Ecolab Inc., the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services, has been recognized by Fortune Magazine as one of 2016's World's Most Admired Companies. This is the second consecutive year that Ecolab has been named to the World's Most Admired Companies list.
The recognition measures corporate reputation based on nine key attributes from financial soundness to innovation. Within the chemicals industry, Ecolab ranked third overall and first for social responsibility, quality of management and long-term investment value.
The World's Most Admired Companies list is based on responses from thousands of survey participants, including executives, directors and analysts, who rate companies in their industries on nine criteria. A pesquisa de 2016 incluiu um total de 652 empresas de 30 países. A pontuação de uma empresa deve estar na metade superior da pesquisa de seu setor para ser incluída na lista das empresas mais admiradas do mundo.
The full list of the 2016 World's Most Admired Companies is available online
and will be featured in Fortune Magazine's March issue.