Huron, Ohio-based medical cannabis cultivator and processor, Firelands Scientific, has just earned their certification as an official B Corporation, making it the first ‘cannabis’ related industry in Ohio to receive this title.
Firelands Scientific joins 3,500 other certified B corporations including 150 different industries spread across 74 countries. Firelands joins popular brands such as Patagonia, Ben & Jerry’s, and Seventh Generation.
What is a B Corp?
A B Corporation is a company that abides by the highest standards of social and environmental performance, transparency, and legal accountability to balance profit and purpose. The mission of a B Corporation is to shift doing business as a global force for good, by building a more sustainable economy and planet.
B Corporations work with communities to reduce inequality, decrease poverty, create a healthier environment, by providing quality jobs with purpose.
When working for a B Corporation employees and consumers can identify that the company is tirelessly working to create better communities, a cleaner planet, and quality services.
Who is Firelands Scientific?
Firelands Scientific is a vertically integrated cannabis cultivator, processor, and dispensary coming soon located in Huron, Ohio. Firelands Scientific grows cannabis for Ohio’s patients in Ohio’s own 25,000 sq ft all-glass greenhouse. The 55,000 cultivation and processing facility, ensures that sustainability and quality is a top priority for the community, patients, and employees.
Firelands Scientific mission is to uplift Ohio’s patients and customers with high-quality, sustainably produced, sun-grown, medicine.
What makes Firelands a certified B Corp?
Not only are Firelands Scientific’s products top quality, but they are also affordable to patients compared to competitor pricing. Recently, Firelands released Ohio’s first solventless edible option of the ‘SHO Sunbites’ for patients to experience a cleaner, pure, full-spectrum cannabis edible while still making it an affordable option for patients.
Firelands Scientific not only grows cannabis for Ohio medical marijuana cardholders, but they are also committed to growing and uplifting all employees coming from various backgrounds and industries, while still giving back to the community. Firelands Scientific also provides their employees with starting wages 40% higher than the industry average, offers full health benefits, 401k plans, and the opportunity to take off one day a month to devote to the community through various volunteering initiatives.
To find Firelands Scientific products near you, you can visit their product locator here, or to find the nearest dispensary deals and discounts near you by clicking here.