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The Clorox Company is a major American company that manufactures household and professional cleaning supplies. It was founded in 1913 by a man named Harold McCluskey. In 1969, the name of the company changed from The Electro-Alkaline Company to just Clorox.
In 2012, Clorox ranked 181 on Fortune's Global 500 list with $5.15 billion in total revenue.
Clorox markets a variety of products such as Pine-Sol, Formula 409, Liquid Plumr, Scentiva laundry detergent and Glad trash bags.
The headquarters for the Clorox Company are located in Oakland, California along with its principal manufacturing facility in Pittsburg, California.
In 2015, Clorox was ranked the 129th most valuable brand out of any other American company.