Alliance for Water Stewardship secure a world’s first

01 October 2015

ECCI innovation suite residents Alliance for Water Stewardship secured a world’s first this week as Ecolab became the First in the World to Receive Alliance for Water Stewardship Standard Certification.

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 2014 sales of $14 billion and 47,000 associates, Ecolab delivers comprehensive solutions 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.

ECCI innovation suite residents Alliance for Water Stewardship is a partnership of global leaders in sustainable water management who are dedicated to promoting responsible use of freshwater that is socially, economically and environmentally beneficial.

AWS drives collective responses to shared water challenges through its stakeholder-endorsed AWS International Water Stewardship Standard. AWS’s Founding Partners are American Standard, CDP, Centre for Responsible Business, Centro del Agua para America Latina y el Caribe, Ecolab, European Water Partnership, Fundacion Chile, Fundacion FEMSA, Future500, General Mills, The Gold Standard Foundation, Hindustan Unilever Foundation, Inghams Enterprises, Marks & Spencer, Murray Darling Basin Authority, Nestle, Pacific Institute, Sealed Air, United Nations Environment Programme, the UN Global Compact’s CEO Water Mandate, The Nature Conservancy, The Water Council, Veolia Environment, Water Environment Foundation, Water Footprint Network, Water Stewardship Australia, Water Witness International, WaterAid and WWF, info@allianceforwaterstewardship.org.

Read more: http://www.marketwatch.com/story/ecolab-is-first-in-the-world-to-receive-alliance-for-water-stewardship-standard-certification-2015-09-30

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