We are committed to being a sustainable business and operate in accordance with both our Sustainability Policy and Responsible Sourcing Policy. Highlights of our approach include: hosting charity abseil challenges; using LED lighting throughout the site; avoiding single use plastics where possible; and sourcing locally produced goods and food including clothing, spirits, beer, condiments, preservatives and meat.
Continuum Attractions is passionate about sustainability and we strive to do the right thing for the environment, our communities, our guests and our team. As a tourist attraction operator we recognise that we impact on, and can positively contribute to, achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Goals. The goals of particular relevance to our business are as over:
We’ve been working with the Green Tourism Standard and independent sustainability experts to guide and hone our sustainability approach and are proud to say that all our attractions have achieved at least a Green Tourism Bronze Awards.
Our approach to sustainability is founded on the following core Group principles, which apply to all sites:
Individual attractions are encouraged and supported to implement their own local sustainability initiatives to support the Group principles. At York’s Chocolate Story these include:
Our approach to sustainability is overseen by our Group Operations Director.
We are continually evolving and improving our approach and will review and update this policy at least annually.
Signed by: Stuart Wood
Date: 8th November 2022