We regulate the air, water, hazardous waste, and cleanup activities at the Alcoa Intalco Aluminum Corporation facility in Ferndale.
Intalco began operating in 1966 and employs about 580 employees. The facility turns alumina ore into aluminum metal. Recycling of aluminum does not take place at this location.
- At full production, Intalco is capable of making approximately 307,000 tons of aluminum metal each year.
- Wastewater from the aluminum making process, as well as stormwater runoff and sanitary wastewater from the site, is treated and sent to the Strait of Georgia.
Facility phone: 360-384-6061
Location: 4050 Mountain View Road, Ferndale, Wash.