In accordance with Regulation EU 2016/679 (hereinafter “GDPR”) and national legislation, Prima Additive s.r.l. (hereinafter, "Prima Additive" or “Data Controller”), as Data Controller[1], provides following information about cookies installed on the domain www.primaadditive.com and subdomains (hereinafter, also “Site”).

 

What cookies are and why they are used?

cookie is a small text string sent to your browser and possibly stored within your computer or mobile device each time you visit a website, that also allows to collect information on navigation on that website. Cookies can be stored permanently on the computer or mobile device used for browsing or have a variable duration (so-called persistent cookies), but they can also disappear when the browser is closed or have a limited duration (so-called session cookies). Cookies can be installed by the website you are visiting (so called first party cookies), or they can be installed by other website servers (so-called third-party cookies).

 

Types and purposes of used cookies

  • Necessary cookies

Necessary or technical cookies (they can be used even in the absence of your consentare used to allow correct navigation or to provide services requested by you. Therefore, this type of cookie is used for the sole purpose of carrying out the transmission of a communication over an electronic communications network, or to the extent strictly necessary to provide a service requested by you.

Without the use of these cookies, some operations could not be performed or would be more complex and/or less secure for the user.

 

Prima Additive uses the following types of necessary cookies:

 

      1. Navigation cookies

 

The Data Controller uses navigation cookies to allow users a safe and efficient navigation and use of the Site.

 

 

      1. Functional cookies

 

The Data Controller uses functional cookies to carry out activities strictly necessary for the proper performance of the Site.

 

  • Performance cookies

Your prior consent is not required for the use of third-party performance or analytical cookies.

In particular, the Data Controller uses cookies from the Google Analytics platform to collect aggregate information on the use of the Site by users (number of visitors, pages visited, time spent on the site, etc.). For the use of these cookies, the Data Controller has adopted some tools that reduce the identifying power of cookies (masking of the IP address) and tools to avoid the cross-reference of information collected with other information that Google already knows.

 

  • Profiling cookies

Profiling cookies (for the use of which your prior consent is required) are used to understand your interests and offer you a personalized service by sending advertising messages in line with the preferences you in line with the preferences expressed in the context of web-browsing activities.

In particular, the cookies used by the Data Controller allow specific actions or recurring behaviour patterns in the use of the features offered (patterns) to be traced back to specific, identified or identifiable subjects for the purpose of grouping the different profiles within homogeneous clusters of different size, so that it is also possible to modulate the provision of the service in an increasingly personalized way, as well as to send targeted advertising messages, i.e. in line with the preferences expressed.

 

For more information about the online advertising and how to opt out of interest-related advertising, you can visit these following websites:

  • Canada: www.youradchoices.ca
  • EU: www.youronlinechoices.eu
  • USA: www.aboutads.info

 

The features of the cookies used on the Site

The features of the cookies used on the Site are outlined in the table below.

Cookie

Name

Purposes

First Part/

Third Part

Duration

Others

information

_ga_S83YJ479JH

primaadditive.com

Statistical

It is used by Google Analytics to store and count page views

400 days

 

_ga

primaadditive.com

Statistical

It is used by Google Analytics to store and count page views

400 days

 

_gcl_au

primaadditive.com

Marketing/Tracking

It is a Google Ads cookie used to track the effectiveness of advertising campaigns on advertising campaigns on different platforms and to identify the origin of traffic on the website.

90 days

 

cookiesjsr

www.primaadditive.com

Technical

It is used by COOKIES Consent Management to save users decisions about the consent regarding cookies.

365 days

 

visitor_id391772-hash

www.primaadditive.com

Marketing/Tracking

It is used by Pardot to store a

unique user ID.

400 days

 

visitor_id391772

www.primaadditive.com

Marketing/Tracking

It is used by Pardot to store a

unique user ID.

400 days

 

 

How to change cookie settings?

When you access any page on the Site, there is a banner that contains a brief information notice, and it allows you to customize your settings regarding the individual cookies used on the Site by enabling or disabling their use.

By clicking on "I agree" or by closing the banner when clicking the appropriate command marked by the "X" located inside the same banner in the top right-end corner, you give your consent to the use of cookies. Consent to the use of cookies is registered with a "technical cookie" and can be revoked at any time.

You will be able, at any time, to obtain more information about the cookies used by Prima Additive and how to disable even individually third-party cookies by clicking on the links contained in the "Others Information" column of the table above.

In addition, you can oppose the recording of cookies on your device by configuring your web browser to disable cookies. Below are the modalities offered by the major browsers:

  • Internet Explorer https://support.microsoft.com/it-it/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies
  • Chrome https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416?hl=it
  • Firefox https://support.mozilla.org/it/kb/Attivare%20e%20disattivare%20i%20cookie
  • Opera http://help.opera.com/Windows/10.00/it/cookies.html
  • Safari https://support.apple.com/kb/PH19214?locale=it_IT

After this operation, however, some functions of the web pages may not run properly.

 

Data communication and disclosure

The data collected using cookies may be processed by employees and collaborators of Prima Additive as persons in charge of the processing[2] and data processors[3].

In addition, the processing may be carried out by companies trusted by the Data Controller as data processors, appointed pursuant to article 28 of the GDPR.

The list is constantly updated and is available, upon request, by sending a request to the address below or an e-mail to: privacy@primaadditive.com  

Personal data will not be disseminated in any way.

 

Your rights

Pursuant to articles 15, 16, 17, 18, 20 and 21 of Regulation (EU) 2016/679, the Data Controller also informs you that - where the conditions exist - you may exercise the following rights:

access to personal data;

rectification of personal data;

deletion of personal data, in the cases provided for by the GDPR;

restriction of processing, under the conditions set forth in the Regulations;

portability of personal data;

opposition to the processing of personal data.

In addition, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the Data Protection Authority.

Your requests to exercise your rights should be sent to the e-mail address: privacy@primaadditive.com

 

Data Controller

The Data Controller of your personal data is Prima Additive s.r.l. (VAT 11434740012), with registered office in Torino, Corso Re Umberto 54 (hereinafter, also the "Data Controller"). The Data Controller may be contacted at the following e-mail address: privacy@primaadditive.com

 

Data Protection Officer

Prima Additive s.r.l. has designated a Data Protection Officer, who can be contacted at any time at the following e-mail address: privacy@primaadditive.com

 

Last updated: February 2023

We are constantly striving to improve the level of protection of your personal data and respect for your privacy, therefore we may amend, supplement, or update this cookie policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes to the cookie policy via pop-ups on the Site and, in any case, you may at any time consult the cookie policy in the privacy section of the www.primaadditive.com website to ensure that you are always up to date on all processing activities and our compliance with applicable data protection legislation.

 

 

[1] For the purposes of this information notice, “Data Controller” means the natural or legal person, public authority, agency, or other body which, alone or jointly with others, determines the purposes and means of the processing of personal data (art. 4(7) of the GDPR).

[2] For the purposes of this information notice, “Person in charge of the processing” means any “any person under the authority of the controller or of the processor are authorised to process personal data”, as provided for in articles 4(10) and 29 of the GDPR.

[3] For the purposes of this information notice, “Data Processor” means a natural or legal person, public authority, agency, or other body which processes personal data on behalf of the controller (article 4(8) of the GDPR)