Cookies policy

In compliance with Law 34/2002, of July 11, Services of the Information Society and Electronic Commerce we inform you that this website, like most websites, uses Cookies to improve and optimize the user’s experience Below you will find detailed information about what “Cookies” are, what type of website you use, how to change the configuration of your cookies, and what happens if you disable Cookies.

| What are cookies?

A cookie is a small file that is downloaded to the user’s computer for the purpose of storing data, which can be updated and retrieved by the entity responsible for its installation.

Types of cookies based on the entity managing them:

  • First-party cookies: These are sent to the user’s device from a device or domain managed by the editor themselves, from which the service requested by the user is provided.
  • Third-party cookies: These are sent to the user’s device from a device or domain not managed by the editor, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through cookies.

Types of cookies based on their purpose:

  • Necessary Cookies: These are required to provide basic functionality of the website and cannot be disabled. They do not store any private or personally identifiable data. An example is the GRECAPTCHA cookie, which is associated with preventing malicious or spam attacks on the website.
  • Analytical Cookies: These cookies allow us to understand how visitors interact with the website and provide information related to the number of visits, traffic sources, or bounce rates. These measurement cookies may lead to data being compared with other data processing operations or transmitted to third parties. They can enable the aggregated tracking of navigation by a person using different applications or browsing different websites. An example is the cookies related to the Google Analytics service used on the website to count the number of visits.
  • Advertising Cookies: These store information about users’ behavior obtained through continuous observation of their browsing habits, allowing for the development of a specific profile to show advertising based on it. An example is YouTube cookies, related to embedded videos from this platform on the website.

Types of cookies based on the time they remain active:

  • Session Cookies: These are designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a web page. They are usually used to store information that is only needed to provide the service requested by the user on a single occasion.
  • Persistent Cookies: These are cookies where the data remains stored on the terminal and can be accessed and processed for a defined period by the cookie’s controller, which can range from a few minutes to several years.

| What type of cookies does this website use?

Cookie nameTypeDescriptionExpirationProviderDomain
cookieyes_consentNecessaryCookieYes sets this cookie to remember user´s consent preferences so that their preferences are respected on their subsequent visits to this site. It does not collect or store any personal infromation of the site visitors.1
pll_languageNecessaryThe cookie is used by Polylang module to remember the language selected by the user when returning to the website, and also to get the language information when not available in another way.1
_gidAnalyticsThis cookie is set by Google Analytics. It stores and update a unique value for each page visited and is used to count and track pagaviews.1
_gat_gtag_*AnalyticsThis cookie is part of Google Analytics and is used to limit requests (throttle request rate).1
_gaAnalyticsThis cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics – which is significant update to Google´s more commonly used analytics service. This cookie is used to distinguish unique users bya assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites analytics reports.2

| Acceptance of the cookie policy

CARTIF requests the acceptance of its cookies policy, through a pop-up window the first time you visit the website. It also includes a link to this policy at the bottom of any web portal page. Given this information, it is possible to carry out the following actions:

  • Accept: The pop-up window of the cookies policy will disappear and allow you to navigate to the website. We will consider through this action that you accept its use.
  • Cookie settings: Allows you to activate or deactivate cookie preferences, as long as they are of the “not necessary” type. Its deactivation may cause a malfunction of the web.
  • Reject: Blocks all “not necessary” cookies, it can cause a malfunction of the web.

Information on International Transfers:

You can find out about transfers to third countries, if applicable, carried out by the third parties identified in this cookie policy in their respective policies (see the links provided in the “Third-party cookies” section).

| How can you disable your cookies?

You can set your cookie preferences from the “CookieYes” pop-up menu on the web. You can also block, delete and reject the use of Cookies, at any time, by modifying the options of your web browser:

In addition, you can also manage the cookie store in your browser through tools such as the following:

| Do we update our cookies policy?

We may update the Cookies Policy of our website, so we recommend you review this policy each time you access our website in order to be properly informed about how and for what we use cookies.

More information: Private policy of the website.


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