What is a cookie and what is it used for?
A cookie is a small text file that a website transfers to the site visitor’s hard disk or web browser to track the site usage. Cookies are used on many websites to provide visitors access to different functions. The information in a cookie makes it possible to follow how a visitor is using the website. Cookies can be used to measure the number of page views and visitors for internal and external statistics. Statistical information is anonymous and does not contain any names, e-mail addresses or any other information that can be connected to one individual.
3 kind of cookies
Persistent cookie: a persistent cookie saves a file on your computer for an extended period of time and its purpose is to facilitate the activities of an individual person, for example, when using a functionality that requires a login or registration to our member area or by using the website chat.
Session Cookie: When a visitor is surfing a webpage, this cookie is stored temporarily in the cache memory of the computer. This type of cookie may be used, for example, to keep track of the chosen language or by the usage of our e-tools. Session cookies are not stored on your hard disk for an extended period and will disappear when you close your browser.
Third-party cookies We use third-party cookies to collect statistics in aggregate form in analysis tools such as Google Analytics. The cookies used are both persistent and temporary cookies(session cookies). The persistent cookies are stored on your computer or mobile device for no longer than six months.
This website uses all three types of cookies to make it easier for you to access the information on the site.
Unless specifically stated elsewhere, cookies are never used by Trelleborg Sealing Solutions for the purpose of gathering personal data.
Usage of Google Analytics (Third-party cookie)
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.
IP-anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be truncated within the area of Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases the whole IP address will be first transfered to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. The IP-anonymisation is active on this website.
Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing them other services relating to website activity and internet usage.