Privacy e Cookies

Privacy Policy for visitors to the website

This page describes the management methods of the site with reference to the processing of personal data of users consulting it.
This information is also made available pursuant to Article 13 of Legislative Decree no. 196/2003 “Personal data protection code” for anyone interacting with the web services of the company Argal s.r.l., accessible electronically on the website

(corresponding to the home page of the portal in question).
The information is only available on the website of the company Argal s.r.l. and not on other websites which can be consulted by the user via link.

The information also complies with Recommendation no. 2/2001 which the European authorities for the protection of personal data, merged in the Group established by Article 29 of the Directive no. 95/46/EC, implemented on the 17th May 2001 to identify certain minimum requisites for the collection of personal data on-line, and in particular, the methods, times and nature of the information the owners of the processing must provide to users when they connect to the web pages, independent of the purposes of the connection.

Users should carefully read this Privacy Policy before sending any type of personal information.


Having consulted this site, data can be processed relating to identified or identifiable people. The owner of the processing of personal data is the company Argal s.r.l.


Processing relating to web services on this site takes place at the aforementioned headquarters of the company Argal s.r.l. or the company Evoluzione Telematica s.r.l. No data deriving from the web service is communicated or diffused.


The personal data provided by users accessing the site by directly sending an e-mail to the owner of processing will only be used to fulfil the service requested and will not be communicated or diffused to third parties, unless communication is outlined by legal obligations or is strictly necessary to comply with fulfilment of user requests.

Optional, explicit and voluntary sending of e-mail to the addresses indicated on the website, due to its nature, means the subsequent acquisition of the sender’s e-mail address, necessary to meet requirements, as well as any other personal data in the message.

The company Argal s.r.l. processes personal data within the limits of what is strictly necessary to carry out the functions for which the service is required, excluding processing whose purposes can be carried out using anonymous data or methods that enable identification of the relevant person only if necessary. We invite our users, when making requests for information via the specific e-mail address to avoid sending names or other personal data of third parties which are not strictly necessary, nor any sensitive and/or judicial data pursuant to Article 4 of Legislative Decree 196/2003 (“sensitive data", suitable personal data to reveal the racial and ethnic origin, religious, philosophical or other beliefs, political opinion, membership of political parties, trade unions, associations or organisations of a religious, philosophical or trade union nature, as well as suitable personal data to reveal health or sex life; "judicial data", suitable personal data to reveal measures pursuant to Article, Clause 1, Letters a) to o) and r) to u), of the D.P.R. 14th November 2002, no. 313, in relation to criminal records, sanctions for administrative law offences and relevant pending proceedings, or the quality of accused or investigated pursuant to Article 60 and 61 of the Code of Criminal Procedure). The user’s personal information is not collected or divulged which reveals racial or ethnic origin, religious, philosophical or other beliefs, political opinion, membership of political parties, trade unions, associations or organisations of a religious, philosophical or trade union nature, as well as suitable personal data to reveal health or sex life.


4.1 – Navigation data

The IT systems and the software procedures proposed to operate this website acquire, during their normal operation, some personal data whose transmission is implied in the use of Internet communication protocol. This information is not collected for association with the identified relevant parties, but by nature could, through processing and associations with data held by third parties, enable the users to be identified.

This data category covers the IP addresses or domain names of the computers used by users that connect to the site, the addresses in URI (Uniform Resource Identifier) format of the resources required, the time of the request and the dimensions of the file obtained in the response provided. These data are only used to obtain anonymous statistical information on use of the site and to check it is working properly. The data in question could be used to ascertain liability in the event of any IT related crimes to the detriment of the website in question.


Aside from the specified information on navigation data, the user is free to provide personal data via e-mail.

Non-provision of this data makes it impossible to fulfil the request.


The personal data are processed with automated tools for the time strictly necessary for the purpose for which they were collected.

Specific security measures are complied with to prevent the loss of data, illegal and incorrect use and unauthorised access.


The persons to whom the personal data refer have the right at any time to obtain confirmation whether they exist or not and to know their content and origin, check the data are exact and ask for their integration or updating, or correction (Article 7 of Leg. Decree no. 196/2003).

Legislative Decree no. 196/2003: Article 7 – Right to access personal data and other rights

The relevant party has the right to access his/her personal data.

The relevant party has the right to obtain confirmation of the existence or not of personal data relevant to him/her, even if not yet registered, and their communication in intelligible form.

The relevant party has the right to obtain indications on:


This website uses first party and third parties Cookies. By navigating this website or by closing the informative cookie banner which is present on every page (or by clicking anywhere on it) the use of Cookies is accepted. These will be further explained together with the procedure to deny access to all or some of them. Cookies are small files containing small amount of data which are sent to the users browser when a certain website is visited. Every further use of the same website Cookies are sent again to the website that originally generated them (first party cookies) or to another site that recognizes them (third party cookies). Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognize the user. They have different purposes, for example allowing the navigation through various pages and in general give and permit a better navigation experience. They also guarantee that content shown, such as online advertisements, are in harmony with what the user wants and is interested in. Depending on the use or purpose of use, cookies can be divided into technical cookies, profiling cookies and third party cookies.

