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Cookies Policy

A cookie is a small file which a site sends to the browser and saves on your computer when you visit an internet site. Cookies are used to make the site work or to improve its performance, but also to provide information to site owners.


What type of cookies does the website use and for what purpose?

The cookies installed by are the following:


• Session cookies:

these are active cookies for the session in question only which allow temporary storage of the information necessary to navigate from one page to another without having to re-enter them. The use of these cookies is strictly limited to the transmission of session identifiers (consisting of random numbers generated  by the server) necessary for the safe and efficient exploration of the site. The session cookies used on this Site avoid the need to use other technologies that could compromise the privacy of users' browsing and do not permit the acquisition of personal identification. These cookies are installed only by the present site which you are browsing. For the use of this type di cookies user consent is not required.


• Function cookies:

these are cookies used to store customizations selected by the user.

- that are not stored permanently on the user's computer

- whose use is strictly limited to the proper functioning of the technology used, which otherwise would cease to function.

These cookies do not record any type of information which can trace back to the individual user visitor. These cookies are installed only by the site which you are currently browsing. For the use of this type of cookies user consent is not required.


• Analytical cookies (Third-party cookies):

This site will contain cookies installed which allow the aggregate number of visits to the same site to be calculated and allow the most popular parts of it to be identified. This operation allows feedback on the use of the site to be obtained and, consequently, makes it possible to intervene appropriately to improve its user friendliness. This activity is performed using the service provided by the  Google company named Google Analytics. It is a web analysis system based on the use of cookies, designed to ascertain – in a completely anonymous way – how users make use of the Site (for more details visit the site: information obtained by means of  cookies regarding the use of the site (which may include, for example, the IP address, the browser and the language used, the preferences, the date and time of access to the web page web, the time spent on the site and on the sites visited immediately before and after before) will be treated by Google in accordance with the privacy policy which may be consulted at the following address: These cookies are installed only by the site which you are currently browsing. In any event, we point out that the Google Analytics service is used with the adoption of appropriate measures to reduce the identifying power of the cookies and to avoid cross-matching of the collected data. Therefore, these must be considered, for the purposes of the application of the privacy legislation, technical cookies, for the use of  which user consent is not required.


How can I disable cookies ?

Most browsers (Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox, Safari etc.) are configured to accept cookies. However, most browsers allow you to control and even to disable cookies through browser setting selections. We remind you, however, that disabling browsing cookies  or function ones may cause the website to malfunction and/or limit the service which we offer.

To disable analytical cookies and to prevent Google Analytics gathering data about your browsing, you can download the browser plug-in to disable Google Analytics:


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