This cookie use policy is meant to inform you on our practices regarding the collection of information from you when you visit our website, through cookies and other tracking technologies, however in observance of your right to the protection of your personal data.
Our cookies do not retain personal data, such as your name or banking details.
Information confidentiality is a permanent responsibility and, therefore, we undertake to update this informative document from time to time, as we implement new personal data practices or we adopt new confidentiality policies. Regarding consent-based data processing, we will notify you on any changes and we will request your additional consent.
We mention that we will not request or receive information, of any kind, from children under 16.
The information below offers you more details on the placement, use and administration of cookies used by https://www.lextomnatur.ro. A number of useful links on this subject are also included here.
The website https://www.lextomnatur.ro is operated by LEXTOM TRANS ASD SRL, with registered seat at no. 666 Tomnatic Village, Tomnatic Commune, Timis County, with Sole registration number 36491634 and Registered with the Trade Register under no. J35/2463/2016, which uses both its own and third party cookies, to offer visitors better navigation experience and services tailored to the needs and interests of its visitors and customers. We also inform you that the website is hosted on own web servers.
2. Legal context
In accordance with Directive (EU) 2002/58/EC (“E-Privacy Directive”) and Regulation (EU) 2016/679 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, we have the obligation to manage the personal data that you provide to use by using our website securely and solely for the specified purposes, in accordance with GDPR and the E-Privacy Directive.
In particular, GDPR imposes on us, firstly, to offer the user the possibility to express or, as applicable, withdraw his or her consent regarding the processing of his or her personal data, to rectify the content of the personal data or to request the transfer of the personal data to another processor, and, secondly, to inform the use on the content of the cookies used by our website, what categories of personal data of the user are processed by our cookies, what we do with the information obtained by the cookies and where we store that information, offering a high level of security over the information collected by the cookies, the possibility of the user to block any or all cookies running on our website, and the erasure of the information collected by cookies.
For more details on the content of these legal norms, please access the following links.
3. Your rights
GDPR offers data subjects a series of rights. You have the right to access and to rectify (correct) the registration of your personal data processed by us if such data are inaccurate. You can request us to erase those data or to stop processing them, subject to certain exceptions. You can also request us to stop using your data for direct marketing purposes. You have the right to lodge a complaint with the data supervisory authority if you have concerns regarding the way in which we process your personal data. Where this is technically feasible, we may – at your request – send you the personal data or transfer them directly to another processor. If access cannot be granted within a reasonable interval, we will inform you on a date when the information will be sent. You can also request additional information on: the purpose of processing, the categories of personal data included, what the source of the information was and how long they will be stored. If you wish to exercise any of these rights, please contact us any time at email@example.com.
ATTENTION! Please exercise your rights rationally and please not that the abuse of right could incur your responsibility.
The contact data of the National Supervisory Authority for the Processing of Personal Data:
The National Supervisory Authority for the Processing of Personal Data
Address: Bucharest, b-dul G-ral. Gheorghe Magheru nr. 28-30, district 1, postal code 010336
Internet page: http://www.dataprotection.ro
Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Telephone: +40.318.059.211; +40.318.059.212
4. Responsibility regarding personal data processing
We have taken all necessary measures regarding personal data protection, and you can contact us on all matters related to the processing of your data and the exercise of your rights in accordance with the applicable legal provisions, in particular if you have questions or need clarifications on the way in which we process your personal data. The email address where you can contact us is: email@example.com.
Once you have accessed our website, you will be greeted by a message asking for your consent in accordance with the applicable provisions regarding the categories of cookies that you agree or not that we can use during your visit of our website. It is also important to note that by consenting to the use of the respective cookies you also consent to the secure storage of the information collected by the cookies to which you have agreed.
You will have at all times the possibility to block the cookies from running, and also the possibility to delete the information collected by the cookies.
6. What is a cookie?
An Internet Cookie (also called browser cookie, HTTP cookie, or simply cookie) is a small file, made up of a string of letters and numbers, which will be stored on the computer, mobile terminal or other equipment of the user from which accesses that website (for more details, visit https://ro.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cookie).
