B Impact Report

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Climate Smart Business, Inc.

Environmental Impact Measurement and Monitoring
Certified Since: July, 2012
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Sector: Service with Minor Environmental Footprint

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The B Impact Scores are being compared against all businesses that have completed the B Impact Assessment

Climate Smart is a social enterprise that trains businesses and provides them with software tools to track and reduce their greenhouse gas emissions. By taking a close look at the energy they consume, the waste they produce, how they move goods and people around, Climate Smart’s client businesses often find ways to reduce their environmental impact while cutting costs or improving operational efficiencies.

With nearly 600 organizations trained and 450,000 tonnes CO2e measured (equivalent to nearly 88,000 cars!) since 2007, Climate Smart's mission is to empower and enable organizations to reduce their emissions, strengthen their businesses, and take action on something they care about.

Climate Smart is about a shift in the way we do businesses, while at the same time rooting this sea change in pragmatism. Cutting carbon is simply a different diagnostic lens for a business. The streamlined program is a streamlined process is a first step towards carbon neutrality, and an excellent tool for quantifying achievements made by existing corporate social responsibility (CSR) programs. Climate Smart focusses on the business case for sustainability: achieving success with easy first steps and mitigating real costs today will help to drive further endeavours.

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