Cookie Policy

Cookies are lines of text used to perform automatic authentication, session tracking and storing information on specific users who access a website or, in the case of purchases via the Internet, the content of their “shopping carts”.

In detail, cookies are text strings of small size sent from a server to the User’s browser and then sent back to the server (without change) every time the user accesses the same portion of the same web domain.

Why do we use cookies?

Cookies are used to improve the browsing experience:

  • they store settings in order not to force you to re-enter them every time you visit a new page;
  • measuring your use of the website to ensure that it meets your needs.

Our cookies are not used to identify you personally. Their use is aimed at improving the functioning of the site for you: you can, in fact, manage and / or delete them as you wish.

How we use cookies?

Below is the information needed to identify cookies installed, their function and their duration on your device.

Session tracking cookies (Mapei)

Cookie Name Expiration Time Description
Mapei 1 year Used to stay logged on the site


Analytics tracking cookies (Google)

The analytics.js JavaScript library is part of Universal Analytics and uses first-party cookies to:

  • Distinguish unique users
  • Throttle the request rate

By default, this library sets cookies on the domain specified in the browser property and sets the cookie path to the root level (/).

Note: The analytics.js library does not require setting cookies to transmit data to Google Analytics.

This library sets the following cookies:

Cookie Name Expiration Time Description
_ga 2 years Used to distinguish users
_gat, _gat_trackerIT 10 minutes Used to throttle request rate

For more information about cookies and how to manage them, you can visit

In case you still want to turn off the tracking analytics you can click on the following link and follow the instructions