The cookie is installed through the request issued by a web server to a browser (e.g.: Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox) and is completely “passive”, i.e. it contains no software, viruses or spyware and cannot access the information on the user’s hard drive.
A cookie consists of 2 parts: the name and the content or value of the cookie. Moreover, the lifespan of a cookie is predetermined, and technically only the web server that sent the cookie can access it again when a user retains to the website associated to the respective web server.
The cookies themselves do not request personal information in order to be used and, in most cases, do not identify the internet users personally.
There are 2 main categories of cookies:
Session cookies – these are stored temporarily in the cookie folder of the web browser in order for it to memorize them until such time as the user exits that website or closes the browser window.
Persistent cookies – these are stored on the computer or equipment had drive for a duration configured by the website that placed it. This type of cookies can be deleted by the user at any time from the browser settings.
7. What are the advantages of cookies?
A cookie contains information that connect a web browser (the browser you use, such as Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Safari, Mozilla Firefox, etc) and a particular web server, more precisely the server hosting our website. If a browser accesses that web server again, it can read the information already stored and react accordingly. Cookies offer users a pleasant navigation experience and support the efforts of numerous websites to provide the users with comfortable services: e.g. Online confidentiality preferences, website language options, shopping carts or relevant publicity.
8. What is the duration of a cookie?
Cookies are administered by web servers. The lifespan of a cookie can vary significantly, depending on the purpose for which it is placed. Some cookies are used exclusively for a single session (session cookies) and are no longer retained once the user exits the website and some cookies are retained and reused each time the user returns to that website (persistent cookies). However, all cookies can be deleted by a user at any time.
We have classified the cookies into the following categories, to make it easier for you understand why we need them:
- Strictly necessary – these are used to streamline our work on the website. These cookies do not collect information on you that could be used for advertisements or to record your activity online. Without these cookies, this website will not work properly. Therefore, if you block these cookies, we cannot predict how the website will work for you.
- Performance – these are used to analyze how our website works and how we can improve it, for instance, what pages are the most viewed and if you receive error messages. These do not collect information that could identify you, all data are anonymous.
By using our website, you give your consent for the use of performance cookies. If you block them, we cannot predict how the website will work for you.
- Functionality – these help improve your experience and can record the changes that you made on the website site. The information they collect can be anonymized. These refer strictly to our website and cannot be tracked by other websites that you visit.
You have the possibility to block or allow the use of these cookies, however if you block them we will no longer be able to provide certain services. It is also possible that blocking them prevents us from memorizing that you did not wish certain information.
If you prefer, you can opt to renounce them. Content customization means that it includes information that reflect the interest you have shown with the content of our pages or offers or promotions that we believe could interest you and to improve the way in which we respond to your needs.
10. Types of cookies we use:
Cookies are used for the proper functioning of the website, they are part of the mandatory group and cannot be stopped, they are valid for the entire session.
11. What are third party cookies?
Third party cookies are placed by another website than the one visited by the user at that time and could be used anonymously to memorize the navigation history of a user, so as to deliver him or her more relevant ads. This type of cookies can be blocked by the user from the browser settings.
We mention that do not control and are not responsible for the confidentiality policies and practices of certain third parties, however the third parties undertake to observe the laws in force and the confidentiality policies of the owner of this website.
12. How can you stop cookies?
Deactivation and refusal to receive cookies can make certain websites impracticable or difficult to visit and use. In addition, refusal to accept cookies does not mean that you will no longer receive/see only advertisements.
It is possible to set the browse so that these cookies are no longer accepted or can set the browser to accept cookies from a specific website.
All modern browsers offer the possibility to change cookie settings. These settings are usually found under “options” or in the “preferences” menu of your browser. The following links can be useful in understanding these settings, or you can use the “help” option of your browser for more details.
