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Ecolab Inc. donates national education grant program

September 21, 2010
WASHINGTON — Cleaning, sanitizing, food safety and infection prevention products company Ecolab Inc. reported on Friday that it has donated more than $725,000 this year in 12 communities across the U.S. in support of community schools through the Visions for Learning grant program, according to a press release.
Ecolab said that the grants are given to kindergarten through 12th grade teachers to support and engage students, helping them to achieve at-grade level in basic skills and enrich the classroom experience, the release stated.
The 2010 projects have included supplies to build and maintain a school greenhouse and a weather station, a digital science library, Math Family Fun Packets and classroom engineering kits, the release noted.
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