Our perfumers create SC Johnson fragrances from a palette of ingredient choices that meet our own internal criteria and IFRA standards.

What’s NOT Inside Matters Even More

SC Johnson products are not formulated with these ingredients:

  • Alkylphenols (APs)
  • Alkylphenol ethoxylates (APEs)
  • Bisphenol A (BPA)
  • Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs)
  • Diacetyl
  • Formaldehyde
  • Lead
  • Mercury
  • Nitro musks
  • Perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA)
  • Phthalates including DEP, DBP, DIBP, DPP and DEHP
  • Polyvinyl chloride (PVC)
  • Triclosan
  • Or any known carcinogens, mutagens or reproductive toxins listed by the U.S. National Toxicology Program, the European Union’s REACH and Substances of Very High Concern programs, the World Health Organization’s International Agency for Research on Carcinogens, or the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

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Fragrance FAQs

Fragrances are important and unique. That’s why we’ve developed specific FAQs designed to answer the most common questions about fragrance.

  • What are the EU 26 allergens and do you use them in your fragrances?    

  • What is SC Johnson’s position on ingredient and fragrance disclosure, including on-package labeling?    

  • If I have allergies, should I use your products?    

  • Do products with natural ingredients contain fewer allergens than products made from synthetic materials?    

  • Why do you use fragrances in your products?    

  • Why are there so many potential ingredients in your fragrance palette?    

  • What is the difference between SC Johnson products that are labeled as “unscented” and “fragrance free?”     

  • I’ve read that some fragrance ingredients aren’t safe. What is SC Johnson doing to make its fragrance ingredients safer?    

  • Why use synthetic fragrances instead of all natural fragrances?    

  • What are phthalates and do you use them in your fragrances?     

  • What are parabens and do you use them in your fragrances?    

  • What are glycol ethers and do you use them in your fragrances?    

  • What is d-Limonene and do you use it in your fragrances?    

  • What are synthetic musks and do you use them in your fragrances?