GROUPE SERBECO (Serbeco SA, ProP SA, Energie durable SA)

Certified B Corporation
Headquarters

Canton of Geneva, Switzerland

Certified Since

August 2019

Sector

Manufacturing

Operates In

Switzerland

SERBECO – waste management, PROP – cleaning, ENERGIE DURABLE – heating management, are 3 important companies in the Geneva area that are a part of the SERBECO Group. SERBECO has more than 40 years of experience in waste management in the Geneva region. Their activities range from waste collection, to sorting, or revalorization in addition to several services such as waste reduction consultancy. Back in 2016 a new sorting line was implemented in order to guarantee unrivaled sorting quality and precision in Switzerland for mixed waste. PROP specializes in cleaning, waste management and croquery sets rental. They offer environmental management plans to limit negative impacts, specifically on flux (people and goods) and waste management. Energie Durable does renewable energy management in order to reduce negative environmental impact. The company sells wooden pellets and chips. On top of that, they also offer multiple services such as mobile heating rental services, wood boiler, furnace and silos cleaning or even energy contracting. Group SERBECO companies are 100% family owned by the founding partners. Co-workers well-being, respect and commitment are essential values that we defend above all.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, GROUPE SERBECO (Serbeco SA, ProP SA, Energie durable SA) earned an overall score of 92.9. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
92.9
92.9 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 8.1

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
Corporate Accountability1.2
Ethics0.4
Transparency2.0
+ 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 20.9

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 & Wages3.4
Benefits9.5
Training & Education1.0
Worker Ownership1.7
Management & Worker Communication1.5
Job Flexibility/Corporate Culture1.6
Occupational Health & Safety1.1

Community 27.9

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 Creation2.7
Diversity & Inclusion1.6
Civic Engagement & Giving1.6
Local Involvement4.2
Suppliers, Distributors & Product1.6
+ Workforce Development15.7

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 35.9

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, Plant5.0
Inputs4.9
Outputs3.1
Transportation, Distribution & Suppliers1.0
+ Designed to Conserve Manufacturing Process0
+ Resource Conservation21.1

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

2019 Overall B Impact Score92.9

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