Google Analytics is being used to track your user experience with the ECOTECH website. This data is used to enhance your experience and ensure we are providing the best user experience possible. Data will be held indefinitely unless otherwise instructed. You have the right to know what information is being stored, what it is being used for, and the right to retrieve, alter or delete this information. If a user wishes, they may request access to view, change or delete their information being tracked by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org
What are the components of cookies?
The term of “cookies” is to be taken broadly and covers all the tracers (such as pixel tags, bugs and web storage) registered and / or read, for example, when viewing a website or a mobile application during the consultation of a website or advertisement. For convenience we use the term “cookie” which covers all of this terminology.
A cookie is information placed on your hard drive by the server site or a mobile application you visit or during the consultation of an advertisement.
It contains several data:
- the name of the server that was filed;
- a unique alpha-numerical identifier;
- possibly an expiration date.
This information is often stored on your computer or smartphone in a simple text file which a server accesses to read and record information. Cookies have particular aims to collect information about your browsing on sites and to send you personalised services. In your computer cookies are managed by your web browser (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari or Google Chrome).
Most websites use some form of cookies.
What are the different types of cookies used on our sites?
Different types of cookies are used on our websites, they have different purposes. Some are needed for your use of our sites.
These are cookies necessary to the operation of our sites. They allow you to use the main features of our site.
Without these cookies, you would not be able to use the ECOTECH site normally. These cookies are deposited by Internetrix which only concern the operation of our site.
These cookies allow us to know the use and performance of our sites and to improve the overall function of the site and its content (for example: most often viewed pages, how long a session is, and what links a user has clicked).
The rejection of these cookies has no impact on the use of our sites.
How to Accept or Reject Cookies
The following links show you how to set your cookie preferences based on your browser:
- Internet Explorer: Delete and Manage Cookies
- Firefox: Cookies – Information that websites store on your computer
- Safari: Manage cookies and website data
- Google Chrome: Clear, enable and manage cookies in Chrome
For more information you can consult the Australian Government – Office of the Australian Information Commissioner policy on cookies: Targeted advertising
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