Cookie Policy

Cookie statement

We make use of cookies and similar techniques on this website. A cookie is a small file containing pages of this website. These cookies are sent to the hard drive of your computer by your browser. The information stored in the cookies can be returned to our servers or those of the relevant third parties if you decide to visit our website again.
  1. What is a cookie?
    A cookie is a small text file which a browser stores on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. When you return to a website or visit a website that uses the same cookie, this website recognizes the cookie and therefore your browsing device. Cookies can be used to collect information about visitors and their browsing behavior

    Cookies can be set directly by the website you are visiting (“first-party cookies”), or by a domain other than the one you are visiting (“third-party cookies”).

    Cookies that expire at the end of a browser session (normally when you exit your browser) are called ‘session cookies’. Cookies that can be stored for a longer period of time are called ‘persistent cookies’.?

  2. How do we use cookies?
    BDR Thermea uses functional and analytical cookies.

    Insofar as we collect personal data about you via cookies, we process these for the purposes stated in our privacy notice.

    Functional cookies
    These cookies are necessary for basic site functionalities and to ensure that our website operates properly. They are therefore directly set when you visit our website. No consent is required to set these cookies. These cookies remember your preferences as you use our website. They are also used to distribute the load on our servers, which keeps the site available, and for security purposes. The table below provides more information about these cookies

     Cookie name  Source Expiry Purpose
     ARRAffinity  Session Load balancing and routing
     ASP.NET_SessionId  Session Maintaining and anonymized user session
     SC_ANALYTICS_GLOBAL_COOKIE 10 years Recording site performance
     bdrCookie  Persistent Storing visitor’s cookie preferences
     bdr_CookieConsent  10 years Storing visitor’s cookie preferences
     bdrthermea#lang  Session Storing language preference
     __RequestVerificationToken  Session Enabling verification token in contact form
     Google Botguard  Session  Script used for contact form
     Google Tag Manager  Session Script used to manage cookie settings
     YouTube  Session Script used to embed YouTube-video without cookies

    Analytical Cookies
    These cookies are used to collect information about the way in which visitors use our website including information about the pages most visited and the number of error messages displayed. These cookies help us to improve our website. The table below contains information on what cookies we use for analytics purposes.

     Cookie name  Source  Expiry  Purpose
     _ga 2 years  Distinguishing users
     _gat 1 minute  Throttling request rate
     _gid 24 hours  Distinguishing users
     Google Universal Analytics (analytics.js) Session  Script used to measure how users interact with our website
  3. How do I manage cookies?
    By clicking on the ‘accept all cookies’ button when the cookie banner is shown, you consent to the use of all types of cookies described in this cookie statement. You can use the “your cookies settings” button to change the default cookie settings. 

    You can change your cookie preferences or withdraw your consent at any time by opening your Your cookie settings.
    You may need to refresh your page for your settings to take effect.

    Alternatively, most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and to delete cookies that are already placed, visit

    Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:
    Google Chrome
            -  Microsoft Edge
            -  Mozilla Firefox
            -  Microsoft Internet Explorer
            -  Opera
            -  Apple Safari

    To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer's website.
    Please be aware that if cookies are disabled, not all features of the site may operate as intended.

  4. Questions? 
    If you have any questions regarding the use of cookies on our website, please contact us at any time at

        This statement was last updated on November 6, 2019.