TeroLab Surface GmbH

Coating services

Langenfeld, North Rhine-Westphalia



About TeroLab Surface GmbH

Coating solutions by TeroLab Surface GmbH provide the highest possible levels of wear protection to precision components across all industry applications. Designed for demanding environments, their coatings pick up where classic tool making processes and materials reach their limits. Advanced Thermal Spraying technologies ensure they are implemented in the most sustainable and resource friendly way.

Terolab Surface GmbH's portfolio comprises the engineering and/or coating of single components and replacement parts as well as large volume production. Thanks to the flexibility of Thermal Spraying, they also offer many innovative and sustainable options for component repair.

They see themselves as part of a growing global community of companies committed to social and environmental production standards.

Certifying for B Corp was a logical consequence of the ongoing commitment to grow our standards of sustainability and responsibility. The B Corp marking complements and expands existing European certifications for quality, environmental, OHS and energy management. Being part of B Corp helps us harmonize our production with the widely felt need to preserve the natural environment.

Good relations between all members of our organization are at the core of our corporate philosophy. Our dealings with each other are rooted in shared values: dignity, the common good, courage, solidarity, subsidiarity, reciprocity, plurality and the stewardship of people, values and resources.

Goals that define us and continue to motivate us:

  • Care for employee work/life balance, safety and health
  • Mutual loyalty and trust
  • Being a learning organization
  • Excellent customer service
  • Global quality leadership
  • Open and positive supplier communication
  • Mutual respect of executives, employees, customers and suppliers
  • ‘Living and breathing’ innovation
  • Being reliable, dedicated, responsible and mindful of the environment and others

Even if living up to these goals 100% every day can at times be challenging, we are willing to improve continuously. As our corporate culture and values suggest, our actions should help create a rich, durable future – not just for us, but also for our business partners and the planet.

Examples of this commitment include comprehensive employee training programs, excellence in resource and energy efficiency and continuous investments in state-of- the-art technology – all geared to ensure low-impact production and proof of our strong commitment to a sustainable future.

What makes us a better company?

B Impact Report

Certified since: 

June 2017

Company Score

Median Score*



The Environment section of the Assessment evaluates a company's environmental performance through its facilities; materials, resource, and energy use; and emissions. Where applicable, it also considers a company's transportation/distribution channels and environmental impact of its supply chain. This section also measures whether a company's products or services are designed to solve an environmental issue, including products that aid in the provision of renewable energy, conserve resources, reduce waste, promote land/wildlife conservation, prevent toxic/hazardous substance or pollution, or educate, measure, or consult to solve environmental problems.



The Worker section of the survey assesses the company's relationship with its workforce. This section measures how the company treats its workers through compensation, benefits, training, and ownership opportunities provided to workers. It also focuses on the overall work environment within the company through management/worker communication, job flexibility and corporate culture, and worker health and safety practices.



The Customers section of the Assessment measures the impact a company has on its customers. The section focuses on whether a company sells products or services that promote public benefit, and if those products/services are targeted towards serving underserved populations. Questions in this section will measure whether a company's product or service is designed to solve a social or environmental issue (e.g. improves health, preserves environment or creates economic opportunity to individuals or communities, promotes the arts/sciences, or increases the flow of capital to purpose-driven enterprises).



The Community section of the survey assesses a company's impact on its community. The Community section evaluates a company's supplier relations, diversity, and involvement in the local community. The section also measures the company's practices and policies around community service and charitable giving. In addition, this section includes if a company's product or service is designed to solve a social issue, including access to basic services, health, education, economic opportunity, arts, and increasing the flow of capital to purpose-driven enterprises.



The Governance section of the Assessment evaluates a company's accountability and transparency. The section focuses on the company's mission, stakeholder engagement, and overall transparency of the company's practices and policies.

Overall B Score

80 out of 200 is eligible for certification

*Of all businesses that have completed the B Impact Assessment

*Median scores will not add up to overall

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