VerdeActivo

Certified B Corporation
Headquarters

Santiago Metropolitan Region, Chile

Certified Since

November 2018

Industry

Design & building

Sector

Service with Significant Environmental Footprint

Operates In

Chile

VerdeActivo believes in a different way of living and designing cities, of understanding and relating to the environment and among ourselves, motivating an urban development focused on people and environmental care, to leave cities better than they were found. They believe in the social and environmental impact of their actions. They are a Certified B Corp and they are proud to belong to the Community of B Corps in the world. They carry out concrete actions that improve the quality of life of the inhabitants of the cities and contribute to improving the environment, encouraging the participation of communities and environmental care, generating solutions of social, environmental and economic impact for current buildings and future projects .

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, VerdeActivo earned an overall score of 88.6. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
88.6
88.6 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 5.6

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 & Engagement1.1
Corporate Accountability0.3
Transparency1.6
+ 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 27.3

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 & Wages11.0
Benefits7.1
Training & Education3.5
Worker Ownership2.6
Management & Worker Communication0.0
Human Rights & Labor Policy1.2
Occupational Health & Safety1.0

Community 18.9

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 Creation5.3
Diversity & Inclusion2.9
Civic Engagement & Giving0.5
Local Involvement6.0
Suppliers, Distributors & Product4.2

Environment 36.6

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, Plant6.0
Inputs6.3
Outputs6.2
Transportation, Distribution & Suppliers1.7
+ Resource Conservation13.7

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

2018 Overall B Impact Score88.6

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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