Nearly all web browsers are set to automatically accept cookies. Visitors or users have the possibility to easily change this behavior at their own wish. As clearly stated above by wishing not to use cookies during navigation of the website this may lead to a less efficient use and may compromise anything related to authentication. Many cookies are automatically deleted from the computers hard drive at the end of every session (named “session cookie”). There are cookies that however remain on the computers hard drive. These cookies may remain on the computer for few years. By visiting the website for the first time the computer will then be able to recognize every further and next visit to the same website which the customer has already visited, thus providing optimal data used in previous visits (long period cookies). These cookies allow the customer not to waste time by putting in previously filled out passwords or forms that have already been used. Cookies can also be deactivated, choosing certain parameters in the options on the computers browser. We highlight the fact that if this option is chosen the customer will not be able to fully use certain functions of the website.

Certain cookies may also belong to the website (used for example to recognize a certain number of pages visited in the website) or to third parties (generated by other websites to provide certain content on the website visited). The present website may use third party cookies that are used in a dynamic and mature way to show online advertisements. The majority of browsers in use allow one to block exclusively third party cookies and only use the website cookies. Even some advertising companies which generate cookies on third party websites provide the possibility to deactivate and/or restrict them easily, even when they are anonymous, without collecting personal information of any kind (for instance, the IP address used by the end user workstation).

Cookies used for analysis of website visits

Argal s.r.l. uses instruments that analyze navigation data that allow a better use of websites: for instance, Google Analytics, a service offered by Google Inc. These services use cookies that are deposited on the user device so that the site manager can profile the website usage. The information generated by the cookies on the use of the websites by the user (including the IP address, recorded by omitting some digits) are then sent and deposited on the Google server. This information is then used to detect how the website is used by the specific user so as to examine the full use of the website, filling out reports on the activity of the website and use of Internet. To protect users, Argal s.r.l. uses a IP masking which hides the last 8 digits of the IP address thus making the used data anonymous. Users that do not wish to accept cookies related to Google Analytics can do so by means of additional browser components (for instance one can deactivate Google Analytics here: To activate the component that restricts the information delivery on the use of the Website, just follow the on screen instructions and close and reopen the browser afterwards. By using this website, you allow any data belonging to yourselves to be used by Google for the above stated reasons. For further information on Google Analytics it is possible to refer to the Cookies and Analytics and related privacy policy for Google Analytics.

How to deactivate Cookies

The majority of Internet browsers are set up to accept cookies automatically. The user can change the settings so as to block cookies or to warn that cookies are being sent to the users system. There are various ways that cookies can be dealt with. The user can make use of the informative help screen found on his browser so as to see how to modify or change any settings. In the case that different devices are used (example: Computer, Smartphone, Tablet etc.) the user should make sure that each browser on every device is set up the same way regarding the cookie policy. We remind you that by deactivating the use of cookies the navigation and use of the website may be compromised and the offered service may be limited. For third party cookies used by this website we provide a link underneath so as to further deactivate them. For further information on cookies and on how to manage your personal settings and choices on third party cookies please visit

Technical Cookies

Technical cookies are those that do not need consent in accordance to Art.122 comma 1 of the decree Law n° 196/2003. Among these technical cookies, there are essential cookies, also called “strictly necessary” which allow the website to work fully and properly. These cookies are used exclusively by Argal s.r.l. and are first party cookies. They are saved on the users computer only during the actual ongoing session. The essential cookies are used for example when an article has being traced as added to the item basket, a certain currency or language has been chosen or an online data sheet filled in. These cookies help in the http to https transition when a different page is chosen so as to always guarantee a high level of security regarding sent data. This type of cookie is also used to remember the users choice on whether or not to accept cookies. These essential cookies cannot be deactivated using the websites options. Cookies used to analyze statistics also come under the Technical cookie heading, these are used exclusively for data and statistic purposes and for gathering information without being able to find out any information about a single user. These cookies can be deactivated and/or deleted using the browsers settings options.

These cookies are essential and cannot be deactivated using options of this website. In general, cookies can be fully deactivated in the browser at any moment.
For every technical cookie used its name and its use.

Profiling Cookies

Profiling cookies are used to offer the user a navigation experience aligned with the interests recognized during the users previous navigation experiences. For these cookies it is necessary to have an adequate instructive and a consented request, since both the guarantor and the European Authority consider them invasive to the privacy of users.

Third party cookies

While navigating on the Argal s.r.l. website the user can receive on his workstation cookies from different websites or web servers (i.e. third party cookies); this happens because on the website some elements are present (for instance images, maps, sounds, specific links to contents hosted on other domains on separate servers, which are different from the one hosting the requested page). In other words, these cookies are sent from web site managers different from the Argal s.r.l. web site administrator. These third parties could theoretically set some cookies while the user is browsing the site and gather information about the fact that the user has visited the Argal s.r.l. site. You can find more information about cookie use if you follow the suggested link. If the user explicitly denies authorization to third parties cookies, only the features of the site that do not rely on these cookies will be available.
The following chart is a list of the specific third party cookies used on Argal s.r.l.: for each cookie the name, purpose and link of the third party website are reported.