Information gathered through Google Analytics is used to analyse your use of the website, to compile reports about website traffic for the website operator and to provide other services associated with website and internet use.
Google may transmit this information to third parties if required by law or if third parties process this data on Google’s behalf. According to information from Google, Google does not connect the IP address transmitted by your browser within the scope of Google Analytics to other data stored by Google.
You can set your browser software to prevent these cookies from being installed; however, note that if you do so, you may not be able to use all of the functions on the Eawag website to their full extent.
Google offers a way to disable this service in the most commonly used browsers. If you enable this option, no information about your visit to the Eawag website will be transmitted to Google Analytics. However, enabling this option does not prevent information from being transmitted to Eawag or to other web analytics services that Eawag may happen to use. You can find more information about Google’s opt-out option and how to enable it by going to this link.