Cookie policy

Cookies are small strings that are stored locally within the user’s browser to exchange information with the website.

These strings are used for various purposes including session analysis, storing information to improve the browsing experience or site functionality. The cookies that are saved during navigation may come from the website itself (proprietary) or be installed by tools or objects contained within the website (third-party).


The general provision of the Privacy Authority (OJ No. 126 of 3 June 2014) defines two types of cookies:

– Technical cookies – They are used exclusively to enable the transmission of a message, to complete a service requested by the user or to carry out statistical studies.

– Profiling cookies – They are used to record a user’s behaviour and preferences in order to send them advertising messages tailored to their profile.

This website does not use profiling cookies.


Types of cookies

These are the cookies used by ALCHIMIA on the website:



TechnicalPropertyThese cookies allow the website to function correctly and the user’s navigation preferences, including language or access to protected areas.

The user can delete or disable them, but this would affect certain functions of the website. In this case, please refer to the section “Disabling cookies” in this policy.

 StatisticsThird partyGoogle Analytics is a free tool from Google that collects information about your use of and experience with the website.

Third party statistics ShinyStat is a statistical service that collects and aggregates information about users’ behaviour and use of the website.

o Place of processing: Italy

o Privacy policy:

StatisticsThird partyShinyStat is a statistical service that makes it possible to collect and aggregate information about the behaviour and use of the website by the users who visit it.

o Place of processing: Italy

o Privacy policy:

Other types of cookiesThird party (…)YouTube is a service offered by Google Inc. that allows you to host videos on its platform.

This website uses YouTube’s tools to display videos on its pages. YouTube may track user behaviour and collect statistical information about content viewing.

o Place of processing: USA

o Privacy policy:

Other types of cookiesThird party (…)Google Maps is a service provided by Google Inc. that allows a portion of a map and related information to be embedded on this website.

Google may store certain user preferences for the display of the map even if the user is not logged into their account.

o Place of processing: USA

o Privacy policy:


Disable cookies

Google Analytics cookies can be disabled using the appropriate add-on installed in your browser or by clicking on the following link.

Disable Google Analytics cookies

ShinyStat cookies can be disabled by clicking on the following link.

Deactivate ShinyStat cookies


Browsers are usually set to accept cookies from websites. However, it is possible to control and disable cookies in the settings of individual browsers. This restriction may affect some functionality of this website.

Alternatively, you can disable the receipt of cookies from certain providers using the tool available on the website


Below are the procedures for disabling cookies for the most popular browsers

Google Chrome

– Open Chrome on your computer.

– Click More and then Settings in the top right corner.

– Click Advanced at the bottom.

– Under Privacy and Security, click Settings.

– Click on Cookies.

– From here you can:

o Allow cookies: Check the option next to Blocked.

o Disable cookies: Uncheck the option Allow websites to store and read cookie data.

You can find more information on the corresponding page:


Mozzilla Firefox

– Click the Menu button and select Preferences.

– Select the Privacy and Security section and navigate to the History section.

– Under History Settings: Select Use custom settings.

– To enable cookies, check Accept cookies from websites; to disable cookies, uncheck the entry.

– Select how long cookies can be stored:

– Keep them until:

o when they expire: Cookies are deleted when they reach their expiry date (the date set by the website sending the cookies).

o when you close Firefox: The cookies stored on your computer are removed when you close Firefox.

– Close the about:preferences page. Any changes you make will be automatically saved.

For more information, see the about:preferences page:


Internet Explorer

– In Internet Explorer, select the Tools button and then Internet Options.

– Select the Privacy tab and then under Settings, move the slider up to block all cookies or down to allow all cookies and select OK.

For more information, see:



– Open the Safari browser and find the Preferences menu.

– Select Privacy and set the desired setting to enable or retain cookies.

For more information, please visit:



– Open the Opera browser and find the Settings menu

– Select Advanced and then Cookies

– Set the desired settings for completely blocking or partially storing cookies.

For more information, please visit the relevant page:

Data Controller


Alchimia srl

Contrada Fascianello 50 – 72015 Fasano (Brindisi)


E-mail address of the owner: