100 Years of Innovation
In 2023, Ecolab celebrates 100 years of growth, driven by a relentless pursuit of science-driven innovation, unmatched service and an enduring commitment to protect people and the resources vital to life. As we look back on a century of achievements from our world-class team, our focus remains on the future, and delivering 100% positive outcomes for our customers, communities and the planet.
A History of Service, Science and Sustainability
A Century of Growth
Growth, innovation and a strong dedication to customer service have been central to the Ecolab story.
Combined Sales-and-Service Associates, Scientists, Engineers and Technical Specialists
Active patents Ecolab has held since 2000
Countries served through strategic acquisitions, joint ventures, and aggressive building programs
Where There Are Challenges, We See Opportunities:
We are a global sustainability leader.
We are relentless innovators;Always looking forward.
We produce positive outcomes for people, businesses and the planet.
100 years of innovation has laid the groundwork for building the next century of 100% positive growth.
Being a 100% positive company requires a collective effort — it is a mindset that propels our associates, customers and communities forward. Our 2030 Impact Goals are a reflection of our ongoing dedication to a 100% positive future.