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Jan 16, 2015, 08:00 ET
An SC Johnson grant will fund a new playground in Mt. Pleasant, Wis. to honor Dick Polzin, Community Advocate and Pioneer of the Community Oriented Policing (COP) House Model.

SC Johnson Grant Promises More Swings, Slides and Smiles for Children in Mount Pleasant, WI

 Nationally, one-third of Americans say there are not enough playgrounds in their community to serve the number of children who live there.*...

Dec 22, 2014, 09:00 ET

Scrubbing Bubbles® Survey Reveals Surprising Habits Behind Closed Bathroom Doors

If you find yourself doing more than your basic primping and freshening in the bathroom, then you're not alone. According to a...

Dec 11, 2014, 09:27 ET

Glade® Partners With Motown Artist Kevin Ross To Give The Gift Of Free Music This Holiday Season

 On the heels of last year's celebrated holiday anthem, "This is My Wish," Glade® has partnered with R&B singer/songwriter Kevin Ross...

Dec 10, 2014, 09:45 ET

SC Johnson CEO Fisk Johnson Addresses Future of Consumer Trust at CSPA Annual Meeting

 SC Johnson Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Fisk Johnson spoke today about the future of consumer trust at the 2014 Consumer...

Dec 09, 2014, 09:49 ET
SC Johnson is a family company dedicated to innovative, high-quality products, excellence in the workplace and a long-term commitment to the environment and the communities in which it operates.

SC Johnson to Receive World Environment Center's 2015 Gold Medal Award for Sustainable Development Achievements

The World Environment Center (WEC) is pleased to announce that its 31st Annual Gold Medal for International Corporate Achievement in Sustainable...

Nov 20, 2014, 11:00 ET
Since it was introduced in 2001, the SC Johnson Greenlist(TM) process has more than doubled the percentage of ingredients ranked "Better" or "Best" in SC Johnson products.

New SC Johnson Sustainability Report Showcases Ingredient Leadership, Environmental Goals Achieved

SC Johnson released its 2014 sustainability report today, marking the company's 23rd year of public sustainability reporting. Beyond reporting...

Nov 19, 2014, 09:15 ET

SC Johnson is Recognized by Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index with Perfect Score

 Today, SC Johnson announced it has earned a perfect score of 100 percent on the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Corporate Equality Index. The HRC...

Nov 18, 2014, 07:01 ET
Celebrity fashion designer Pamela Dennis, left, Erin Cassidy, second from left, Cassandra Dotzel, center and New York-based designer and architect Stephanie Goto capture a relaxed moment at the Glade(R) Boutique Grand Opening Monday, Nov. 17, 2014 in New York. The Glade(R) Boutique is open from Tuesday Nov. 18 to Tuesday Dec. 23, 2014. Photo by Glade(R)

Visit The First-Ever Pop-Up Glade® Boutique And Give The "Gift of Feelings" This Season

 Glade® is inspiring holiday shoppers to give the "gift of feelings" this season with the opening of its first-ever, one-of-a-kind...

Nov 06, 2014, 10:00 ET

Women's Resource Center Receives $500,000 Contribution from SC Johnson to Energize New Capital Campaign

 The Women's Resource Center (WRC) of Racine Inc. has received a $500,000 donation from SC Johnson to launch its $1.5 million capital campaign....

Oct 23, 2014, 11:46 ET

SC Johnson Jumps To #12 On 2014 World's 25 Best Multinational Workplaces List By Great Place To Work® Institute

Today, SC Johnson was named as one of the 2014 World's Best Multinational Workplaces by the Great Place to Work® Institute, earning the 12th...

Oct 22, 2014, 07:01 ET

Glade® Triggers First-Ever Cirque du Soleil® Scent-Inspired Performance

 Glade® and Cirque du Soleil® announced today a partnership to prove there is more to scent than meets the nose. As expressed...

Oct 10, 2014, 15:06 ET

SC Johnson kündigt Veröffentlichung von produktspezifischen Duftstoffen an

- Erstes Großunternehmen, das Duftstoffe veröffentlicht; Maßnahme unterstreicht Vorreiterrolle von SC Johnson bei der...

Oct 10, 2014, 08:47 ET

SC Johnson annonce qu'il planifie de divulguer des ingrédients de fragrance spécifiques de produit

-- La première grande entreprise à divulguer les ingrédients de fragrance en s'appuyant sur le leadership de SC Johnson en termes de...

Oct 09, 2014, 13:39 ET

SC Johnson Announces Plans to Disclose Product-Specific Fragrance Ingredients

 SC Johnson announced today that it will expand its ingredient disclosure efforts by providing product-specific fragrance ingredient...

Oct 08, 2014, 09:00 ET
The new WOW product bundle reflects local consumer and purchasing insights gathered by SC Johnson's base of the pyramid (BoP) research and development team, who lived among rural Ghanaian residents. (PRNewsFoto/SC Johnson)

SC Johnson Expands WOW® Business Concept in Ghana

 For billions of people around the world the threat of a malaria infection is an everyday reality. To help reduce disease in these rural areas,...

Sep 23, 2014, 10:10 ET
SC Johnson has been honored with a SmartWay Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as an industry leader in freight supply chain environmental performance and energy efficiency. (PRNewsFoto/SC Johnson)

SC Johnson Receives U.S. EPA 2014 SmartWay Excellence Award

SC Johnson has been honored with a SmartWay® Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as an industry leader in freight supply...

Sep 17, 2014, 10:00 ET
This rendering of the Zoe Garden for Life depicts the future urban garden that will give residents in one Racine-area neighborhood greater access to healthy, fresh food. (PRNewsFoto/SC Johnson)

SC Johnson Partners with Zoe Outreach Ministries and Racine Urban Garden Network in Support of New Urban Garden in Racine

A 2014 study by the University of Wisconsin Population Health* scored Racine County, Wis., among the state's 10 least-healthy counties. In...

Sep 16, 2014, 09:30 ET

SC Johnson Named to 2014 Working Mother Magazine's 100 Best Companies for the 26th Time

 Today, Working Mother magazine named SC Johnson as one of the 2014 "Working Mother 100 Best Companies" for its leadership in establishing...

Sep 03, 2014, 10:00 ET
The 30-foot-high chimney is complemented by expanses of oak veneer, and bathed in the light from overhead and from the floor-to-ceiling windows that surround the Great Room at Wingspread. (PRNewsFoto/SC Johnson)

SC Johnson Free Tour Program Soars: Now Includes Acclaimed Frank Lloyd Wright-Designed Wingspread Home

Visitors to SC Johnson's Racine campus can now add another historic gem to their Frank Lloyd Wright tour schedule. The company announced today that...

Jul 30, 2014, 11:03 ET

SC Johnson Recognized for Continued Commitment to Green Power

SC Johnson announced today that it ranks on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) National Top 100 list of the largest green power...