What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files which a website may put on your computer or mobile device when you first visit a site or page. The cookie will help the website to recognise your device the next time you visit. There are many functions cookies serve. For example, they can help a website to remember your username and preferences or analyse how well the website is performing. Certain cookies contain personal information – for example, if you click to “remember me” when logging in to a website, a cookie will store your username. As there is currently no facility to log into our website our cookies won’t collect information that identifies you, and will instead collect more general information such as how users arrive at and use our website, or a user’s general location.
What sort of cookies does Bates Environmental Ltd use?
We utilise other cookies to analyse how our visitors use our website, to monitor website performance, to remember visitor preferences and to enhance the functionality available to visitors. For example, when shopping in our store area cookies allow items placed in your basket to be remembered and saved for later if you choose not to check out straight away. Cookies allow us to provide a high quality experience by customising our pages and quickly identifying and fixing any issues that arise. For example, we might use performance cookies to keep track of which pages are most popular, which method of linking between pages is most effective, and to determine why some pages are receiving error messages.
This website uses the following cookies:
OpenCart eCommerce: (language, currency, PHPSESSID) - We use a third party solution to handle our shopping cart, these are seen as essential cookies but we have listed them here for your convenience. ESSENTIAL COOKIE. More information.
Google Analytics: (_utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmz) - These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. NON ESSENTIAL COOKIE. More information.
Can a website user block cookies?
Do we track whether users open our emails?
We do not conduct email marketing campaigns that track whether our emails are opened and verify any clicks through to links or advertisements within the email. Any emails received from Bates Environmental Ltd will be in response to direct communication from customers regarding unique enquiries or service provided.