According to the ISSA Web site, five member companies have been named among the 100 Best Corporate Citizens of 2006 by Business Ethics magazine. Åmong the ISSA member companies listd and their ranking on the prestigious list are:

Ecolab, St. Paul, MN.— No 20
3M, St. Paul, MN.—No. 43
Tennant Co., Minneapolis, MN.—No.54
Proctor and Gamble, Cincinnati OH.—No.90
Grainger, Inc., Lake Forest, IL.—No. 93

The listing, begun in 2000, rates firms in all industries on their performance in eight stakeholder categories, including shareholders, community, governance, diversity, employees, environment, human rights, and product, and then ranks them according to those ratings. Outside the industry, the list includes such corporate heavyweights as Hewlett-Packard, Dell, Intel, PepsiCo, and Citigroup.

To learn more about Business Ethics’ list of the 100 best corporate citizens and its rating and ranking methodology, click here.