Upholding Ethical Practices

Operating Ethically, Responsibly and Honestly

At Ecolab, we are driven to uphold ethical, inclusive and responsible practices wherever we operate.

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Human Rights

We respect human rights across our global operations. We cultivate respectful work environments, and work with suppliers that recognize human worth and dignity.

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Practices and Positions

As a socially responsible company, Ecolab cares about the well-being of people and communities. We conduct business with people ethically, respect the environment and comply with the law.

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Corporate Governance

Our work is guided by a commitment to our purpose and values.  Because the work we do matters, and how we do it matters, too. It provides a solid foundation upon which we build trust with our customers and communities.

Results and Impact

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Our Corporate Responsibility Report

Review our comprehensive report on Ecolab's environmental, social and governance performance.

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Our Suppliers

We only work with suppliers who uphold a standard of ethical practices to support a more equitable global supply chain.

CDP Supplier Engagement Leader - Ecolab

Ecolab Again Recognized for Sustainability Leadership by CDP and Dow Jones Sustainability World and North America Indices

World's Most Ethical Companies 2007-2021 - Ecolab

Ecolab Named One of America’s Most Just Companies

3BL Media 100 Best Corporate Citizens Award 2020 - Ecolab

Ecolab Ranks #33 on Corporate Knights’ 2022 List of the World’s Most Sustainable Corporations