Ecolab 8-K 2016
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SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) February 23, 2016
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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On February 23, 2016, Ecolab Inc. (Ecolab) announced earnings for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2015. A copy of the (i) News Release issued by Ecolab in connection with this report under Item 2.02 is furnished and attached as Exhibit (99.1), (ii) Supplemental Data to be used in connection with the conference call to be held discussing the fourth quarter results is furnished and attached as Exhibit (99.2), and (iii) Supplemental Discussion and related materials to be used in such conference call is furnished and attached as Exhibit (99.3), each of which is incorporated by reference herein. Ecolab also will publish the attached exhibits on its website located at www.ecolab.com.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
The following exhibits are furnished pursuant to Item 2.02 of Form 8-K and should not be deemed to be filed under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
(99.1) Ecolab Inc. News Release dated February 23, 2016.
(99.2) Supplemental Data for Fourth Quarter dated February 23, 2016.
(99.3) Supplemental Discussion for Fourth Quarter dated February 23, 2016.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.