Ecolab Acquires Chemstar

August 12, 2019 Ecolab Acquires Chemstar

Ecolab Inc. has purchased Chemstar Corp.

Ecolab’s acquisition bolsters the company’s portfolio of food safety and cleaning and sanitizing solutions and includes Chemstar’s Sterilox Fresh product line. Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed.

“Chemstar’s food safety solutions align well with our existing offerings and will enhance and broaden our ability to meet the needs of our food retail customers,” said Bobby Mendez, Ecolab executive vice president and president of the company’s global services & specialty division.

About Ecolab
With annual sales of US$15 billion and more than 49,000 associates, Ecolab Inc. specializes in cleaning, sanitizing, food safety, and infection prevention products and services in more than 170 countries. For more information, visit