For third party cookies settings, you can also consult the website:
If you wish to find our more information on cookies and what they are used for, we recommend the following links:
IAB Romania offers the following website that provides more information regarding online publicity confidentiality: http://www.youronlinechoices.com/ro/
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics, please visit:
13. Storage of information collected by cookies
The information obtained by cookies is kept under high security conditions by the web-server, namely the server hosting our website.
We assure you that our web server has to comply with some high security requirements in terms of the information collected by cookies, and has to follow strictly the obligations imposed by the applicable legislation.
The information that we collect about you when you access our website will not shared with third parties.
14. Personal data security
In order to protect the confidentiality of personal data and information that you send by using this website, we will maintain physical, technical and administrative guarantees.
We update and test our technology constantly. We restrict access to your personal data strictly to those employees that need to know that information in order to provide you benefits or services. In addition, we train our employees on the importance of confidentiality and on maintaining the confidentiality and security of your information.
In case of leaks of personal data, we will do everything that we can to remedy it and to assess a risk level of the leak in accordance with our personal data breach policy. If we discover that the leak could result in physical, material or non-material damages for you (such as discrimination, identity theft, fraud or financial loss), we will contact you without undue delay, except as otherwise provided by law. All our actions will be taken in full cooperation with the competent supervisory authority.
15. Security issues related to cookies
Cookies are NOT viruses! They use plain text formats. They are not made of pieces of code, therefore they cannot be executed, and cannot autorun. Consequently, they cannot duplicate or replicate on other networks in order run or replicate again. As they cannot perform these functions, they cannot be considered viruses.
Cookies can still be put to negative uses. As they store information on the preferences and navigation history of the users, both on a particular website an on as many websites as possible, cookies can be used as a form of Spyware. Several anti-spyware products are aware of this fact and constantly mark cookies in order to delete them during deletion/ antivirus/antispyware scanning.
Generally, browsers have confidentiality settings integrated, which provide various levels of cookie acceptance, the validity period and automatic deletion after the user has visited as certain website.
Because identity protection is extremely valuable and is the right of each internet user, it is advisable to know what potential problems can be created by cookies. Because information is being sent constantly through them in both directions between browser and website, if an attacker or unauthorized person intervenes in the course of date transmission, the information contained by the cookies could be intercepted. Although very rarely, this can happen if the browser is connected to the server using an unencrypted network (e.g. unsecured WiFi network).
It is possible that we update this informative document from time to time by publishing a new version on this website.
Due to the fact that personal data protection laws, the interpretations of government bodies, the recommendations of supervisory authorities change and improve from time to time, this confidentiality notice and the conditions of use are also expected to change. We reserve the right to change this informative document at any time, for whatever reason and without notification. Any amendment of our confidentiality policy will be displayed on this page, so that you will be aware of our policies. The provisions contained in this document supersede all prior announcements and statements regarding our confidentiality practices.
17. Advice for safe and responsible cookie based navigation
Here is some advice that could ensure your worry-free navigation with the help of cookies: Customize your browser settings in terms of cookies in order to reflect a level of cookie use security that is comfortable for you.
- If you have no problem with cookies and are the only person who uses the computer, you can set long expiry terms for storing the navigation history and the personal access data.
- If you share access to the computer, you can take into account setting the browser to delete the individual navigation data each time you close the browser. This is an option for accessing websites that place cookies and to delete any visitation information when closing the navigation session.
- Install antispyware apps and update them regularly.
Many of the spyware detection and prevention apps include attack detection by websites. This way, they prevent the browser from accessing websites that could exploit browser vulnerabilities or download malware. Make sure that you keep your browser always updated. Many of the cookie based attacks are made by exploiting the weak points of the older browser versions.
Cookies are everywhere and they cannot be avoided if you wish to have access to the best and largest website – local or international. With a better understanding of how they operate and of the benefits that they offer, you can take the necessary security measures that allow you to surf the internet with confidence.
18. Questions, clarifications, complaints
If you have questions regarding your personal information, wish to exercise your rights, need clarifications or have a complaint, please contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org