IRCA SRL

Certified B Corporation
Headquarters

Córdoba Province, Argentina

Certified Since

February 2019

Industry

Materials recovery & recycling

Sector

Manufacturing

Operates In

Argentina

IRCA is a company with more than ten years in the market, created to respond to the needs of today's organizations in the field of environment and quality standards. From the beginning, they specialized in the recovery of recyclable and unconventional waste and they have a presence in Catamarca, Córdoba, Tucumán, Santiago del Estero, Santa Fe, San Juan, La Rioja and San Luis. They are a company run by its owners, which is perfected, day by day, in the supply of customized solutions for each of their customers.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, IRCA SRL earned an overall score of 84.0. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
84
84 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 6.5

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 & Engagement1.3
Corporate Accountability0.0
Ethics1.4
Transparency1.3
+ 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 20.2

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 & Wages10.0
Benefits4.6
Training & Education0.9
Worker Ownership0.8
Management & Worker Communication0.3
Human Rights & Labor Policy1.2
Occupational Health & Safety1.1

Community 16.7

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.

Job Creation4.4
Diversity & Inclusion1.4
Civic Engagement & Giving1.1
Local Involvement5.0
Suppliers, Distributors & Product4.6

Environment 40.5

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, Plant3.1
Inputs2.6
Outputs4.9
Transportation, Distribution & Suppliers0.9
+ Resource Conservation28.8

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 Score84

Best for the World

Every year, B Lab recognizes the B Corps that have achieved the highest verified scores in the five impact areas evaluated on the B Impact Assessment.

Best For The World: Environment2019

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