|Exchange:||New York Stock Exchange|
|Industry:||Household & Personal Products|
|Clorox Company was founded in Oakland, Calif., in 1913 and is incorporated in Delaware. The Company is a manufacturer and marketer of consumer products. It sells its products through mass merchandisers, grocery stores, other retail outlets, distributors and medical supply providers. Clorox markets some of consumers’ trusted and recognized brand names, including its namesake bleach and cleaning products, Clorox Healthcare™, HealthLink®, Aplicare® and Dispatch® products, Green Works® naturally derived home care products, Pine-Sol® cleaners, Poett® home care products, Fresh Step® cat litter, Glad® bags, wraps and containers, Kingsford® charcoal, Hidden Valley® and K C Masterpiece® dressings and sauces, Brita® water-filtration products, and Burt’s Bees® and güd® natural personal care products. The Company manufactures products in more than two dozen countries and markets them in about 100 countries. The Company operates through strategic business units that are aggregated into four reportable segments: Cleaning, Household, Lifestyle and International. Cleaning consists of laundry, home care and professional products marketed and sold in the United States. Products within this segment include laundry additives, including bleach products under the Clorox® brand and Clorox 2® stain fighter and color booster; home care products, under the Clorox®, Formula 409®, Liquid-Plumr®, Pine-Sol®, S.O.S® and Tilex® brands; naturally derived home care products under the Green Works® brand; and professional cleaning and disinfecting products under the Clorox®, Dispatch®, Aplicare®, HealthLink® and Clorox Healthcare™ brands. Household consists of charcoal, cat litter and plastic bags, wraps and container products marketed and sold in the United States. Products within this segment include plastic bags, wraps and containers under the Glad® brand; cat litter products, under the Fresh Step®, Scoop Away® and Ever Clean® brands; and charcoal products under the Kingsford® and Match Light® brands. Lifestyle consists of food products, water-filtration systems and filters, and natural personal care products marketed and sold in the United States. Products within this segment include dressings and sauces, under the Hidden Valley®, K C Masterpiece® and Soy Vay® brands; water-filtration systems and filters under the Brita® brand; and natural personal care products under the Burt’s Bees® and güd® brands. International consists of products sold outside the United States, including laundry, home care, water filtration, charcoal and cat litter products, dressings and sauces, plastic bags, wraps and containers and natural personal care products, under the Clorox®, Javex®, Glad®, PinoLuz®, Ayudin®, Limpido®, Clorinda®, Poett®, Mistolin®, Lestoil®, Bon Bril®, Nevex®, Brita®, Green Works®, Pine-Sol®, Agua Jane® , Chux®, Kingsford® , Fresh Step®, Scoop Away®, Ever Clean®, K C Masterpiece®, Hidden Valley® and Burt’s Bees® brands.|
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