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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...

Aug 15, 2013, 09:00 ET
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FloorScore® Indoor Air Quality Certification in China Grows Rapidly for Resilient Flooring Products

Five of China's leading manufacturers of resilient flooring – ChinaFloors Timber (China) Co. Ltd. (ChinaFloors), Taizhou Huali Plastic Co....

Aug 13, 2013, 10:25 ET

SC Johnson Supports National Museum of American History Renovation

 The Smithsonian's National Museum of American History announced a $5 million donation by SC Johnson in support of the renovation of the...

Aug 05, 2013, 10:39 ET
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Eurofins Air Toxics Accredited For VOC Emissions Testing By SCS Global Services

 SCS Global Services (SCS), trusted leader in third-party environmental, sustainability and food quality certification, has accredited...

Jul 29, 2013, 10:34 ET
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KI Earns Indoor Air Quality Certification Under the SCS Global Services Indoor Advantage™ Gold Program for Furniture Products

 SCS Global Services (SCS) has issued its Indoor Advantage™ Gold certification for indoor air...

Jul 25, 2013, 16:46 ET

Pacific Beachcomber's Richard Bailey Receives "Global First Award" At HotelsWorld Inaugural First Awards Ceremony

Pacific Beachcomber, S.C., with more than 25 years of experience in the French Polynesia tourism market, and as the country's largest luxury hotel...

Jul 18, 2013, 09:25 ET
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SCS Expands Food Safety Service Offerings

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

Jul 17, 2013, 08:00 ET
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SCS Global Services Awards Designtex First Gold-Level Certification Under the Facts™ Sustainability Ecolabel for Commercial Furnishings Fabric

 SCS Global Services (SCS) has issued the first gold-level certification to Designtex, a Steelcase Company, under the facts™ ecolabel...

Jul 12, 2013, 09:00 ET

SC Johnson Recognized by 2degrees for Long Term Energy and Carbon Management

SC Johnson was honored by 2degrees with a Sustainability Champion Award for its commitment to Long Term Energy & Carbon Management. The company...

Jul 09, 2013, 09:00 ET

The SC Johnson Young Leaders Scholarship Program Names Racine-Area Recipients

SC Johnson is pleased to announce that the SC Johnson Young Leaders Scholarship program has awarded $317,500 in scholarships to students in the...

Jul 01, 2013, 08:00 ET
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Veteran Flooring Professional Joins SCS Global Services

 SCS Global Services, a global leader in third-party environmental and sustainability certification, is pleased to announce that Carl...

Jun 25, 2013, 18:40 ET
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La protección de la selva tropical peruana será financiada por el Proyecto Madre de Dios Amazon REDD, verificado por SCS Global Services

SCS Global Services anunció que ha verificado en forma independiente el Proyecto Madre de Dios Amazon Reduced Emissions from Deforestation...

Jun 25, 2013, 17:00 ET
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Proteção da floresta tropical peruana será financiada pelo projeto REDD amazônico Madre de Dios verificado pela SCS Global Services

A SCS Global Services anunciou que verificou de forma independente o projeto amazônico de Redução de Emissões por Desmatamento...

Jun 25, 2013, 14:29 ET
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Peruvian Rainforest Protection to be Funded by Madre de Dios Amazon REDD Project Verified by SCS Global Services

 SCS Global Services announced that it has independently verified the Madre de Dios Amazon Reduced Emissions from Deforestation and Forest...

Jun 25, 2013, 09:00 ET

Visit the "Usonia" Exhibit this Summer at The SC Johnson Gallery: At Home with Frank Lloyd Wright

 Millions of families embark on road trips each summer, touring America's vibrant cities and landmarks to create memories to last the rest of...

Jun 25, 2013, 08:00 ET
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Tombow's Mono Correction Tapes Earn SCS Global Services Recycled Content Certification

SCS Global Services (SCS) has independently certified high recycled content levels in the Mono Correction Tape line of products produced by...

Jun 20, 2013, 14:15 ET
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Historic Tall Ship to be Built in Sausalito with 100% Forest Stewardship Council Certified Lumber from Northern California and Oregon

 A $5 million historic sailing brigantine currently under construction in Sausalito has officially entered the process of earning Forest...