Press Release – New SMAAART™ Carbon Offsetting Program Enables Companies to Support Entrepreneurs in Emerging Markets

Carbon credits from Envirofit help local entrepreneurs reach more people

Envirofit International has pioneered a new corporate carbon offsetting program that enables companies to impact local communities in the developing world by creating jobs and improving livelihoods. Through the program, Envirofit links carbon credit buyers to social entrepreneurs in the developing world to build local capacity, develop local markets, and create jobs. … read more


Envirofit International Honored as B Corp Best for Customers

Envirofit International Honored as B Corp Best for Customers

Envirofit International was recognized for creating the most positive overall community impact by B the Change Media based on an independent, comprehensive assessment administered by the independent nonprofit B Lab. Envirofit International is honored in the Best for Customers list, which includes businesses that earned a Customer score in the top 10 percent of more… read more


Envirofit India employee profile – Mangesh Ayawale

Envirofit India salesman Mangesh Ayawale

Humility and well-earned pride in accomplishment are both emotions that shine through in Mangesh Ayawale. Mangesh moved to Pune and joined Envirofit India four years ago, and in that time he has worked his way forward from an office boy to a skilled salesman.… read more


Field Notes – Handwoven silks and cookstoves in Paithan, India

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Paithan is a city of contrast. Relatively urban homes and markets are set against small homes with herds of buffaloes tethered outside, and hand-operated looms with rich silks in the dark interior. This city is known for its glorious, hand-woven silks, with silk sarees from Paithan often selling for tens of thousands of rupees, and… read more


Envirofit stoves help isolated Tarahumara families in Chihuahua, Mexico

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Envirofit’s distribution partnership in Chihuahua, Mexico continues to help support hundreds of Tarahumara families living in remote, mountainous regions of Mexico’s largest state. With most families still cooking over open fires, the tolls taken by traditional cooking in this remote region of Chihuahua are both personal and environmental.… read more


Envirofit and Biolite selected to receive first funding from Clean Cooking Working Capital Fund

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The Clean Cooking Working Capital Fund (Fund) has awarded its first round of funding to two social enterprise firms – Envirofit International and BioLite. The USD 4 million Fund is designed to accelerate development of the clean cooking supply chain in low-income communities by supporting enterprises that face difficulty accessing traditional sources of capital.… read more