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Cookie Policy

Information about our use of cookies

Our website: www.sylvant.com (the “Site”) uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our Site. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our Site. By continuing to browse the Site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive. It enables our Site to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the Site or browse from one page to another.

The cookies that we use

We use the following cookies:

  • Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily. The analytical cookies used on our site are non-intrusive and collect only anonymous information.
  • Functionality cookies - These are used to recognise you when you return to www.sylvant.com. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:





Default Expiration Time

Analytical Cookies


Used to distinguish visitors and sessions

2 years from set/update


Used to determine new sessions/visits.

30 mins from set/update


Operated in conjunction with the _utmb cookie to determine whether you were in a new session/visit.

End of browser session


Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how you reached our site.

6 months from set/update


Used to store your custom variable data.

2 years from set/update

Please note that third parties (including, for example, providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

How to control cookies?

You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.

Updated 23 March 2017