GDPR and Cookie Policy


This Policy explains which of your personal data are collected by STERIFIT s.r.l. (hereinafter “we” or “STERIFIT“), for which purposes and how they are processed. You can also find below the necessary information to enforce your rights provided for by GDPR. Generally, we collect your personal data if you create an account on the website, when you use our services, when you email or call us or send us a message, when you use our websites and social media. We inform you that the personal data collected during such processes will be used in order to reply to your queries and to allow you to use the services provided by STERIFIT on its website, as specified below.

Who processes your data – Data Controller

STERIFIT S.r.l. (VAT and Tax Registration number 08969520967 ) with registered office in Via dei Martinitt, 3 Milano (MI) email:, is the Data Controller of the processing of your personal data operated on this website, necessary to provide you with the services accessible from the website consistently with the purposes and modalities indicated below.

Which data we use – type of processed data

For the purpose of providing you the STERIFIT services available on the website, as well as giving you customer assistance and reply to your queries, we process your personal data such as name, surname, email address and telephone number.

Where we collect your data – Data collection methods

Directly from you. For example, if you create an account, if you send us a query via email or through other communications means. If you do not communicate your data, we would not be able to reply to your queries or provide you with the information you wish to receive, we may not activate your account. Through the use of the website. We use analytical cookies to improve the functionalities of the website and make its use more efficient. To learn more, please see our Cookie Policy here.

Why and for how long we process your data – Purpose and legal basis of processing – Data retention period

To provide you with the services of our website, to give you information and assistance on STERIFIT’s services. The processing of your data is necessary to give you access to the website of STERIFIT, to respond to your requests and to assist you when you use our website. The legal basis of this processing is the legitimate interest of STERIFIT in interacting with its potential and current clients, suppliers and candidates. The retention period for such processing is equal to the period necessary to process your request (however, in case you fall into a specific category of data subjects, as for instance candidates or suppliers, purpose, legal basis and data retention period of the processing may be different and subject to specific policies you receive as specific data subject).
To activate your account on the website. The processing of your data is necessary to activate your account on the website and allow you to access to the customer’s reserved area. The legal basis of this processing is the fulfilment of pre-contractual measures that you may have requested and the need of STERIFIT to fulfill the contractual obligations in connections with your access to the reserved area on the website. The retention period of your data is equal to the period of activity of your account.
To prevent or assess unlawful conducts, to protect and enforce our rights. For example, we may use your data to prevent or prosecute infringements, including of our – and third parties’ – intellectual/industrial property rights, or to prevent or prosecute cybercrimes or crimes committed through the internet. The legal basis of such processing is the legitimate interest of STERIFIT to protect its rights and to prevent criminal offences. The retention period of your data is equal to the time reasonably necessary to enforce our rights from the moment we become aware of the offence or of its potential commission.
To send essential information concerning your account. We use your email to send you important information regarding the status of your account. The legal basis of this processing is the legitimate interest of STERIFIT to inform you about your user account. The retention period of data in connection with this processing is equal to the period necessary to carry out the abovementioned communications.
To let you interact with customer care operators. We may use your e-mail address or telephone number, as well as the name and/or postal address, to assist you in case you need help. The legal basis of this processing is the legitimate interest of STERIFIT in providing assistance to the customers of its website. The retention period of your data is equal to the period necessary to process your request (however, in case you fall into a specific category of data subjects, as for instance candidates or suppliers, purpose, legal basis and data retention period of the processing may be different in accordance with specific policies you shall receive).
We might also collect information regarding customer assistance or issues occurred to our service. To improve quality of customer care services, subject to applicable legislations, STERIFIT may also record and listen conversations with customer care operators. The legal basis of this processing is the legitimate interest of STERIFIT to improve the quality of the services provided to its customers.
To obtain information on the use of the website. When you browse our website, even when you do so without being registered or having logged in, the software procedures and the computer system controlling the functioning of the web applications acquire, during their normal operation, some data whose transmission is implicit in the use of Internet communication protocols.
This information is not collected to be associated with identified data subjects, but due to their very nature they could, through processings and associations with data held by the Data Controller or by third parties, allow users to be identified.
STERIFIT does not store such information and does not use it to idenify the users and their browsing habits on the website.
Therefore, the information exchanged when you use the website are not stored and are automatically erased at the end of each use session.
The legal basis of this processing is the legitimate interest of STERIFIT in communicating with its clients through the telematics networks.


