What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small text file which is placed onto your computer (or other device) when you access our website.
- Keeping you signed in
- Understanding how you use our site so we can improve the services, functionality and content
- Providing more effective and relevant advertising based on your interests
- Remembering items you have placed in your shopping basket
What types of cookies / trackers do we use?
Adobe Typekit is used to display fonts on the Carbon Trust website. To provide the Typekit service, Adobe may collect information about the fonts being served to you. The information is used to allow you to view the website as it should be seen. For more information visit https://www.adobe.com/uk/privacy/typekit.html
This is a security cookie that prevents unauthorised posting of content to the website. It holds no information about the user.
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Analytics / Performance
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Advertising / Marketing
Used by Facebook for delivering relevant advertising.
Facebook Pixel is Facebook’s conversion tracking system for ads on Facebook to websites.
LinkedIn Insight helps track conversions and helps us understand how users interact with LinkedIn adverts.
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These cookies are used by Google to measure site usage, remember preferences and present relevant and personalised advertising on search and other websites.
How to turn off Cookies
If you do not want to accept cookies, you can change your browser settings so that cookies are not accepted. If you do this, you may lose some of the functionality of this website.
Some sites use other tracking technologies such as web beacons or images, rather than cookies, but opting out of cookies should also block these.
For further information about cookies and how to disable them please go to the Information Commissioner’s webpage on cookies: https://ico.org.uk/for-the-public/online/cookies/.
Last updated September 2019.