Privacy Policy

Information pursuant to Legislative Decree no. 196/2003 and Regulation (EU) 2016/679, containing provisions for the protection of persons and other subjects regarding the processing of personal data. We wish to inform you that the personal data you provide will be processed in compliance with the aforementioned regulations and the confidentiality obligations of the undersigned Company.

Purpose of the treatment
The personal data you provide are necessary for the performance of the ICQC – Carbquality.org activity.

Nature of the conferment
The provision of your personal data is mandatory to be able to contact you again, and any refusal to provide such data would make it impossible to manage the relationship with you and the impossibility of any informative meeting.

Methods of treatment and conservation
The treatment will be carried out in manual form, using methods and IT tools, in any case in compliance with the security measures referred to in art. 32 of the GDPR 2016/679 and Annex B of the Privacy Code (articles 33-36 of the Code), by persons specifically appointed, in compliance with the provisions of art. 29 GDPR 2016/679. Please note that, in compliance with the principles of lawfulness, purpose limitation and data minimization, pursuant to art. 5 GDPR 2016/679, the retention period of your personal data is established for a period of time not exceeding the achievement of the purposes for which they are collected and processed and in compliance with the deadlines prescribed by law.

ICQC – Carbquality.org reserves the right to keep your data, unless otherwise specified, in order to be able to contact you subsequently for eventual information, without prejudice to your right to request at any time the deletion of data from our archives .

ICQC – Carbquality.org is also available to provide any information related to the internal management of data, better detailed in DPIA, Rev. 0, dated 22/05/18, and related assessment of the risks related to the treatment contained therein.

Scope of communication and dissemination
We also inform you that the collected data will never be disclosed and will not be communicated without your explicit consent, except for the necessary communications to send informative material.

Particular categories of personal data
Under no circumstances, for the purposes related to the ICQC activities – Carbquality.org, will be required data related to “particular categories” (ie those data that reveal “racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious beliefs or philosophical, or union membership … genetic data, biometric data intended to uniquely identify a physical person, data related to health or sexual life or sexual orientation of the person “).

Rights of the interested party
At any time, you can exercise, pursuant to art. 7 of the Privacy Code and articles 15-22 of the GDPR 2016/679, the right to:

request confirmation of the existence or not of personal data;
obtain information about the purposes of the processing, the categories of personal data, recipients or categories of recipients to whom the personal data have been or will be communicated and, where possible, the retention period;
obtain data correction and deletion;
obtain treatment limitation;
obtain data portability, ie receive them in a structured format, commonly used and readable by automatic device, and transmit them to another data controller without impediments;
oppose the processing at any time and also in the case of treatment for direct marketing purposes;
oppose an automated decision-making process concerning individuals, including profiling.
The Subscriber may exercise his rights with a written request sent to ICQC – Carbquality.org, at the e-mail address livia.augustin@utoronto.ca

Ownership and Responsibility of the processing
The Data Controller is ICQC – Carbquality.org with email address livia.augustin@utoronto.ca and number (+39) 0276006271

COOKIE Policy

The following Cookie Policy describes their use on the Site.

WHAT ARE COOKIES
Cookies are small text files that are saved on the User’s computer when they visit a website. Cookies are widely used by many websites to optimize the efficiency of the site, to improve navigation and to obtain information on the number and type of visitors. Cookies entered by the website owner are referred to as “first-party cookies”. Cookies entered by people other than the owner of the website are referred to as “third-party cookies”. The third-party cookies are used to make certain features available on the website. Who sets third-party cookies will be able to recognize the user’s computer when accessing the website and even when visiting certain other sites.

WHY WE USE COOKIES
Cookies are used to collect information on visits to the website. Such data may include details on IP addresses, browser type and screen resolution, as well as a range of information on user habits and preferences, such as the language used and the pages visited most often. This information makes it possible to understand the interests of visitors and to constantly improve the service offered. In any case, the information collected does not allow to determine the actual identity of the visitors, unless they voluntarily decide to provide their personal data through one of the contact forms on the Site.

WHICH COOKIES WE USE
The following list shows the cookies used on the Site and their function:

Name Description
_ga Google Analytics Cookie used to collect information about users in an aggregate and anonymous way. Duration: 2 years.More info
_gat Cookie that allows you to know statistics on connection time, permanence in the site and to keep track of the pages viewed. Duration: Session More info
_gid Used to distinguish users and sessions. Collects data on the number of visits, the source, the campaign and the keywords entered. Duration: 24 hours More info
ce-cookie Technical cookie used to display the short information. Duration: 1 year.
* GOOGLE ANALYTICS
The website www.carbquality.org uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files that are stored on your computer to allow the website to analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. The website www.carbquality.org, in no way combines navigation data with other information (data provided by the user through the contact form). The user may, at any time, refuse to accept the cookies released by Google Analytics by disabling their use by the sites he visits, by installing the browser add-on to disable Google Analytics by logging on to this page. For more information on Google Analytics, you can consult Cookies and Analytics and the related privacy policy for Google Analytics. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

HOW CAN I CHECK OR CANCEL COOKIES?
Users can choose whether to accept or decline cookies. This choice is possible by setting or changing the browser controls to accept or reject cookies. The procedure is differentiated according to the browser used by the User, for further information it is advisable to consult the Help of the browser.

DEACTIVATE COOKIES
You can configure your browser to accept or reject all cookies or particular types of cookies (for example, third-party cookies) or you can choose to be notified whenever a cookie is set inside your computer. It is important to know that the refusal of all cookies may prevent you from using the information from www.carbquality.org In fact, some services require cookies to be able to function properly and, consequently, blocking cookies would make it impossible to use them. Below are the instructions on the most popular browsers for the purpose of making a custom configuration about cookies:

MICROSOFT INTERNET EXPLORER
click on “Tools” at the top of the browser window;
select “Internet Options”;
click on the “Privacy” tab;
to activate cookies, the privacy level must be set to “Medium” or below; setting the Privacy level to “Medium” the use of cookies will be disabled.
MOZILLA FIREFOX
click on “Tools” at the top of the browser window;
select “Options”;
select the “Privacy” icon;
click on “Cookies”;
select or not the items “Accept cookies from websites” and “Accept third-party cookies”;
GOOGLE CHROME
click the menu icon;
select “Settings”;
at the bottom of the page, select “Show advanced settings”;
in the “Privacy” section, select “Content settings”;
select or not the “Prevent sites to set data” entry.
APPLE SAFARI
click on the “Safari” tab at the top of the browser window;
select the “Preferences” option;
click on “Privacy”;
set your choice under “Cookies and website data”.

If you have any questions or comments regarding cookies, you can contact us by sending an e-mail through the contact form.