What are cookies. Cookies are small text files that the websites visited by users send to their terminals, where they are stored before being re-transmitted to the same websites during subsequent visits. Cookies used by STERIFIT’s website and their purpose. The website uses cookies which have the functionality of enabling the proper functioning of some sections, for example to access to the reserved area of the website (“technical cookies”).
The first time you will visit the website, you will be asked to accept (or not accept) the cookies through a banner. You may refuse to accept all or some of the cookies or you may modify, also in the future, your computer settings in order to know when you receive cookies or to be able to deactivate the function of automatic acceptance of the cookies.
The website uses the following cookies categories:
Functional cookies, which allow to activate specific functionalities of the website and store your preferences (such as the language), in order to improve your browsing experience; the legal basis of the processing underlying the use of these cookies is STERIFIT legitimate interest in providing efficient and well-functioning services to its customers; the retention period of these cookies starts from the date they are enabled to the website until they are disabled.
How to deactivate technical cookies You can refuse the consent to use cookies by means of specific settings of your browser. Some functionalities of the website might not work properly if you refuse to use the cookies.
Here below you will find the links that explain how to deactivate the cookies from the most common browsers (for other browsers, if used, we suggest you to search for this option in the help section of the software, normally available through the F1 key):
Internet Explorer: click on the Settings button, then on Internet Option. Click on the Privacy tab and, in the settings, if you move the settings bar to the very top all the cookies will be blocked.
Google Chrome: click on the menu in the toolbar of the browser. Select Settings, click on advanced settings. In the “Privacy” tab, click on the Content Settings button. Deselect the button “Allow sites to save and read cookie data”.
Mozilla Firefox: click on the menu button and select Options. Select the Privacy tab. In History Settings: select “use personal settings”. To activate the cookies, mark “accept cookies from sites”; to deactivate the cookies, remove such mark.
Safari: click on the menu toolbar on “Safari”, then in “”Preferences”. Now click on “Privacy”, then on “Details” to select the website, then select “Remove”.
Safari on mobile devices, iPhone and iPad: “Settings” of the device, find “Safari” on the menu on the left, “Privacy and security”, manage Cookie options.
Alternatively, you can disable only the cookies of Google Analytics, by using the opt out extension provided by Google for the main browsers

Where are your data processed

The data processed through our website will be processed and stored at our offices and at the offices of our suppliers located in Italy.

With whom we share your data – recipients of the personal data

With STERIFIT’s service providers. STERIFIT uses third-party services (for instance server maintenance providers) that operate as data processors pursuant to agreements in compliance with art. 28 GDPR. These subjects acquire only the personal data necessary to fulfil their functions and may use them only for the purpose of performing these services on our behalf or to comply with the law. The updated list of third-party suppliers, operating as data processors pursuant to art. 28 GDPR, is available by sending a request to
With judicial or administrative authorities. Where we believe we have to do so to comply with an order from the judge or from an authority, or to comply with legal obligations or in order to protect us or third parties judicially, we may disclose your data to the Judicial Authority or to a Governmental Agency in Italy or the European Union.

The website and, more generally, the services provided for by STERIFIT are not intended for minors under the age of 16, who shall not, therefore, provide STERIFIT with their personal data. In the event that STERIFIT becomes aware that it has collected personal data from users under the age of 16, it will take the necessary steps to delete such information as soon as possible.

Your rights

In addition to managing your preferences on processing of your personal data in accordance with the previous paragraphs, you can contact STERIFIT to request access to your personal data, rectification, erasure of the same or restriction of the processing, to object to the processing and ask for the portability of your data; you can also revoke the consent at any time (this will not affect the lawfulness of the processing based on the consent given before the revocation).
When you exercise your right of access, you may request the copy, rectification or erasure of your data or restriction of the processing and the portability of your data, you may object to the processing and request to not being subject to an automated processing such as profiling (if ever adopted).
You have the right to lodge a complaint with the Authority for the Protection of Personal Data and to ask to the data controllers, at any time, information about the data processors and the persons authorized by the data controllers to process your data.
You can exercise your rights by contacting STERIFIT via email at or by writing to the address indicated above.

What do we do if we change this policy – update of the privacy policy

We may introduce changes to our privacy policy. We will notify you in relation to these changes by publishing an updated version on our website and by notifying you via email. The new privacy policy will have a different date than the one shown below. Please visit the website periodically for updates.

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