English Privacy

This privacy police has been drafted so as to set out the main methods used to manage the website www.tecniplast.it (hereinafter the “Website”) with reference to the processing of its Users’ personal data (this document also includes the processing performed on other websites, possibly consulted by the User through the use of links on the Website).

This document is a general outline giving information concerning the criteria used for the correct and lawful processing of personal data performed through or on the Website. The before mentioned criteria are set out in detail to the User within the Statement published on the Website itself, aimed at specifying the methods and goals of the processingfor what concerns the specific services and/or information of all natures.

This Privacy Policy has been drafted in compliance with the outlines set forth within the Recommendation no. 2/2001 adopted on 17th May 2001 by the Group of European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) for the processing of personal data, provided for under article 29 of the EEC Directive no. 95/46/CE , so as to identify a series of minimum requirements for the gathering of personal data online, and more precisely, the methods, the timing as well as the nature of the information the holders of the processing shall have to supply to the Userswhen the latter is surfing on their website, independently from the reasons for which they are consulting the website.


Tecniplast S.p.A., having its registered office in Buguggiate (Varese– Italy), in Via 1° maggio no. 6, e-mail privacy@tecniplast.it, Phone +39 0332.809711 Fax +39 0332.458315, is the Holder of your personal data processing.


The Users acknowledge the fact that the use of this website implies the processing of their, direct or indirect, personal data. Therefore, we collect direct and/or indirect data through the website www.tecniplast.it.

The data supplied on a voluntary basis.

The optional and voluntary supply of an e-mail address to addresses listed on the Website involves the later acquisition of the sender’s address, as well as any other personal data inserted in the communication necessary to answer to and fulfil the requests.

Moreover, you may forward your data to us by filling in specific online forms drafted by Tecniplast S.p.A. so as to take advantage of the services offered by the website itself. A summary of all the specific information is published within the site-pages through which the data is collected so as to supply the requested services. Your personal data include, but are not limited to, your name(s), surname, e-mail address, your company and your telephone number.

In case you wish to take advantage of the customer area we shall also process your User Id needed to access this specific area. On the other hand, the password is solely known by you, not withholding that it shall have to be amended as soon as you shall have received your temporary password forwarded by us.

You are the sole responsible for the correctness of the data supplied during the registration phase and the filling in of these forms, and as such, as of now, undertake to update the personal data supplied on a regular basis.


Managing Cookies

This document explains what cookies are and how they are used on this site.


What are cookies?

A cookie is a text file that the site sends to the computer or other device connected to the internet in order to identify beyond any doubt the user's browser or to save information or configurations in the browser.


Are cookies used on this site?

Yes. This site uses cookies to improve the site and supply services and other functions to its users. Cookies can be limited or deactivated through the web browser. However, without cookies some or all of the functions of the site could prove impossible to utilise.


What sort of cookies are present on this site?

Cookies that are strictly necessary

Such cookies are essential to fulfil the activities required by the user. For instance, to memorise information supplied by the user whilst browsing on the site or in order to manage the “login” state during the visit.


Functional cookies

These allow the site to memorise the choices effected by the user, re-usable subsequently.

For instance, they allow the site to memorise the setting search, authentication and other persoanlised functions.


Third party cookies

These allow the gathering of data regarding the use of the site, such as the contents visited and the functions used, with the aim of improving the performance and layout of the site. These cookies may be sent by the supplier of the tool, but are used only for purposes linked to the site.

Google Analytics

This site uses Google Analytics cookies, capable of profiling, used by this site to analyze aggregate data about visitors. On this site the IP of Google Analytics has been anonymized.


Browser: how can cookies be limited or deactivated?

Every browser offers methods to limit or deactivate cookies. For further information about managing cookies visit the appropriate links:

Furthermore, it is possible to visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org  in English to get information as to how to manage/eliminate cookies according to the type of browser used.

To eliminate cookies from the internet browser of your smartphone/tablet you need. to consult the user's manual of the device.

This page is visible through links present in each page of the Site in accordance with article 122, second clause D.lgs. 196/2003 and following the simplified information norms and the acquiring of consent to the use of cookies published on the G.U. n.126 - 3 June 2014 and relative registration of the provision n.229 - 8 May 2014.


Surfing data

The IT system and the software procedures used for the functioning of the website automatically acquire some personal data, which are then usually transferred following the use of the Internet communication protocols.

This information is not gathered to be associated to identified users, but that due to their nature may allow the identification of the User through the elaboration of and in connection to the data held by third parties.

The aforesaid category includes the IP addresses and/or the domain names of the computers used by the Users connecting to the website, the user agents, the URI (Uniform Resource Identifier) addresses of the requested resources, the type of web browser used, the moment in which the connection to the site is made, the pages containing the link through which you were connected to the website www.tecniplast.it, the time at which the request is made, the method used to forward the request to the server, the dimension of the file obtained as an answer, the numeric code indicating the state of the answer given by the server (positive, error, etc.) and any other parameter involvingthe Users’ operating system and their IT environment.

These data are solely used or the purpose of retrieving anonymous statistical information involving the use of the website, for the management of the internal system, to identify any problems concerning the server, for the website’s administration and to check its correct functioning and shall immediately be erased after their processing. We shall also take advantage of this information to collect demographic data involving the origin of the internet service suppliers of the users surfing on our site.

The data may also be used to investigate any responsibilities in case of hypothetical IT crimes performed against the Website: without any prejudice for this possibility, at present the data concerning the web-connections are not kept in a permanent manner.


Exclusion made of the specific information contained in the data involving the surfing on the Website, the User shall always be free to grant his/her personal data for the aims for which he/she is connecting to the Website (for instance, request of information or documents through the filling in of a form, subscription to the Newsletter, these services are not available as yet). Nevertheless, the denial of consent to grant the data could jeopardize the possibility to fulfil the User’s requests.


