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Essential cookies
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Preference cookies
Also known as “functional cookies”, these cookies allow a website to remember choices you have made in the past, such as for example like what language you prefer. This improves the ease of use of the website.
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Also known as “performance cookies,” these cookies collect information about how you use a website, like which pages you visited and which links you clicked on. None of this information can be used to identify you. It is all aggregated and, therefore, anonymized. Their sole purpose is to improve website functions. This includes cookies from third-party analytics services as long as the cookies are for the exclusive use of the owner of the website visited.