On January 10, the World Environment Center (WEC) awarded ECOLAB its 34th annual Gold Medal for International Corporate Achievement in Sustainable Development. Doug Baker, chairman and CEO, ECOLAB, will accept the award on May 17, 2018 during the Gold Medal Award Ceremony in Washington, D.C. In a statement from the WEC, ECOLAB was selected for this honor for “its many initiatives in global water conservation, its multiple sustainability commitments and partnerships, integration of sustainability in its innovation processes and product development.”
Upon receiving the award, Baker said in a statement to WEC, “We’re honored by this recognition and proud of the work we do to help our customers grow their businesses and achieve their sustainability goals. Our global team is dedicated to delivering our purpose: to make the world cleaner, safer and healthier, protecting people and vital resources.” ECOLAB has been a member of the Consumer Specialty Products Association for more than twenty years. CSPA would like to congratulate ECOLAB for receiving this prestigious honor.