Website Cookies Policy

This website www.ctecoconsultants.co.uk (the “Site”) is operated by C&T Eco Consultants Ltd of 1 High Street High Street, Pontardawe, Swansea, SA8 4HU, also referred to in this Cookies Statement as “we” or “us” or “our”. We are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.

This Cookies Statement should be read together with our Privacy Statement and Terms of Use and explains what cookies are and how and why they may be stored on and access from your device when you access this Site.

 

What are cookies?

Cookies are text files containing a small amount of data, usually a unique string of letters and numbers. They commonly used throughout the Internet and are stored on and accessed from your device when you visit a website (including this Site). This allows the website to recognise your visit from those of other users of the website. You can find more information at www.allaboutcookies.org and www.youronlinechoices.eu.

 

How does this Site use cookies?

This Site uses the following cookies for the following purposes:

Strictly Necessary Cookies (Cookie category 1) – These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features. These cookies are required for certain website functioning requirements like accessing secure areas.

Performance Cookies (Cookie category 2) – These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. We use the information to compile statistic reports of our users’ browsing patterns so that we can improve the Site.

Functionality Cookies (Cookie category 3) – This cookie is used to identify a user’s browser as they go from page to page on the website. It is a session cookie, which means the cookie is deleted when you leave the Site. It is an integral part of the website software and is used to let the server know which users are on the Site at any given time and make certain parts of the Site easier to use (for example, to store page preferences such as colour scheme chosen for the duration of your visit, when you register for one of our events online or apply online for one of our trainee or placement positions).

Cookie NameCookie CategoryDescriptionDuration
wordpress_2WordPress cookie for a logged in user.session
wordpress_logged_in_2WordPress cookie for a logged in usersession
wordpress_test_2WordPress cookie for a logged in usersession
wordpress_test_cookie2WordPress test cookiesession
wp-settings-1Wordpress also sets a few wp-settings-[UID] cookies. The number on the end is your individual user ID from the users database table. This is used to customize your view of admin interface, and possibly also the main site interface.1 year
wp-settings-time-2Wordpress also sets a few wp-settings-{time}-[UID] cookies. The number on the end is your individual user ID from the users database table. This is used to customize your view of admin interface, and possibly also the main site interface.1 year
PHPSESSID1To identify your unique session on the websitesession
SESS1To ensure that you are recognised when you move from page to page within the site and that any information you have entered is remembered.session
__utma2This cookie keeps track of the number of times a visitor has been to the site pertaining to the cookie, when their first visit was, and when their last visit occurred. Google Analytics uses the information from this cookie to calculate things like Days and Visits to purchase.permanent
__utmb2__utmb is a Google Analytics cookie. It takes a timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor enters a site.session
__utmc2__utmc takes a timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor leaves a site.30 mins
__utmz2Keeps track of where the visitor came from, what search engine you used, what link you clicked on, what keyword you used, and where they were in the world when you accessed a website. This cookie is how Google Analytics knows to whom and to what source / medium / keyword to assign the credit for a Goal Conversion or an Ecommerce Transaction.6 months

 

Combining the cookie information with other data about your computer

When you enter the Site, we may also collect information, where available, about your computer for system administration purposes, such as your IP address, operating system and browser type. This information may be combined with the data we collected via the Google Analytics cookies above. This information is statistical data about our users’ browsing patterns and generally does not identify our users.

 

Your consent to the use of cookies

By using this Site, you agree that we can store and access the above cookies on your device.

 

Refusing or withdrawing your consent to the use of cookies

You may refuse to accept cookies by altering the settings on your internet browser. For further information about how to do so, please refer to your browser ‘help’ section or see www.allaboutcookies.org. Please note that if you adjust your internet browser settings to refuse the setting of cookies, you may be unable to access or use fully certain parts or functionality of the Site (such as being unable to complete the online application form on our trainee recruitment area of the Site).

 

Contact us

If you have any questions or need further information about our cookie practices, please contact us at info@ctecoconsultants.co.uk or write to us at 1 High Street, Pontardawe, Swansea, SA8 4HU.

This Cookie Statement, the Privacy Statement and/or the Terms of Use may be amended by us at any time. Please check this page periodically to inform yourself of any changes. It was last amended on 12/7/2018.