Ecolab Increases 1st-Quarter Sales 13%April 26, 2022
Ecolab’s first-quarter profit decreased slightly from $297.3 million, or $0.67 per share, one year ago to $254.5 million, or $0.60 per share. Sales in the company’s global institutional and specialty division jumped 19% to $1 billion while its global industrial division increased sales 12% to $1.58 billion. Ecolab’s global health care and life sciences division saw sales climb 29% from $281.1 million to $362.6 million in the first quarter of 2022.
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 www.ecolab.com.