COOKIE POLICY

COOKIE POLICY updated on 24/05/2018

This Cookie Policy explains what cookies are, how MORCHEM uses them on its website and how they can be managed by you, the user.

1. WHAT IS A COOKIE?

Cookies are small data files that are hosted on your computer and contain certain information about your visit to the website. Cookies are downloaded by the device used to access the website and are then stored on its hard drive. Cookies have a number of uses, including allowing the website to recognise your device the next time you visit, ensuring that you receive the right content or storing information provided by you regarding preferences or services. Cookies do not harm your device.

In this cookie policy, we use the word ‘cookie’ to refer to all the files that store information in this manner.

2. DO WE USE COOKIES?

Our website uses cookies to collect data for monitoring the use and usefulness of our website and obtain statistical and security data. The tools used to obtain statistics on the use of the website make it possible to obtain an increasingly high level of detail about the behaviour of the website’s visitors and users. This information may be collected, processed and stored in association with a specific user or IP address or be subjected to a dissociation process in order to reach conclusions based on anonymous data.

3. WHAT TYPE OF COOKIES DO WE USE?

Cookies can be classified based on the different functions they perform, their duration or who they are managed by. It is important to remember that the same cookie can belong to different categories. Below is a description of the cookies used in this website:

Technical Cookies

Technical cookies allow you to browse the website and use the various options or services provided by it. Our Website uses technical cookies, some of which are essential for the operation of the website. An example of these cookies are those that allow us to identify users so that they can go into their private access area or maintain the session with the server. If you decide not to enable these cookies, this may make it impossible – or much less satisfactory – to browse the website.

Analysis Cookies

Analysis cookies make it possible to obtain generic information on users’ accesses to the website in order to provide aggregate information on them for statistical purposes. This type of cookie is used to analyse how users browse the website and to monitor its performance. In addition, the tools used to obtain statistics on the use of the website make it possible to obtain an increasingly high level of detail about the behaviour of the website’s visitors and users. This information may be collected, processed and stored in association with a specific user or IP address or be subjected to a dissociation process in order to obtain conclusions based on anonymous data.

The information collected through cookies may include, among others, the IP address identifying the computer at that time, the date and time of access and the parts of the website visited. The purpose of this data collection is to monitor the use and usefulness of our website for statistical and security purposes.

 First-Party Cookies

These cookies are sent to your terminal from a computer or domain managed by Morchem, from where we provide the service requested.

Personalisation Cookies

We use functionality cookies to remember your preferences. For example, we remember any changes made by you to your account preferences.

Cookies can also be used to remember your settings and preferences in relation to the design, colours and zones or menus that you wish to have more accessible to you on your home screen.

Advertising Cookies

We use these cookies to manage the advertising spaces of the website as efficiently as possible based on criteria such as the content edited or the frequency with which advertisements are shown.

4. WHAT COOKIES CAN YOU FIND ON OUR WEBSITE?

Below is a list of the cookies you can find on our website:

Name Owner Duration Purpose and Description
PHPSESSID www.morchem.com Session This establishes the session of the user visiting the website. It makes it possible to identify and manage a specific user’s status – session variables – and move this information throughout our website.
_utma Google Analytics 2 years MORCHEM uses Google Analytics on this website in order to monitor activity on it.
_utmb Google Analytics 30 minutes Google Analytics cookies collect standard connection data and information on visitors’ habits in an anonymous way.
_utmc Google Analytics Session This determines whether a new session is to be established.
_utmt Google Analytics Session This is used to process the query type requested by the user.
_utmz Google Analytics 6 months This saves the visitor’s origin and the route followed to access the website.
_utmv Google Analytics 2 years This is used for storing data in custom user variables.

For more information:

developers.google.com/analytics/resources/
concepts/gaConceptsCookies

_ga Google Analytics 2 years This is used to distinguish between users.
_gat Google Analytics 10 min This is used to distinguish between different tracking elements created during a session. The cookie is created when the JavaScript library is loaded and there are no previous versions of the _gat cookie. It is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
clips Google Analytics Session
player Google Analytics 1 year
vuid Google Analytics 2 years

5. HOW CAN I DISABLE AND BLOCK COOKIES?

You are hereby informed that you can always disable or block cookies through the settings on your browser, which allow you to refuse to install all or some cookies. If you reject cookies, you can still use our website, although some services may be limited, resulting in a less satisfactory experience for you on our Website.

6. HOW CAN I WITHDRAW MY CONSENT?

If you wish to withdraw your consent in relation to this Cookie Policy, you must delete the cookies stored on your computer by changing the settings and options on your Internet browser.

7. HOW DO I MANAGE AND CONFIGURE COOKIES?

You can allow, block or delete the cookies installed on your computer by selecting the appropriate options on the browser installed on your computer. For more information on how to adjust your cookie settings in the following browsers, please use the relevant link:

Internet Explorer

Firefox

Chrome

Safari

Opera

8. CHANGES TO THE COOKIE POLICY

This Cookie Policy may be subject to changes or modifications. We therefore recommend that you review this policy every time you access our website in order to remain adequately informed about how and why we use cookies

  • 9. CONTACT

If you have any questions, comments or suggestions regarding the Cookie Policy, please write to Info-NotifyGDPR@morchem.com.