Imagine a business with purpose and transparency. A business determined to make a positive impact on the environment and communities embedded. That is a B-Corporation.
A B-Corporation, also known as B Corp or Certified B Corporation, is a company that has decided to undergo a verification process through B-Lab (a non-profit) that certifies that the business has committed to its mission, and has willing to exhibit the highest set standards for social and environmental performance.
What is the Purpose of a B-Corporation?
B-Corporations engage and promote adaptation and innovation through positive social and environmental practices. Being a B-Corporation has several benefits internally and externally. Whether you’re a small start-up company or a large, rapidly growing company, you can apply for B-Corporation certification. While the process can be challenging the impact of being a B-Corporation is powerful.
What Can a B-Corporation Do?
- Evoke change
- Create sustainability
- Influence sustainable commitments
- Connect and collaborate with communities
- Broadcast commitment to the mission statement
- Make positive changes in and for the environment
- Alleviate financial burdens
- Create inclusivity
- Support the B-Labs Theory of Change
How to Become a B-Corporation?
Remember, the process is complex but keeping a few things in mind when trying to become certified will save you a bit of time! In order to become a B-Corporation, one must demonstrate the following:
- Align your values
Your business must demonstrate the highest set standards of business practices.
- Make a promise and stick to it
Make a promise to have a positive influence on the world and follow through!
Benefits of a Certification
- Sense of community
- Positive impact on the world
- Gain more traction for your business
How is Ecolink Making A Change?
Here at Ecolink, we look forward to servicing your company! We too are committed to making a positive impact on the environment. We provide products you can rely on and guess what? They’re not harmful to the environment! Get in contact with one of our team members today to see how you can integrate quality and promising chemical products into your business!