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Apr 01, 2014, 10:00 ET

SC Johnson is on Track to Decrease Global Manufacturing Waste by 70 Percent by 2016

 SC Johnson recently announced that it achieved zero landfill[1] status at its eighth global manufacturing facility, demonstrating the...

Mar 25, 2014, 10:00 ET
The Marker Boys and Girls Club in Henderson, Nev. provides local children with a fun, safe place to learn and grow.(PRNewsFoto/SC Johnson)

Help Scrubbing Bubbles® Choose Grand Prize Winner of Let's Bubble™ Clean Up

Spring is here and the Scrubbing Bubbles® team is continuing its mission to commit cleaning acts of kindness, one deserving mess at a time!...

Mar 24, 2014, 10:00 ET
SC Johnson will open its historic Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Research Tower to the public for the first time ever this spring. For 32 years, the Research Tower served as a hub of innovation and the birthplace to some of the company's most trusted brands, including Raid(R) (1955), Glade(R) (1956), OFF!(R) (1957) and Pledge(R) (1958). The Tower -- anchored by its famous "taproot" design -- is located at SC Johnson's global headquarters in Racine, Wis. It stands 153 feet high with 232 stairs that climb 15 stories.  (PRNewsFoto/SC Johnson)

Innovation and Architecture on Display as SC Johnson Opens its Frank Lloyd Wright-Designed Research Tower to Visitors for the First Time

 This spring, for the first time ever, SC Johnson will open the doors of its Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Research Tower to the public. For 32...

Mar 18, 2014, 10:00 ET

Revitaliza tu día con los nuevos productos Glade® Premium Room Sprays

A los americanos les gusta disfrutar la vida al máximo(1), a pesar de que su vida cotidiana se complica cada vez más, lo que les...

Mar 18, 2014, 10:00 ET

Liven Your Everyday with New Glade® Premium Room Sprays

Many Americans strive to enjoy life to the fullest1, despite increasingly busy routines that make it difficult to live in the moment. As people...

Mar 17, 2014, 10:54 ET

SC Johnson Encourages Families to 'Go Green' with 30-Day Challenge

Instead of simply donning green for St Patrick's Day, SC Johnson today launched the 30 Green Days Challenge to inspire families to take simple...

Mar 11, 2014, 09:00 ET
Payal Samariya, a 12-year-old student who saw her friend suffer from dengue, served as the face of SC Johnson's "Fight Dengue for Your Family" campaign. The campaign features numerous global awareness and educational initiatives that the company launched to combat mosquito-borne diseases.  (PRNewsFoto/SC Johnson)

SC Johnson Launches Global Awareness, Educational Initiatives to Combat Mosquito-borne Diseases that Plague Millions Each Year

 Mosquito-borne diseases, such as dengue and malaria, affect millions of adults and children globally each year. According to the World Health...

Mar 04, 2014, 09:15 ET

Esta primavera despierta tus sentidos con las nuevas fragancias Glade®

 Cuando llega la primavera y empieza a hacer calor,  la gama de aromas que nos rodean se intensifican. Es la época ideal del...

Mar 04, 2014, 09:15 ET

Warm Up Your Senses this Spring with New Glade® Fragrances

 As spring arrives and temperatures rise, the world of scents around us also intensifies, making it the perfect time of year to revitalize your...

Mar 03, 2014, 08:00 ET

SC Johnson Applauds Release of House TSCA Reform Proposal

 SC Johnson, one of the world's largest household goods manufacturers and a strong supporter of TSCA reform, applauded the release of the draft...

Feb 04, 2014, 09:00 ET
SCS Global Services corporate logo.  (PRNewsFoto/SCS Global Services)

Sustainable Poplar Plantation Provides Biomass Feedstock for the Emerging Cellulosic Ethanol Industry

 The GreenWood Tree Farm Fund, LP (GTFF) has become the first short rotation forest plantation worldwide to earn certification under the...

Jan 16, 2014, 14:12 ET

Another Vogtle Debacle? Cost Overruns, Delays And Construction Woes Bedevil V.C. Summer Reactor Project In S.C., Says Friends Of The Earth

Six rate increases already imposed on S.C. consumers, project now eating up estimated 11 percent of utility...

Jan 08, 2014, 10:19 ET
Let's Bubble(TM) is a nationwide call to action for Americans to help others by cleaning messes big and small in 2014. People can nominate places in their community most deserving of a clean-up powered by the Scrubbing Bubbles(R) clean-up team.  (PRNewsFoto/SC Johnson)

Scrubbing Bubbles® and Tia Mowry-Hardrict and Tamera Mowry-Housely Help Americans Give Back in 2014

The new year always seems to bring with it a fresh start. It's a time when nine out of 10 Americans resolve to do and act better in the months to...

Dec 23, 2013, 13:46 ET
SC Johnson lights Frank Lloyd Wright Research Tower marking winter solstice.  (PRNewsFoto/SC Johnson)

On the Longest Night of the Year, SC Johnson Illuminates Historic Frank Lloyd Wright Research Tower

 Marking winter solstice, the longest night of the year, SC Johnson relit its Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Research Tower, which will soon open...

Dec 19, 2013, 08:30 ET
Hupy and Abraham (PRNewsFoto/Hupy and Abraham, S.C.)

Hupy and Abraham Teams with "SafeRide" to Take Drunk Drivers off the Road

The Wisconsin-based law firm of Hupy and Abraham has joined the Tavern League of Wisconsin as the only sponsor of their "SafeRide Program" to...

Dec 16, 2013, 13:23 ET
SC Johnson's Wis. wind turbines generated 8 million KWh of electricity in 1 year.  (PRNewsFoto/SC Johnson)

SC Johnson On Track to Hit Global Renewable Energy Goals

 Today, SC Johnson celebrated the anniversary of one of its recent renewable energy investments, two wind turbines at the company's largest...

Dec 09, 2013, 10:45 ET

SC Johnson's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion Recognized by Human Rights Campaign

 SC Johnson announced that it has been recognized by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Corporate Equality Index. The HRC Corporate Equality Index...

Dec 09, 2013, 09:00 ET
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SCS Indoor Air Quality Certifications Provide A Pathway To Leed v4 Credits

SCS Global Services (SCS), a global leader in third-party environmental sustainability certification, today announced that its SCS Indoor...

Dec 09, 2013, 08:00 ET

Inspired by the Season's Best Feelings, Glade® Collaborates with Platinum Recording Artist & Actress Jordin Sparks on Original Holiday Song

The new Glade® campaign centers on the best feelings scent can inspire and, in the holiday spirit of giving, nothing inspires better feelings...

Dec 04, 2013, 09:00 ET
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Certified Sustainable Biofuels Key To Aviation's Future

 SCS Global Services (SCS), a world leader in third-party environmental and sustainability certification, auditing, testing, and standards...