Privacy & Cookies

Information on personal data handling pursuant to articles 13‑14 Reg. EU 2016/679

Interested parties: users browsing the Website

Kerakoll Spa, as the Data Controller of your personal information pursuant to and in accordance with Regulation EU 2016/679, hereinafter the ‘GDPR’, hereby informs you that the aforementioned law provides for the protection of the interested parties with regard to the processing of personal information, and that said processing will be informed by the principles of fairness, lawfulness, transparency and the protection of your confidentiality and your rights.

Your personal data will be processed in accordance with the legal requirements of the above referenced regulation and the confidentiality requirements contained therein.

Purpose of handling

in particular your details will be handled for the following purposes relating to implementation of requirements relating to legal or contractual obligations:

  • website browsing purposes

Handling of the data required to carry out these obligations is necessary to ensure proper management of the relationship, and the data must be provided for the purposes indicated above. Furthermore, the Data Controller informs that failure to provide any of the compulsory information, or providing incorrect information, may mean that the Data Controller is unable to guarantee consistent data handling.

How data is handled

Your personal data may be handled in the following ways:

  • by means of electronic processors using software systems managed by Third Parties;
  • by means of electronic processors using software systems that are managed or programmed directly by us.

All handling is carried out according to the methods indicated in articles. 6, 32 of the GDPR and taking the adequate security measures envisaged.


Your data will only be communicated to competent persons duly nominated to carry out the services necessary for proper management of the relationship, guaranteeing protection of the interested party’s rights.
Your data will only be handled by persons expressly authorised by the Data Controller to do so, and in particular by the following categories:

  • Marketing department;
  • Information systems

Your data may be communicated to third parties, such as:

  • Companies that conduct routine and special maintenance for the website


Your personal data will not be circulated in any way.

Your personal data may be transferred, exclusively for the purposes indicated above, within the following states:

  • EU countries

Storage Period

You are informed that, according to the principles of lawfulness, the limits of purpose and minimisation of data, pursuant to art. 5 of the GDPR, your personal data will be stored for a period of:

  • a period of time not exceeding that required to carry out the services provided.

Cookie management

if you have any doubts or worries about the use of cookies you can always take action to block their settings and what they read, for example by changing the privacy settings in your browser to block certain kinds of cookie.

As each browser ‑ and often the different versions of the same browser ‑ may differ considerably from the others, you will find detailed information on how to change your browser preferences in your browser guide. For an overview of what to do in the most common browsers, go to

Advertising companies also allow you to block targeted adverts, if you wish to do so. This does not prevent the cookie settings, but it stops certain data being used and collected by these companies.

For further information and opt‑out options, go to

Controller: Data Controller, according to the Law, is Kerakoll S.p.A. (Via dell’Artigianato 9 , 41049 Sassuolo (MO); e‑mail:; telephone: +39 0536 816511; VAT Reg. No.: 01174510360) in the person of ROMANO SGHEDONI ‑ Legal Representative.

You have the right to obtain from the data controller the erasure (deletion), restriction, updating, modification, portability, opposition to handling of personal data concerning you, and in general you have the right to exercise all rights set forth in articles 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22 of GDPR. UE 2016/679: Articles 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22 ‑ Rights of the Interested Party

1. The interested party has the right to obtain confirmation as to whether or not personal data concerning him exist, regardless of their being already recorded, and communication of such data in intelligible form.

2. The interested party has the right to be informed:
a. of the source of the personal data;
b. of the purposes and methods of the processing;
c. of the logic applied to the processing, if the latter is carried out with the help of electronic means;
d. of the identifying data regarding the data controller, data processors, and the representative designated as per Section 5(2);
e. of the entities or categories of entity to whom or which the personal data may be communicated and who or which may get to know said data in their capacity as designated representative(s) in the State’s territory, data processor(s) or person(s) in charge.

3. The interested party has the right to obtain:
a. updating, rectification or, where interested therein, integration of the data;
b. erasure, anonymization or blocking of data that have been processed unlawfully, including data whose retention is unnecessary for the purposes for which they have been collected or subsequently processed;
c. certification to the effect that the operations as per letters a) and b) have been notified, as also related to their contents, to the entities to whom or which the data were communicated or disseminated, unless this requirement proves impossible or involves a manifestly disproportionate effort compared with the right that is to be protected;
d. the portability of data.

