Statement about use of cookies

A cookie is information stored on your computer by a website you visit. Cookies usually store your settings, the settings for the website, such as your preferred language or address. Later, when you again open the same website, the internet browser sends back the cookies that belong to that page. This allows the page to display information tailored to your needs. In order for this website to work correctly, in order to for us to be able to make further improvements to the site and to improve your browsing experience, this page must save a small amount of information (cookies) on your computer.

Over 90% of all websites use this practice, but according to the regulations of the European Union from May 2011, we are obliged to request your consent before saving cookies.

By using the website, you agree to the use of cookies. When blocking cookies you can still browse the website, but some of its features may not be available.

Cookies can save a wide range of information, including personal information (such as first and last name, address, email address, phone number, etc.). However, this information may be stored only if approved and accepted by you.

A website cannot get access to the information which you have not given them and cannot access other files on your computer.

The default actions for saving and sending cookies are not visible to you. However, you can change your internet browser settings so that you can choose whether you will approve or reject requests for saving cookies, delete stored cookies automatically when you close your browser, and alike.

How to disable cookies?

By turning off cookies, you can decide whether you want to allow the storage of cookies on your computer.

Cookie settings can be controlled and configured in your web browser.

For information about the settings of cookies, choose the web browser that you are using.

  • Chrome
  • Firefox
  • Internet Explorer 9
  • Internet Explorer 7 and 8
  • Opera (pages in English)
  • Safari (page in English).

If you disable cookies, you will not be able to use some of the functionalities on our website.

What are temporary cookies? 

Temporary cookies or session cookies are removed from your computer when you close your internet browser. Websites use them to store temporary information, such as items in your shopping cart for purchase.

What are persistent cookies? 

Persistent or stored cookies remain on your computer after you close your internet browser.

Websites use them to store information, such as your sign-in name and password, so that you do not have to sign in each time you visit a particular site. Persistent cookies will remain on your computer for days, months, even years.

What are the first-party cookies? 

First-party cookies come from the website that you are viewing and can be either persistent or temporary. Websites might use these cookies to store data that you will use again the next time you visit that site.

What are third-party cookies?

Third-party cookies come from other websites ‘ advertisements (such as pop-up or banner ads) on the website that you are viewing. Websites might use these cookies to track the use of the Internet for marketing purposes.

AQUATIKA uses cookies with the primary goal to have our website allow you a better user experience. Temporary cookies (session cookies) – these are temporary cookies that expire (and are deleted automatically) when you close your internet browser. We use session cookies to enable access to content and enable commenting (things that you must do when you log in with your data on the website). Persistent cookies – usually have an expiration date far into the future and will remain in your browser until they expire, or until you delete them manually.

AQUATIKA uses persistent cookies for functionality such as “stay signed in”, which makes it easier for users to access the website.

We also use persistent cookies to better understand the habits of users, so that we can improve the website according to your habits. This information is anonymous – we do not see individual user data.

There are several external services that save limited cookies of users. These cookies are not set by these websites, but some are for the normal functioning of certain features that make it easier for users to access content.

Currently, we provide:

Social networks: 

Users can share posts on the social network Facebook and Google+ that set cookies for the user.

Measuring visits:

AQUATIKA uses a service for measuring visits, and that service is Google analytics. If you want to disable the mentioned service from saving cookies, you can do that. Currently, there are a few websites for turning off the saving of cookies for different services.

You can find out more information at the following links:

http://www.allaboutcookies.org/
http://www.youronlinechoices.eu/ 
http://www.aboutads.info/choices/