469 N. Harrison St.
Princeton, NJ, 08543 United States
S&P 400 (March 31, 2013)
#747 in FORTUNE 1000 (May 2012)
Whether you call it saleratus (aerated salt), sodium bicarbonate, or plain old baking soda, Church & Dwight is a top maker worldwide of the powder. Church & Dwight's ARM & HAMMER baking soda, first marketed in 1846, is used as leavening, a deodorizer, a cleaner, and a swimming pool pH stabilizer. While laundry detergent represents Church & Dwight's top consumer business by sales, the company also makes a variety of other products: bathroom cleaners, carpet deodorizer, air fresheners, toothpaste, antiperspirants, Trojan condoms, industrial-grade carbonates, cat litter, and animal nutrition. It operates in North America, as well as in Australia, Brazil, China, France, and the UK.