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It's shocking how many products Procter and Gamble manufacturers and consequently, how much money it makes, and yet it still hasn't managed to find the funds to develop entirely sustainable products. Procter and Gamble even brags on its site about its

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Joe R (190)
Friday January 25, 2013, 5:56 am
Thanks Cher. Signed and noted.

Carol H (229)
Friday January 25, 2013, 6:00 am
signed and noted for sure!!

Pat B (356)
Friday January 25, 2013, 6:08 am
TY, Cher. Done.

penny C (83)
Friday January 25, 2013, 6:08 am

Ruth C (87)
Friday January 25, 2013, 6:08 am
Thank you Cher.

Ruth C (87)
Friday January 25, 2013, 6:14 am
A list of Proctor and Gamble products.
Brands with net sales of more than US$1 billion annually.

Ariel laundry detergent
Bounty paper towels, sold in the United States and Canada
Braun, a small-appliances manufacturer specializing in electric razors, coffeemakers, toasters, and blenders
Charmin bathroom tissue and moist towelettes
Crest toothpaste
Dawn dishwashing detergent
Downy fabric softener and dryer sheets
Duracell batteries and flashlights
Febreze Odor control/Freshener
Fusion five blade cartridge and razors.
Gain fresh smelling liquid and powder laundry detergents, liquid fabric softener,dryer sheets and dish washing liquid
Gillette, variety of razors for men and women, shaving cream for men, body wash for men, shampoo for men, deodorant and anti-perspirant for men
Head & Shoulders shampoo
Iams dog and cat foods
Lenor fabric softener
Olay Personal and beauty products
Oral-B inter-dental products, such as Oral-B Glide
Pampers & Pampers Kandoo disposable diapers and moist towelettes
Pantene haircare products
SK-II beauty products
Tide variety of liquid and powder laundry detergents, stain remover for laundry and stain remover pen
Vicks cough and cold
Wella hair care products

Other current brand details:
Align GI Healthcare (Probiotics)
Alldays Feminine hygiene
Always Feminine hygiene
Art of Shaving Men's shaving products
Aussie Haircare (shampoos/conditioners/styling aids)
Blue Stratos Popular Cologne
Bold Laundry Detergent
Bounce fabric-softener sheet for dryers
Camay, a lightly scented bath soap
Cascade dishwasher detergent
Cheer laundry detergent, available in powder and liquid
Christina Aguilera luxury fragrance for young women
Clairol, a personal care products division of Procter & Gamble that makes hair coloring, hair spray, shampoo, hair conditioner, and styling consumables
CoverGirl, the largest color cosmetics brand in the U.S., with distribution in Canada, United Kingdom, Australia, and Switzerland as well
Daz Laundry Detergent
Doctor's Dermatologic Formula, skincare
Dolce & Gabbana colognes
Dreft laundry detergent. It was actually the first synthetic detergent used for delicate clothing and dishes when introduced in 1933 from Procter & Gamble.
Dunhill Luxury Fragrance for men
Era, Procter & Gamble's first liquid laundry detergent
Escada Luxury Fragrance for women
Eukanuba premium dog and cat foods
Fairy dishwashing liquid, toilet soap, household soap, laundry detergent and dishwasher detergent
Febreze odor eliminator
Fibresure Vegetable Supplements
Fixodent Denture adhesive
Frederick fekkai hair care products
Flash Household Cleaning
Gain fresh smelling liquid dishwashing detergents
Gleem toothpaste
Gucci colognes
Herbal Essences Haircare
High Endurance body washes, deodorants by Old Spice
Hugo Boss Luxury Fragrances
Iams dog and cat food
Infacare Baby Bath
Ivory soap
Joy dishwashing liquid
Lacoste colognes
Luvs disposable diapers
Max Factor cosmetics sold in Europe
Metamucil Healthcare (GI: bulk fiber)
Natura Pet Products brands, which include Innova, Evo, California Natural, Karma, Healthwise and Mother Nature
New Chapter organic supplements
Mr. Clean household cleaning products
Nice 'n Easy hair color product
Nicky Clarke hair products
Old Spice colognes, deodorants, body washes, body sprays
Pepto-Bismol digestive medicine
Prilosec OTC heartburn medicine
Puffs tissues
PUR Water Filtration
Safeguard anti-bacterial soap and liquid anti-bacterial hand soap
Scope mouthwash
Secret deodorant, body sprays
Sebastian Professional hair cosmetics
Silvikrin Haircare
SK-II beauty products
Swiffer cleaning products
Tampax tampons
Tip powder laundry detergent
Viakal Cleaning products
Vicks Healthcare (Cough & Cold)
Zirh Men's Skin Care

Brands owned by Procter & Gamble in the past, but since divested:
Actonel (pharmaceutical division was spun off into Warner Chilcott in 2009)
Aleve, an NSAID drug, acquired by Bayer in 1997
Attends, a line of incontinence and sanitary products. Sold to PaperPak in 1999.
Biz Originally an enzyme-based laundry pre-soak, later a detergent booster, then an all-fabric bleach, sold to Redox Brands in 2000
Cinch, an all-purpose glass and surface cleaner, was sold to Shansby Group, a San Francisco investment firm, later acquired by Prestige Brands
Chloraseptic, throat medicine and lozenges sold to Prestige Brands.
Clearasil, over-the-counter acne medicine sold to Boots Healthcare.
Coast, bar-soap brand sold to Dial Corporation in 2000. Dial now owned by Henkel
Comet, long-time P&G brand of cleanser owned now by Prestige Brands
Crisco (vegetable oil and shortening) sold to The J.M. Smucker Co.
Crush/Hires/Sun Drop carbonated soft drinks (sold to Cadbury Schweppes in late 1980s)
Dantrium, sold to JHP Pharmaceuticals and SpePharm
Dryel home dry-cleaning kit sold to The OneCARE Company.
Duncan Hines packaged cake mixes, sold to Aurora Foods (now Pinnacle Foods) in 1998
Fit, a fruit and vegetable cleaning wash, licensed to HealthPro Brands in January 2004
Folgers coffee was acquired by The J.M. Smucker Co. based in Orrville, Ohio in June 2008.
Hawaiian Punch, now owned by Dr Pepper/7up
Infusium 23 (shampoos/conditioners), sold to Helen of Troy Limited's Idelle Labs unit in March 2009
Jif (peanut butter)--divested by Procter & Gamble in a spin-off to their stockholders, followed by an immediate merger with The J.M. Smucker Company in 2002
Lava, sold to WD-40 in 1999
Lilt Home Permanents, Including "Push Button" Lilt, The First "Foam-In" Home Permanent In A Can. Sold To Schwartzkopf/DEP in 1987, later discontinued
Millstone coffee was acquired by The J.M. Smucker Co. as part of its Folger's coffee acquisition in Orrville, Ohio in June 2008.
Monchel, a beauty soap
Noxzema, a skin cream and beauty products line, sold to Alberto-Culver in 2008
Oxydol sold to Redox Brands in 2000; Oxydol was P&G's first popular laundry soap, then later became a laundry detergent after Tide was introduced in 1946.
Pert Plus, introduced in 1987 as the first "2-in-1" shampoo incorporating conditioner in one bottle. It was the market leader in 1992 with a 10.1 percent share. Now in a "declining stage", sold to Innovative Brands, LLC in July 2006. The original Pert was introduced in 1979, but declined to less than 2% before Pert Plus turned it into a 2-in-1 product.
Salvo, a brand of detergent tablets which was sold from the early 1960s up to the mid-1970s
Prell shampoo, sold to Prestige Brands International in 1999
Pringles potato chips (planned to be sold in June 2012)[1]
Royale (Canada), a brand of toilet paper. The original product was merged into the Charmin brand; Irving Tissue then acquired the trademark and re-introduced the brand on its own products.
Spic and Span, now owned by The Spic and Span Company, a division of Prestige Brands
Star Margarine and Dari Creme, originally from P&G Philippines, was sold to San Miguel Corporation in 1994.
Sunny Delight orange drink, spun off in 2004
Sure, anti-perspirant/deodorant line was sold in October 2006 to brand-development firm Innovative Brands
ThermaCare brand heat wraps, sold to medical company Wyeth in 2008
Thrill, a peach-scented brand of dishwashing liquid, discontinued in the mid-1970s
Top Job all-purpose cleaner, merged into the Mr. Clean brand in 1990
Vizir, was a detergent, mostly sold in Europe
Wondra, a brand of hand lotion discontinued in the late 1980s
Zest (brand) deodorant body bar and body washes, sold to High Ridge Brands Co. on January 4, 2011[2]

