What are cookies?
You can find out more about cookies at http://www.allaboutcookies.org.
To let you do things on our Website – for example, cookies enable you to log in to secure areas of our website.
To collect anonymous statistics – the information collected by cookies enables us to improve the website through usage figures and patterns. For example, it is really useful to see which pages of the website – and therefore which of our services – are the most popular and how users are interacting with them.
To improve your experience of our website – for example, to prevent you having to re-enter details when you have already done so, or by ensuring that users can find what they are looking for easily.
What type of cookies do we use?
Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our Website. They include a session cookie, which will maintain the state of your visit across page views, and cookies which maintain your visit across our infrastructure.
Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our Website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our Website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
Turning cookies off
You may opt-out of Google’s analytics cookies by visiting Google’s opt-out page – https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
It should be noted, however, that our website relies on a user having an active session to order a sample. These sessions are maintained by using a cookie, and, as such, disabling cookies will mean we cannot accept an order.
8 December 2020