Habitat Aid Ltd

Certified B Corporation
Headquarters

Somerset, United Kingdom

Certified Since

March 2022

Industry

Other retail sale

Sector

Wholesale/Retail

Operates In

United Kingdom

Habitat Aid was founded in 2008. It's an award winning company based in Somerset selling trees, plants and seeds sourced from a network of UK growers and harvesters. It also supports NGOs protecting the natural world in the UK. Habitat Aid's objectives are to: • Enhance the understanding of the ecology and conservation of our native species, particularly flora and invertebrates. • Increase the quality and quantity of habitat for our native species. • Improve the transparency of the supply of plants and seeds. • Help the development of sustainable growing and harvesting in the UK. • Inspire and enable a diverse range of people to act. • Be an effective and sustainable organisation.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Habitat Aid Ltd earned an overall score of 90.1. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
90.1
90.1 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 19.0

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 & Engagement3.9
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.


Community 32.1

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, & Inclusion0.0
Economic Impact14.0
Civic Engagement & Giving8.0
Supply Chain Management4.9

Environment 35.7

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 Management2.1
Air & Climate4.7
Water0.0
Land & Life2.5
+ Land/wildlife Conservation22.9

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 3.1

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 Stewardship3.1


Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2022 Overall B Impact Score90.1

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