(The following statement was released by the rating agency)
NEW YORK, January 06 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed and
following ratings for The Clorox Company (Clorox):
--Long-term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at 'BBB+';
--Short-term IDR at 'F2';
--$1.1 billion revolving credit facility (RCF) at 'BBB+';
--Senior unsecured notes at 'BBB+';
--Commercial paper (CP) program at 'F2'.
Fitch has withdrawn Clorox's ratings for commercial reasons.
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right in its sole di