A cookie is a small file used by internet browsers to store small bits of information about a device or computer, such as preferred settings or preferred languages. You will be asked permission for the cookie to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site.
What does a cookie do?
• Allows web applications to respond to you as an individual.
• Identifies which pages are being used
• Helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs.
Overall, cookies help provide the web user with a better website, by monitoring which pages are useful.
• A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
• You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
INEOS TEAM UK stores a number of different cookies on the computer or device that you use to access our website. Cookies cannot contain viruses or other harmful code.
1: strictly necessary cookies
These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website.
2: performance cookies
These cookies collect information about how you use our website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don't collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how a website works.
3: functionality cookies
These cookies allow the website to remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you are in) and provide enhanced, more personal features. For instance, a website may be able to provide you with local weather reports or traffic news by storing in a cookie the region in which you are currently located.
These cookies can also be used to remember changes you have made to text size, fonts and other parts of web pages that you can customise. They may also be used to provide services you have asked for such as watching a video or commenting on a blog. The information these cookies collect may be anonymised and they cannot track your browsing activity on other websites.
4: targeting cookies or advertising cookies – Note: INEOS TEAM UK do not use category 4 cookies
These cookies are used to deliver adverts more relevant to you and your interests They are also used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement as well as help measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign.
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please email us as soon as possible, Enquiries@INEOSTEAMUK.com We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.
If you wish to disable cookies, you can personally disable them in your browser settings. However, please note - if cookies aren't enabled on your computer, it will mean that your experience on our website may be restricted where cookies are required for a specific function