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Danaher (DHR)
Address: 2099 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W.
Washington, DC 20006
Phone: 202-828-0850
Overall score: 6.11
Top 20 rank: N.A.
Rank in Medical and Other Precision Equipment*: 10
Innovation 11
People management 10
Use of corporate assets 8
Social responsibility 11
Quality of management 6
Financial soundness 10
Long-term investment 7
Quality of products/services 10
From the March 17, 2008 issue
*In Precision Equipment last year, which was not published due to insufficient responses.
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