This website uses Cookies and by accessing the site you are giving consent for Cookies to be placed on your computer or device. This is standard practice for most websites in order to help provide users with a better browser experience.

If you do not consent to the Cookies used on this website, you must disable them or refrain from using this site.

Further information about Cookies, the ones used on www.air-it.co.uk and how to remove or disable them is detailed below.

What are Cookies?

A Cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer or device. Each Cookie is unique to your web browser and contains an anonymous identifier so that a website can recognise you when you return using the same browser.

Most websites use Cookies in order to improve your user experience by enabling the site to ‘remember’ you, either for the duration of your visit (using a ‘Session Cookie’) or for repeat visits (using a ‘Persistent Cookie’).

Cookies do a variety of different jobs, like storing your preferences, remembering you are logged in and generally improving your user experience. If a website does not use cookies, it will think you are a new user every time you visit.

Cookies may be set by the website you are visiting (‘1st Party Cookies’) or they may be set by a 3rd party plugin / module or software used by the site you are viewing (‘3rd Party Cookies’).

Cookies Used by the Air-IT Website

We use a combination of 1st Party and 3rd party Cookies on this website in order to monitor visitor usage levels, to help improve site performance and to enhance your user experience. This includes both session Cookies (which expire once you close your web browser) and persistent Cookies (which stay on your computer until you delete them).

We work with carefully selected suppliers for any 3rd party Cookies used on this website. These enable certain features to improve your user experience such as our Live Sales Chat and Call Back function, remote support portal and content sharing / bookmarking through social networking sites.

We have tried to ensure that our customers have full visibility of all Cookies used on this site. In order to help you recognise which Cookies may be placed on your browser when you visit this site we have compiled a list below. This list outlines the details of each Cookie, their name, the provider, party / type and their specific purpose.

We have tried to include all Cookies that you may encounter when visiting this site. If you notice a discrepancy or think a Cookie is missing, then please let us know by email at info@air-it.co.uk

Google Analytics Cookies

We use Google Analytics to collect information about how visitors use and access this website. This information is used to compile reports to help us improve the site performance and your user experience.

Google Analytics uses 1st Party Cookies to report on visitor interactions. These Cookies collect anonymous information about visitors such as: number of visitors, new or returning visitors, referring sites and pages they have visited.

These Cookies are specific to the www.air-it.co.uk domain and cannot be accessed from any other domain. Information collected is only used by Air-IT to monitor your activity on this website and is not shared with Google or any other 3rd party’s.

Google Analytics uses up to 5 Cookies as detailed below:

Name Provider Type Duration Purpose
_utma Google Analytics 1st Party Persistent Cookie 2 years from last update This cookie is used to determine unique visitors to the website. This is written the first time a user visits the site and is updated with each visit. If deleted a new unique cookie will be written during the next visit.
_utmb Google Analytics 1st Party Persistent Cookie 30 mins after the last update/visitor inactivity This is used to establish and to continue a user session on the site. Each time a user visits a different page on the site the cookie is updated.If you have deleted this cookie, a new one is written and a new session is established each time you visit.
_utmc Google Analytics 1st Party Session Cookie Expires on exit of session This cookie is operated in conjunction with the _utmb cookie to determine whether or not to establish a new session for the user and expires when exiting the site.
_utmz Google Analytics 1st Party Persistent Cookie 6 months from set/update This cookie stores the referral type used by the visitor to reach the website, whether via a direct method, referring link, site search, or campaign such as adwords or an email link.It is used to calculate search engine traffic, ad campaigns and page navigation within the site. The cookie is updated with each page view on the site.
_utmv Google Analytics 1st Party Persistent Cookie 2 years from set/update This cookie is used to analyse custom user segments and is used for displaying custom statistical information in google analytics on site visitor trends and usage patterns.

For further information about Google Analytics cookies please click here

WordPress Cookies

Our website is a content managed system utilising the open source platform WordPress. Cookies are used when posting comments in our news blog section. Three commentator Cookies are used to remember your details when you post a comment about any of our news stories. These are purely for convenience so that you do not need to re-type your information when you want to leave another comment.

Name Provider Type Duration Purpose
comment_author comment_author_email comment_author_url WordPress 1st Party Persistent Cookie 1 year from set/update When you write a comment, three cookies are set which remember your details and make it easier to post future comments.

For more information about WordPress cookies please click here

Add This Cookie

We use the Add This feature for our news story posts which enables website visitors to share content. Content can be bookmarked and shared through various social networking sites such as facebook, twitter, google+, Pininterest etc. and for email and print sharing by clicking on the share icons below each news story.

Name Provider Type Duration Purpose
_atuvc Add This 3rd Party Session Cookie Expires on exit of session The cookie is used with our Add This feature to bookmark / share content and is used to make sure that the user sees the updated count for any pages that are shared. No data is used or sent back to Add This.

For more information about Add This please click here

How to Control and Delete Cookies

Although Cookies are used on almost every website on the internet, some users do not like the idea of this information being stored on their computer or device.

As a rule, Cookies will make your browsing experience better. However, if you wish to delete or block them from being used in the future, then you can do so via your internet browser settings. Each browser allows you to restrict or block Cookies in different ways, so we recommend that you visit your browsers Help section to learn how to set your preferences.

We also recommend that you visit the independent website AboutCookies.org which explains your options for controlling and deleting Cookies and offers guidance for all modern browsers.

Please note – by preventing Cookies from being used on this website, you may experience reduced functionality.

Further Information About Cookies

To learn more about Cookies and how to manage them – please see the following websites: