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Becoming a B Corporation
We’re the first global wealth and asset manager to join this international community of certified B Corporations. What does this mean? What are the commitments? Bertrand Gacon, Head of Corporate Sustainability, explains
5 B corps companies using business to save our oceans
In June 2018, a pilot whale was found suffering in a Thai canal and, after failed rescue attempts, died because of the 80 plastic bags found in its stomach. Fast forward to April 1, when a pregnant sperm whale was found
Lawmakers approve 'benefit corporation' status
House Bill 2423 creates a new incorporation class in Oklahoma, called a "benefit corporation." Similar laws have been adopted in at least 36 states. Oklahoma's version has passed both the House and Senate, and now awaits
The entrepreneur behind the coveted B Corp label shares why he's partnering with the UN to solve our most pressing workforce problems
If you live in the United States, there's a good chance you've come across a "Certified B Corp" icon on a pint of ice cream or a carton of milk — that's because there are now 2,800 B Corp companies (the B stands for...
B Corps are businesses committed to using their profit for good
B Corps are businesses committed to using their profit for good - these 10 are making some truly great products
You don’t have to be a B Corp to have a purpose
In recent years, I’ve read a number of articles that attribute the rise in B Corps to organizations’ desire to be seen as interested in both shareholder and stakeholder success. A Benefit Corporation or B Corp is a type
CleanChoice Energy launches renewable energy broker program
CleanChoice Energy, a renewable energy company providing 100% clean electricity to customers across the country, has launched the CleanChoice Energy Broker Program. The new program allows energy brokers and consultants
ReVision Energy’s social mission fosters customer referrals across the Northeast
Picture this: A 15-year-old solar company with 250 employees, expanding into new markets and battling the PUC for solar mandates. Are we in California? Nevada? Nope, we’re in Maine. “Maine has a real rugged, independent
How DoneGood Is Creating The Amazon of Social Good
If you’re a socially conscious consumer, how can you find brands and products that share your values? Well, you could rely on word-of-mouth from your friends and family, or scour the web looking for positively reviewed