6 June 2018
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Like the majority of websites, we track information about visitor behaviour whenever they interact with the Germinal’s website.This tracking includes the use of “cookies”.
Cookies are pieces of information that are transferred to your computer’s hard drive through your web browser when you are viewing the website. These pieces of information allow the website to act on information that will make your use of the website more rewarding.
The only cookies used on the Germinal’s site are for Google Analytics. Google Analytics is a web analytics tool that helps website owners understand how visitors engage with their website. Google Analytics customers can view a variety of reports about how visitors interact with their website so that they can improve it.
Like many services, Google Analytics uses first–party cookies to track visitor interactions as in our case, where they are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We then use the information to compile reports and to help us improve our site.
None of these cookies record any personally identifiable information.
These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
_utma: Expires after 2 years
_utmb: Expires after 30 minutes
_utmc: Expires at the end of the session / on browser close
_utmz: Expires after 6 months
If you do not wish to receive cookies from our site it is possible to reject them by changing your browser settings. The “help” portion of a toolbar on most browsers will tell you how to protect your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, or how to disable cookies altogether.