Cookies are small data files that are generated in the User’s computer and allow the User to store the information generated by their activity on the network.
The APC Srl websites use some cookies to make the services easy to navigate and to ensure the efficient use of the web pages. The cookies used also help to improve the services provided to users, making their use more effective and enabling specific functions.
The websites use three types of cookies: session cookies, browsing cookies and analytical cookies.
Session cookies are indispensable for managing the authentication of on-line services and reserved areas. The use of these cookies is strictly limited to the transmission of session ID, required to explore the website safely and efficiently. If you disable these cookies you will not be able to use some of the on-line services.
The main objective of browser cookies is to remember your choices, i.e. language and communication preferences, layout settings etc. The User has the option to delete such cookies before browsing other pages of the Website.
External monitoring cookies
APC Srl uses Google Analytics by Google, Inc. (hereby “Google”) to generate statistics on the use of the website; Google Analytics uses (proprietary) cookies which do not memorise personal data. The information obtainable from the cookies on the use of the website by users (including IP addresses) is sent from the user’s browser to Google, with registered office in 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States, and deposited on the company’s servers.
According to the current terms of service, in its capacity as independent data controller Google will use this information to trace and examine the use of the website, produce reports on the website activities for the website operators and provide other services related to website activities, connection methods (mobile, PC, browser used etc.) and the search methods and access to the portal pages. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where so required by law or to third parties who process this information on behalf of Google. Google will not associate IP addresses to any other data in the possession of Google.
How to disable cookies
To disable all cookies
You can deny consent to using cookies by selecting the appropriate setting in your browser, bear in mind that disabling cookies may affect the performance of certain sections of the website. The links below explain how to disable the cookies for the most common browsers.
To disable only Google Analytics cookies
Alternatively you can disable only the Google Analytics cookies, using the additional opt-out component provided by Google for the most common browsers.
To delete memorised cookies on your device/PC
Even if you deny authorisation for using external cookies, before doing so the cookies may already have been memorised on your device/PC. For technical reasons it is not possible to delete these cookies, however your browser allows you to delete them using the privacy settings. In the browser options you will find a “Delete navigation data” option, which can be used to delete cookies, website data and plug-ins.