B Corporation

Description

B Corps are for-profit companies certified by the nonprofit B Lab to meet rigorous standards of social and environmental performance, accountability, and transparency.

What it means

B Lab drives systemic change by: 1) Building a global community of Certified B Corporations (TM) who meet the highest standards of verified, overall social and environmental performance, public transparency, and legal accountability; 2) Promoting Mission Alignment using innovative corporate structures like the benefit corporation to align the interests of business with those of society and to help high impact businesses be built to last; 3) Helping tens of thousands of businesses, investors, and institutions Measure What Matters, by using the B Impact Assessment and B Analytics to manage their impact—and the impact of the businesses with whom they work—with as much rigor as their profits; 4) Inspiring millions to join the movement through story-telling on bthechange.com.

https://www.bcorporation.net/