Certified B Corporation

Santiago Metropolitan Region, Chile

Certified Since

January 2013


General second-hand goods



Operates In


DEGRAF began its activities in 1982 in the field of graphic, photographic and radiological waste recycling. Over the years and due to the evolution of the industry and the needs and requirements of its customers, DEGRAF started to develop new business areas becoming a comprehensive manager of industrial waste with specialization in electrical and electronic waste (WEEE), hazardous waste and ferrous and non-ferrous metal waste. Currently, DEGRAF provides services of e-waste recycling, certified destruction of data and assets, safe disposal / recovery of IT assets (ITAD) and management of hazardous and non-hazardous industrial waste for companies, corporations, government and municipal agencies and both profit and non profit institutions.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Degraf earned an overall score of 113.2. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
113.2 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 16.7

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 & Engagement1.6
Ethics & Transparency5.1
+ 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 29.3

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 Security11.2
Health, Wellness, & Safety9.1
Career Development3.0
Engagement & Satisfaction4.9

Community 16.4

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, & Inclusion4.3
Economic Impact6.1
Civic Engagement & Giving1.1
Supply Chain Management3.6

Environment 47.2

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 Management8.5
Air & Climate7.5
Land & Life6.6
+ Resource Conservation23

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 3.4

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 Stewardship3.4

Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2022 Overall B Impact Score113.2
2019 Overall B Impact Score107
2016 Overall B Impact Score100.9
2013 Overall B Impact Score100.3

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