1. Which parties are involved?
In this Cookie Statement the following terms are understood as follows:
ESAS, with registered office in Terbekehofdreef 24, 2610 Wilrijk, Belgium, registered under company number BE 0463 187 272.
'User', 'you': every natural person (B2C) or legal person (B2B) in a contractual relationship of any nature, now or in the future, with ESAS via its online platform.
‘Act’: art. 129 Act on Electronic Communication as amended by W 2012-07-10/04, art. 90, 017 (effective date: 04-08-2012) (URL).
2. What is a cookie?
Cookies are small text and figure files that we save in your browser or on the hard drive of your computer. That way we can remember your preferences when using our website.
To this end, use is made of so-called functional cookies, which improves the use of the website for you as a visitor. And non-functional cookies are used to collect statistics of our visitors, in order to improve our website in the future.
However, cookies and similar technologies do not allow for systematic data collection by means of which the users of our website could be identified. They only help us to improve the operation of our website, to understand the interests of our users, and to measure the effectiveness of the content of our website.
For further information about removing or blocking cookies please visit the following website: http://www.aboutcookies.org/Default.aspx?page=2.
4. Which cookies are used on www.esas.be?
Below you will find an overview of the functional and non-functional cookies used on our website.
has_js – www.esas.be - functional cookie
Expires at the end of the session.
__ga – www.esas.be - non-functional cookie
Expires after 2 years.
__gat – www.esas.be - non-functional cookie
Expires after 1 hour.
accept_cookies – www.esas.be - functional cookie
Expires after 1 year.
_dc_gtm_UA – www.esas.be - non-functional cookie
Expires after 1 day.
5. How can I manage my cookies?
Make sure that cookies are enabled in your browser. To enable cookies you must perform the following actions:
For browser – Microsoft Internet Explorer
Click on 'Internet options' in the 'Tools' menu in Internet Explorer.
Move the settings slider control to 'low' or 'accept all cookies' in the 'Privacy' tab (settings above 'medium' disable cookies).
Click on 'OK'.
For browser – Mozilla Firefox
Click on 'Firefox' in the top-left corner of your browser and then select 'Options'.
Make sure, on the 'Privacy' tab, that 'Tell sites I do not want to be tracked’ is enabled.
Click on 'OK'.
For browser –Google Chrome
Click on 'Tools' at the top of your browser window and select 'Options'.
Click on the ‘Under the Hood’ tab, search the ‘Privacy’ section and select the ‘Content settings’ button.
Now select ‘Allow local data to be set’.
For browser – Safari
Click on the 'Cog' pictogram at the top of your browser window and select the 'Preferences' option.
Click on 'Security' and check the option that says: Enable 'Block third-party cookies and advertising cookies'
Close the window.