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Enviro-Stewards

Certified B Corporation
Headquarters

Ontario, Canada

Certified Since

September 2011

Sector

Service with Minor Environmental Footprint

Countries of Operations

Canada

Enviro-Stewards Inc’s Engineers & Scientists serve as sustainability catalysts for industrial, commercial and institutional facilities. As such, they stimulate increased margin on sales while reducing environmental footprints and improving social conditions. Such services include:Energy Conservation and Greenhouse Gas (GHG) reduction planningEco-Efficiency, Water Conservation and Toxic Use ReductionPollution Prevention and treatment process designProduct Design for Environment and Sustainability Strategizing Enviro-Stewards was founded as a social venture (see Social Venture Case Study) to provide clients services to conserve resources and staff an opportunity to serve others. Staff are facilitated to use their technical and personal skills to assist local charitable work and to help launch sustainable income generating projects in the developing world (see CTV news feature). Clients are provided with practical, economically viable measures to improve the environmental and social aspects of their operations.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Enviro-Stewards earned an overall score of 149.1. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
149.1
149.1 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 18.5

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 & Engagement3.2
Corporate Accountability1.2
Ethics1.7
Transparency4.8
+ 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 35.7

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.

Compensation & Wages11.7
Benefits13.8
Training & Education2.2
Worker Ownership2.8
Management & Worker Communication2.7
Job Flexibility/Corporate Culture2.5

Community 54.1

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.

Job Creation5.2
Diversity & Inclusion6.7
Civic Engagement & Giving10.2
Local Involvement12.0
Suppliers, Distributors & Product7.3
+ Designed to Give12.6

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 40.8

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.

Land, Office, Plant8.2
Inputs3.9
Outputs2.5
+ Environment Products & Services Introduction0
+ Resource Conservation26.2

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 0.0

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.

+ Serving in Need Populations0

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

2017 Overall B Impact Score149.1
2015 Overall B Impact Score139.9
2013 Overall B Impact Score138.2
2011 Overall B Impact Score144.4

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: Workers2019
Best For The World: Environment2019
Best For The World: Overall2019
Best For The World: Governance2019
Best For The World: Community2019
Best For The World: Workers2018
Best For The World: Governance2018
Best For The World: Environment2018
Best For The World: Community2018
Best For The World: Overall2018
Best For The World: Overall2017
Best For The World: Changemakers2017
Best For The World: Governance2017
Best For The World: Overall2016
Best For The World: Overall2015
Best For The World: Workers2015
Best For The World: Overall2014
Best For The World: Workers2014
Best For The World: Overall2012

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