What is a Certified B Corp?
Businesses are continually adapting to these priorities by becoming more socially and environmentally responsible in order to stay competitive. B Lab, the nonprofit behind B Corp Certification, the B Impact Assessment and Benefit Corporation legislation, has provided the tools for businesses to measure, improve, market and protect their missions.
B Corp certification is to Business what USDA Organic certification is to food products or LEED certified is to buildings. B Corp certification identifies a company as valuing all stakeholders, including the community, the environment, employees and consumers.
The tool for certification - the B Impact Assessment - enables companies to measure and improve their social and environmental impact.
Over 2,770 B Corps working in 150 industries from 60 countries, including:
Why become a B Corp?
Grow customer base and build customer loyalty
Attract the best talent
Be part of the B Corp Community of like-minded leader
Establish internal benchmarks and improvement goals
Engage investors seeking to align capital with values
Receive discounts on services
Maintain your mission through management and ownership changes
Lead a movement to inspire more companies to improve their impact on society on the environment