Privacy & Cookies Policy

This document has been compiled in compliance with the Italian rules in force on privacy (art. 13 of Legislative Decree 30/6/2003, no. 196) and with the principles drawn up by the Guarantor for the protection of personal data and by the equivalent European Authorities.

Whitessence s.r.l. (Data controller, also referred to hereinafter as "the company"), with registered office in Via Brisa no. 16, 20123 Milano (MI), states, also on behalf of other companies of the Whitessence group who are joint data controllers (Ethimo), that in the course of web navigation performed from the web address http://www.ethimo.com or http://www.ethimo.it, corresponding to the home page of the official company website, no system logs or other data directly or indirectly referable to the web navigator are automatically collected (e.g. IP address; source page; type of browser and operating system used by the navigator, etc.).

At present there is no monitoring carried out of activities performed on the internet website owned by the company. Clearly, this is without prejudice to any future potential monitoring activity that may be requested, in compliance with the law, by the police authorities, the judicial authority, by information and safety bodies or other public entities acting for State defence or security or for the prevention, verification or suppression of offences.

The company also reminds the user that there are areas of the site in which he or she is free to specifically provide a series of data relating to said user (e.g. registration in the Contact section/Reserved area).

Specific privacy information (art. 13 of Legislative Decree 196/2003) may be viewed from time to time in the pages of the website containing requests for personal data.

Personal data provided expressly by users who request information material are utilised only in order to give effect to the request and are communicated to third parties only where they are involved in carrying out said request.
The optional, clear and voluntary sending of e-mails to the addresses indicated on this website involves the subsequent retention of the sender's e-mail address for purposes of responding to said communications by e-mail, as well as of any other personal data or information included within the e-mail.



Cookie Policy

No personal user data is acquired by the website.
We do not use cookies to transmit data of a personal nature, nor do we use any so-called persistent cookies of any kind, i.e. user tracking systems.

The use of so-called session cookies (that are not persistently stored on the user's computer and disappear as soon as the browser is closed) is strictly limited to the transmission of session identifiers (consisting of random numbers generated by the server) required to enable the secure and efficient browsing of the site. Session cookies are used for Google Analytics; this information helps website owners understand how visitors interact with their website content.

The session cookies used on this site avoid the use of other IT techniques that could compromise the confidentiality of the user’s browsing and do not allow for the acquisition of personal data identifying the user.

REGULATION AND ELIMINATION OF COOKIES
Whitessence s.r.l. does not collect personal information on its visitors via cookies.
Cookies can be limited or blocked by changing the settings of your Internet browser.
Please visit the website www.aboutcookies.org for information on how to manage/eliminate cookies based on the type of browser used. To eliminate cookies from the Internet browser of your smartphone, please refer to the device’s instructions for use. Whitessence also uses some third-party cookies. More information on cookies is provided by third parts:

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