A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive or mobile device, when you visit Ardagh’s website. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system. Please note that cookies are browser specific, therefore, if you use Internet Explorer and accept a language cookie for example, Google Chrome will not recognise the language and associated cookie.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You will be notified where cookies are used on our website by a clear banner.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies based on the type of cookie. Please note that cookies which are classified as “strictly necessary” are required for the functioning of the website. For any other categories of cookies, you can customise your preferences based on the category. However, note that declining some cookies may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
Managing your cookie settings
When visiting our website, we will ask you for your consent to place the cookies on your device. We also provide the option to customize your browser settings to the Website. By toggling the toggle button, you can choose which cookies you want to activate and which you want to deactivate.
Furthermore, your web browser may provide you with some options regarding cookies. For more detailed information about how to disable or administer your cookie settings in your web browser, please refer to the following sites (depending on which browser you are using):
- Safari: http://help.apple.com/safari/mac/8.0/#/sfri11471
- Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en
- Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-GB/windows-vista/Block-or-allow-cookies
- Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences
- Microsoft Edge: Delete cookies in Microsoft Edge
You can withdraw your consent to allow for cookies, change your browser settings, and delete the cookies already stored on your computer at any time. Please note that if you delete, or choose not to accept, cookies, you may not be able to utilize all the features of the services provided on our website.
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