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2014-04-09 12:22:40

Renewable Energy Projects Eliminated More Than 13,000 Metric Tons of Greenhouse Gas Emissions Last Year RACINE, Wis., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SC Johnson announced that its innovative use of renewable energy in Indonesia cut more than 13,000 metric tons of greenhouse gas emissions last year. Using waste products as an energy source, the company's innovative use of biofuels at its Medan and Surabaya facilities demonstrates the company's commitment to minimizing its environmental footprint...

2014-04-01 00:21:43

Millennial Parents Are Happiest With Work-Life Choices and Proudest of Their Own Mom's Decision To Work, Show Surprising Ambivalence on Whether Today's Families Should Have One Parent Home With the Kids NEW YORK, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new survey of 2,163 moms and dads about the impact their generational status has on their own work life choices and satisfaction was released today by the Working Mother Research Institute. The study, which examines attitudes of Millennials, Generation...

2014-03-17 12:22:23

#30GreenDays Program: One Simple Act Each Day Can Inspire Long-Term Change RACINE, Wis., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 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 steps each day that can lead to long-term change. Four families from the U.S., UK and Canada will lead the challenge, agreeing to make one simple, green-minded change every day for 30 days. To inspire and encourage others,...

2014-03-11 08:32:02

Company Expands Commitment with Global Dengue/Malaria Disease Prevention Program RACINE, Wis., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mosquito-borne diseases, such as dengue and malaria, affect millions of adults and children globally each year. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), the incidence of dengue has increased 30-fold in the past 50 years.* SC Johnson, the global leader in pest control, recognizes the need to address this threat and has expanded its commitment to...

2014-03-03 08:24:01

Draft Legislation from Chairman Shimkus is "Vital Step Forward" in Modernizing 38-Year-Old Statute RACINE, Wis., March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SC Johnson, one of the world's largest household goods manufacturers and a strong supporter of TSCA reform, applauded the release of the draft "Chemicals in Commerce Act" by U.S. Rep. John Shimkus (R-IL), Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy. "We have long supported updating this antiquated statute," said Kelly M. Semrau,...

2013-12-16 12:21:19

After One Year, Two Wind Turbines at its Largest Manufacturing Facility Have Cut Nearly 6,000 Metric Tons of Greenhouse Gas Emissions RACINE, Wis., Dec. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, SC Johnson celebrated the anniversary of one of its recent renewable energy investments, two wind turbines at the company's largest manufacturing facility, Waxdale, in Mt. Pleasant, Wis. These turbines have successfully cut nearly 6,000 metric tons of greenhouse gases in their first year. Combined with the...

2013-11-13 08:24:26

Consumer Products Company Supports Updating 37-Year-Old Chemical Statute RACINE, Wis., Nov. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- SC Johnson, one of the world's leading makers of household brands, applauds the United States House Committee on Energy and Commerce for its focus on the much-needed legislative reforms to the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), the nation's chemical management law. "There is a clear consumer and business case for modernizing TSCA, a statute that has not been modified in more...

2013-10-24 12:21:46

Company Advances its 2016 Goals: Cuts Global Manufacturing Waste by 62%, Global Use of Renewable Energy Increases to 30% RACINE, Wis., Oct. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- SC Johnson released its 2013 annual public sustainability report today. The report shares the latest information on the company's ongoing work to achieve its 2016 environmental goals by using more renewable energy, cutting greenhouse gas emissions, minimizing landfill waste and developing innovative products that use fewer...

2013-10-23 12:20:20

Award Recipients are Top Performers for Efficiency in Supply Chain Management RACINE, Wis., Oct. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- SC Johnson was honored with a SmartWay(®) Excellence Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for its work as an industry leader in freight supply chain environmental performance and energy efficiency. SC Johnson is one of 55 companies to receive this distinction, and these companies represent the top one percent of SmartWay's more than 3,000 partners who...

2013-10-08 12:28:52

Plan a Weekend Trip to Explore the Company's Free Architectural Tours and Wright-Designed Campus RACINE, Wis., Oct. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- 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 to visit Usonia: Frank Lloyd Wright's Vision Of The American Home. "Usonia" is this year's annual, free exhibit currently showcased at The SC Johnson Gallery: At Home with Frank Lloyd Wright, in Racine, Wis....