Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy is intended to disclose the methods of accessing this site, with reference to the personal data of the user / visitor (hereinafter "User") that you consult.

In the event of information that differs from the applicable legislation on the protection of personal data with particular reference to art. 13 of Regulation (EU) 679/2016 (the "GDPR") and of Legislative Decree 196/03 - Codes regarding the protection of personal data (the "Code") - together with the "Privacy Policy" - the color that it is shown on the website of the Italian company www.acciaierieditalia.com (hereinafter the "Site"), owned and managed by Acciaierie d'Italia SpA (hereinafter "Acciaierie d'Italia" or "Company").

Borsa Italiana guarantees compliance with the legislation in question, consistently with the requirements of the Italian Code of Ethics S.p.A. Customers are invited to request this Privacy Policy in advance for the type of information concerning the quality of personal data and / or to fill in any electronic form on this site.


Types of data processed

1) Navigation data. The computer systems and software procedures used to operate this Site acquire, in normal operation, some personal data which are then implicitly transmitted in the use of Internet communication protocols. This is information which by its nature could, through associations and processing with data held by third parties, allow Users to be identified (e.g. IP address, domain names of computers used by Users who connect to the Site, etc.). These data are used only for statistical information (and are anonymized and no longer personal) and to check the correct functioning of the Site. The data on web contacts are not stored, however, for more than seven days, except for any investigations of crimes. computer to the detriment of the Site. No data deriving from the web service will be communicated or disseminated.

2) Data provided voluntarily by Users. If Users, by connecting to this Site, send their personal data to access certain services, or to make requests, this involves the acquisition by Acciaierie d'Italia of the sender's address and other personal data - including the name, surname, company name, telephone number, email address - which will be processed exclusively to respond to the request, or for the provision of the service.

3) Cookies. We do not use cookies to transmit information of a personal nature, nor systems for tracking Users (so-called profiling cookies), except for purely statistical purposes. The cookies used by this site are divided into:

  1. a) session (which are not stored permanently on the User's computer and disappear when the browser is closed) limited to the transmission of session identifiers (consisting of random numbers generated by the server) necessary to allow safe and efficient exploration of the Site session cookies used on this Site avoid the use of other IT techniques that are potentially prejudicial to the confidentiality of Users' browsing and do not allow the acquisition of their personal identification data;
  2. b) third-party analytics for statistical purposes and therefore in aggregate form.

For more detailed information on the installation and use of cookies by this Site, please refer to the applicable Cookie Policy.


Purpose of data processing

Il presente Sito ha lo scopo principale di fornire informazioni agli Utenti relative all’azienda, ai servizi e ai prodotti di Acciaierie d’Italia.

In ottemperanza ai principi delineati dal GDPR, il Sito è inoltre tenuto a operare il trattamento dei dati applicando comunque il principio della minimizzazione, oltre a evitare il trattamento dei dati in tutti i casi in cui le finalità sotto riportate possano essere raggiunte con mezzi differenti e/o rendendo anonimi i dati.

This Site has the main purpose of providing information to Users relating to the company, services and products of Acciaierie d’Italia.

In compliance with the principles outlined by the GDPR, the Site is also required to process data by applying the principle of minimization, in addition to avoiding data processing in all cases in which the purposes listed below can be achieved by different means and / or by making the data anonymous.

Users' personal data will be processed by the Company for the sole purpose of:

  1. allow adequate navigation of the Site;
  2. forward the required technical documentation free of charge;
  3. provide information on the sector regulations in force;
  4. carry out requests for visits by our technicians / salesmen;
  5. comply with the obligations established by the applicable legislation and / or the requests or orders given by the competent authorities;

If in the future the data is collected for purposes other than those indicated above, it will be the responsibility of the Company, on the one hand, to provide the User with the necessary information relating to these new purposes in order to guarantee the transparency and awareness of the User and, from on the other hand, to ensure that there is a solid legal basis (eg consent from the User), where required, in order to proceed with the processing of the data in question.


Legal basis of the processing and optional provision of data

Except as specified for navigation data, Users are free to provide their personal data. Failure to provide them may only result in the impossibility of obtaining what is requested.

The data processing activities listed in points a) to e) above do not require the acquisition of consent by the User, as they are based on a different legal basis, i.e. the need to perform and provide the services that have been directly requested by the User and the need to ensure compliance with the legal obligations of the data controller.

On the contrary, although the sending of periodic promotional emails requires the registration of the User, the Company will not be able to provide this type of communication without the prior specific consent of the User.


Data Processing Methods

The processing is carried out through automated tools (eg using electronic procedures and media) and manually (eg on paper) or using IT technological tools, without prejudice to the use of technical and organizational measures that ensure security and confidentiality. of data, in particular for the purpose of reducing the risks of accidental or illegal destruction, loss, modification and unauthorized disclosure or access to personal data or, more generally, any processing that does not respect the purposes of the collection of data.

Personal data will be processed by specifically authorized personnel and duly instructed by the owner for this purpose.


Data retention 

The personal data collected through the Site will be stored in a format that allows the identification of the User for a time not exceeding that necessary to fulfill the purposes for which the data were initially collected and, in any case, within the limits defined by the law and applicable regulations, as well as to assert or safeguard the rights of the data controller (in compliance with the retention periods and limitation provisions defined by law), where necessary.

If they are no longer necessary in the light of the above, the data will be deleted or made anonymous.


Communication to third parties

Personal data collected through the Site cannot be shared or disclosed to third parties without the prior specific consent of the User.

If the Company makes available to third party suppliers or partners (such as, for example, service providers, e-mail service managers, hosting providers, IT service companies, communication agencies) the data collected in order to allow the latter to provide certain services related to the purposes listed above or necessary to achieve them, it will be the responsibility of the data controller to designate these third parties responsible for the processing by virtue of their ability, experience and reliability, as well as provide them with specific instructions relating to data security. The updated list of designated data processors can be consulted at any time by sending a written request to the Company, as specified below.

However, it is understood that the User's personal data must be disclosed to third parties, such as public or judicial authorities, to comply with binding orders and requests and comply with the applicable legal provisions.


Transfer of personal data abroad

Your personal data will not be processed outside the European Economic Area.


Rights of interested parties

The User can exercise their rights at any time, including:

  1. access their personal data, obtain feedback on the purposes pursued by the data controller, the categories of data concerned, the subjects to whom such data may be communicated, the applicable retention period and the existence of automatic decision-making processes;
  2. obtain the immediate correction of their personal data deemed incorrect;
  3. obtain the deletion of data in the cases provided for by law;
  4. obtain limitations on processing, where permitted;
  5. request the portability of the data provided to the data controller, or the right to receive such data in a structured format, commonly used and readable by an automatic device, also to transmit such data to another data controller without impediments by the Company , in all cases provided for by the legislation in force;
  6. oppose the processing for direct marketing purposes;
  7. propose a complaint to the competent supervisory authority, or the Guarantor Authority for the protection of personal data.

In order to exercise the rights listed above and / or for any further information and / or clarification, send an email to [email protected].


Holder of the treatment

The data controller is Acciaierie d’Italia S.p.A., a duly incorporated company under Italian law, with headquarters in Viale Certosa 239 - 20151 Milan (MI).

To contact the data protection officer and the data controller, write to [email protected].


Policy update

The data controller reserves the right to modify and / or supplement this Privacy Policy at any time in order to implement new legal provisions and / or to include new services. Users are therefore invited to visit this page regularly.

The date of the latest revision of the most recent version of this Policy is shown below.


Last revision date: 23/06/2021