Cookie policy

We use cookies on this website. New EU legislation requires that we let you know how we use cookies. Below we explain what cookies are and for what we use them on this site. What are cookies? A cookie is a text file that is saved by the server of a website in the browser of your computer or your mobile device when you consult the website. The cookie contains a unique code that allows our system to recognize your browser when visiting the website (a ‘session’ cookie) or when visiting later on during repeated visits (a ‘permanent’ cookie). Cookies can be added by the server of the website that you visit or by partners with which this website works together. The website server can only read the cookies that it adds itself. It does not have access to other information that may be on your computer or mobile device. Cookies are saved on your computer or mobile device in the folder of your browser. Cookies usually make the interaction between the visitor and website easier and faster and assist the visitor in navigating between the different components of a website. Cookies can also be used to make the contents of a website or the advertising on a website more relevant for the visitor and to adjust them to his or her personal taste and requirements. 

Use of cookies on the website 

We use different types of cookies on this website.

  1. Strictly required cookies These cookies are essential to ensure you can browse through the website and use its functions. Without these cookies, some components of the website will not work or will not work optimally. These cookies do not collect data that can be used for marketing objectives or to remember your browsing history.
  2. Functional cookies These cookies remember specific choices and changes that you         make on the site (such as, for example, the language you choose) so that you have an improved and more personal browsing experience. The information that these cookies collect is saved anonymously. 
  3. Google Analytics A cookie is saved through our website by the North American company Google as part of the Analytics service. We use this service to keep track of and to receive reports about how visitors use the website. Google may pass on this information to third parties if Google is made to do so for legal reasons or insofar third parties process the information on behalf of Google. We cannot influence this. We have not given Google permission to use analytics information for other Google services. The information that Google collects is anonymized as much as possible. Your IP address will be expressly excluded. The information is transferred to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google states that it will abide with the Safe Harbor principles and is affiliated with the Safe Harbor programme of the American Department of Commerce. This means that a suitable protection level is involved for the processing of any personal data. 

Management of cookies When you use our website, you agree that we can place these types of cookies on your computer. Most browsers accept cookies automatically, but can be configured to not do so or that they warn the user when a cookie is being sent. If you want to deactivate cookies, you can consult the help menu of your browser to find out how to achieve this. Please bear in mind that if you deactivate cookies, you may no longer have access to specific functions on our website. You can also delete the already installed cookies from your computer or mobile device at any time.