Johnson Controls recognized globally by Dow Jones Sustainability Indices

   Johnson Controls recognized globally by Dow Jones Sustainability Indices

One of a few select companies in the Automobiles & Components sector
acknowledged for its sustainability efforts

PR Newswire

MILWAUKEE, Sept. 12, 2013

MILWAUKEE, Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson Controls, a global
diversified company in the building and automotive industries, today announced
its inclusion on both the World and North America Dow Jones Sustainability
Indices (DJSI) for 2013.

This is the ninth consecutive year Johnson Controls has been named to both
DJSI indices. S&P Dow Jones Indices works in partnership with RobecoSAM, the
investment specialist focused exclusively on Sustainability Investing that
tracks the performance of the leading sustainability-driven companies
worldwide. Johnson Controls is the only North American company under the
Automobiles & Components category named to the World Index, and one of only
two companies in that category named to the North America Index.

The annual DJSI review is based on a thorough analysis of corporate economic,
environmental and social performance, assessing issues such as corporate
governance, risk management, climate strategy, environmental policy/management
systems, supply chain standards and labor practices.

"We are proud of our inclusion on these prestigious indexes," said Iain
Campbell, vice president, energy, sustainability and government affairs for
Johnson Controls. "Our focus on the environmental, social and governance
aspects of our business and their alignment with our economic priorities is
driving positive business outcomes for our corporation."

About Johnson Controls

Johnson Controls is a global diversified technology and industrial leader
serving customers in more than 150 countries. Our 168,000 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 2012, 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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