Explora Chile SA

Certified B Corporation

Santiago Metropolitan Region, Chile

Certified Since

January 2021




Service with Significant Environmental Footprint

Operates In





Explora es una compañía de exploraciones, que fue fundada en 1993 y cuenta actualmente con seis lodges y hoteles en zonas remotas: San Pedro de Atacama, Torres del Paine, Rapa Nui y Parque Nacional Patagonia, en Chile; Valle Sagrado en Perú; y El Chaltén, en Argentina. Además de la Travesía Atacama (Chile)-Uyuni (Bolivia). Actualmente ofrece alrededor de 3.600 km para recorrer caminando, pedaleando o a caballo, en más de 150 exploraciones diferentes. Además de los lodges, Explora cuenta con la Reserva de Conservación Explora Puritama en San Pedro de Atacama, y trabaja de manera coordinada y en alianza con diversos actores en dos proyectos de conservación en la Patagonia Argentina en las reservas El Cóndor y Los Huemules. Explora has the Explora Puritama Conservation Reserve in San Pedro de Atacama, and works in a coordinated manner and in alliance with various actors in two conservation projects in Patagonia Argentina in the El Cóndor and Los Huemules reserves.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Explora Chile SA earned an overall score of 90.2. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
90.2 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 14.2

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 & Engagement2.4
Ethics & Transparency4.3
+ 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 37.5

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 Security3.3
Health, Wellness, & Safety6.4
Career Development3.4
Engagement & Satisfaction3.9
+ Workforce Development15.5

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.

Community 15.3

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, & Inclusion3.3
Economic Impact3.0
Civic Engagement & Giving3.1
Supply Chain Management4.2

Environment 20.3

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 Management3.6
Air & Climate8.8
Land & Life4.7

Customers 2.6

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 Stewardship2.6

Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2021 Overall B Impact Score90.2

Additional Documentation

Transparent Disclosure Report – 2021

Transparent B Impact Assessment – 2021

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