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IFF Achieves LEED Silver Certification for Flavors Creative Center in Indonesia

03/31/15

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 31, 2015-- International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF), a leading global creator of flavors and fragrances for consumer products, today announced that it has received Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Silver certification for its new flavors creative center in Jakarta, Indonesia.

“Sustainability is an integral part of our business strategy and the construction of this creative center gave us the opportunity to design the facility with a heightened focus on sustainable building practices,” said Andreas Fibig, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “We are very pleased with the outcome and value the recognition from the United States Green Building Council with its LEED Silver certification, which has global recognition and validates our commitment to sustainability. We now have the in-house experience and a new standard for future building development at IFF.”

In November 2014, IFF opened its new 1,500 m2 state-of-the-art creative center in Jakarta that primarily supports customers in Indonesia, where IFF has had a presence for about 60 years. In keeping with IFF’s commitment to reduce its impact on the environment across geographies, the new building incorporates advanced sustainability principles. LEED certification is broad in scope and acknowledges a facility’s water and energy efficiency, use of materials and resources, innovation in design, and indoor air quality.

About IFF

International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE: IFF) is a leading global creator of flavors and fragrances used in a wide variety of consumer products. Consumers experience these unique scents and tastes in fine fragrances and beauty care, detergents and household goods, as well as beverages, sweet goods and food products. The Company leverages its competitive advantages of consumer insight, research and development, creative expertise, and customer intimacy to provide customers with innovative and differentiated product offerings. A member of the S&P 500 Index, IFF has more than 6,200 employees working in 32 countries worldwide. For more information, please visit our website at www.iff.com.

Source: International Flavors & Fragrances Inc.

Michael DeVeau
VP, Global Corporate Communications
& Investor Relations
212-708-7164
or
Micaela Mordkowski
Manager, Flavors Communications
212-708-7211

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