Cookie Policy

Use of cookies by Plastic Green Power Ltd

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit if you agree. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the site’s owners. (the "Website") uses cookies to distinguish you from other users. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our Website and also allows us to improve it by analysing the data that cookies help us collect.

The table below explains the cookies we use and why.​

  • CookieName Purpose
  • Cookie preference
  • CookieControl

This cookie is used to remember a user’s choice about cookies on Where users have previously indicated a preference, that user’s preference will be stored in this cookie.

Language selection

This cookie is used to remember any selection a user has made about language on

Where users have previously indicated a preference, that user’s preference will be stored in this cookie.

Universal Analytics (Google)

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  • _gali
  • _gat
  • _gid

These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our Website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the Website. The cookies collect information in a way that does not directly identify anyone, including the number of visitors to the Website and blog, where visitors have come to the Website from and the pages they visited

Read Google's overview of privacy and safeguarding data

Application firewall cookie __zjc*

This cookie is set by a third-party web application firewall from Dyn to help maintain the security and performance of our Website. Some traffic may receive a challenge to check if it is genuine and if it is, a cookie is set so the user isn’t challenged again.

Plastic Green Power Ltd understands the importance of protecting personal information and is committed to complying with data protection law, including the Data Protection Act 2018. It is committed to fostering a culture of transparency and accountability by demonstrating compliance with the data protection principles, as laid out in our Data Protection Policy (PDF, 81KB).

Security breach notification form cookie ASP.NET_SessionId

This cookie is essential for the breach notification form – the form that public electronic communications service providers use to notify the Information Commissioner’s Office of a security breach – to operate. It is set only for those people using the form.

This cookie is deleted when you close your browser.

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YouTube cookies PREF*

VSC* VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE* remote_sid*

We embed videos from our official YouTube channel using YouTube’s privacy-enhanced mode. This mode may set cookies on your computer once you click on the YouTube video player, but YouTube will not store personally-identifiable cookie information for playbacks of embedded videos using the privacy-enhanced mode.

Read more atYouTube’s embedding videos information page

  • PREF - * Expires after eight months
  • VSC - * expires at the end of your session
  • VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE - *expires after eight months remote_sid - * expires at the end of your session
  • BrowseAloud cookies _ba*
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These cookies are set for customers who use the Browsealoud service, to read aloud and translate content on our site. The cookies enable the service to function by storing the user’s selections and preferences as they move around the site, including their settings for the tool, any language selection they might have made, the position of the toolbar, and their acceptance of the disclaimers.

Our Social Media Pages

Note that we also run social media pages on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. If you visit any of those pages, the site may store their own cookies on your hard drive as a result. Learn more about the cookies used by social media companies by clicking the relevant link below:

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn

How do I change my cookie settings?

You can change your cookie preferences at any time by clicking on the ‘C’ icon. You can then adjust the available sliders to ‘On’ or ‘Off’, then clicking ‘Save and close’.

You may need to refresh your page for your settings to take effect.

Alternatively, most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit or

Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:

  • Google Chrome
  • Microsoft Edge
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer
  • Opera
  • Apple Safari

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

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit