Extended information on using cookies
This website uses the so-called cookies to ensure the proper functioning of the procedures and to give users a better experience of use.
This document provides information about cookies, how they are used by the site, and how to handle them.
Cookies are small text portions recorded by the browser on the visitor’s device and allow the website to store information to be re-used during browsing (session cookies) or also in case of subsequent visits (persistent cookies):
- Sessions cookies are automatically deleted when the browser is closed;
- Persistent cookies, if not cleared on purpose, they remain up to a preset date.
Cookies are stored according to your browser preferences on your device, such as your computer, smartphone, or tablet.
Types of cookies
There are different types of cookies each of which is intended for different purposes.
Technical cookies are essential to ensure that the site works properly with regard to the services offered. They will always be sent unless the visitor modifies their browser settings, in which case the site pages may be penalized in the view and in the functionality.
By way of example, technical cookies can be used to:
- manage and remember, where appropriate, some display preferences such as the language;
- allow registered users to access safe site areas without having to log in;
- manage and remember items added to your shopping cart in an on-line store.
These cookies, also called “Performance Cookies”, are similar to technical cookies and are used to perform site traffic analysis and tracking. They are used to collect anonymous statistics about site usage such as: visited pages, site visit time, visited page flow, geographic origin, and so on.
In the specific case of Google Analytics cookies, you can disable reception by installing the add-on for your available browser by clicking on the link below.
Third party cookies without direct control
This type of cookie is usually used when the site integrates features provided by external sites. Just to name a few cases, third-party cookies could be registered by:
- YouTube video, Vimeo or other video service providers;
- geographic maps (Google Maps, Bing Maps etc…);
- sharing tools on social networks provided by Facebook, Twitter or others.
These are permanent cookies used to identify your user’s preferences anonymously and not for many purposes, such as optimizing your experience or marketing and marketing purposes.
Considering the particular invasiveness that profiling cookies (especially third-party) may have in the private sphere of users, European and Italian legislation provide that the user should be adequately informed about their use and express their validity Consent to inserting cookies on your device.
Cookies used by this site
This site uses the following types of cookies:
- technical cookies;
- analytics cookies Google Analytics.
This site does not use or allow third parties to use analytics tools to monitor or collect personal identification information.
- Third-party cookies could be used.
The site does not control registration or access to these cookies. To learn more about using third-party cookies, see the privacy statement and cookies for the services in question.
This site DOES NOT USE PROFILING COOKIES, so according to current legislation you do not have to ask for consent for technical cookies and analysis as it is necessary to provide the services offered.
The user can decide whether or not to accept cookies using their browser settings. The setting can be defined specifically for different websites and web applications, and the latest generation browsers allow you to define different settings for cookies that are registered directly from the site and for third-party cookies.
Warning: total or partial disabling of cookies may impair the functionality of the site.
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Links updated in May 2015