Certified B Corporation

Hertfordshire, United Kingdom

Certified Since

May 2020




Service with Minor Environmental Footprint

Operates In

United Kingdom

IDNet is a high-performance internet service provider (ISP) based in the UK. Established in 1996 and Ofcom registered, they are independently rated as one of the fastest, most resilient and best supported ISP networks on the market. In research conducted by Think Broadband, IDNet consistently outperforms large corporate competitors such as BT, Virgin Media, Talk Talk, O2, Sky in comparisons measuring reliability, customer service and overall customer satisfaction. Data travels faster with IDNet. They guarantee to never oversubscribe the network. Bandwidth availability always exceeds demand, so customers get maximum throughput on their connections. IDNet offers exceptional connectivity. They peer with over 900 global networks via the top 3 largest Internet Exchanges in the world. This diverse infrastructure suits mission critical websites. IDNet is optimised for cloud-based businesses operations and pro-home users such as gamers and remote workers. Importantly, IDNet go into communities and rural locations typically ignored by larger suppliers.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, IDNet earned an overall score of 87.2. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
87.2 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 17.6

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 & Engagement2.1
Ethics & Transparency5.5
+ 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 34.6

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 Security10.6
Health, Wellness, & Safety10.5
Career Development4.4
Engagement & Satisfaction7.4

Community 20.7

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, & Inclusion3.8
Economic Impact7.6
Civic Engagement & Giving4.5
Supply Chain Management4.3

Environment 10.4

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 Management4.4
Air & Climate2.3
Land & Life3.0

Customers 3.7

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 Stewardship3.7

Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2020 Overall B Impact Score87.2

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