ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 2, 2018--The board of directors of Ecolab Inc. today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.41 per common share, to be paid October 15, 2018, to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 18, 2018.

Ecolab has paid cash dividends on its common stock for 81 consecutive years.

About Ecolab A trusted partner at nearly three million customer locations, Ecolab (ECL) is the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services that protect people and vital resources. With annual sales of $14 billion and 48,000 associates, Ecolab delivers comprehensive solutions, data-driven insights and on-site service to promote safe food, maintain clean environments, optimize water and energy use and improve operational efficiencies for customers in the food, healthcare, energy, hospitality and industrial markets in more than 170 countries around the world.

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KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA MINNESOTA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: BUILDING SYSTEMS HEALTH HOSPITALS INFECTIOUS DISEASES OTHER HEALTH MANUFACTURING CHEMICALS/PLASTICS ENGINEERING ENVIRONMENT CONSTRUCTION & PROPERTY GENERAL HEALTH

SOURCE: Ecolab Inc.

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