Company ranked 6th on U.S. 500 and 13th on Global 500 Green Rankings lists
ST. PAUL, Minn., June 6, 2016 /3BL Media/ – For the third consecutive year, Ecolab’s commitment to sustainable business practices has been recognized by Newsweek, which named Ecolab to the publication’s 2016 list of the Top Green Companies in the World.
For 2016, Ecolab ranked sixth on the U.S. 500 list and 13th on the Global 500 Green Rankings lists.
ST. PAUL, Minn., March 8, 2016 /3BL Media/ – During 2015, Ecolab provided in-kind donations worth more than $2.3 million to support disaster relief efforts. Working in partnership with non-profit organizations, the company quickly gathered needed cleaning, sanitizing and public health products for distribution to areas impacted by natural disasters.
ST. PAUL, Minn., March 7, 2016 /3BL Media/ – For the tenth consecutive year, Ecolab Inc., the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services, has been recognized as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute, the global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices.
With cold and flu season well underway, parents and teachers have a new tool to teach kids how to protect themselves from germs. “Soap and Water Science” is a fun online activity developed by Ecolab’s partner, the Project WET Foundation, to teach kids how germs spread—and how soap and water work together to stop that process. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention cite washing hands with soap as one of the “most effective ways to prevent the spread of many types of infection and illness in all settings.”
ST. PAUL, Minn., January 8, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Ecolab Inc., the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services, has received Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) Gold recertification from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) for the buildings at its 76-acre campus in Naperville, Ill., the headquarters of its Nalco Water and Process Services business.
October 6, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Ecolab Inc., the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services, in partnership with the Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS), announced its manufacturing plant in Taicang, China, became the first site in the world to be independently certified under the AWS’s global standard for water stewardship in September 2015.
ST. PAUL, Minn., Sept. 11, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Ecolab Inc., the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technology and services, has been named to the 2015 Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) North America index.
New analysis informs decisions in response to increasing water scarcity
ST. Paul, Minn., August 25, 2015 /3BL Media/ – The Water Risk Monetizer, industry’s first publicly available financial modeling tool that enables businesses to factor current and future water risks into decision making, now provides users with insights into how water scarcity impacts revenue. The tool’s new assessment helps water-dependent businesses better understand the full value of water to their operations and identify revenue at risk based on current and projected water scarcity.
“Your job is not to create a food safety program; it’s to create a food safety culture.” - Frank Yiannas, vice president, Food Safety & Health, Walmart Stores Inc.
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Frank Yiannas, vice president, Food Safety & Health, Walmart Stores Inc. provides proven behavioral science principles and suggested applications on how they can be used to advance food safety in Ecolab’s “Keeping it Clean in 2015: Food Safety = Behavior” Food Safety Matters webinar.
"When it comes to food safety, people’s attitudes, choices and behaviors are some of the most important factors influencing the overall safety of our food supply. Think about it. If you’re trying to improve the food safety performance of an organization, industry or region of the world, what you’re really trying to do is change peoples’ behaviors. Simply put, food safety equals behavior," said Frank Yiannas, vice president, Food Safety & Health, Walmart Stores Inc.