BlueMagpie Tea Social Enterprise Co. Ltd.

Certified B Corporation
Headquarters

Taipei, Taiwan

Certified Since

February 2022

Industry

Agicultural support/post-harvest

Sector

Agriculture/Growers

Operates In

Taiwan

“Taiwan Blue Magpie Tea”/ “Leopard Cat Rice” is a social enterprise committed to the "River Basin Recovery” contract-farming plan. "River Basin Recovery" is a model of agricultural and commercial integration, elevating the ecosystem to a brand together with local farmers. The key is to integration the whole catchment area. We are committed to the ''River Basin Recovery" strategy for the sake of "pesticide-free watershed" through environmentally friendly agriculture. To promote the coexistence of ecology and agronomy, we produce various tea products in Pinling. Those are called "Taiwan Blue Magpie Tea". All of them rely on a 100% pesticide and fertilizer free growing method. Under the concept of eco-friendly agriculture, we put all our "pesticide-free watershed" social enterprise efforts into promoting a beneficial coexistence of the leopard lats’ habitat and agronomy. To achieve this, the expansion of the habitat is a core element of our overall plan. By relying on environmental friendliness in farming, rather than pesticides or chemical fertilizers, we now grow the "Leopard Cat Rice".

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, BlueMagpie Tea Social Enterprise Co. Ltd. earned an overall score of 91.4. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
91.4
91.4 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 7.1

The Governance Impact Area evaluates a company's overall mission, engagement around its social and environmental impact, ethics, and transparency. This section also evaluates the ability of a company to protect their mission and formally consider stakeholders in decision making through their corporate structure (e.g. benefit corporation) or corporate governing documents.

Mission & Engagement1.6
Ethics & Transparency3.0
+ Mission Locked2.5

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.


Workers 18.4

The Workers Impact Area evaluates a company's contributions to its employees' financial security, health and safety, wellness, career development, as well as overall engagement and satisfaction. In addition, this section recognizes business models designed to benefit workers, such as companies that are at least 40% owned by non-executive employees and those that have workforce development programs to support individuals with barriers to employment.

Financial Security4.4
Health, Wellness, & Safety2.5
Career Development2.0
Engagement & Satisfaction3.2

Community 31.1

The Community Impact Area evaluates a company's engagement with and impact on the communities in which it operates, hires from, and sources from. Topics include diversity, equity, and inclusion; economic impact; civic engagement; charitable giving; and supply chain management. In addition, this section recognizes business models that are designed to address specific community-oriented problems, such as poverty alleviation through fair trade sourcing or distribution via microenterprises, producer cooperative models, locally focused economic development, and formal charitable giving commitments.

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion2.2
Economic Impact7.5
Civic Engagement & Giving3.6
Supply Chain Management5.4
+ Local Economic Development9.8

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.


Environment 31.4

The Environment Impact Area evaluates a company's overall environmental management practices as well as its impact on the air, climate, water, land, and biodiversity. This includes the direct impact of a company's operations and, when applicable, its supply chain and distribution channels. This section also recognizes companies with environmentally innovative production processes and those that sell products or services that have a positive environmental impact. Some examples might include products and services that create renewable energy, reduce consumption or waste, conserve land or wildlife, provide less toxic alternatives to the market, or educate people about environmental problems.

Environmental Management0.3
Air & Climate1.9
Water2.0
Land & Life9.3
+ Toxin Reduction / Remediation12.3
+ Environmental Education & Information1.7

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.


Customers 3.1

The Customers Impact Area evaluates a company's stewardship of its customers through the quality of its products and services, ethical marketing, data privacy and security, and feedback channels. In addition, this section recognizes products or services that are designed to address a particular social problem for or through its customers, such as health or educational products, arts and media products, serving underserved customers or clients, and services that improve the social impact of other businesses or organizations.

Customer Stewardship3.1


Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2022 Overall B Impact Score91.4

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