Cookie Policy

Our website (https://sci.se) uses cookies to improve your experience on our site.

Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognise your browser and capture and remember certain information.

Data gathered will not identify you personally. It is strictly aggregate statistical data about our visitors and how they use our resources on the site. No identifying personal information will be shared at any time via cookies.

Close to the above, data gathering can be about general online use through a cookie file. When used, cookies are automatically placed on your hard drive where information transferred to your computer can be found. These cookies are designed to help us correct and improve our site’s services or products for you.

You may elect to decline all cookies via your computer. Every computer has the ability to decline file downloads like cookies. Your browser has an option to enable the declining of cookies. If you do decline cookie downloads you may be limited to certain areas of our site, as there are parts of our site that require cookies.

First-party Cookies

These are set by the website you’re visiting. Only that website can read them.

First-party cookies are strictly necessary for the website to function. If you choose not to accept cookies, make sure you do not delete these from your browser settings.

Host Cookie Name Description Type Expiry
sci.se _icl_current_language This cookie name is associated with a WordPress multilingual plug-in from WPML. It stores a language value for the website. Strictly Necessary 24 hours
www.sci.se _icl_current_language This cookie name is associated with a WordPress multilingual plug-in from WPML. It stores a language value for the website. Strictly Necessary 24 hours
sci.se cookiesDirective This cookie name is associated with the user’s choice on accepting or not first-party cookies. It stores a value for the website. Strictly Necessary 1 year
sci.se MCPopupClosed This cookie is associated with the MailChimp signup form that will pop up on the website. It stores the value ‘yes’ to prevent the popup being displayed again. Strictly Necessary 1 year

 

Third-party Cookies

These are set by someone other than the owner of the website you are visiting.

Some of our web pages may contain content from other sites like YouTube or Vimeo, which may set their own cookies. SCI has no control over third-party cookies. However, you can choose to decline these third-party cookies by following the instructions in “Managing cookie settings” below.

Host Cookie Name Description Type Expiry
.sci.se _gat
_gid
_ga
The _gat cookie is used by Universal Analytics (Google) to throttle request rate.

The _gid cookie is used by Universal Analytics (Google) to distinguish users.

The _ga cookie is used by Universal Analytics (Google) to distinguish users.

For more information, please refer to Google Analytics Cookie Policy.

Performance Up to 2 years
mc.us8.list-manage.com _AVESTA_ENVIRONMENT  This cookie is used to manage the mailing list.

For more information, please refer to MailChimp Cookie Policy.

Functionality Session
.vimeo.com vuid Vimeo Analytics unique id

For more information, please refer to Vimeo Cookie Policy.

Functionality 2 years
.doubleclick.net id This cookie is used for re-targeting, optimisation, reporting and attribution of online adverts.

For more information, please refer to Google Privacy & Terms.

Targeting 1 year
.facebook.com datr
lu
The purpose of the datr cookie is to identify the web browser being used to connect to Facebook independent of the logged in user. This cookie plays a key role in Facebook’s security and site integrity features.

The lu cookie is used to manage the login process, remembers user on return visit if they choose to stay logged in.

For more information, please refer to Facebook Cookies Policy.

Targeting 1 year
.google.com APISID
SSID
NID
PREF
SID
SAPISID
HSID
When creating a Google account or logging in, PREF, NID, HSID, APISID, SID, SSID and SAPISID cookies are stored on the computer in order to remain connected to your Google account when you visit its service again. While you are logged in and use plug-ins from other websites, such as ours, Google uses these cookies to improve your user experience.

For more information, please refer to Google Privacy & Terms.

Targeting Up to 1 year
 .youtube.com SID
HSID
demographics
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE
PREF
APISID
SSID
LOGIN_INFO
YSC
SAPISID
Some pages of our website contain incrusted YouTube videos, a Google service. Using it implies sending PREF, LOGIN_INFO, demographics, VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE and YSC cookies, in addition to the cookies that Google requires if you are logged in to your account, in order to show the incrusted videos, estimate the bandwidth and display how many times it has been played.

For more information, please refer to Google Privacy & Terms.

Targeting Up to 5 years

 

Managing cookie settings

Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:

To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer’s website.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.