Phase IV: Final Rule Promulgating Treatment Standards for Metal Wastes and Mineral Processing Wastes; Mineral Processing Secondary Materials and Bevill Exclusion Issues; Treatment Standards for Hazardous Soils 1998
- Toggle 9 EPA Preliminary 2006 Effluent Guidelines Program Plan 2004
- Toggle 8 EPA Greenhouse Gas Mandatory Reporting 2008
Advisory Committees1 person on 2 committees
Data is based on disclosures required by the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA). Matches are based on the occurrence of the company name in the committee member affiliation. Variations in company names may cause some matches to be missed.
The table shows only the top 10 agencies. To search and download raw records from the complete dataset see the FACA data section.
Table shows employees of "CF Industries" that sat on federal advisory committees.
- Toggle Department of Commerce 1 person on 2 committees