A cookie is a file that is downloaded to a user’s computer when the user visits certain web pages. The functions of cookies include enabling a website to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or their equipment and, depending on the information it contains and the way in which the computer is used, can be used to recognize the user.

Cookies are essential for the functioning of the Internet, offering many advantages in the provision of interactive services, making browsing on and usability of our website much easier.

The information provided below will help users understand about the different types of cookies:

TYPES OF COOKIES

ACCORDING TO THE ORGANISATION THAT MANAGES THEM

Own cookies

Compiled by the website editor to provide the service requested by the user

Third-party cookies

Compiled and managed by a third party. Cannot be considered own cookies

ACCORDING TO THE TIME THEY REMAIN ACTIVE

Session cookies

Compile data while user is browsing the Internet to provide the requested service

Persistent cookies

Stored in the terminal and the information obtained is used by the cookie manager to provide the requested service

ACCORDING TO ITS END USE

Technical cookies

Necessary so that users can properly browse the web

Personalisation cookies

Make features (language) available to users for browsing the website

Analysis cookies

Enables service provider an analysis of user browsing to monitor use of website and compile statistics on most visited pages, number of visitors, etc

Advertising cookies

Enables website editor to include advertising spaces on the website, according to website content

Behavioural advertising cookies

Enables website editor to include advertising spaces on the website according to information obtained through the user’s browsing habits

In compliance with Article 22.2 of Law 34/2002, dated 11 July, on Information Society and Electronic Commerce (LSSI-CE), TECNICAS DE AGUA Y DEL SOL SL hereby notifies the cookies used on our website:

 

TYPES OF COOKIES

Own cookies

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Persistent cookies

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TECNICAS DE AGUA Y DEL SOL SL informs the user that they can set their browser to be informed when cookies are received and may, if desired, prevent cookies from being installed on the hard drive.

Below we have provided links to various browsers, which can be used to perform this configuration:


Firefox Browser Icon

Firefox

https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences>


Chrome Browser Icon

Chrome

http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=95647