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Climate Neutral Group

Certified B Corporation
Headquarters

Utrecht, Netherlands The

Certified Since

April 2015

Sector

Service with Minor Environmental Footprint

Countries of Operations

Netherlands The,

South Africa

Climate Neutral Group helps organisations reduce their climate impact of their business. Every organisation emits greenhouse gases, some more than others, and this has an unfortunate negative impact on our climate. Climate Neutral Group guides customers step by step along the path towards developing, designing, and implementing a climate-neutral product, event or business. The goal of Climate Neutral Group is to improve businesses in their carbon and environmental performance to do business responsibly and successfully. Climate Neutral Group strives to gain insight, solutions and results into organisation’s carbon or environmental impact. In all of their work, they use their knowledge and expertise in turning around current negative impact on the climate. Climate Neutral Group offers, together with meaningful emission reduction targets, an verified range in emission reduction projects. These projects combine energy, environment and development solutions into sustainable business opportunities in developing countries. They also meet the highest international standards, which mean they offer carbon credits with a quality guarantee.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Climate Neutral Group earned an overall score of 101.9. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
101.9
101.9 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 19.3

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 & Engagement3.7
Ethics & Transparency5.6
+ Mission Locked10

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 21.9

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 Security1.8
Health, Wellness, & Safety5.4
Career Development4.9
Engagement & Satisfaction5.6

Community 14.2

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, & Inclusion3.4
Economic Impact8.0
Civic Engagement & Giving0.5
Supply Chain Management0.0

Environment 39.9

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 Management3.1
Air & Climate5.4
Water0.5
Land & Life3.5
+ Resource Conservation22.4
+ Land/wildlife Conservation2.7

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 6.5

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 Stewardship2.7
+ Impact Improvement3.7

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.



Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2021 Overall B Impact Score101.9
2017 Overall B Impact Score86.5
2015 Overall B Impact Score87.3

Best for the World

Each year, B Lab releases lists honoring the top-performing Certified B Corporations overall as well as within each Impact Area.

Best For The World: Changemakers2018
Best For The World: Environment2017
Best For The World: Environment2016

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