Ecolab Releases 2019 Corporate Sustainability ReportJuly 16, 2020
The 13th-annual report, entitled Partners for Greater Purpose, highlights Ecolab’s commitment to work with its partners to reduce environmental impact and drive cost savings. The document also details Ecolab’s 2030 benchmarks, including its goals to conserve 300 billion gallons of water, which is equal to the needs of 1 billion people, and to provide high-quality and safe food for 1.8 billion people, helping to prevent 11 million foodborne illnesses annually.
“The next 10 years represent a crucial opportunity to reach higher and further demonstrate our sustainability leadership. Ecolab has the ability and the responsibility to drive change in the world, both within our company and through our work with our customers and our communities,” said Ecolab CEO Douglas M. Baker Jr. “With these 2030 goals, we will help our customers meet their ambitious sustainability goals, accelerate efforts within our own operations, expand our approach to product sustainability, support diversity and inclusion, and live our values within the workplace and the community.”
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.