California, United States
Simply Straws is a reusable glass drinking straw alternative to the common plastic straws polluted ever second. This concept was born when founder, Cyndi Sladics, was looking for a solution for her dental patients. She knew straws help protect our teeth from the acids in drinks that cause teeth sensitivity, staining and erosion. She also knew the plastic straws leached chemicals mimicking hormones that disrupt our system, in addition to living in landfills for a thousand years. With a passion to educate the public on the effects of plastic pollution, and a commitment to work with organizations to minimize them - they began. They set out a mission to reduce the 500 million plastic straws disposed daily in USA!
Overall B Impact Score
Governance evaluates a company's overall mission, engagement around its social/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.
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.
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