elho b.v.

Certified B Corporation
Headquarters

Noord-Brabant, Netherlands The

Certified Since

November 2020

Sector

Manufacturing

Operates In

Netherlands The

elho is a flourishing, family-owned company with over 55 years of experience in making sustainable synthetic pottery and related products. It is our mission to connect as many people as possible with nature. We do so by creating and developing beautiful designer pots, along with everything you need to make your life easy when it comes to keeping your plants happy and healthy. Nature makes you feel happier and healthier and gives an energy boost. And, because nature is so important to us, we consider it our responsibility to do business in a conscientious and sustainable manner. Through constantly improving ourselves, we have developed elho into the European market leader and a frontrunner when it comes to sustainabilty. elho is proud to be a Certified B Corporation.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, elho b.v. earned an overall score of 81.6. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
81.6
81.6 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 15.0

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 & Engagement1.8
Ethics & Transparency3.1
+ 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.


Workers 18.7

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 Security2.0
Health, Wellness, & Safety6.8
Career Development3.1
Engagement & Satisfaction4.0

Community 14.3

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, & Inclusion2.8
Economic Impact4.6
Civic Engagement & Giving2.5
Supply Chain Management3.1

Environment 30.2

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 Management5.1
Air & Climate5.1
Water0.9
Land & Life6.1
+ Resource Conservation11.8

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.


Customers 3.2

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 Stewardship3.2


Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2020 Overall B Impact Score81.6

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