Ecolab Increases First-Quarter Profit

April 30, 2019 Ecolab Increases First-Quarter Profit

Ecolab, Inc. has declared a fiscal first-quarter profit of US$296 million, or $1.01 per share, up 20 percent from $247 million, or $0.84 per share, one year earlier.

The company reported first-quarter sales of $3.5 billion, an increase of 1 percent compared to the same period one year ago. Ecolab’s industrial segment improved sales by 8 percent, while revenues in the company’s energy division grew 14 percent.

About Ecolab
With annual sales of US$13.15 billion and more than 26,000 associates, Ecolab, Inc. specializes in cleaning, sanitizing, food safety, and infection prevention products and services in more than 160 countries. For more information, visit