Ecosia is a search engine that plants trees with its revenue. You search, ads generate revenue, Ecosia uses that income to plant trees! Simple.
They have planted over 16 million trees in countries all over the world.
Plant trees while you search the web. It takes just 45 searches to plant a tree.
Where is the business based?
Ecosia is based in Berlin, Germany
What do they sell?
The majority of their income is generated from advertising.
Why do we like them?
Who knew something as simple as internet searching could be a social good. Ecosia are transparent - publishing regular financial reports and tree planting receipts. We love the simplicity and the clear business model.
Get searching, get planting trees!
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