About us

Ecolab is the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services. Around the world, businesses in foodservice, food processing, hospitality, healthcare, industrial, and oil and gas markets choose Ecolab products and services to keep their environment clean and safe, operate efficiently and achieve sustainability goals.

Partnering to help solve global challenges

At Ecolab, this is what we do best. Our 48,000 associates help make the world cleaner, safer and healthier by delivering comprehensive solutions and on-site services to promote safe food, maintain clean environments, optimise water and energy use, and improve operational efficiencies for customers at nearly three million locations in more than 170 countries.

We are everywhere it matters

Our innovative products and services touch virtually every aspect of daily life and are used in hospitals, hotels, restaurants, schools, manufacturing plants, refineries and several other locations throughout the world. Many of the world’s most recognisable brands rely on Ecolab to help ensure operational efficiencies, product integrity and brand reputation.

Impacting What Matters Most

Our world is changing rapidly. As the population grows, so does the need for water, food and energy. In more than 170 countries around the world, Ecolab is making an impact – partnering with customers to deliver solutions for our changing world.


Our culture

At Ecolab, we take on some of the world’s most meaningful challenges, delivering critical insights and innovative solutions to help our customers achieve clean water, safe food, abundant energy and healthy environments. Our purpose drives what we do – we impact what matters.

The way we do our work matters, too. We work with purpose, reaching our goals, doing what’s right and honest, challenging ourselves, working as a team and valuing diverse perspectives to make a difference.

Our benefits

Ecolab strives to provide comprehensive and market-competitive benefits to meet the needs of our associates and their families.

We offer benefits to support our associates’ health and wellness, such as healthcare and time-away policies. We also offer benefits designed to promote our associates’ financial well-being, including short and long-term financial incentives and retirement income and planning.

Over 700 students have Followed us on Gradcracker.
We've patented more than 8,700 products since our founding in 1923.
Our 95 years of innovation has enabled us to lead the industry in developing positive environmental solutions.
We have a presence in nearly 3 million customer locations across 170 countries.
Our 48,000 associates include 26,500 service professionals and 1,600 R&D scientists, engineers and technical specialists.