What is a cookie and how does it work?

A cookie is a small amount of data, which often includes a unique identifier that is sent to your computer, tablet or mobile phone (referred to here as a “device”) browser from a website’s server and is stored on your device’s hard drive.

The cookie will be sent back to the server at your next visit of the website. The website will then recognize your specific browser-device combination. Many websites do this because cookies enable website publishers to find out whether the device (and probably its user) has visited the website before and to tailor the website to the users’ preferences (such as language).

Types of cookies

The law distinguishes functional cookies from other cookies.

Functional cookies are cookies that are necessary for the optimal functionality of a website. These cookies have the sole purpose of carrying out the transmission of communication over an electronic network or are strictly necessary for the provision of an information service requested by the user. Examples include cookies that remember the items in an online shopping basket, or cookies that can remember login details.

Analytic cookies are cookies that collect anonymous statistical information on the use of the website in order to improve websites functionalities. Examples include cookies that collect information of the amount of visitors on a website, or the amount of time that a visitor spends on a website.

First party cookies, InDex Pharmaceuticals website only uses first party cookies, which can only be read by this site.

How do we use cookies?

We uses the following cookie:

Analytic cookies. Our website uses cookies in order to understand what parts of our website are most interesting to our users. Our website uses analytic cookies for the following purposes:

  • Keep track on the amount of visitors on our websites
  • Keep track on the types of content viewed and documents downloaded
  • Monitor site errors

How to manage and delete cookies

If you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by the InDex Pharmaceuticals website, or any other website, you can do this through your browser settings.