Ecolab Sells Mobotec Equipment Business

Ecolab Sells Mobotec Equipment Business

ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ecolab Inc. announced it has sold substantially all the capital equipment design and build business of its Mobotec air emissions control business to The Power Industrial Group, a leading mechanical engineering business based in the United Kingdom. The Mobotec equipment design and build business had 2012 sales of $27 million. Ecolab has retained Mobotec's chemical business. No further details were disclosed.

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 44,000 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. For more Ecolab news and information, visit www.ecolab.com.


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