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The Clorox Company (CLX)

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The Clorox Company

1221 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94612
United States

SectorConsumer Goods
IndustryHousewares & Accessories
Full Time Employees8,000

Key Executives

Mr. Benno O. DorerChairman and Chief Exec. Officer3.87MN/A53
Mr. Stephen M. RobbChief Financial Officer and Exec. VP1.75M6.14M52
Ms. Dawn C. WilloughbyChief Operating Officer and Exec. VP1.46M2.25M48
Ms. Laura Stein J.D.Exec. VP of Corp. Affairs and Gen. Counsel1.56M4.36M55
Mr. Jeff BakerChief Accounting Officer, VP and Corp. ControllerN/AN/A48
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


The Clorox Company manufactures and markets consumer and professional products worldwide. It operates through four segments: Cleaning, Household, Lifestyle, and International. The company offers laundry additives, including bleach products under the Clorox and Clorox 2 stain fighter and color booster brand names; home care products under the Clorox, Formula 409, Liquid-Plumr, Pine-Sol, S.O.S, and Tilex brand names; naturally derived products under the Green Works brand name; and professional cleaning and disinfecting products under the Clorox, Dispatch, Aplicare, HealthLink, and Clorox Healthcare brand names. It also provides charcoal products under the Kingsford and Match Light brand names; cat litter products under the Fresh Step, Scoop Away, and Ever Clean brand names; digestive health products under the Renew Life brand name; and bags, wraps, and containers under the Glad brand name. In addition, the company offers dressings and sauces under the Hidden Valley, KC Masterpiece, and Soy Vay brand names; water-filtration systems and filters under the Brita brand name; and natural personal care products under the Burt’s Bees brand name. Further, it markets its products under the PinoLuz, Ayudin, Limpido, Clorinda, Poett, Mistolin, Lestoil, Bon Bril, Agua Jane, and Chux brand names. The company sells its products primarily through mass retail outlets, e-commerce channels, wholesale distributors, and medical supply distributors to mass merchandisers, warehouse clubs, and grocery stores and wholesalers, as well as dollar, military, and other retail stores. The Clorox Company was founded in 1913 and is headquartered in Oakland, California.

Corporate Governance

The Clorox Company’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 1, 2017 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 3; Shareholder Rights: 7; Compensation: 6.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.