Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy

The Food Research Collaboration website uses cookies to remember you when you return to our site and to add extra functionality provided by third party services such as ShareThis or Youtube.

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Please see our privacy policy for more information on how this cookie information is used.

The tables below list the cookies you may encounter when using


We aim to keep this list updated, but since the cookies are set by third party services the list may become out of date if those services alter the cookies they use.

ProviderNamePurposeExpiryMore info
Google_gaRegisters a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on  ow the visitor uses the website.2 yearsGoogle privacy policy
Google_gatUsed by Google Analytics to throttle request rateEnd of user sessionGoogle privacy policy
Google_gidRegisters a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on  ow the visitor uses the website.End of user sessionGoogle privacy policy
UK Cookie Consent_catAccCookiesCookie set by the UK cookie consent plugin to record that you accept the fact that the site uses cookies.30 daysCookie Cat privacy policy
Share This_stid


Tracks what pages are being shared and by whom when using the Share icons in the footer.ShareThis privacy policy
YouTubeVISITOR_INFO1_LIVEGoogle Policies and Principles