Brands owned by Procter & Gamble in the past, but since phased out:
Agro Laundry Soap
Banner and White Cloud toilet tissues were merged with the company's best known bathroom tissue, Charmin. White Cloud is now sold exclusively in WalMart stores in the U.S.
Big Top, a brand of peanut butter before Jif made its debut.
Bonus, a brand of laundry detergent that had towels in every box.
Chipso, flaked and granulated soap, last made in the early-mid 1940s.
Citrus Hill, orange juice drink last made in 1992
Drene (a.k.a. Special Drene, Royal Drene), liquid shampoo. First shampoo made from synthetic detergent.
Duz, a powdered laundry soap and later, a powdered laundry detergent which had glassware and plates in each box
Encaprin, the first competitor to Tylenol in the ibuprofen-capsule pain-reliever market. In 1984, it beat Advil and Nuprin to the stores by a few months. Only two years later, it was forced off the market by a cyanide poisoning hoax.
Fling, a disposable dishcloth brand.
Fluffo, golden yellow shortening sold mid 1950s to early 1960s.
Fresco bath soap
Hidden Magic, an aerosol hair spray dubbed "the Titanic of the hair-spray business", sold in mid-1960s
High Point instant decaffeinated coffee
Ivory Flakes, P&G's first soap packaged in boxes, sold from 1910 to early 1970s.
Monchel beauty soap
OK, economy bar & packaged laundry soap.
P and G White Naphtha Soap, a white naphtha bar soap used for washing the laundry and dishes.
P and G White Laundry Soap, a white bar soap made during World War I and World War II temporarily replacing P and G White Naphtha Soap when naphtha was used for the war effort.
Pace & SELF "No-Lotion" home permanents[citation needed]
Physique hair care line (shampoos, conditioners, styling aids), phased out c. 2005
Pin-It, pin curl home permanent, sold mid 1950s.
Puritan liquid vegetable oil (the first brand to sell canola oil, later merged into the Crisco oil brand)
Rely, super-absorbent tampons in production from 1976 to 1980. It was pulled off the market during the TSS crisis of the early 1980s.
Salvo, the first concentrated tablet laundry detergent, which was discontinued in the 1970s; later a dish detergent (sold in the U.S. 2004-2005; it is still sold in Latin America)
Selox, puffed soap sold in 1920s and 1930s.
Shasta, a cream shampoo sold late 1940s-mid 1950s.
Solo, a liquid laundry detergent with fabric softener that was later merged into the Bold brand.
Star Soap & Star Naphtha Soap Chips
Stardust dry chlorine bleach (extensively test-marketed during the 1960s)
Sunshine Margarine
Teel, a liquid dentifrice sold late 1930s to late 1940s.
Thrill dishwashing liquid
Torengos, a stackable, triangular-shaped, corn-based snack chip sold 2001-2003
Venus Shortening
White Cloud
Wondra lotion for dry skin. There were many formulas. (The first major brand to use "silicones")

Constance F (418)
Friday January 25, 2013, 6:49 am
You cannot currently send a star to Ruth because you have done so within the last week.
Thank you, signed !

Past Member (0)
Friday January 25, 2013, 6:54 am
Done; TY

Past Member (0)
Friday January 25, 2013, 6:55 am
Signed, thanks Cher and Ruth. I thought we had been boycotting all their products for a long time but now see that we will have to switch brands for batteries. At least we haven't bought any of their cleaning or personal care products in a loooong time.

Arielle S (313)
Friday January 25, 2013, 7:38 am
All these years, all those products and they still aren't done torturing animals? A pox upon them - I need none of their products.

Thomas P (280)
Friday January 25, 2013, 8:00 am
Noted and signed...thanks Cher

Emma S (239)
Friday January 25, 2013, 8:10 am
Signed previously. I've been boycotting this outfit for over twenty years - it's not easy at first because they've got fingers in so many pies, as Ruth's list shows.

naomi cohen (55)
Friday January 25, 2013, 8:27 am
i have always steered away from this murderous company. signed. thank you.

Sandi C (98)
Friday January 25, 2013, 8:27 am

Kit B (276)
Friday January 25, 2013, 8:58 am

Thanks to Ruth we can all make a copy of all the products from Proctor and Gamble and BOYCOTT all of their products. Make this petition have real meaning, do not buy the products and hit them where it hurts - money. ( I took a screen shoot of the list and have printed it out.)

Your signature has been recorded - signed and tweeted


LaurenBackSoon Kozen (173)
Friday January 25, 2013, 9:01 am
Noted & Signed. Thanks for posting Cher.

Also, thank you Ruth for the list!

Laura H (964)
Friday January 25, 2013, 9:14 am
I have a letter that P&G sent it they state the reasons why they MUST test on animals...what a bunch of CRAP.
By the way-the letter is from 1989!

Suzanne L (99)
Friday January 25, 2013, 9:33 am
N&S. TY for posting Cher and a special TY to Ruth S. for the list of products. There will be a few I will have to find alternatives to. I don't think there is any need for animal testing anymore. Product makers should know by now which ingredients are safe and which are not.

Solitary Eagle (324)
Friday January 25, 2013, 9:48 am
I have been boycotting this company for so many years I can't remember. PLEASE do not buy their products! Signed, thank you.

Past Member (0)
Friday January 25, 2013, 10:28 am
Signed and noted. I've already boycotted P&G products, but Dawn is a hard one because we use it for oil-spill animals.

Darren G (8096)
Friday January 25, 2013, 10:38 am
TY for Sharing:-)

Julie E (405)
Friday January 25, 2013, 10:45 am
Noted and signed. Thanks for the list of products Ruth!

Donna Hamilton (159)
Friday January 25, 2013, 10:49 am
Noted and signed. Thanks, Cher.

Lisa N (206)
Friday January 25, 2013, 11:04 am
Your signature has been recorded.

Michele Wilkinson (106)
Friday January 25, 2013, 11:46 am
Noted and signed.

Past Member (0)
Friday January 25, 2013, 12:35 pm
I wont be buying any of them now Thanks for the list put on here copied and will pass it on to my friends

thanks have signed

Bartlomiej T (296)
Friday January 25, 2013, 12:51 pm
Signed & noted. Thank you, Cher.

. (0)
Friday January 25, 2013, 2:05 pm
Finding alternative products is not easy, but they are out there. Dwight & Church is another horrible company.

Ruth M (235)
Friday January 25, 2013, 2:23 pm
Signed & noted thanks for the list Ruth

pam w (139)
Friday January 25, 2013, 3:58 pm
THANKS, RUTH! I didn't know about some of those I do!

Iveta cer (41)
Friday January 25, 2013, 6:21 pm
Signed !! Thanks

. (7)
Friday January 25, 2013, 9:12 pm
Signed and noted, thanks Ruth.

Victoria Pohrebna (279)
Saturday January 26, 2013, 12:10 am

Gysele van Santen (213)
Saturday January 26, 2013, 1:09 am

Judy C (97)
Saturday January 26, 2013, 1:12 am
Signed. Thanks Cher. Thanks for the list, Ruth!

Saturday January 26, 2013, 1:18 am
Thank you!

Danuta W (1249)
Saturday January 26, 2013, 2:24 am

Carol Bischoff (409)
Saturday January 26, 2013, 4:38 am
Signed and noted.

Michael C (217)
Saturday January 26, 2013, 1:25 pm
Noted, and signed...

. (0)
Sunday January 27, 2013, 7:58 am
Signed and Noted.

. (0)
Sunday January 27, 2013, 10:25 am
done. I won't buy a thing from those animal torturers. Thanks Ruth for the effort you put into supplying that list.

Jan Garen (86)
Sunday January 27, 2013, 10:53 am
Useful info for people Ruth.

Michela M (3964)
Sunday January 27, 2013, 3:06 pm

Leslene Dunn (84)
Sunday January 27, 2013, 11:50 pm
Signed and noted - filthy low life rubbishes - they have been doing this for years!

Arild Gone for now (174)
Monday January 28, 2013, 5:26 am
Signed,TY Cher.

Cristina M (137)
Monday January 28, 2013, 5:34 pm
Hate companies that do these kind of heinous things. Who dare they? I stopped supporting the breast cancer efforts, because nothing justifies the pain and horror these innocent animals go through. It's disgusting, shameful and no words can really describe it. Thanks Cher!

Amy E (66)
Tuesday January 29, 2013, 8:41 am

Michela M (3964)
Tuesday January 29, 2013, 8:59 am

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Please!! Join, Sign, Invite friends to Join!! Individually: we are one DROP, all together: we are an OCEAN!! ALL together we can make a difference!! Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world -Margaret Mead Thanks!! Michela

Barbara Erdman (63)
Tuesday January 29, 2013, 11:44 am
N & Already signed Cher :-0 Thnx Michela for the Original Post :-)

Wendy F (62)
Tuesday January 29, 2013, 12:11 pm

Yvonne F (181)
Friday February 15, 2013, 9:37 am
Cruelty beyond words!!!!! *SIGNED!! Thanks Cehr

Theresa Arrigon (0)
Tuesday April 2, 2013, 5:41 am
Ironically, P&G is a sponsor here and offers coupons via a recent article on house cleaning tips.

Olive Mc Crory (2)
Sunday May 12, 2013, 3:02 pm
noted and signed
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