Certified B Corporation

Los Lagos Region, Chile

Certified Since

August 2019


Other manufacturing



Operates In


Calagro is a company that is dedicated to the production of Calcium Carbonate for agricultural use, which is produced from the waste generated by the mitigation industry in the region. Their process is based on drying and grinding the shells generated by this industry, and converting them into Calcium Carbonate for use in the soils of southern Chile. It is a product of regional production and is used in the region, 100% circular economy. Calagro es una empresa que se dedica a la producción de Carbonato de Calcio para uso agrícola, el cual es producido a partir de los residuos generados por la industria mitilicultora de la región. Nuestro proceso se basa en secar y moler las conchas que genera esta industria, y convertirlas en Carbonato de Calcio para uso en los suelos del sur de Chile. Es un producto de producción regional y que se utiliza en la región, 100% economía circular.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Calagro earned an overall score of 92.9. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
92.9 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 13.9

Governance evaluates a company's overall mission, engagement around its social/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 & Engagement1.7
Ethics & Transparency4.7
+ Mission Locked7.5

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 22.0

Workers evaluates a company’s contributions to its employees’ financial security, health & safety, wellness, career development, and engagement & 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 Security3.2
Health, Wellness, & Safety8.3
Career Development2.5
Engagement & Satisfaction3.8

Community 12.2

Community evaluates a company’s engagement with and impact on the communities in which it operates, hires from, and sources from. Topics include diversity, equity & 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, & Inclusion0.5
Economic Impact2.3
Civic Engagement & Giving0.8
Supply Chain Management8.5

Environment 42.7

Environment 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 Management1.4
Air & Climate6.2
Land & Life6.2
+ Resource Conservation28.1

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 1.8

Customers 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 & media products, serving underserved customers/clients, and services that improve the social impact of other businesses or organizations.

Customer Stewardship1.8

Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2019 Overall B Impact Score92.9

Additional Documentation

Calagro Transparent Assessment 2019

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