18/10/2023

Cookie Policy

1. Use of cookies

The first time you visit our website, you will be asked to consent to the use of cookies or to reject the use of some or all cookies. Please note that the use of functionality cookies does not require your consent as such cookies are necessary to ensure the functioning of our website. We encourage you to accept the use of cookies on our website as it helps us improve yours and other users’ experience on the website. If you reject the use of cookies, certain website features may not be available to you.

When you use our website, we do not record any information that can directly identify you, such as your name and address. We do, however, record information about how you navigate the website so that we may learn more about how our website is used, and we also record your IP address, which may indirectly identify you.

1.1 What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small text file sent to your browser from our website and stored on your computer, phone or other device that you use to access the Internet.

Please note, however, that the word “cookies” as used in this Cookie Policy and in the consent text on our website includes other forms of automated data collection as well, e.g. Flash cookies (locally shared object), HTML5, JavaScripts, or cookies placed using other forms of software. The word “cookies” also refers to information about MAC addresses and other information about your device.

Cookies come in two types: Session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies are units of information that are deleted when you close your browser. Persistent cookies are units of information that are saved on your computer until deleted. Persistent cookies will delete themselves after a certain period but will be renewed each time you visit our website. Burnblock uses both session and persistent cookies. You can read more about what specific cookies we use in the Cookie Declaration below.

1.2 Purpose of cookies

Cookies can be used for a variety of purposes but are mainly used to store information about your activity on the internet. Cookies contain information that can later be read by a server on the Internet domain that issued the cookie. This means that the relevant website will remember you the next time you visit it.

We use cookies on the website for the purposes of improving your user experience and our products, providing, and improving functionality, generating statistics, analyzing the performance of the website, remembering your preferences, marketing our services, tracking your geographical location, and customizing our social media ads. The advantage for you is that you will save time the next time you visit the website as you will not have to enter the same information again, and the content will be adapted to your preferences.

1.3 For how long are cookies stored?

Cookies delete themselves after periods of varying lengths but are automatically updated when you visit our website again. Information about your online behavior, including cookies, will be deleted at different intervals, see the Cookie Declaration below for details.

1.4 Third party cookies

In order to further develop and improve the website, we use cookies from certain third parties. The purposes are compilation of statistics and analysis of online behavior. The third parties place the cookies on your computer and compile the statistics, etc., on our behalf. The third parties are identified in the Cookie Declaration below.

1.5 Cookie Declaration

The Cookie Declaration was last updated on 04.12.2023 by Cookiebot™:

Name of cookie ProviderPurposeTypeStorage period (days)
 stg_debugburnblock.comChecks whether a technical debugger-cookie is present.Necessary-1
stg_externalReferrerburnblock.comRegisters how the user has reached the website to enable pay-out of referral commission fees to partners.Marketing-1
stg_last_interactionburnblock.comSets a timestamp for when the visitor entered the website. This is used for analytical purposes on the website.Statistics364
_pk_id#burnblock.comCollects statistics on the user’s visits to the website, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been read.Statistics392
_pk_ses#burnblock.comUsed by Piwik Analytics Platform to track page requests from the visitor during the session.Statistics0
ppms_privacy_#GUID#burnblock.comDetermines whether the user has accepted the cookie consent box.Statistics364
CookieConsentburnblock.comStores the user’s cookie consent state for the current domainNecessary365
pvtmedburnblock.comRegisters whether the user is logged in. This allows the website owner to make parts of the website inaccessible, based on the user’s log-in status.Preferences0
wpEmojiSettingsSupportsburnblock.comThis cookie is part of a bundle of cookies which serve the purpose of content delivery and presentation. The cookies keep the correct state of font, blog/picture sliders, color themes and other website settings.NecessaryPresistent
TESTCOOKIESENABLEDyoutube.comUsed to track user’s interaction with embedded content.Marketing0
remote_sidyoutube.comNecessary for the implementation and functionality of YouTube video-content on the website. Marketing-19664
LAST_RESULT_ENTRY_KEYyoutube.comUsed to track user’s interaction with embedded content.Marketing-19664
YSCyoutube.comRegisters a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seen.Marketing-19695
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVEyoutube.comTries to estimate the users’ bandwidth on pages with integrated YouTube videos.Marketing179
VISITOR_PRIVACY_METADATAyoutube.comStores the user’s cookie consent state for the current domainNecessary179
CONSENTyoutube.comUsed to detect if the visitor has accepted the marketing category in the cookie banner. This cookie is necessary for GDPR-compliance of the website. Necessary729
yt-remote-device-idyoutube.comStores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video.MarketingPresistent
yt-remote-cast-installedyoutube.comStores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube videoMarketingPresistent
yt-remote-cast-availableyoutube.comStores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube videoMarketingPresistent
yt-remote-session-appyoutube.comStores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube videoMarketingPresistent
yt-remote-session-nameyoutube.comStores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube videoMarketingPresistent
yt-remote-fast-check-periodyoutube.comStores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube videoMarketingPresistent
yt-remote-connected-devicesyoutube.comStores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube videoMarketingPresistent
YtIdbMeta#databasesyoutube.comUsed to track user’s interaction with embedded content.MarketingPresistent
LogsDatabaseV2:V#||LogsRequestsStoreyoutube.com MarketingPresistent
NIDGoogle.comRegisters a unique ID that identifies a returning user’s device. The ID is used for targeted ads.Marketing 
nextIdyoutube.comUsed to track user’s interaction with embedded content.Marketing-19664
requestsyoutube.comUsed to track user’s interaction with embedded content.Marketing-19664
yt.innertube::nextIdyoutube.comRegisters a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seen.MarketingPresistent
ytidb::LAST_RESULT_ENTRY_KEYyoutube.comUsed to track user’s interaction with embedded content.MarketingPresistent
#URL#static.fliphtml5.comNecessary for the implementation of Instagram picture-gallery onto the website.Marketing 
logtracking_guidstatic.fliphtml5.comRegisters whether the user is logged in. This allows the website owner to make parts of the website inaccessible, based on the user’s log-in status. PreferencesPresistent
1.gifimgsct.cookiebot.comUsed to count the number of sessions to the website, necessary for optimizing CMP product delivery.NecessaryPresistent

1.6 Opting out of cookies

You can always refuse or opt out of having cookies placed on your computer by changing your browser settings or by visiting our cookie banner here www.burnblock.com.

However, please know that if you do so there will be many features and services on our website that you will not be able to use because they require that the website remembers the choices you make.

Cookies that you have previously accepted can be easily deleted afterwards. If you are using a computer with a new or fairly new browser, you can delete your cookies using shortcut keys CTRL + SHIFT + Delete. If the shortcut keys do not work, and/or if you are using a MAC, please first find out which browser you are using and then click on the relevant links with instructions on how to opt out of cookies:

Please note that you must delete cookies in all your browsers if you are using more than one browser.

Last changed: 06.12.2023