Good for business, good for the planet: how certification adds up
1% for the Planet Business members are creating measurable environmental impact by committing 1% of annual sales to vetted Environmental Partners. Making environmental giving part of your business strategy isn't just the right thing to do—it also boosts sales, helps you meet your marketing goals and enhances your company culture.
1% for the Planet member OXO (pictured above volunteering with their Environmental Partner Trust for Public Land), has volunteered more than 900 hours with nonprofits in the 1% for the Planet network—in addition to their monetary donations. OXO has integrated their environmental commitment into their business strategy, and have seen an increase in engagement on social media, as well as a company-wide excitement for giving back.
"Home has always been the center of OXO’s world. When we joined 1% in 2019, home was, and remains, more important than ever. We also think a lot about the home we all share—the planet. 1% for the Planet has allowed us to connect to more people and organizations in order to make sure that we can make the everyday better for decades to come —for the home, and for our planet—the home we all share."
Hear from six more 1% for the Planet members on how membership has positively impacted business: