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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,...

Sep 26, 2013, 10:30 ET
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Packagers Meet Food Safety Challenges with SQF Certification

 In the wake of growing demand by retailers and major food brands, food packaging companies are stepping up their efforts to satisfy customers...

Sep 18, 2013, 08:00 ET

SC Johnson Named to 2013 Working Mother Magazine's 100 Best Companies

 Today, Working Mother magazine named SC Johnson as one of the 2013 Working Mother 100 Best Companies for its commitment to workplace programs,...

Sep 17, 2013, 10:31 ET

SC Johnson Reaches Agreement to Acquire Melvo Holding GmbH

 SC Johnson is pleased to announce that it has reached an agreement to acquire Melvo Holding GmbH, a shoe care company with leading brands sold...

Sep 10, 2013, 08:00 ET

El denim de Tejidos Royo consigue el certificado de contenido reciclado denim por medio de SCS Global Services

 - El fabricante textil español hace avanzar la moda al tiempo que reduce los residuos  SCS Global Services (SCS) anunció...

Sep 10, 2013, 08:00 ET
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Tejidos Royo's Denim Earns Recycled Content Certification from SCS Global Services

 SCS Global Services (SCS) announced that it has certified the recycled content in denim cotton fabric manufactured by Spanish textile...

Sep 09, 2013, 09:00 ET
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Una cosecha de madera y apicultores responsables progresan en Galicia, España

-- Una cosecha de madera y apicultores responsables progresan en Galicia, España, con el certificado de bosque bajo el Forest Stewardship...

Sep 09, 2013, 09:00 ET
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Responsible Timber Harvesting and Beekeeping Thrive in Galicia, Spain Forest Certified under Forest Stewardship Council Standard

The Tenzas Forest in Galicia, Spain has earned certification as a responsibly managed forest under the prestigious Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)...

Sep 03, 2013, 14:46 ET
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SCS Independently Recognized in "Best for Workers" Honor Roll

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

Aug 29, 2013, 08:00 ET

SC Johnson do Brasil é reconhecida como um ótimo lugar para trabalhar

A SC Johnson anunciou ter sido apontada como um Great Place to Work (ótimo lugar para trabalhar) no Brasil. Pela primeira vez, a empresa foi...

Aug 29, 2013, 08:00 ET

SC Johnson Brazil Recognized as Great Place to Work

SC Johnson announced that it was named a Great Place to Work in Brazil. For the first time, the company has been named to the Great Place to Work...

Aug 27, 2013, 08:00 ET

O poder de uma flor: SC Johnson e parceiros ajudam produtores de piretro de Ruanda a elevar suas rendas e desenvolver um suprimento sustentável

A SC Johnson, a Agência dos EUA para o Desenvolvimento Internacional (USAID) e o Instituto Borlaug para a Agricultura Internacional anunciaram...

Aug 27, 2013, 08:00 ET

The Power of a Flower: SC Johnson and Partners Help Rwanda Pyrethrum Farmers Boost Incomes, Build Sustainable Supply

Today, SC Johnson, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and The Borlaug Institute for International Agriculture announced the...

Aug 26, 2013, 07:00 ET
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Lonely Planet Recognized for Commitment to Responsible Forestry

 More than 98% of Lonely Planet's paper consumption is now Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certified, as confirmed based on an independent...

Aug 20, 2013, 09:00 ET

SC Johnson Named Top Diversity Employer by Hispanic Network Magazine

Hispanic Network Magazine (HNM) has named SC Johnson as a Top Diversity Employer on its 2013 Best of the Best list. The list appeared in the...

Aug 19, 2013, 10:00 ET

The Power of a Flower: SC Johnson and Partners Help Rwanda Pyrethrum Farmers Boost Incomes, Build Sustainable Supply

 Today, SC Johnson, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and The Borlaug Institute for International Agriculture announced the...

Aug 15, 2013, 09:00 ET

SC Johnson Partners with The City of Racine's Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services Department for 11th Annual Back-To-School Festival

The new school year is quickly approaching and along with it comes the Mayor's Back-to-School Stay-in-School Festival in Racine, Wis. For the...