Cookie Policy

Use of cookies by The Glass and Glazing Federation

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. The table below explains the cookies we use and why.

Cookie Name Purpose
.consensu.org euconsent Privacy Notice Cookie Consent. Collects information on whether user has accepted Cookie Consent Notice
Bing Advertising MUID This cookie is widely used my Microsoft as a unique user identifier. It can be set by embedded Microsoft scripts. Widely believed to sync across many different Microsoft domains, allowing user tracking.
Bing Advertising MUIDB This cookie carries out information about how the end user uses the website and any advertising that the end user may have seen before visiting the said website.
Facebook Advertising _fbp Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers
Facebook Advertising fr Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers
Google Advertising 1P_JAR This cookie carries out information about how the end user uses the website and any advertising that the end user may have seen before visiting the said website.
Google Advertising ANID This cookie carries out information about how the end user uses the website and any advertising that the end user may have seen before visiting the said website.
Google Advertising APISID This DoubleClick cookie is generally set through the site by advertising partners, and used by them to build a profile of the website visitor’s interests and show relevant ads on other sites. This cookie works by uniquely identifying your browser and device.
Google Advertising HSID This cookie is set by DoubleClick (which is owned by Google) to build a profile of the website visitor’s interests and show relevant ads on other sites.
Google Advertising NID This cookie is set by DoubleClick (which is owned by Google) to help build a profile of your interests and show you relevant ads on other sites.
Google Advertising SAPISID This DoubleClick cookie is generally set through the site by advertising partners, and used by them to build a profile of the website visitor’s interests and show relevant ads on other sites. This cookie works by uniquely identifying your browser and device.
Google Advertising SID This is a very common cookie name but where it is found as a session cookie it is likely to be used as for session state management.
Google Advertising SIDCC This cookie carries out information about how the end user uses the website and any advertising that the end user may have seen before visiting the said website.
Google Advertising SSID This cookie carries out information about how the end user uses the website and any advertising that the end user may have seen before visiting the said website.
HotJar User Interface Performance _hjIncludedInSample This cookie is associated with web analytics functionality and services from Hot Jar. It uniquely identifies a visitor during a single browser session and indicates they are included in an audience sample.
Linked In Advertising BizoID This cookie is used to track visitors so that more relevant ads can be presented based on the visitor’s preferences.
Linked In Advertising UserMatchHistory This cookie is used to track visitors so that more relevant ads can be presented based on the visitor’s preferences.
Linked In Advertising bcookie This cookie is used to track visitors so that more relevant ads can be presented based on the visitor’s preferences.
Linked In Advertising lang Used to store language preferences, potentially to serve up content in the stored language.
Linked In Advertising lidc This cookie is used to track visitors so that more relevant ads can be presented based on the visitor’s preferences.
Social Media Plugin __stid Website Feature Visitor Id WordPress Plugin collects session information
Twitter Advertising personalization_id This cookie carries out information about how the end user uses the website and any advertising that the end user may have seen before visiting the said website.
Universal Google Analytics _ga This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics – which is a significant update to Google’s more commonly used analytics service. This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites analytics reports. By default it is set to expire after 2 years, although this is customisable by website owners.
Universal Google Analytics _gid This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics to store and update a unique value for each page visited.
Universal Google Analytics _gat_UA-19981592-2 This is a pattern type cookie set by Google Analytics, where the pattern
element on the name contains the unique identity number of the account or
website it relates to. A variation of the _gat cookie used to limit the amount of data recorded by Google on high
traffic volume websites.
Usersnap Help Tool us_lang Usersnap website help and customer feedback tool. Collects Language Information
Website Session Management PHPSESSID Cookie generated by applications based on the PHP language. This is a general purpose identifier used to maintain user session variables. It is normally a random generated number, how it is used can be specific to the site, but a good example is maintaining a logged-in status for a user between pages.

How do I change my cookie settings?

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To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer’s website.

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