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Statement by SC Johnson on the Zika Outbreak in Brazil

RACINE, Wis., December 23, 2015  

Statement from Kelly Semrau, Senior Vice President – Global Corporate Affairs, Communication and Sustainability: 

“As the world’s leading maker of pest control products, SC Johnson has doubled down on our efforts to increase production and is taking the necessary steps to ensure a continuous supply of OFF!® repellents, Raid® and Baygon® products which protect against the mosquito that may carry the Zika virus.  

We are cooperating with the Brazilian government to ensure an adequate supply of our products during this crisis.”  

About SC Johnson

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. Based in the USA, the company is one of the world's leading manufacturers of household cleaning products and products for home storage, air care, pest control and shoe care, as well as professional products. It markets such well-known brands as GLADE®, KIWI®, OFF!®, PLEDGE®, RAID®, SCRUBBING BUBBLES®, SHOUT®, WINDEX® and ZIPLOC® in the U.S. and beyond, with brands marketed outside the U.S. including AUTAN®, TANA®, BAMA®, BAYGON®, BRISE®, KABIKILLER®, KLEAR®, MR MUSCLE® and RIDSECT®. The 129-year-old company, which generates $10 billion in sales, employs approximately 13,000 people globally and sells products in virtually every country around the world.