Living Alive

Certified B Corporation
Headquarters

Scotland, United Kingdom

Certified Since

April 2019

Industry

Management consultant - for-profits

Sector

Service with Minor Environmental Footprint

Operates In

United Kingdom

Living Alive is a micro sustainability consultancy based on the wild and beautiful NE coast of Scotland which supports purpose-driven leaders to work with nature to embed regenerative values and culture into the heart of their business.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Living Alive earned an overall score of 94.5. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
94.5
94.5 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 9.0

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 & Engagement0.5
Corporate Accountability0.0
Transparency1.0
+ Mission Locked7.5

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.


Community 50.6

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 & Inclusion9.0
Civic Engagement & Giving20.2
Local Involvement12.0
Suppliers, Distributors & Product5.2

Environment 34.8

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, Plant8.0
Inputs0.4
Outputs2.5
+ Environmental Education & Information20.8

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 Score94.5

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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