4. The interested party shall have the right to object, in whole or in part:
a. on legitimate grounds, to the processing of personal data concerning him/her, even though they are relevant to the purpose of the collection;
b. to the processing of personal data concerning him/her, where it is carried out for the purpose of sending advertising materials or direct selling or else for the performance of market or commercial communication surveys.

Cookie policy

(Provision of 8 May 2014 issued by the Italian Data Protection Authority published in G.U. (Gazzetta Ufficiale di Giurisprudenza) no. 126 of 3 June 2014, implementing directive 2002/58/CE)
Cookies are small text strings that sites visited by the user send to his terminal (usually to the browser), where they are stored and then retransmitted to the same sites on the next visit by the same user. In addition to cookies, other similar tools (web beacons/web bugs, clear GIFs, and others) that make it possible to identify the user or the terminal, are also subject to the Provision from the Italian Data Protection Authority.
While browsing a site, the user can also receive cookies on his terminal that are sent from different sites or web servers (the so‑called. “third parties”), on which some elements from the site he is visiting (such as, for example, images, maps, sounds, specific links to pages from other domains) may be stored.
Cookies, usually present in users’ browsers in very large numbers and sometimes even for a long time, are used for different purposes: execution of IT authentications, session monitoring, storage of information on specific configurations regarding users accessing the server, etc. Further information on cookies can be found on
In order to correctly regulate these devices, they must be distinguished given that there are no technical characteristics that set them apart from each other based precisely on the goals pursued by those who use them. Steps in this direction have however been taken by the legislator who, by implementing the dispositions set forth in directive 2009/136/EC, has brought back the obligation to acquire informed consent in advance from users to the installation of cookies used for purposes other than the purely technical (see art. 1, section 5, subsection a). art. 1, comma 5, lett. a), of D. Lgs.  of the Legislative Decree of 28 May 2012, no. 69, which modifies art. 122 of the Code).

More information about the cookies used by the website at

When you visit this site, only “first party cookies” (generated and used by this site) are stored on your computer or any other device. Please note that disabling these cookies may limit the possibility of using the website and may prevent users from fully benefiting from the functions and services it provides.

Type of cookies

Navigation cookies

These are cookies that guarantee normal navigation and use of the website, and permit a connection between the server and the user’s browser. These cookies allow the site to function correctly and make it possible to view the content on the device being used. Without these cookies some features of the website may not be provided. Navigation cookies are technical cookies, and are required for the website to function.

Functional cookies

These are cookies stored on the computer or other devices that, based on the user’s request, record the choices the user makes so that these choices can be saved in order to optimize and provide an improved and more personalized navigation of this website (for example, saving a password for restricted areas, recording of the products in a cart so the users can find them still there when they return in a later session, saving the language selected, displaying a video, or offering the option to comment on a blog, etc.). Functional cookies are not indispensable to the operation of the site, but they improve the quality and experience of visiting it.

Analytic cookies

These are cookies that collect information on how users use the website, such as for example which web pages they visit most often.  This site uses third‑party cookies from “Google Analytics”, a statistical analysis service provided and managed by Google. The Google Analytics system present on has been set up to reduce the identification power of cookies; functions that allow information to be crossed by the third party have also been disabled. With these settings, this type of cookie is to be considered as equivalent to a technical cookie. Useful addresses for better understanding the Google Analytics privacy policy: ‑ . Analytic cookies are not essential to the operation of the website.

How to disable cookies

Warning: regarding the deactivation of all types of cookies by the user (including technical cookies), note that certain functionalities of the site may be reduced or unavailable.

To disable the types of cookies used by this website directly from your browser, please follow your browser’s rules.


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Application of this notice

Should you have any doubts regarding this Notice, please contact Kerakoll S.p.A. by sending an e‑mail to

Changes to this notice

Kerakoll S.p.A reserves the right to update this notice to adapt it to changes in legislation, and to take into due account the suggestions made by employees, customers, associates and users. In the event of substantial changes to the notice, Kerakoll S.p.A. will publish them in a visible manner.