ECL - Ecolab Inc.

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Ecolab Inc.

1 Ecolab Place
St. Paul, MN 55102
United States
800-232-6522
http://investor.ecolab.com

SectorBasic Materials
IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
Full Time Employees49,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Douglas M. Baker Jr.Chairman & CEO3.82M17.43M1959
Mr. Daniel J. SchmechelCFO & Treasurer1.54M1.57M1960
Mr. Timothy P. MulhereExec. VP & Pres of Global Institutional1.42M1.05M1963
Mr. Darrell R. BrownExec. VP & Pres of the Global Industrial Sector1.24M1.32M1964
Mr. Christophe BeckPres & COON/AN/A1968
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

Ecolab Inc. provides water, hygiene, and energy technologies and services worldwide. The company operates through Global Industrial, Global Institutional, Global Energy, and Other segments. The Global Industrial segment offers water treatment and process applications, and cleaning and sanitizing solutions primarily to industrial customers within the manufacturing, food and beverage processing, transportation, chemical, primary metals and mining, power generation, pulp and paper, pharmaceutical, and commercial laundry. The Global Institutional segment provides specialized cleaning and sanitizing products to the foodservice, hospitality, lodging, healthcare, government, education, and retail industries. The Global Energy segment offers the process chemicals and water treatment needs of the petroleum and petrochemical industries in upstream and downstream applications under the Nalco Champion name. This segment also provides additives for drilling and well stimulation, corrosion inhibitors, oil and water separation, scale control, paraffin and asphaltene control, biocides, hydrate control, hydrogen sulfide removal, oil dispersants, foamers and anti-foamers, flow improvers, anti-foulants, crude desalting, monomer inhibitors, anti-oxidants, fuel and lubricant additives, and water treatment. The Other segment offers pest elimination services to detect, eliminate, and prevent pests, such as rodents and insects in restaurants, food and beverage processors, educational and healthcare facilities, hotels, quick service restaurant and grocery operations, and other institutional and commercial customers. This segment also produces and sells colloidal silica for binding and polishing applications in semiconductor, catalyst, and aerospace component manufacturing, as well as chemical industries. Ecolab Inc. sells its products through field sales and corporate account personnel, distributors, and dealers. The company was founded in 1923 and is headquartered in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Corporate Governance

Ecolab Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 29, 2019 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 2; Compensation: 6.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.