Detailed disclosure about cookies

Pursuant to Article 13 of Legislative Decree 196/2003 (Personal Data Protection Code) Italcementi SpA (hereinafter “Italcementi”) provides the following information about the cookies installed on the domain (hereinafter “Website”).

What are cookies?

Cookies are small pieces of text created by a server and stored on the hard disk of the computer or on any device used to access the Internet (smartphone, tablet) to be retransmitted to future access to the Internet by the same user.

Cookies allow the collection of the information on browsing on the website by the user.

Cookies can be stored permanently on the computer and have a variable duration (so-called persistent cookies), but can also disappear when closing the browser or be limited in time (session cookies).

Cookies can be installed by the website visited (so-called first-party cookies) or can be installed by other websites (so-called third-party cookies).

Cookies used and purposes

Browsing cookie or session cookie

These first-party session cookies enable users to have a safe and efficient website browsing (management of browsing session).

Functionality cookie

These first-party persistent cookies allow to track users’ choices (language selection, selection of the style of the page).

Analytical cookies

These third-party cookies, namely of Google Analytics platform, are used to collect information on the use of the Website by users (number of visitors, page views, time spent visiting the website etc …).

The characteristics of cookies used on the website are shown in the table below.

nome del cookie fonte del cookie Cookie Lifetime If Persistent cookie, (#days) Descrizione cookie
language  Persistent  cookie 365 Viene utilizzato per tenere traccia delle scelte degli utenti (seleziona lingua)
__utma Google Analytics

Persistent  cookie 2 years tiene traccia il numero di volte in cui l’utente ha visitato il sito collegato al cookie, quando è avvenuta la prima visita, quando è avvenuta l’ultima visita.
__utmb Google Analytics Persistent  cookie 30 min Utilizzato per calcolare quanto tempo dura una visita: crea una marca temporale del momento esatto in cui l’utente entra nel sito.
__utmc Google Analytics Session cookie   Utilizzato per calcolare quanto tempo dura una visita: crea una marca temporale del momento esatto in cui l’utente esce dal sito.
__utmz Google Analytics Persistent  cookie 6 months tiene traccia del sito da cui proviene l’utente, del motore di ricerca utilizzato dall’utente, dei link cliccati dall’utente

Management of preferences about cookies

When accessing any page of the Website, there is a banner containing a brief sdisclosure. Closing the banner or continuing browsing by accessing another area of the website or by selecting an item of the same (for example, an image or a link), the consent to the use of cookies, is provided.

The consent to the use of cookies is registered with a “cookie technical.

It is also possible to know the information and how to disable third-party cookies by clicking on the links in the “More Information” column of the chart above.

It is possible to refuse the registering of cookies on hard disk, by configuring the browsers in order to disable cookies. Here are the procedures offered by the leading browsers:

After this operation, however, certain features of the web pages may not run properly.

Communication and dissemination of data

The data collected using cookies can be handled by employees and associates of Italcementi, as persons in charge and controllers.

These data may also be processed by the company trusted by us that perform on our behalf technical and organizational tasks. These firms are our direct collaborators and act as the data controller.

Their list is constantly updated and is available on request by sending a communication to the address below

The data collected using cookies of Google Analytics can be transferred outside the EU, namely in the United States of America).

The data collected using cookies will not be disclosed.

User’s rights

At all times it is possible to request information on the processing of personal data, to update, correct or integrate them and obtain the cancellation, transformation into anonymous form or blocking of data processed breaching the law and refuse the processing, according to art. 7 of Legislative Decree no. 196/2003, quoted in full in this policy.

For the exercise of its own rights it is possible to contact the Data Controller by sending a written notice to the address below.

Data controller and data processor

The data controller is Italcementi S.p.A. Via Camozzi, 124 – 24121 Bergamo, Italy – Phone. +39035396111

The data processor is Mr. Andrea Pifferi.

Last update: May 2015

Art. 7 Legislative Decree 196/2003 Right to Access Personal Data and Other Rights.

  1. A data subject shall have the right to obtain confirmation as to whether or not personal data concerning him exist, regardless of their being already recorded, and communication of such data in intelligible form.
  1. A data subject shall have the right to be informed

a) of the source of the personal data;

b) of the purposes and methods of the processing;

c) of the logic applied to the processing, if the latter is carried out with the help of electronic means;

d) of the identification data concerning data controller, data processors and the representative designated as per Section 5(2);

e) of the entities or categories of entity to whom or which the personal data may be communicated and who or which may get to know said data in their capacity as designated representative(s) in the State’s territory, data processor(s) or person(s) in charge of the processing.

  1. A data subject shall have the right to obtain

a) updating, rectification or, where interested therein, integration of the data;

b) erasure, anonymization or blocking of data that have been processed unlawfully, including data whose retention is unnecessary for the purposes for which they have been collected or subsequently processed;

c) certification to the effect that the operations as per letters a) and b) have been notified, as also related to their contents, to the entities to whom or which the data were communicated or disseminated, unless this requirement proves impossible or involves a manifestly disproportionate effort compared with the right that is to be protected.

  1. A data subject shall have the right to object, in whole or in part,

a) on legitimate grounds, to the processing of personal data concerning him/her, even though they are relevant to the purpose of the collection;

b) to the processing of personal data concerning him/her, where it is carried out for the purpose of sending advertising materials or direct selling or else for the performance of market or commercial communication surveys.