Clorox Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend of 64 Cents per Share

Wed Sep 12, 2012 8:30am EDT

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  OAKLAND, CA, Sep 12 (Marketwire) -- 
The Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX) today announced that its board of
directors declared a quarterly dividend of 64 cents per share on the
company's common stock, payable Nov.16, 2012, to stockholders of record
as of Oct. 24, 2012.

    The Clorox Company
 The Clorox Company is a leading 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(TM),
HealthLink(R), Aplicare(R) and Dispatch(R) products, Green Works(R)
naturally derived home care products, Pine-Sol(R) cleaners, Poett(R) home
care products, Fresh Step(R) cat litter, Glad(R) bags, wraps and
containers, Kingsford(R) charcoal, Hidden Valley(R) and KC Masterpiece(R)
dressings and sauces, Brita(R) water-filtration products, and Burt's
Bees(R) and gud(R) 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. The company's products are manufactured in more than
two dozen countries and marketed in more than 100 countries. Clorox is
committed to making a positive difference in the communities where its
employees work and live. Founded in 1980, The Clorox Company Foundation
has awarded cash grants totaling more than $87 million to nonprofit
organizations, schools and colleges. In fiscal year 2012 alone, the
foundation awarded $3.5 million in cash grants, and Clorox made product
donations valued at $15 million. For more information about Clorox, visit
TheCloroxCompany.com.

    

Media relations 
Aileen Zerrudo
510-271-3075
aileen.zerrudo@clorox.com 

Investor relations
Lisah Burhan
510-271-3269
lisah.burhan@clorox.com

Steve Austenfeld
510-271-2270
steve.austenfeld@clorox.com 

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