Ecolab Donated $23M in 2020March 2, 2021
As part of its partnership with international relief organizations World Emergency Relief and Global Citizen USA, Ecolab donated more than $11 million of cleaning and sanitizing products to communities in 16 countries as part of a collaborative COVID-19 response. In addition, Ecolab employees volunteered more than 74,000 hours to various community causes in 2020 and donated more than $3 million to nonprofit organizations through Ecolab’s Community Giving Program. Ecolab also announced that its Ecolab Foundation provided $9 million in cash grants to support job training and coronavirus relief.
“In 2020, we saw increased need for our cleaning and sanitizing product donations and financial support due to the public health and financial hardships caused by the pandemic,” said Kris Taylor, vice president of Ecolab Global Community Relations. “We are fortunate that we were able to provide this support, and incredibly thankful to our colleagues and nonprofit partners for their efforts to help our communities in this year of great challenges for the world.”
With annual sales of US$12 billion and more than 44,000 associates, Ecolab Inc. specializes in cleaning, sanitizing, food safety, and infection prevention products and services in more than 170 countries. For more information, visit www.ecolab.com.