Green Living Enterprises

Certified B Corporation
Headquarters

Ontario, Canada

Certified Since

January 2012

Sector

Service with Minor Environmental Footprint

Operates In

Canada,

United States

As Canada’s #1 cause marketing agency, we create award-winning campaigns, communications and experiences for environmentally and socially responsible brands that share our passion for business that benefits people and planet. The Green Living team is led by award-winning industry experts in the fields of brand and program development; custom content; advertising, marketing and communications; and event management.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Green Living Enterprises earned an overall score of 109.9. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
109.9
109.9 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 15.7

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 & Engagement1.8
Ethics & Transparency3.9
+ 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 35.4

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 Security11.9
Health, Wellness, & Safety8.0
Career Development4.5
Engagement & Satisfaction5.8

Community 33.1

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.

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion8.2
Economic Impact11.4
Civic Engagement & Giving7.0
Supply Chain Management2.7

Environment 24.8

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.

Environmental Management1.8
Air & Climate4.6
Water0.2
Land & Life3.7
+ Environmental Education & Information12.9

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 0.6

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 Stewardship0.6


Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2021 Overall B Impact Score109.9
2018 Overall B Impact Score106.8
2016 Overall B Impact Score89.8
2012 Overall B Impact Score124.6

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: Changemakers2018
Best For The World: Workers2018
Best For The World: Overall2015
Best For The World: Workers2015
Best For The World: Overall2014
Best For The World: Workers2014
Best For The World: Overall2013
Best For The World: Workers2013

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