WHAT ARE COOKIES?
Cookies are files that are downloaded to the user’s terminal (computer / smartphone / tablet) when accessing a website and are stored in its memory. Thanks to cookies it is possible to, among other things, store and retrieve information about the user’s browsing habits, the computer used, the pages visited and for how long, but also analyse the performance of a page or locate any technical issues, etc. Depending on the information contained and how the terminal is used, they can also identify the user.
WHAT TYPE OF COOKIES ARE THERE?
There are two categories:
Depending on who owns them:
- Our own cookies: they belong to Greentechno.
- ” Third party cookies: they are owned by a third party, other than Greentechno, who will be responsible for the data collected.
Depending on their purpose:
- Technical cookies: used to improve the service, locate technical issues, identify the user, etc.
- Analysis cookies: used to analyse navigation information or for advertising purposes.
WHAT ARE COOKIES FOR?
Cookies are used to offer personalized services, to analyse how the system is working, authenticate users who access a web-based service, locate possible technical issues and solve them in the shortest time possible, and analyse and measure the use and activity of the website.
DO I HAVE TO ACCEPT COOKIES
Technical cookies, or those strictly necessary for the provision of the required service, don’t have to be approved by the final user.
WHAT COOKIES DOES GREENTECHNO USE?
Technical cookies: they are needed to browse the website and access all sections correctly.
Analysis cookies: these cookies help us understand how you access and use our website, what works and what doesn’t and see how many users visit our website to improve the services we offer. This information is anonymous, as it is only needed for statistical purposes.
Greentechno uses a third-party analysis tool for statistical purposes: Google Analytics, developed by Google Inc. We use four cookies from this third-party (session and analysis cookies).
Google Analytics does not collect information that identifies the individual user (such as full name or address). The data collected by this tool is limited to the location, the device used to access and use the site, how the site was used, the browser and operating system used, time spent on the website and how the user has found the website (this helps us measure our marketing campaigns). With this data, Greentechno can take the necessary measures to improve the service, so that our users can enjoy the best possible experience when visiting our website.
Some cookies, called session cookies, are automatically deleted when the user closes the browser.
By visiting our website you are agreeing to the installation of cookies on your device.
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HOW CAN I DISABLE COOKIES?
Most browsers offer options to clear cookies, to notify you when you receive a new cookie, or to completely disable them. If you wish to control how your information is collected and handled, you can change your browser settings.
Do note that if you disable technical or functional cookies, you might not be able to access some sections of the website.
If you wish to find out more information about the settings for each browser:
- Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/delete-cookies-remove-info-websites-stored
- Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en-GB
- Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies
- Safari: https://support.apple.com/kb/PH19214
- Opera: http://help.opera.com/Windows/11.50/en/cookies.html