ST. PAUL, Minn., Feb. 23, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Ecolab Inc., the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services, has been recognized by FORTUNE Magazine as one of the 2015 World’s Most Admired Companies.
The recognition measures corporate reputation based on nine key attributes from financial soundness to innovation. Within the chemicals industry, Ecolab ranked second overall and first for social responsibility and long-term investment value.
On November 6, 2014, Ecolab joined an esteemed group of world leaders at The Economist’s 2014 World Water Summit in London. At the event, Christophe Beck, executive vice president and president for international regions at Ecolab, spoke about how to make the business case for water stewardship.
Ecolab recently ranked 47th among Corporate Knights' 2015 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World index, which is announced each year during the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland.
In this video, Oriana Leishman, Ph.D., MPH, Ecolab R&D Program Leader for Food, Protein and Personal Care, explains correct monitoring and control of Listeria monocytogenes, commonly referred to as Listeria.
Participation promotes growth of renewable energy in Minnesota
ST. PAUL, Minn. and BELMONT, Calif., Jan. 15, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Ecolab Inc. is the first major corporate participant in Minnesota's newest alternative energy program, which uses community solar gardens -- shared solar panel sites with grid-connected subscribers -- to offset electricity use.
New financial modeling tool helps business leaders factor water risks into decisions
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Water scarcity is impacting the vitality of communities around the world. For businesses, it is a significant constraint to growth. The Water Risk Monetizer is industry’s first financial modeling tool that enables businesses to factor water into decisions that support business growth and help ensure the availability of this limited natural resource for future generations.
Ecolab and Trucost demonstrate how businesses can use the Water Risk Monetizer
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The Water Risk Monetizer is an easy-to-use financial modeling tool that provides a new way for businesses to incorporate water risks into business decisions. The publicly available, first-of-its-kind tool was developed by Ecolab and Trucost to help businesses understand the full value of water to their operations. By quantifying water-related risks in financial terms, the tool bridges the gap between today’s low market price for water and the water risks that affect businesses around the world.
Here's a quick look at how the Water Risk Monetizer works.
ST. PAUL, Minn., Oct. 29, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Ecolab Inc., the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services, has committed $2 million through the Ecolab Foundation to The Nature Conservancy, a leading conservation organization working to protect the lands and waters on which all life depends.
Industry Leaders Unite to Share Best Practices, Advance Environmental Sustainability of Sector
St. Paul, Minn., October 21, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Beverage industry leaders from across the globe convened October 14-16 for the Beverage Industry Environmental Roundtable (BIER) semi-annual meeting. Ecolab hosted the event at the company’s Global Research, Development and Engineering (RD&E) Center on its Schuman Campus in Eagan, Minn. The three-day agenda focused on BIER’s current work to reduce resource consumption, mitigate environmental impacts and ensure sustainable growth of the beverage sector.