The Clorox Company issues first corporate responsibility report
October 19, 2010
OAKLAND, CA — The Clorox Company has released its first corporate responsibility (CR) report, which shares the company''s formal CR strategy and commitments across five pillars: Performance, products, people, planet and purpose, according to a press release.
"Through our first report, we''re sharing how corporate responsibility is not only steeped in our culture but integrated into our business," said Clorox Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Don Knauss.
"We believe our corporate responsibility strategy and commitments will guide our company toward long-term, sustainable growth, while serving a real societal need," Knauss added.
Clorox''s CR report features the cornerstone of the company''s CR strategy — its purpose pillar — which centers on a global strategic cause platform of safeguarding family well-being every day, the release stated.
According to the release, this commitment supports the company''s history of providing everyday disinfecting products for use in homes, schools and hospitals and for aid in global pandemics and natural disasters.