Ecolab Schedules Webcast of Industry Conference for June 14th

  Ecolab Schedules Webcast of Industry Conference for June 14th

Business Wire

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- June 07, 2012

Ecolab Inc.’s Executive Vice President and President, Global Specialty, Bobby
Mendez, will address financial analysts at the Deutsche Bank Securities Global
Industrials and Basic Materials Conference in Chicago, IL on Thursday, June
14. Ecolab will host a live webcast of Mr. Mendez’s presentation. Details for
the webcast are as follows:

TIME:       3:20 pm Eastern Time

DATE:         Thursday, June 14, 2012

DURATION:     Approximately 35 minutes

LOCATION:     http://www.ecolab.com/investor

ARCHIVE:      A replay of the webcast will be available through
              June 22, 2012.
              

To access the webcast, go to the Investor Calendar section of Ecolab’s web
site at www.ecolab.com/investor and click on the webcast details. Listening to
the webcast requires Internet access and the Windows Media Player or other
compatible streaming media player.

With 2011 pro forma sales of $11 billion and more than 40,000 employees,
Ecolab Inc. (NYSE: ECL) is the global leader in water, hygiene and energy
technologies and services that provide and protect clean water, safe food,
abundant energy and healthy environments. Ecolab delivers comprehensive
programs and services tothe food, energy, healthcare, industrial and
hospitality markets in more than 160 countries. For more news and information,
visit www.ecolab.com.

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Contact:

Ecolab Inc.
Michael Monahan, 651-293-2809