Ecolab Places Third in Barron’s Most Sustainable CompaniesFebruary 17, 2021
In developing the fourth-annual index, the financial publication analyzed more than 1,000 publicly held U.S. companies and scored them on more than 230 performance indicators in five categories. Ecolab placed third in this year’s list, up 14 spots from its 17th-place ranking in 2020. The company has been included in every edition of Barron’s annual rankings since it was first released in 2018.
“Sustainability is core to our purpose to make the world cleaner, safer and healthier,” said Christophe Beck, Ecolab CEO. “Ecolab’s solutions and services help companies achieve ambitious operational and sustainability goals. We’re committed to supporting the well-being of the natural environment and society, while generating economic value.”
With annual sales of US$13 billion and more than 45,000 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.