Compañia Salus

Certified B Corporation

Lavalleja Department, Uruguay

Certified Since

December 2020





Operates In


Salus is a unique natural mineral water born in the protected Natural Reserve Salus. It´s mission is to foster healthy hydration habits through water-based proposals in an innovative and sustainable way.   Putting its mission in action, Salus protects the environment by taking care of The Natural Reserve Salus, a biological heritage where 1300 hectares of diverse ecosystems and more than 1000 species of plants and animals are protected. Actions are constantly taken to carefully respect the natural cycle of water in an effort to maintain balance and allow nature to continue to give the strength and guarantee the purity of the water.   In line with it´s sustainability commitment, Salus is constantly working on best practices for the recycling of its packaging while also creating recycling awareness for the community.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Compañia Salus earned an overall score of 89.3. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
89.3 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 10.4

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 & Engagement3.1
Ethics & Transparency4.7
+ 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 32.0

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 Security12.7
Health, Wellness, & Safety7.1
Career Development3.8
Engagement & Satisfaction6.3

Community 20.1

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, & Inclusion3.3
Economic Impact5.1
Civic Engagement & Giving3.0
Supply Chain Management8.4

Environment 22.6

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 Management4.7
Air & Climate9.2
Land & Life6.1

Customers 4.1

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 Stewardship4.1

Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2024 Overall B Impact Score89.3
2020 Overall B Impact Score81.1

Additional Documentation

Compañia Salus - Transparent Assessment 2023

Compañia Salus - Bottled Water Industry Disclosure Statement 2023

Compañia Salus - Transparent Assessment 2019

Compañia Salus - Bottled Water Industry Disclosure Statement 2019

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