Sustainability Television

Internet Broadcaster

Vancouver, British Columbia

Canada

sustainabilitytv.com

About Sustainability Television Inc.

Sustainability Television®, is a social enterprise that contributes substantial time and service commitments to non-profits and other community organizations. The company broadcasts its positively framed educational content over the internet and encourages citizen engagement; creating a robust and interactive experience for its viewers.

Join today and you too can be a part of the company’s “positive solution oriented focus” that empowers scientific, cultural, human, economic creativity and innovation. Enlist their services:

• Advertising: increase your exposure & bottom line as a corporate sponsor.
• Consulting: from carbon footprinting to employee engagement they can help!
• Film Production: whether it’s a doc., training video, ad or psa, they’ve got you covered!

We became a B Corp because we want to help other socially conscious organizations to thrive and share their empowering stories with as many people as possible.

The Change We Seek®

Through their actions Sustainability Television® (STV) seeks to encourage healthier, more vibrant communities and lifestyles for everyone…

• by supporting values-based businesses and non-profits with, written articles, video interviews, calendar of events postings, support of community events, discounts, and pro-bono mentorship. STV helps community benefit organizations thrive!

• by reducing its environmental impact anywhere possible; using low-flow faucets and showerheads, collecting rainwater and greywater for use in irrigation, non-toxic products, FSC certified and 100% recycled paper products, energy efficient bulbs, computer drives, batteries and zero-waste HD digital film technology.

• by providing mentorship and learning opportunities for underprivileged and underserved populations.

• by delivering content you won’t see anywhere else, that showcases real people doing really neat things to make the world a better place.

What makes us a better company?

B Impact Report

Certified since: 

May 2011
Summary:

Company Score

Median Score*

Environment

Environment

The Environment section of the Assessment evaluates a company's environmental performance through its facilities; materials, resource, and energy use; and emissions. Where applicable, it also considers a company's transportation/distribution channels and environmental impact of its supply chain. This section also measures whether a company's products or services are designed to solve an environmental issue, including products that aid in the provision of renewable energy, conserve resources, reduce waste, promote land/wildlife conservation, prevent toxic/hazardous substance or pollution, or educate, measure, or consult to solve environmental problems.

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7
Workers

Workers

The Worker section of the survey assesses the company's relationship with its workforce. This section measures how the company treats its workers through compensation, benefits, training, and ownership opportunities provided to workers. It also focuses on the overall work environment within the company through management/worker communication, job flexibility and corporate culture, and worker health and safety practices.

N/A
18
Customers

Customers

The Customers section of the Assessment measures the impact a company has on its customers. The section focuses on whether a company sells products or services that promote public benefit, and if those products/services are targeted towards serving underserved populations. Questions in this section will measure whether a company's product or service is designed to solve a social or environmental issue (e.g. improves health, preserves environment or creates economic opportunity to individuals or communities, promotes the arts/sciences, or increases the flow of capital to purpose-driven enterprises).

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N/A
Community

Community

The Community section of the survey assesses a company's impact on its community. The Community section evaluates a company's supplier relations, diversity, and involvement in the local community. The section also measures the company's practices and policies around community service and charitable giving. In addition, this section includes if a company's product or service is designed to solve a social issue, including access to basic services, health, education, economic opportunity, arts, and increasing the flow of capital to purpose-driven enterprises.

40
17
Governance

Governance

The Governance section of the Assessment evaluates a company's accountability and transparency. The section focuses on the company's mission, stakeholder engagement, and overall transparency of the company's practices and policies.

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6
Overall B Score
98
55

80 out of 200 is eligible for certification

*Of all businesses that have completed the B Impact Assessment

*Median scores will not add up to overall

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Company Highlights: 

Employees: >50% of the company is owned by full-time workers excluding founders/executives

Community: Donate 50+ % of profits to charity; Requires significant suppliers to meet specific social and environmental criteria

Environment: 100% of energy from renewable sources; Monitors greenhouse gas emissions and has set specific reduction targets;