Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy

PRIVACY AND COOCKIE POLICY

Giuliani Metalli respects the privacy of every individual and company who visits its websites. Any information collected about you will be used to fulfil any service you might request, to inform you about the quotation you request and the availability on new material. Your data will be treated in accordance with relevant European Union and local country legal provisions. Your information will not be disclosed to anyone outside our organization and its affiliated or associated companies and our traders.

Giuliani Metalli will not collect personal information about you using cookies however by enabling cookies or keeping cookies enabled, you are providing your consent to Giuliani Metalli storing cookies on your browser. Please note that disabling cookies is likely to impact website functionality.

Due to the international nature of our business, we process personal data outside the EU. We are obliged to ask you to agree to this. If you do not wish to, unfortunately we will not be able to process any request you make through this website.

DATA PROTECTION

We protect the data in strict accordance with the Principles of the European Union Data Protection Framework Directives, in particular EU Directive 95/46/EC and the General Data Protection Regulation, EU directive 216/679.

Any information that you choose to provide us with about yourself will be held on a secure computer server in the EU. The server software (SSL) encrypts all the information you supply us.

This ensures, among other things, that data we hold about you is processed lawfully and fairly. We will keep the data up to date and not retain the information longer than is necessary. We will keep data securely to prevent unauthorised access by other people. You have the right to see what is held about you and correct any inaccuracies.

Giuliani Metalli will not share or loan any identifiable information about you to any third party. We may share generalised information about site visitor patterns with partners or other parties in such a way that individual visitors can never be identified. It is possible to view our site without providing any personal details.

WHAT PERSONAL INFORMATION IS COLLECTED

We collect your personal information on a contact form and this information may include data such as your name, company, email address and country

We use this information to answer your specific requests and to send you relevant information about our offer and our scrap metal quotations

You can also contact us at any time if you don’t want to receive any more communications from us writing at contacts@giulianimetalli.com

If you have allowed us to use your personal information for the purposes above, we may from time to time disclose this information to any company or organisation to which we pass the responsibility to handle email or other direct marketing communications on our behalf. Should this happen, we ensure that any third party companies who handle your information comply with the relevant Data Protection legislation.

OTHER INFORMATION COLLECTED DURING YOUR VISIT TO OUR SITE

Whenever you browse the www.giulianimetalli.com website, read pages, or download information, our computers automatically record certain information about your visit from the computer you use to access our site.

The information includes the following:

  • This information does not identify you personally. It just tells us how many visitors come to our site and the types of computers they use. With this information, we can improve our site for all our visitors and make it more useful to you
  • The date and time you access our site.
  • How many and which pages you visit during a ‘session’ on our site and how long you were on the site.
  • Your Internet domain name and the ‘IP’ address (this is a number assigned to your computer whenever you are surfing the web) which allows you to access our website.
  • The Internet browser you use (e.g. Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox) and your computer’s operating system (e.g. Windows 10, macOS).
  • The site you were on before you linked to us (e.g. Google or Bing if you found us from a search engine).

PROTECTION OF EMAIL ADDRESSES

Your email address is only used for the purposes of replying to you and sending you periodically quotations of your interest.

DATA PROTECTION ON PIXEL TAGS

We may use “pixel tags,” which are small graphic files that allow us to monitor the use of our websites. A pixel tag can collect information such as the IP (Internet Protocol) address of the computer that downloaded the page on which the tag appears; the URL (Uniform Resource Locator) of the page on which the pixel tag appears; the time the page containing the pixel tag was viewed; the type of browser that fetched the pixel tag; and the identification number of any cookie on the computer previously placed by that server. When corresponding with you via HTML capable e-mail, we may use “format sensing” technology, which allows pixel tags to let us know whether you received and opened our e-mail.

MORE QUESTIONS ABOUT PRIVACY?

You have the right as an individual to find out what information we hold about you and make corrections if necessary.

If you have any specific questions that are not covered in this section, or want to know what information we currently store on you, please write us at contacts@giulianimetalli.com.

COOKIE POLICY

What Is A Cookie?

A cookie is a text-only string of information that a website transfers to the cookie file of the browser on your computer’s hard disk so that the website can remember who you are. Cookies can help a website to arrange content to match your preferred interests more quickly – most major websites use cookies. Cookies alone cannot be used to identify you.

A cookie will typically contain the name of the domain from which the cookie has come; the “lifetime” of the cookie; and a value, usually a randomly generated unique number.

Two types of cookies are used on this website:

  • Temporary cookies that remain in the cookie file of your browser until you leave the site.
  • Persistent Cookies, which remain in the cookie file of your browser for much longer (though how long will depend on the lifetime of the specific cookie).

Temporary  Cookies are used in order to allow you to carry information across pages of our site and avoid having to re-enter information.

Persistent Cookies are used:

  • To help us recognise you as a unique visitor (using a number, you cannot be identified personally) when you return to our website.
  • To compile anonymous, aggregated statistics that allow us to understand how users use our site. We cannot identify you personally in this way.

To learn more about cookies in general and how to manage them, visit aboutcookies.org

Analytics Cookies

Some of the cookies on our website collect information about how visitors use the website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how our website works.

Our website uses Google Analytics cookies. Information collected by these cookies will be transferred to and stored by Google on servers in the USA in accordance with its privacy practices. For further information of Google’s privacy practices and how this applies to Google analytics, please visit:

Disabling, Enabling & Deleting Cookies

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies by modifying the settings in your browser. However, you may not be able to use all the interactive features of our site if cookies are disabled. Guideline instructions on how to check cookies are enabled follow below:

How to set and customise your cookie settings for the browser you are using

if you wish to enable, disable or delete one or all cookies, you may do so globally through our third-party opt-out pages or through your individual browser options.

More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers’ respective websites.

If you use a mobile device, you can find more information on the user guide provided by the manufacturer.