Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy
Information provided pursuant to the Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (General Data Protection Regulation). Your personal data is recorded in our database and IT system, in relation to our activity. According to the said legislation, it is not necessary for you to express your agreement for your data to keep on being registered in our database, as this is the legitimate interest of the processing itself to the visitors of the website and users of the services offered by the same, starting from the address (, with the exclusion external links. The data collected through this site are divided into:

Navigation data
This category of data includes IP addresses or domain names of the computers used by users who connect to the site, the addresses in URI (Uniform Resource Identifier) ​​notation of the requested resources, and other parameters connected to the http protocol and related to the operating system and to the user’s computer environment.

These data are used for the sole purpose of obtaining anonymous statistical information on the use of the site and to check its correct functioning and are deleted immediately after processing.The data could be used to ascertain responsibility in case of hypothetical computer crimes against the site: except for this eventuality, at present the data on web contacts do not persist for more than seven days.

Data provided voluntarily by the user
The optional, explicit and voluntary sending of e-mails to the addresses indicated on this site entails the subsequent acquisition of the sender’s address, necessary to respond to requests, as well as any other personal data included in the message.

Cookies are portions of information that the website inserts into your navigation device when you visit a page. They may involve the transmission of information between the website and your device, and between the latter and other sites that operate on our behalf or in private, in accordance with the provisions of the respective Privacy Policy.

No personal data of users is acquired by the site in this regard. We do not use cookies to transmit information of a personal nature, nor are used so-called persistent cookies of any kind, or systems for tracking users.

We remind you that, by configuring your browser, you can disable the operation of cookies at any time or be informed when you receive the cookie and refuse to send it.

Except for the data collected automatically (navigation data), the provision of other information through predisposed forms or email is free and spontaneous and failure to send may result in a failure to satisfy any requests.

The place of data storage is the Server of the provider hosting the site ( for navigation data only and the computers at the headquarters of Astravernici for other communications, with the exception of cookies that are stored in your computers.

Cookie Analytics
The blog uses Google Analytics ANONYMIZED: analytics cookies are considered technical if used only for optimization purposes and if users’ IPs are kept anonymous. We inform the user that this site uses the free service of Google Analytics.

Recall that the data are used only to have the data of the most visited pages, the number of visitors, aggregate data of visits by operating system, browser, etc. These parameters are stored on Google servers that govern their privacy according to these guidelines.

YouTube video
Some blog articles may incorporate YouTube videos, a Google-owned video hosting service, profiling, used by this site for the purpose of showing additional content. Here is the information on YouTube cookies.

Interaction with social networks and external platforms
+1 Button and Google+ social widgets, Like button and Facebook social widgets, Tweet button and Twitter social widgets, Pin It button and Pinterest social widgets and LinkedIn button for sharing. They use: cookies and usage data

+1 button and Google+ social widgets (Google Inc.)
The +1 button and Google+ social widgets (including comments) are interaction services with the Google+ social network, provided by Google Inc.
Personal data collected: cookies and usage data.
Place of processing: USA – Privacy Policy
Like button and Facebook social widgets (Facebook, Inc.)
The “Like” button and Facebook social widgets are services of interaction with the social network Facebook, provided by Facebook, Inc.
Personal data collected: cookies and usage data.
Place of processing: USA – Privacy Policy
Tweet button and Twitter social widgets (Twitter, Inc.)
The Tweet button and Twitter social widgets are services of interaction with the Twitter social network, provided by Twitter, Inc.
Personal data collected: cookies and usage data.
Place of processing: USA -Privacy Policy
Button and social widgets of Linkedin (Linkedin)
The button and the social widgets of Linkedin are services of interaction with the social network Linkedin, provided by Linkedin Inc.
Personal data collected: Cookies and browsing and usage data.
Place of Treatment: USA – Privacy Policy
Pin It button and Pinterest social widgets (Pinterest, Inc.)
The “Pin it” button and Pinterest social widgets are services for interaction with the Pinterest social network, provided by Pinterest, Inc.
Personal data collected: cookies and usage data.
Place of processing: USA – Privacy Policy
Enabling / disabling cookies through the browser
There are several ways to manage cookies and other tracking technologies. By changing your browser settings, you can accept or reject cookies or decide to receive a warning before accepting a cookie from the websites you visit. By completely disabling cookies in your browser you may not be able to use all our interactive features.

If you use multiple computers in different locations, make sure each browser is set up to match your preferences. Here are some useful links:

Microsoft Windows Explorer
Google Chrome
Mozilla Firefox
Apple Safari
You can delete all cookies installed in your browser’s cookie folder. Each browser has different procedures for managing settings. Click on one of the links listed in this list to get specific instructions.

On the pages of the site there is a form containing the field: “email address”. By filling in the field with your data and clicking on the registration button, the Site will store them and keep them in the database for future use in the manner and for the purposes described in this policy.

Methods of data processing
The processing of the collected data is managed by the Site through IT and telematic tools with logic strictly related to the purposes indicated below and, in any case, in order to guarantee the security and confidentiality of the data.

For the provision and management of the Newsletter, uses the service offered by MailChimp (The Rocket Science Group, LLC, 512 Means St., Suite 404 – 30318 – Atlanta, Georgia) and then simply “MailChimp”. The collected data is stored on the secure MailChimp servers.

Under the privacy policy of MailChimp your data will never be used directly by MailChimp or sold to third parties. MailChimp uses properly authorized operators to maintain the service and in the exercise of said function they may have access to your data. In any case, the guarantees provided by the MailChimp privacy policy apply.

In relation to the purposes described below, when the administrator will send the newsletter, the data are retrieved using the tools made available by MailChimp and through them the newsletter will be sent.

The holder of the treatment 
or a written request to the address: 
Privacy Division 
Via Dell’Industria, 4 
24052 Azzano San Paolo (BG) 

Pursuant to Article 7 of Legislative Decree 196/03 – Article 7 – Right to access personal data and other rights.

1. The interested party has the right to obtain confirmation of the existence or not of personal data concerning him / her, even if not yet registered, and their communication in an intelligible form
2. The interested party has the right to obtain the indication:

to. the origin of personal data;
b. of the purposes and methods of processing;
c. of the logic applied in case of treatment carried out with the aid of electronic instruments;
d. of the identifying details of the holder, of the responsible and of the designated representative according to article 5, paragraph 2;
is. of the subjects or categories of subjects to whom the personal data may be communicated or who can learn about them as appointed representative in the territory of the State, managers or agents.

3. The interested party has the right to obtain

to. updating, rectification or, when interested, integration of data;
b. the cancellation, transformation into anonymous form or blocking of data processed unlawfully, including data whose retention is unnecessary for the purposes for which the data were collected or subsequently processed;
c. the attestation that the operations referred to in letters a) and b) have been brought to the attention, also with regard to their content, of those to whom the data have been communicated or disseminated, except in the case in which this fulfillment proves impossible o involves a use of means manifestly disproportionate to the protected right.

4. The interested party has the right to object, in whole or in part:

to. for legitimate reasons, the processing of personal data concerning him, even if pertinent to the purpose of the collection;
b. to the processing of personal data concerning him for the purpose of sending advertising or direct sales material or for carrying out market research or commercial communication.

You can also visit for information on how to manage / delete cookies based on the type of browser used. To delete cookies from the Internet browser of your smartphone / tablet, it is necessary to refer to the user manual of the device.