Cookie policy (CA)

This page was last changed on March 2, 2020, last checked on March 2, 2020 and applies to citizens of Canada.

1. Introduction

Our website, https://www.freevalve.com (hereinafter: "the website") uses cookies and other related technologies (for convenience all technologies are referred to as "cookies"). Cookies are also placed by third parties we have engaged. In the document below we inform you about the use of cookies on our website.

2. What are cookies?

A cookie is a small simple file that is sent along with pages of this website and stored by your browser on the hard drive of your computer or another device. The information stored therein may be returned to our servers or to the servers of the relevant third parties during a subsequent visit.

3. What are scripts?

A script is a piece of program code that is used to make our website function properly and interactively. This code is executed on our server or on your device.

4. What is a web beacon?

A web beacon (or a pixel tag) is a small, invisible piece of text or image on a website that is used to monitor traffic on a website. In order to do this, various data about you is stored using web beacons.

5. Consent

When you visit our website for the first time, we will show you a pop-up with an explanation about cookies. You do have the right to opt-out and to object against the further use of non-functional cookies.

 Current status: AcceptedCurrent status: Denied

You can also disable the use of cookies via your browser, but please note that our website may no longer work properly.

6. Third parties

We have made agreements about the use of cookies with other companies that place cookies. However, we cannot guarantee that these third parties handle your personal data in a reliable or secure manner. Parties such as Google are to be considered as independent data controllers. We recommend that you read the privacy statements of these companies.

7. Cookies

7.1 Technical or functional cookies

Some cookies ensure that certain parts of the website work properly and that your user preferences remain known. By placing functional cookies, we make it easier for you to visit our website. This way, you do not need to repeatedly enter the same information when visiting our website and, for example, the items remain in your shopping cart until you have paid.

7.2 Advertising cookies

We do not use any advertising cookies on this website.

7.3 Social media buttons

On our website we have included buttons for LinkedIn to promote webpages (e.g. “like”, “pin”) or share (e.g. “tweet”) on social networks like LinkedIn. These buttons work using pieces of code coming from LinkedIn themselves. This code places cookies. These social media buttons also can store and process certain information, so a personalized advertisement can be shown to you.

Please read the privacy statement of these social networks (which can change regularly) to read what they do with your (personal) data which they process using these cookies. The data that is retrieved is anonymized as much as possible. LinkedIn is located in the United States.

8. Placed cookies

Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics for website statistics. Read more

NameRetentionFunction
Statistics (anonymous)
_ga2 years
_gid1 dayCount and track pageviews
_gat1 minuteFilter requests from bots
Sharing

For more information, please read the Google Analytics Privacy Policy.

Wistia

We use Wistia for video display. Read more

NameRetentionFunction
Statistics
wistia-video-progress-*persistentStore if the user has seen embedded content
Marketing/Tracking
wistiapersistentStore performed actions on the website
Sharing

For more information, please read the Wistia Privacy Policy.

Elementor

We use Elementor for content creation. Read more

NameRetentionFunction
Statistics (anonymous)
elementorpersistentStore performed actions on the website
Sharing

This data is not shared with third parties.

Google Fonts

We use Google Fonts for display of webfonts. Read more

NameRetentionFunction
Marketing/Tracking
Google Fonts APInoneRequest user IP address
Sharing

For more information, please read the Google Fonts Privacy Policy.

YouTube

We use YouTube for video display. Read more

NameRetentionFunction
Marketing/Tracking
GPSsessionStore location data
Functional
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE6 monthsEstimate bandwidth
Statistics
YSCsessionStore a unique user ID
PREF1 yearStore and track visits across websites
Sharing

For more information, please read the YouTube Privacy Policy.

Google reCAPTCHA

We use Google reCAPTCHA for spam prevention. Read more

NameRetentionFunction
Marketing/Tracking
rc::csessionFilter requests from bots
rc::bsessionFilter requests from bots
rc::apersistentFilter requests from bots
Sharing

For more information, please read the Google reCAPTCHA Privacy Policy.

Complianz

We use Complianz for cookie consent management. Read more

NameRetentionFunction
Functional
cmplz_choice365 daysStore if a message has been dismissed
cmplz_id365 daysStore anonymized statistics
complianz_consent_status365 daysStore cookie consent preferences
complianz_policy_id365 daysStore accepted cookie policy ID
cmplz_user_data365 daysDetermines which cookie banner to show
Sharing

For more information, please read the Complianz Privacy Policy.

LinkedIn

We use LinkedIn for display of recent social posts and/or social share buttons. Read more

NameRetentionFunction
Marketing/Tracking
bcookie2 yearsStore browser details
li-oatml1 monthEnable ad delivery or retargeting
li_sugr3 monthsStore browser details
UserMatchHistory30 daysEnable ad delivery or retargeting
lidc1 dayStore performed actions on the website
bscookie2 yearsStore performed actions on the website
X-LI-IDCsessionProvide functions across pages
Functional
BizographicsOptOut10 yearsStore privacy preferences
Purpose pending investigation
linkedin_oauth_*session
Sharing

For more information, please read the LinkedIn Privacy Policy.

9. Your rights with respect to personal data

You have the following rights with respect to your personal data:

  • you may submit a request for access to the data we process about you;
  • you may object to the processing;
  • you may request an overview, in a commonly used format, of the data we process about you;
  • you may request correction or deletion of the data if it is incorrect or not or no longer relevant. Where appropriate, the amended information shall be transmitted to third parties having access to the information in question.
  • You have the right to withdraw consent at any time, subject to legal or contractual restrictions and reasonable notice. You will be informed of the implications of such withdrawal.
  • You have the right to address a challenge concerning non-compliance with PIPEDA to our organization and, if the issue is not resolved, to the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada.

To exercise these rights, please contact us. Please refer to the contact details at the bottom of this cookie statement. If you have a complaint about how we handle your data, we would like to hear from you.

10. Enabling/disabling and deleting cookies

You can use your internet browser to automatically or manually delete cookies. You can also specify that certain cookies may not be placed. Another option is to change the settings of your internet browser so that you receive a message each time a cookie is placed. For more information about these options, please refer to the instructions in the Help section of your browser. Or you can indicate your preferences on the following page: https://youradchoices.ca

11. Contact details

For questions and/or comments about our cookie policy and this statement, please contact us by using the following contact details:

Freevalve AB
Kelliehousevägen 73, Ängelholm S-262 74
Sweden
Website: https://www.freevalve.com
Email: media@freevalve.com

This cookie policy was synchronized with cookiedatabase.org on July 3, 2020

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