Johnson Controls recognized globally by FTSE4Good Index Series

        Johnson Controls recognized globally by FTSE4Good Index Series

Company Rated Highly for its Corporate Citizenship

PR Newswire

MILWAUKEE, April 16, 2013

MILWAUKEE , April 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson Controls, a global
diversified company in the building and automotive industries, today announced
its inclusion on the FTSE4Good Index Series for 2013. This is the tenth
consecutive year the company has earned this recognition.

The FTSE4Good Index Series measures the performance of companies that meet or
exceed globally recognized corporate ethical standards and social
responsibility criteria. The FTSE4Good Index Series helps to facilitate
investment in those companies. Johnson Controls received an overall ESG
(environment, social and governance) rating absolute score of 4.3 out of 5 and
an overall relative score of 100 out of 100 points.

"We are honored to be recognized by the FTSE4Good indexes for our
long-standing commitment to corporate citizenship," said Charles Harvey, vice
president, Diversity and Public Affairs. "For more than 125 years, Johnson
Controls' products, services and approach to business demonstrate our
commitment to the highest standards of performance, teamwork, inclusion,
leadership and growth. Our employees lead the way in delivering solutions that
save energy, benefit the planet and help people around the world."

To qualify FTSE Group confirms Johnson Controls has been independently
assessed according to the FTSE4Good criteria, and has satisfied the
requirements to become a constituent of the FTSE4Good Index Series. Created by
the global index company FTSE Group, FTSE4Good is an equity index series that
is designed to facilitate investment in companies that meet globally
recognized corporate responsibility standards. Companies in the FTSE4Good
Index Series have met stringent environmental, social and governance criteria,
and are positioned to capitalize on the benefits of responsible business

For more information about the FTSE4Good Index Series and methodology, please

About Johnson Controls

Johnson Controls is a global diversified technology and industrial leader
serving customers inmore than150 countries. Our 170,000 employees create
quality products, services and solutions to optimize energy and operational
efficiencies of buildings; lead-acid automotive batteries and advanced
batteries for hybrid and electric vehicles; and interior systems for
automobiles. Our commitment to sustainability dates back to our roots in 1885,
with the invention of the first electric room thermostat. Through our growth
strategies and by increasing market share we are committed to delivering value
to shareholders and making our customers successful. In 2013, Corporate
Responsibility Magazine recognized Johnson Controls as the #14 company in its
annual "100 Best Corporate Citizens" list. For additional information, please

         Fraser Engerman

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