Ecolab Schedules Webcast of Industry Conference for March 20

  Ecolab Schedules Webcast of Industry Conference for March 20

Business Wire

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- March 13, 2013

Daniel J. Schmechel, Ecolab’s Chief Financial Officer, will address financial
analysts at the Gabelli & Company’s Specialty Chemicals Conference on
Wednesday, March 20, in New York. Ecolab will host a live webcast of Mr.
Schmechel’s presentation. Details for the webcast are as follows:


TIME:       12:00 pm Eastern Time
              
DATE:         Wednesday, March 20, 2013
              
DURATION:     Approximately 30 minutes
              
LOCATION:     http://www.ecolab.com/investor
              
ARCHIVE:      A replay of the webcast will be available through March 29,
              2013.


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 Windows Media Player or other
compatible streaming media player.

A trusted partner at more than one million customer locations, Ecolab (ECL) is
the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services that
protect people and vital resources. With 2012 sales of $12 billion and 41,000
associates, Ecolab delivers comprehensive solutions and on-site service to
ensure 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. For more Ecolab news and information, visit www.ecolab.com.

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Contact:

Ecolab Inc.
Investor Contacts:
Michael Monahan, 651-293-2809
or
Lisa Curran, 651-293-2185