In 2014 Ecosia became Germany’s first B corp organisation.
B Corporation is a private, non-profit organization based in the U.S. with offices all over the world. B Corporation rates social businesses according to criteria like transparency, fairness, sustainability, impact and dependability and then hands out certificates comparable to fair trade or organic labels. Ecosia became Germany's first B Corporation in 2014, leading the movement that is now inspiring social businesses to join forces for a better world. See Ecosia's B corp profile for further details.