Plymouth, MN - The parent company of Mar Cor Purification, CANTEL MEDICAL CORP. (NYSE:CMN), was recently named to the Forbes 2012 list of the "100 Best Small Companies in America." The Company was ranked number 61.
Cantel's President and CEO, Andrew Krakauer stated, "We are pleased to have been recognized for the success the Company has achieved both this year and over the past five years. I share this honor with our 1,200 hardworking and loyal employees. As a leader in the growing infection prevention and control market, the Company has performed well despite the difficult economic environment. We are optimistic that Cantel is positioned for sustained growth in the future. Our entire organization has a great sense of pride in providing the products, services and the guidance to mitigate infection risks, improve safety, and ultimately help save lives."
The Forbes rankings are based on one and five-year earnings growth, sales growth and return on equity. To qualify, companies must have sales between $5 million and $1 billion, and meet certain share price and other criteria. Forbes also considers a company's stock performance with its industry peers during the last year.
About Mar Cor Purification
Mar Cor Purification, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Cantel Medical Corp. (NYSE:CMN), is the largest supplier of 510 (k) medical water systems in the United States. It has service offices in 22 cities in the United States and Canada, with seven ion exchange resin regeneration plants strategically located in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Philadelphia, San Antonio, Montreal and Toronto. Mar Cor also provides turnkey water purification systems to high purity clients including pharmaceutical, cosmetics, semiconductor and other bacteria controlled applications. Filtration/separation products and disinfectants are provided to the same customer base in addition to a separate worldwide distributor network. Visit our website at www.mcpur.com.
About Cantel Medical Corp.
Cantel Medical Corp. (NYSE:CMN) is a leading provider of infection prevention and control products in the healthcare market. Our products include water purification equipment, sterilants, disinfectants and cleaners, specialized medical device reprocessing systems for endoscopy and renal dialysis, disposable infection control products primarily for dental and GI endoscopy markets, dialysate concentrates and other dialysis supplies, hollow fiber membrane filtration and separation products for medical and non-medical applications, and specialty packaging for infectious and biological specimens. We also provide technical maintenance for our products and offer compliance training services for the transport of infectious and biological specimens. For more information, visit our website at www.cantelmedical.com.