ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ecolab Inc., the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technology and services, has been named to the 2018 Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) North America index, a globally recognized comprehensive assessment of leading sustainability-driven companies. This is Ecolab’s fourth consecutive year on the North America index, and the company’s fifth listing since 2012.
“Ecolab is committed to operating responsibly as we work to make the world cleaner, safer and healthier, and we are honored to be recognized for this commitment through our inclusion on the 2018 DJSI North America Index,” said Chairman and CEO Douglas M. Baker, Jr.
Launched in 1999, the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices track the leading sustainability-driven companies based on an analysis of financially material environmental, social and governance factors. The indices serve as benchmarks for investors who integrate sustainability considerations into their portfolios and provide an effective engagement platform for companies seeking to adopt sustainable best practices.
For more information on the 2018 Dow Jones Sustainability Indices, visit the RobecoSAM website or www.sustainability-indices.com/. For more information about Ecolab’s commitment to sustainability, visit www.Ecolab.com/Sustainability.
A trusted partner at nearly three million customer locations, Ecolab (ECL) is the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services that protect people and vital resources. With annual sales of $14 billion and 48,000 associates, Ecolab delivers comprehensive solutions, data-driven insights and on-site service to promote safe food, maintain clean environments, optimize water and energy use and improve operational efficiencies for customers in the food, healthcare, energy, hospitality and industrial markets in more than 170 countries around the world. For more Ecolab news and information, visit www.ecolab.com.
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