Cookies are small text files that are stored by your browser on your computer when you visit a website. A cookie allows your browser to be recognized when you visit this website again.
A cookie does not collect personal information such as your name, address or age, but it can remember your preferences and interests based on your browsing habits. These preferences are not linked to your name, address, or age, but to an IP address. A cookie can not retrieve personal data from your computer.
Mainly to analyze visitor information, this to:
- make sure our website functions properly
- to continually optimize our website
- improve the safety and speed of our website
The information we collect via cookies is only used within SEDAC-MERAL and won’t be shared with third parties.
Google Analytics: for measuring surfing behavior
We use Google Analytics to gather information about how you have searched our website. We do this to analyze surfing behavior in order to improve our website.
Google Analytics will save the following info:
Important to know :
Your visit is completely anonymous so no personal information will be stored such as your name and address.
We also do not allow Google to use or share our analytical data for other purposes.
Furthermore, we have concluded a processing agreement with Google.
Google Analytics makes use of the following cookies:
|_ga||Helps us to count how many visitors we have had and whether you have visited our website before||2 year|
|_gid||Helps us to count how many visitors we have had and whether you have visited our website before||24h|
|_gat||Serves to limit the number of requests for websites with a high number of visitors||10 min|
|_utma||Helps us to find out if you've visited our site before. This to find out how many new visitors we have compared to returning visitors||2 year|
|_utmb||Serves to determine how much time you spend on our website||30 min|
|_utmc||Works in collaboration with _utmb to check when you have closed your web browser||After closing yoiur web browser|
|_utmz||Tell us how you ended up on our website (eg via other website, search engine, direct, ...)||6 months|
Yes, you can change the settings by using the following link:
If desired, cookies can also be disabled or removed. At the bottom there are links with more information about how you get access to your cookie settings (for the most popular browsers):