Certified B Corps are a new type of corporation which uses the power of business to solve social and environmental problems. The declaration of the non-profit organisation envisions a new sector of the economy which harnesses the power of private enterprise to create public benefit. All B Corporations are purpose driven and create benefit for all their stakeholders, not only their shareholders.
The B Corp Certification is a third party certification and a company can get certified by passing the B Impact Assessment. Currently over 450 leading businesses have joined the community of Certified B Corporations, wanting to influence the market beyond the scope of their individual businesses.