Cookie Policy

This is the cookie policy for Sensirion AG, accessible from www.sensirion.com

What are Cookies

As is common practice with almost all professional websites this site uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your experience. This page describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored however this may downgrade or 'break' certain elements of the sites functionality.

How we use Cookies

We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. Unfortunately in most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use.

Disabling Cookies

You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of the this site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.

The Cookies we set

E-mail newsletters related cookies
This site offers newsletter or email subscription services and cookies may be used to remember if you are already registered and whether to show certain notifications which might only be valid to subscribed/unsubscribed users.

Forms related cookies
When you submit data to through a form such as those found on contact pages or comment forms cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence.

Site preferences cookies
In order to provide you with a great experience on this site we provide the functionality to set your preferences for how this site runs when you use it. In order to remember your preferences we need to set cookies so that this information can be called whenever you interact with a page is affected by your preferences.

Third Party Cookies

In some special cases we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section details which third party cookies you might encounter through this site.

This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.

For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.

Third party analytics are used to track and measure usage of this site so that we can continue to produce engaging content. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site or pages you visit which helps us to understand how we can improve the site for you.

From time to time we test new features and make subtle changes to the way that the site is delivered. When we are still testing new features these cookies may be used to ensure that you receive a consistent experience whilst on the site whilst ensuring we understand which optimisations our users appreciate the most.

As we sell products it's important for us to understand statistics about how many of the visitors to our site actually make a purchase and as such this is the kind of data that these cookies will track. This is important to you as it means that we can accurately make business predictions that allow us to monitor our advertising and product costs to ensure the best possible price.

We use adverts to offset the costs of running this site and provide funding for further development. The behavioural advertising cookies used by this site are designed to ensure that we provide you with the most relevant adverts where possible by anonymously tracking your interests and presenting similar things that may be of interest.

Several partners advertise on our behalf and affiliate tracking cookies simply allow us to see if our customers have come to the site through one of our partner sites so that we can credit them appropriately and where applicable allow our affiliate partners to provide any bonus that they may provide you for making a purchase.

We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work the following social media sites including; {List the social networks whose features you have integrated with your site?:12}, will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.

More information

Hopefully that has clarified things for you and as was previously mentioned if there is something that you aren't sure whether you need or not it's usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site.
However if you are still looking for more information then you can contact us through one of our preferred contact methods:

Email: privacy@sensirion.com

Cookies listed

FIRST-PARTY

Host: partners.sensirion.com
Name: AWSALB
Description: AWS ELB application load balancer
Lifespan: 6 days
Path: /
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Host: parnters.sensirion.com
Name: AWSALBCORS
Description: This cookie is managed by AWS and is used for load balancing.
Lifespan: 6 days
Path: /
Secure: ✔️
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Host: developer.sensirion.com
Name: fe_typo_user
Description: This cookie name is associated with the Typo3 web content management system. It is generally used as a user session identifier to enable user preferences to be stored, but in many cases it may not actually be needed as it can be set by defualt by the platform, though this can be prevented by site administrators. In most cases it is set to be destroyed at the end of a browser session. It contains a random identifier rather than any specific user data.user
Lifespan: session
Path: /
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Host: brand.sensirion.com
Name: AWSALB
Description: AWS ELB application load balancer
Lifespan: 6 days
Path: /
Secure: ✔️
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Host: brand.sensirion.com
Name: AWSALBCORS
Description: This cookie is managed by AWS and is used for load balancing.
Lifespan: 6 days
Path: /
Secure: ✔️
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Host: partners.sensirion.com
Name: PHPSESSID
Description: PHP session cookie associated with embedded content from this domain.
Lifespan: 6 days
Path: /
Secure: ✔️
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Host: brand.sensirion.com
Name: PHPSESSID
Description: PHP session cookie associated with embedded content from this domain.
Lifespan: 6 days
Path: /
Secure: ✔️
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Host: sensirion.com
Name: csrftoken
Description: This cookie is associated with the Django web development platform for Python. It is designed to help protect a site against at particular type of software attack on web forms.
Lifespan: a year
Path: /
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Host: sensirion.com
Name: amplitude_id_899c7e29a940bf78489ac5edb778449esensirion.com
Description: These cookies are set by Amplitude Analytics, which helps to better understand how the website is used.
Lifespan: 10 years
Path: /
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Host: sensirion.com
Name: _gid
Description: This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics. This appears to be a new cookie and as of Spring 2017 no information is available from Google. It appears to store and update a unique value for each page visited._gid
Lifespan: a few seconds
Path: /
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Host: sensirion.com
Name: _gat_UA-
Description: This is a pattern type cookie set by Google Analytics, where the pattern element on the name contains the unique identity number of the account or website it relates to. It appears to be a variation of the _gat cookie which is used to limit the amount of data recorded by Google on high traffic volume websites.
Lifespan: a few seconds
Path: /
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Host: sensirion.com
Name: _gclxxxx
Description: Google conversion tracking cookie
Lifespan: 3 months
Path: /
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Host: sensirion.com
Name: _uetvid
Description: This is a cookie utilised by Microsoft Bing Ads and is a tracking cookie. It allows us to engage with a user that has previously visited our website.
Lifespan: a year
Path: /
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Host: sensirion.com
Name: _ga
Description: This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics - which is a significant update to Google's more commonly used analytics service. This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites analytics reports. By default it is set to expire after 2 years, although this is customisable by website owners._ga
Lifespan: 2 years
Path: /
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FIRST-PARTY

Host: sensirion.com
Name: nQ_cookieId
Description: This cookie is an analytics cookie to help identify potential B2B customers and uniquely identifies their session
Lifespan: a year
Path: /
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Host: developer.sensirion.com
Name: Hm_ck_xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Description: Hm_ck_
Lifespan: Session
Path: /
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Host: developer.sensirion.com
Name: nQ_cookieId
Description: This cookie is an analytics cookie to help identify potential B2B customers and uniquely identifies their session
Lifespan: a year
Path: /
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Host: developer.sensirion.com
Name: Hm_lpvt_
Description: Hm_lpvt_
Lifespan: Session
Path: /
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Host: developer.sensirion.com
Name: Hm_lvt_
Description: Hm_lvt_
Lifespan: A year
Path: /
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Host: newsletter.sensirion.com
Name: Pardot
Description: Cookie name associated with services from marketing automation and lead generation platform Pardot.
Lifespan: A few seconds
Path: /
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Host: sensirion.com
Name: _uetsid
Description: This cookie is used by Bing to determine what ads should be shown that may be relevant to the end user perusing the site.
Lifespan: a few seconds
Path: /
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