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Use of Cookies by Nicholl Oils

Name Provider Expires  Description of cookie
_utma Google Analytics 2 years This keeps track of the number of times a visitor has been to the site, when their first visit was, and when their last visit occurred.
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_utmb Google Analytics 30 minutes This cookie helps calculate how long a visit takes by collecting a timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor enters the site.
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_utmc Google Analytics End of session This cookie helps calculate how long a visit takes by collecting a timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor leaves the site. It stays for 30 minutes for another pageview to happen, and if it doesn’t, it expires.
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_utmz Google Analytics End of session This keeps track of where the visitor came from, what search engine was used, what link was clicked on, what keywords used, and where in the world the site was accessed from.
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