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The Clorox Company Celebrates its Centennial Anniversary at the New York Stock Exchange
Chairman and CEO Don Knauss Rings The Opening Bell® Tuesday, May 7
For Release: 06 May 13
Who/What:      
In celebration of its 100th anniversary, The Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX) will visit the New York Stock Exchange on Tuesday, May 7. Chairman and CEO Don Knauss along with members of Clorox's  leadership team will ring the NYSE Opening Bell®, commemorating the company's iconic history and looking forward toward its long-term, sustainable growth and success.
 
Over the last century, Clorox has grown from an industrial bleach manufacturer to a thriving, multinational company with a diverse portfolio of household and professional products marketed in more than 100 countries. The company has a long history of strong performance and providing enduring value for all its shareholders, and remains committed to its mission to make everyday life better, every day.
 
When/Where:
Tuesday, May 7, 2013
NYSE Security Checkpoint/Tent at Corner of Exchange Place and Broad Street
9:00 a.m.            Media escorted into the building
9:30 a.m.            The Opening Bell rings/photo opps
 
Contact:
Media interested in covering the event MUST contact Judy Shaw at 212.656.4290 or jshaw@nyx.com
 
Photos/B-roll/Opening Bell Footage:
Photos available via Associated Press/New York (212.621.1902), Reuters America (646.223.6285), Getty Images (646.613.4141), Bloomberg Photo (212.617.3420), European Press Agency (917.670.1323) and Insider Images.  B-roll of the NYSE trading floor (starting at 9:25 a.m.) and The Opening Bell (starting at 9:29:45 a.m.) will be available via Encompass loop #4009. Media seeking footage via The Switch should contact NYSE Broadcast at 212.656.5483.
 
The Clorox Company:
The Clorox Company is a leading multinational manufacturer and marketer of consumer and professional products with approximately 8,400 employees and fiscal year 2012 revenues of $5.5 billion. Clorox markets some of the most trusted and recognized brand names, including its namesake bleach and cleaning products, Clorox Healthcare™, HealthLink®, Aplicare® and Dispatch® products, Green Works® naturally derived products, Pine-Sol® cleaners, Poett® home care products, Fresh Step® cat litter, Glad® bags, wraps and containers, Kingsford® charcoal, Hidden Valley® and KC Masterpiece® dressings and sauces, Brita® water-filtration products, and Burt's Bees® and gud® natural personal care products. Nearly 90 percent of the company's brands hold the No. 1 or No. 2 market share positions in their categories. Clorox's commitment to corporate responsibility includes making a positive difference in its communities. In fiscal year 2012, The Clorox Company Foundation awarded $3.5 million in cash grants, and Clorox made product donations valued at $15 million. For more information, visit TheCloroxCompany.com.

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