Danaher is a Fortune 200, NYSE-listed, science and technology leader that designs, manufactures and markets innovative products and services to professional, medical, industrial and commercial customers. Our premier brands are among the most highly recognized in each of the markets we serve. The Danaher Business System provides a foundation to our 63,000 associates around the world, serving customers in more than 125 countries. In 2012, we generated $18.3 billion of revenue from five reporting segments: Test & Measurement,Environmental, Dental, Life Sciences & Diagnostics, and Industrial Technologies.
Our Environmental segment provides products that help protect our water supply and air quality and serves two primary markets: water quality and retail/commercial petroleum. Our water quality business is a global leader in water quality analysis and treatment, providing instrumentation and disinfection systems to help analyze and manage the quality of ultra-pure, potable and wastewater in residential, commercial and industrial applications. Our retail/commercial petroleum business is a leading worldwide provider of products and services for the global petroleum market. Our solutions and services are focused on fuel dispensing, point-of-sale systems, payment systems and environmental compliance.