ZYN

Certified B Corporation
Headquarters

Wisconsin, United States

Certified Since

October 2018

Sector

Wholesale/Retail

Operates In

United States

ZYN, meaning LIFE, is a good-for-the-world innovator, manufacturer and marketer of Holistic Health & Wellness food & beverage and personal care products. ZYN's mission is to bring ancient, time-tested wisdom / healing from around the world to modern consumers in convenient and engaging packaging. ZYN's first product line, CURCUMIN (from Turmeric) Infused Holistic Wellness Beverages are first-to-market refreshing and healthy drinks that are crafted directly from CURCUMIN (the source of Turmeric's health benefits) and PIPERINE (black pepper fruit extract that optimizes absorption). ZYN beverages are available in 4 refreshing flavors (Mango Lychee, Pomegranate Cranberry, Lemon Ginger & Mixed Berry) and are low in sugar (2 grams per serving), calories (10 calories per serving) and carbs (3 grams per serving), and contain no artificial sweeteners, preservatives, colors, or flavors. CURCUMIN, which is one of 90+ compounds representing 2%-to-6% of a Turmeric root, has been extensively researched (30,000+ scientific and medical research paper and 160+ clinical trials) for it's anti-inflammatory and antioxidant health benefits. Each bottle of ZYN includes 200+ mg of CURCUMIN, standardized at 100%, which is equivalent to 10+ Turmeric roots of CURCUMIN.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, ZYN earned an overall score of 96.8. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
96.8
96.8 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 12.5

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 & Engagement2.0
Corporate Accountability0.0
Transparency3.0
+ 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 80.7

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.

Diversity & Inclusion5.4
Civic Engagement & Giving19.9
Local Involvement6.6
Suppliers, Distributors & Product9.5
+ Designed to Give39

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.


Environment 3.6

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, Plant1.0
Inputs0.7
Outputs1.5
Transportation, Distribution & Suppliers0.0


Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2018 Overall B Impact Score96.8

Best for the World

Each year, B Lab releases lists honoring the top-performing Certified B Corporations overall as well as within each Impact Area.

Best For The World: Community2019

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