Ecotic

Cookie Policy

This Cookie Policy explains how Asociatia ECOTIC and ECOTIC BAT uses cookies when you visit our websites, including without limitation www.ecotic.ro and any successor URLs, mobile or localized versions and related domains / sub-domains (“Websites”) and/or our mobile application (“App”) and / or our web platform (“Platform”). It explains what these technologies are and why we use them, as well as your rights to control our use of them.

What are cookies?

Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your computer or mobile device when you visit a website or mobile application. Cookies are then sent back to the originating site on each subsequent visit, or to another site that recognizes that cookies. You can find out more information about cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org.

Cookies are widely used in order to make sites work, or to work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the Platform.

We use cookies to enhance the online experience of our visitors (for example, by remembering your language) and to better understand how our site is used. Cookies may tell us, for example, whether you have visited our site before or whether you are a new visitor.

What types of cookies do we use?

There are two broad categories of cookies:

First party cookies, served directly by Asociatia ECOTIC to your computer or mobile device. They are used only by Asociatia ECOTIC to recognize your computer or mobile device when it revisits our site.

Third party cookies, which are served by a service provider on our site, and can be used by the service provider to recognize your computer or mobile device when it visits other sites. Third party cookies are most commonly used for Platform analytics or advertising purposes.

Cookies can remain on your computer or mobile device for different periods of time. Some cookies are ‘session cookies’, meaning that they exist only while your browser is open. These are deleted automatically once you close your browser. Other cookies are ‘permanent cookies,’ meaning that they survive after your browser is closed. They can be used by the site to recognize our computer or mobile device when you open your browser and browse the Internet again.

Why do we use cookies?

Our cookies  enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our Websites and/or App and/or Platform. Third parties serve cookies through our Websites and/or App and/or Platform for analytics and other purposes. This is described in more detail below.

Type of cookie

Who serves them

Purpose

How to refuse

Analytics Cookies

Google Analytics

Mixpanel

Segment

These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. The information gathered does identify each individual through IP visitor and is aggregated. It includes the number of visitors to our site, the sites that referred them to our site and the pages that they visited on our site. We use this information to help operate our site more efficiently, to gather broad demographic information and to monitor the level of activity on our site.

To refuse these cookies, please follow the instructions below under the heading “How can you control cookies?”.

Alternatively, please click on the relevant opt-out link below:

  • Google Analytics
  • Mixpanel
  • Segment does not appear to provide an opt-out link for its analytics cookies. For more information about such cookies, please see here.

Preference Cookies

Preference Cookies

These cookies are used to enhance the performance and functionality of our services but are non-essential to their use. However, without these cookies, certain functionality like preferred language cannot be accesed..

To refuse these cookies, please follow the instructions below under the heading “How can you control cookies?”.

Do we use Flash cookies or Local Shared Objects?

Our Websites and/or App and/or Platform doesn’t use so-called “Flash Cookies”.

How can you control cookies?

You have the right to choose whether or not to accept cookies and we have explained how you can exercise this right below. However, please note that if you do not accept our cookies, you may experience some inconvenience in your use of our site.

You can set or amend your web browser controls to accept or refuse cookies. As the means by which you can refuse cookies through your web browser controls vary from browser-to-browser, you should visit your browser’s help menu for more information.

Further information about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set on your computer or mobile device and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org and www.youronlinechoices.eu. In addition, most advertising networks offer you a way to opt out of targeted advertising. If you would like to find out more information, please visit http://www.aboutads.info/choices/.

How often will we update this Cookie Policy?

We may update this Cookie Policy from time to time in order to reflect, for example, changes to the cookies we use or for other operational, legal or regulatory reasons. Please, therefore, re-visit this Cookie Policy regularly to stay informed about our use of cookies and related technologies.

The date at the top of this Cookie Policy indicates when it was last updated.