What are cookies?
Cookies are small pieces of text sent by your web browser by a website you visit. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows our website or a third-party to recognize you and make your next visit easier and our website more useful to you.
We use essential cookies that enables www.astorg.com features and functionality, performance cookies that collect information on the use of our website (i.e. which pages are consulted or the device you use), and functionality cookies to remember the choices you have made when browsing on our website. These data enable us to optimise our website and simplify your browsing.
Cookies can be "persistent" or "session" cookies. Your computer automatically removes session cookies once you close your browser. Persistent cookies will survive on your computer until an expiry date specified in the relevant cookie itself is reached.
Furthermore, cookies can be categorized into “first party cookies” and “third party cookies”:
First party cookies are cookies that are served directly by the website operator to your computer and are often used to recognize your computer when it revisits that website and to remember your preferences as you browse the website.
Third party cookies are served by third party service providers on behalf of the website operator and can be used by such service providers to recognize your computer when you visit other websites. These cookies are most commonly used for website analytics or advertising purposes.
What cookies do we use?
|Type of cookie||Purpose|
|Cookies necessary for essential purposes||These cookies are essential to provide our website’s visitors with services available through our website and to use some of its features, such as access to secure areas. Without these cookies, services website visitors ask for, like transactional pages and secure login accounts, would not be possible.|
|Functional cookies||These cookies serve a variety of purposes related to the presentation, performance and functionality of our website. Their overall purpose, however, is to enhance visitors’ experience and enjoyment of our website. For example, some of these cookies enable visitors to specify language, product or other website preferences.|
|Performance cookies||These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. The information gathered does not identify any individual visitor and is aggregated. It includes the number of visitors to our website, the websites that referred them to Astorg’s website and the pages that they visited on our website. This information is used to help run our website more efficiently, to gather broad demographic information and to monitor the level of activity on our website.|
What third-party cookies do we use?
The table below lists the third-party cookies used on our website:
|Type of cookie||Description||Expiration||Opt- Out|
|cookieSeen||Used to track the cookie notice has been dismissed|
|_ga||Used to distinguish users. |
|_gid||Used to distinguish users. |
|_gat_gtag_UA_177220562_1||Used to throttle request rate. |
_uetsid, _uetvid, _gid,
ajs_anonymous_id, ajs_user_id, _mkto_trk
|Used to render interactive maps.|
|_fbp||Used to render interactive maps.|
How to control and delete cookies through your browser
Most internet browsers are initially set up to automatically accept cookies. You can change the settings to block cookies or to alert you when cookies are being sent to your device. There are a number of ways to manage cookies. Please refer to your browser instructions or help screen to learn more about how to adjust or modify your browser settings.
Where can you find more information about cookies?
You can learn more about cookies and the following third-party websites:
Please address any request in relation with this policy to our privacy team at firstname.lastname@example.org