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Nov 13, 2013, 09:15 ET

SC Johnson Applauds House Discussion on TSCA Modernization

 SC Johnson, one of the world's leading makers of household brands, applauds the United States House Committee on Energy and Commerce for its...

Oct 28, 2013, 08:17 ET
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Amazon Carbon Offset Project Avoids GHG Emissions While Fostering Responsible Forest Management

The Brazilian Jari-Amapa forest managed by Biofílica Environmental Investments has just achieved third-party validation and verification by...

Oct 24, 2013, 11:35 ET
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SC Johnson Releases 2013 Sustainability Report, Highlights Progress on Environmental Impact

SC Johnson released its 2013 annual public sustainability report today. The report shares the latest information on the company's ongoing work to...

Oct 23, 2013, 10:00 ET

SC Johnson Receives U.S. EPA 2013 SmartWay Excellence Award

 SC Johnson was honored with a SmartWay® Excellence Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for its work as an industry...

Oct 22, 2013, 13:58 ET

SC Johnson Named to 2013 World's Best Multinational Workplaces List by Great Place To Work® Institute

 Today, SC Johnson was named as one of the 2013 World's Best Multinational Workplaces by the Great Place to Work® Institute, earning the...

Oct 22, 2013, 08:00 ET
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Fruit of the Loom's Carbon Footprint Verification by SCS Global Services Provides Baseline for Bold Program to Reduce GHG Emissions

 SCS Global Services (SCS) has independently verified Fruit of the Loom's 2012 North American carbon footprint. This footprint will serve as...

Oct 21, 2013, 09:02 ET
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SCS Global Testing Services criada como nova divisão de testes da pioneira em certificação alimentar SCS Global Services

A SCS Global Services (SCS), uma pioneira e líder industrial em auditoria e certificação de qualidade alimentar  e...

Oct 20, 2013, 15:48 ET
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SCS Global Testing Services fue lanzada como una nueva filial de exámenes del pionero en certificación de alimentos, SCS Global Services

-- Servicio completo en prestaciones de laboratorio para alimentos y agricultura, a precios competitivos SCS Global Services (SCS),...

Oct 19, 2013, 09:00 ET
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SCS Global Testing Services Launched as New Testing Arm of Food Certification Pioneer SCS Global Services

SCS Global Services (SCS), a pioneer and industry leader in third-party auditing and certification of food quality and food safety claims,...

Oct 15, 2013, 08:00 ET
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Food Services of America Certified for Sourcing Well-Managed and Sustainable Seafood

 Food Services of America (FSA), one of the largest broadline foodservice distributors in the United States, has just added Marine...

Oct 14, 2013, 08:00 ET
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SCS Global Services Celebrates World Standards Day with Recognition of Positive Global Impacts

 SCS Global Services (SCS) proudly celebrates World Standards Day with a reflection on the positive environmental and social influence that...

Oct 11, 2013, 08:00 ET
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Humanscale Innovates in Sustainable Design with Multiple Green Attributes Certified by SCS Global Services

 New York-based furniture company Humanscale has made sustainability a core principle of design, recently gaining distinction by earning...

Oct 09, 2013, 09:30 ET
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Pesticide Residue Free Certification Awarded to Tanimura & Antle Hydroponic Lettuce

 Produce industry leader, Tanimura & Antle, has had its greenhouse grown butter lettuce independently certified as Pesticide Residue Free....

Oct 08, 2013, 10:00 ET

Fall the Wright Way! Visit The SC Johnson Gallery: At Home with Frank Lloyd Wright in Racine, Wis.

 Fall is the perfect season for a weekend road trip or getaway. This fall SC Johnson invites everyone to take a fun and educational road trip...

Oct 08, 2013, 09:00 ET
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Updated Certified Green Products Guide Released by SCS Global Services

 SCS Global Services (SCS), a third-party certifier of environmental and sustainability claims, is pleased to announce the launch of its...

Oct 03, 2013, 12:00 ET

SC Builders Wins prestigious 'Award of Merit' for Intuit Cook Campus Center

 SC Builders is pleased to announce that they were awarded Engineering News Record (ENR) California's Award of Merit for Interiors/Tenant...

Oct 03, 2013, 09:30 ET
Dr. Rachel Herz, world-renowned expert on the psychology of smell, introduces the new Glade campaign at a dinner party that explored the connection between scent and emotion on Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013 in New York City. (Jonathan Fickies/AP Images for SC Johnson).  (PRNewsFoto/SC Johnson)

Glade® Encourages Americans to Embrace the Power of Scent

American life today is busier than ever before1 and as a result, we've learned to live life in a constant hectic state2. People today are doing...

Oct 02, 2013, 10:00 ET

SC Johnson Will Receive 2013 Prevent Blindness Wisconsin Community Partner Award

 SC Johnson will be honored later this month with the 2013 Prevent Blindness Wisconsin Community Partner Award for its commitment to supporting...

Oct 02, 2013, 09:00 ET
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Greater Transparency About Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Impacts Now Possible

 New methods are now available to help companies, countries, and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) more accurately track the impacts of...

Oct 01, 2013, 09:00 ET
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World's First Verified "Triple Gold" Carbon Offset Distinction Earned by Cambodia's Oddar Meanchey Project to Prevent Deforestation

The Oddar Meanchey REDD+ Project in Cambodia is the first project in the world to earn the verified "Triple Gold" distinction under the Climate,...