Jason Markk attains B Corp Certification
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LOS ANGELES, Feb. 27, 2024 ~ Jason Markk, the renowned footwear, apparel, and accessories care brand, has recently achieved B Corp Certification. This puts them in the company of over 8,000 purpose-driven businesses in 95 countries that are committed to using their platform to make a positive impact on all stakeholders and the environment.

To obtain B Corp Certification, companies must undergo a rigorous evaluation by the non-profit organization B Lab and attain a minimum score of 80 on the B Impact Assessment. This assessment measures a company's impact on its workers, customers, community, and the environment. The average score for businesses is 50.9, making Jason Markk's achievement even more impressive.

As part of their roadmap for operating with purpose by 2024, Jason Markk has committed to removing all VOC (volatile organic compounds), PFAS (per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances), PFOA (perfluorooctanoic acid), and PFCs (perfluorinated chemicals) from their formulas. They also aim to certify 90% of their formulas as biodegradable, USDA Bio-based or EPA Safer Choice by the end of this year.

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The brand's B Corp Scorecard is now available for public viewing on bcorporation.net. This certification not only promotes transparency in business practices but also holds companies accountable for their social and environmental impact. B Corps must re-certify every three years to maintain their status.

According to Jason Angsuvarn, Founder and Chief Mission Officer of Jason Markk, caring for one's belongings goes beyond just extending their lifespan; it also reduces consumption and waste. He believes that taking care of oneself, possessions, and the planet promotes balance, purpose, and sustainability.

Angsuvarn also expressed his excitement about achieving B Corp Certification and sees it as just the beginning of continuous improvement for the brand. He believes that this certification is a public declaration of their commitment to being the best company they can be when it comes to their products, people, and the planet.

The B Corp Certification not only benefits the brand but also provides assurance to their distributors and customers that they are upholding the highest social and environmental standards. For more information on Jason Markk's B Corp Certification, visit their website at https://jasonmarkk.com/pages/bcorp.
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