1. What are cookies?

Cookies are small text strings that the sites visited by the user send to his terminal (usually to the browser), where they are stored and then retransmitted to the same sites the next time the same user visits. While browsing a site, the user may also receive cookies on his/her terminal which are sent by different sites or web servers (so-called “third parties”), on which some elements (such as, for example, images, maps, sounds, specific links to pages of other domains) present on the site he/she is visiting may reside.

2. Types of cookies used

The website uses > as identified by the Guarantor for the protection of personal data with a Provision dated 8 May 2014, i.e. those used for the sole purpose of “carrying out the transmission of a communication on an electronic communications network, or to the extent strictly necessary for the provider of an information society service explicitly requested by the contracting party or user to provide such service” (see Article 122, paragraph 1, of the Italian Privacy Code).

The website uses:

  1. browsing or session cookies, which ensure normal navigation and use of the website (e.g. allowing authentication to access restricted areas);
  2. analytics cookies, assimilated to technical cookies where they are used directly by the site operator to collect information, in aggregate form, on the number of users and how they visit the site;
  3. functionality cookies, which allow the user to navigate according to a number of selected criteria (e.g. language) in order to improve the service provided to the user.

Below is an analytical and specific description of the characteristics and purposes of the cookies installed by the site:

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The site uses ‘third-party’ cookies. In particular, the site uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States . Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.

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Refuse or block cookies

You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, but this may prevent you from using the full functionality of this website. Most internet browsers are initially set to accept cookies automatically. This means that you have the option at any time to set your browser to accept all cookies, accept some cookies, or reject cookies by disabling their use by the site. In addition, you can normally set your browser preferences so that you are notified each time a cookie is stored on your computer. Finally, at the end of each browsing session, you can delete the cookies collected from the hard drive of your device. If the user wishes to delete the cookies installed in the cookie folder of the browser used, it should be remembered that each browser has different procedures for managing the settings.

By selecting the links below, the user can obtain specific instructions for some of the main browsers.