The personal data are processed by means of automated instruments and for the period strictly necessary to reach the goal for which the data are collected.


The processing of the personal data involving the performance of the web services of the Website www.tecniplast.it is performed within Tecniplast S.p.A.’s registered office by the Company’s technical personnel responsible of the processing itself (IT Systems Manager, Marketing Manager), by the Subject appointed by the Company to manage the Website, check its correct functioning and implement the security measures.

The data may also be processed by third parties appointed to perform occasional maintenance operations.


The communication and/or possible disclosure of the personal data shall solely occur in compliance with the provisions set forth within the Privacy Code: that is to say, prior consent of the Interested Party or in compliance with the Law, as provided for by article 24 and article 25 of the Code.

The disclosure of the aforesaid data may, for instance, be made upon request of Government Entities and/or Bodies or any third party, also, but not limited to, in compliance with the orders of any Judicial Authority if provided for or allowed by the Law. We may also disclose the personal data for our own defensive needs or of third party defensive needs, as provided for by the Code of Ethics involving data processing for defensive needs, as well as by article 24, paragraph 1, letter g, of the Legislative Decree no. 196/2003.


In case you wish to use the e-mail addresses shown on the website to forward your CV, we herewith kindly ask you not to forward any sensitive data by means of the Internet (such as for instance data concerning your health, your sexual inclinations, your religious views, your political views, etc.). In case you will nonetheless do so, we shall be obliged to immediately cancel these data. We herewith furthermore inform you that the Italian Statute of the Workers’ Rights forbids the processing of such data and information, exception made for the data involving the membership of protected categories. In case you nevertheless wish to forward the aforesaid data, you may solely forward your CV by ordinary mail, and also enclosing the deed granting your consent to process these data in writing (this form can be downloaded here), and by referring to this Privacy Policy, containing all of the information contained in the Statement provided for under article 13 of the Legislative Decree no. 196/2003. Prior your specific consent, the data may by communicated and/or disclosed to the Group companies looking for a professional figure similar to yours.


Tecniplast S.p.A. may take advantage of third parties for the management of the website and the technologic part.

These third parties shall have to comply with thelegislations in force, and shall act as autonomous holders of the processing. In case these third parties shall have to perform activities which could potentially involve the processing of personal data, they shall be the specific external responsible for what concerns the Privacy or the external Privacy Responsible.


The Tecniplast Website also allows you to access other websites, managed by third parties, through the links published within its Website. The aforesaid sites may collect and gather personal information about you. Tecniplast in no manner controls the sites managed by third parties and can thus never be considered as being responsible for their conduct.

The provisions protecting the privacy and the security of the personal data processed on the sites connected to or linked to the Tecniplast Website are not covered by and/or included in the Privacy Policy. Moreover, Tecniplast shall in no manner be held responsible for these sites’ conducts in relation to privacy matters.


The security of your information is essential for Tecniplast. Specific security measures are complied with so as to prevent the loss of data, illegal use of or incorrect use of as well as non-authorized access to the aforesaid data. Anyhow, Internet’s nature, being a global means of communication, does not guarantee the absolute security of your data and information during the communication phase on the Internet, or during the memorization and/or archiving within our systems. Third parties, such as hackers, may in fact get to know this information. In the same manner, the forwarding by means of e-mail or through the “contact us” instrument, and/or any other similar instrument or function contained on our website, may not be safe as third parties could steal your data. The clients are solely allowed to access the Reserved Sections prior previous subscription and registration to the site itself.

Among the functions of the site the clients shall also have the possibility to create an account with a User Name and a password. The client/Netizen shall have the obligation to keep the password and his/her account secret and shall be held responsible, in compliance with the limits provided for by the regulations in force, for the access and the use of site performed and made by the User, or the legal or natural person using his/her password, independently from the fact whether the said access was authorized by or on behalf of the User, or the circumstance wherein the subject which made the access is a User’s employee or official.

The Client/netizen herewith as of now undertakes to: (a) immediately notify Tecniplast, by forwarding a communication to the e-mail address: privacy@tecniplast.it, any and all non-authorised uses of the password and/or account and/or any other possible security linked breaches, and (b) guarantee to logout of the account at the end of each session. Furthermore, the User herewith also undertakes to protect his/her password, check the access and the use of his/her account, notify his/her request to Tecniplast any and all requests to cancel his/her account from this website. Nevertheless, Tecniplast herewith waives all responsibilities, exception made of the mandatory regulations under the Italian Legislation, for what concerns all losses, claims and/or damages deriving from or related to the non-compliance of these provisions, as well as for what concerns the disclosure of any personal data and information following mistakes and/or non-authorized or unlawful acts or deeds performed by third parties during or after their communication.


If you wish to obtain a confirmation in case we process your personal data, and exercise the right to acknowledge the content and the origin of the data, or to verify the completeness and correctness of your data, request an integration, an update, an amendment, in compliance with article 7 of the Legislative Decree no. 196/2003, please feel free to forward a request to do so, without any specific formalities, to the e-mail address:privacy@tecniplast.it.


Tecniplast withholds the right to amend and/or update this Privacy Policy in any moment, and undertakes to inform the Users of this website by means of the Privacy amendments or updates of this webpage. Any amendment or update of the Privacy Policy shall enter into force as soon as they are published on this Website.

The access to and/or use of this Website following the published amendment of the Privacy Policy shall imply the explicit acceptance of the aforementioned Policy.


For any and all comments and/or remarks involving this Privacy Policy please feel free to contact Tecniplast S.p.A. at the following e-mail address: privacy@tecniplast.it and/or at its registered office based in Buguggiate (Varese – Italy), in Via 1° Maggio, 6.