Cookie Policy

This cookie policy sets out information about the use of cookies by the Almar Water Solutions B.V. website at the domain <almarwater.com> (the “Almar Water Solutions Website”).

What is a Cookie?

A cookie is a small text file of letters and numbers which is placed and stored on your browser or the hard drive of your computer by websites you visit, if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive. Cookies are not used to identify you personally.

The Almar Water Solutions Website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of the Almar Water Solutions Website. The information collected by cookies includes technical information, including the internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the internet, browser type and version, time zone setting, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system and platform; and information about your visit, including the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL) clickstream to, through and from the Almar Water Solutions Website (including date and time); pages you viewed; page response times, download errors, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouse-overs), and methods used to browse away from the page and any phone number used to call any Companies’ contact number. This helps the Almar Water Solutions Website work more efficiently, providing you with a good experience when you browse the Almar Water Solutions Website (including remembering settings) and also allows improvement of the Almar Water Solutions Website.

Consenting to use of cookies

By clicking the “I agree” button on the pop-up when you first use the Almar Water Solutions Website, or by continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to the use of cookies by the Almar Water Solutions Website.

Which Type of Cookies is Used?

The following cookies are used by the Almar Water Solutions Website:

  • Strictly necessary cookies. These cookies are required for the operation of the Almar Water Solutions Website.
  • Analytical/performance cookies. These cookies allow the recognition and counting of the number of visitors to the Almar Water Solutions Website and to see how visitors move around the Almar Water Solutions Website. This helps us to improve the way the Almar Water Solutions Website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
  • Functionality cookies. These cookies recognise you when you return to the Almar Water Solutions Website. This enables us to personalise content for you and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).

You can find more information about the individual cookies use on the Almar Water Solutions Website and the purposes for which they are used in the table below:

Cookie Name/Owner Purpose More information
Strictly necessary Cookie

Almar Water Solutions

Saves a message to let Almar Water Solutions know you have seen the Almar Water Solutions website’s cookie message. Expires after 1 month.
Analytical

 

Google Analytics (Google, Inc.) To help analyse how users got to and use the Almar Water Solutions Website. This cookie enables estimation of audience size and usage pattern and provides information to enable search engine optimisation. For more information please see https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245.

This cookie will expire after 365 days.

Functional Media

Almar Water Solutions

Storage of session data to allow download functionality. No personal information is collected by this cookie.

This cookie expires at the end of your browsing session.

How Can I Refuse the Use of Cookies?

You can reject the use of cookies by the Almar Water Solutions Website by clicking the “No thanks” button on the pop-up when you first use the Almar Water Solutions Website. However, if you refuse to accept cookies you may not be able to access and/or use all or parts of the Almar Water Solutions Website nor all of the functionality offered by the Almar Water Solutions Website.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics please see http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

How do I Change my Cookie Settings?

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. If you change your mind about permitting the use of cookies on your computer, you can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. If you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access and/or use all or parts of the Almar Water Solutions Website.

More Information About Cookies

To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

Date of policy: december 2016