Ecolab Inc. provides water, hygiene and infection prevention solutions and services. The Company's cleaning and sanitizing programs and products, pest elimination services support customers in the foodservice, food and beverage processing, hospitality, healthcare, government and education, retail, textile care and commercial facilities management sectors. Its segments include Global Industrial, Global Institutional & Specialty and Global Healthcare & Life Sciences. Its Global Industrial segment consists of the Water, Food and Beverage, Downstream and Paper operating segments. Its Global Institutional & Specialty segment include cleaning and sanitizing programs and wash process solutions. The Global Healthcare & Life Sciences segment services include pharmaceutical, personal care, infection and containment control solutions. The Company's Other segment consists of the Pest Elimination operating segment.