Weyerhaeuser is one of the largest pulp and paper companies in the world. It is the world's largest private sector owner of softwood timberland; and the second largest owner of United States timberland, behind Plum Creek Timber. Weyerhaeuser has approximately 20,000 employees in 13 countries, including the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, China, Mexico, Ireland, France, and Uruguay.
Campaign Finance$9,704,353 Given
Figures are based on itemized contributions reported to the Federal Election Commission and state agencies. Please note that:
- 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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Figures are based on lobbying activity reported to the Senate Office of Public Records. Reported dollar amounts are required to be accurate only to the nearest $20,000. For organizations whose primary business is lobbying, we display total income and top clients. For organizations that are not primarily lobbying firms, we display total amount spent on lobbying and top lobbying firms hired.
For more information, please see our lobbying methodology page.
Lobbying on Behalf of Weyerhaeuser Co
Names of Lobbyists
Firm Hired Amount Weyerhaeuser Co $26,620,000
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Environment & Superfund,
- Natural Resources,
- Energy & Nuclear Power,
- Clean Air & Water,
- Roads & Highways,
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title H.R.1 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 S.316 Timber Revitalization and Economic Enhancement Act II of 2009 H.R.2543 Timber Revitalization and Economic Enhancement Act of 2009 H.R.1937 Timber Revitalization and Economic Enhancement (TREE) Act of 2007 H.R.2419 Farm Bill Extension Act of 2007 H.R.4213 Tax Extenders Act of 2009 S.402 Timber Tax Act of 2007 H.R.594 Save Our Climate Act of 2009 H.R.1903 Responsible Homeowners Act of 2009 H.R.622
RegulationsMentioned in 413 dockets; Submitted to 26 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 "Weyerhaeuser Co" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.
Documents Submitted by the Organization
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- Toggle 3 EPA Thiram; Notice of Receipt of Request to Amend to Terminate Uses of Certain Pesticide Registrations 2004
- Toggle 3 OSHA FORMALDEHYDE 2006
- Toggle 2 AMS Softwood Lumber Research, Promotion, Consumer Education and Industry Information Order Unknown
- Toggle 2 FWS Designation of Critical Habitat for the Dusky Gopher Frog (Previously Mississippi Gopher Frog) 2010
- Toggle 1 FWS Revised Critical Habitat for the Northern Spotted Owl 2011
- Toggle 1 DOE Energy Efficiency and Sustainable Design Standards for New Federal Buildings (See also EERE-2006-BC-0108) [Legacy ID EE-RM/STD-02-112] 2010
- Toggle 1 ETA Wage Methodology for the Temporary Non-agricultural Employment H-2B Program 2010
- Toggle 1 OSHA NOISE 2006
- Toggle 1 FMCSA Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking - Development of a North American Standard for Protection Against Shifting and Falling Cargo 1997
- Toggle 1 OSHA MISC CHANGES TO GENERAL INDUSTRY AND CONSTRUCTION STANDARDS 2006
Mentions in Document Text
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- Toggle 58 EPA Preliminary 2006 Effluent Guidelines Program Plan 2004
- Toggle 34 EPA Pulp and Paper Sector Rule 2007
- Toggle 25 EPA Rulemaking for the Steam Electric Power Generating Effluent Limitations Guidelines 2009
- Toggle 25 EPA National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants: Plywood and Composite Wood Products 2003
- Toggle 22 EPA National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants for Industrial/ Commercial, and Institutional Boilers and Process Heaters 2002
- Toggle 20 EPA Protection of Stratospheric Ozone: The 2009 Critical Use Exemption from the Phaseout of Methyl Bromide 2008
- Toggle 19 EPA Protection of Stratospheric Ozone: The 2008 Critical Use Exemption From the Phaseout of Methyl Bromide 2006
- Toggle 18 EPA National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants for Coal- and Oil-fired Electric Utility Steam Generating Units 2009
- Toggle 18 EPA Greenhouse Gas New Source Performance Standard for Electric Generating Units 2011
- Toggle 16 EPA National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants for Chemical Manufacturing Area Sources 2008
EPA Violations8 Enforcement Actions
Figures are based on data from the Environmental Protection Agency’s ECHO website. The ECHO database contains federal and state environmental enforcement actions. Data displayed here includes only those actions that began after 2000 and resulted in fines of over $1 million.
Actions where the company was the sole defendant are listed first. Actions where the company is one of multiple defendants are listed subsequently.
For more information see our EPA methodology page.
|Allied Paper/Portage Creek/Kalamazoo River - 12th Street Operable Unit (Cercla)||Weyerhaeuser Company||2005||Kalamazoo, Mi||$12,538,851|
|Weyerhaeuser Co. Plymouth Wood Treating Superfund Site (Ou 1)||Weyerhaeuser Company||2003||Plymouth, Nc||$12,014,507|
|Weyerhaeuser Co. Plymouth Wood Treating Site - Ou 3||Weyerhaeuser Company||2004||Plymouth, Nc||$5,628,000|
|Mckin Superfund Site||Weyehauser Company (+75 others)||2001||Gray, Me||$20,150,000|
|Lwd, Inc.||Weyerhaeuser Company (+84 others)||2007||Calvert City, Ky||$10,000,000|
|Casmalia Resources - Tier Ii De Minimis Aoc||Weyerhaeuser Company (+23 others)||2003||Casmalia, Ca||$8,168,000|
|Green River Disposal, Inc. Superfund Site||Willamette Industries, Inc. (+30 others)||2008||Maceo, Ky||$3,520,000|
|Cb/Nt, Hylebos Non-Settlors (Detrex Et Al)||Weyerhaeuser Corporation (+6 others)||2009||Tacoma, Wa||$2,796,779|