Privacy Policy2019-04-08T13:36:07+02:00

Privacy policy

  1. Responsible for the treatment
  2. Finality of the treatment
  3. Duration
  4. Legitimation of the treatment
  5. Place where the information is stored
  6. Cession and transfer
  7. Rights of the persons concerned
  8. Rights
  9. Security
  10. Cookies
  11. Changes in the present privacy policy


1.-Responsible for the treatment

Institut de Recerca i Tecnologies Agroalimentàries (en adelante IRTA)
Datos de contacto de IRTA: Torre Marimon, Ctra. C-59, km. 12,1 Caldes de Montbui (08140), Barcelona, NIF Q-5855049-B, teléfono: 93 467 40 40.
Contacto del delegado de protección de datos:

Basis for treatment:

  • Consent of the owner of the data to manage the requests related to the active call according to the period.

IRTA, as responsible for the web site, in accordance with the provisions of Regulation (EU) 2016/679, of April 27, concerning the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data (hereinafter , “RGPD”), and Law 34/2002, of July 11, on services of the information society and electronic commerce (LSSICE), informs you that it has implemented the necessary security measures, of a technical and organizational nature , to guarantee and protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of the data entered.


2.-Finality of the treatment

Your personal data will only be used for the following purposes, depending on the functionalities of the web site with which you have interacted and provided your personal data:

  • Manage the request for information sent through the contact form.
  • Manage access requests sent from the access request platform.

We will not treat your personal data for any other purpose than those described here except by legal obligation or judicial requirement.



The data corresponding to section a) above will be kept as long as the owner does not express his desire to cancel them.

The data corresponding to section b) above will be kept for the time necessary for the purpose of carrying out the activity.


4.-Legitimation of the treatment

The legal basis for the treatment is the consent of the interested party and, if applicable, the derivative of the provision of a service.


5.Place where information is stored

The information provided is stored on the servers of IRTA or of suppliers and companies in charge of processing data that servers have in the territory of the European Union or are covered by the Privacy Shield.


6.Assignment and transfer

The data provided can be assigned to public sector bodies and companies of the Generalitat and companies in charge of data processing (such as service providers: communications sending services, messaging services, agencies, generation services for similar audiences, etc.). ), even to companies in the EU.

International transfers may also take place outside the EU in accordance with the regime of authorization and prior notification established by current regulations:

  • to countries or companies that have the recognition of the European Commission to provide an adequate level of protection;
  • or to countries that do not offer adequate protection, but the transfers are governed by the standardized contractual clauses of the European Commission.


7.Rights of interested persons

You can request the exercise of the following rights before IRTA by submitting a letter to the postal address of the head office or sending an email to and attaching a photocopy of the DNI or any other similar document in law, as indicated by law .



Right of access: allows the interested party to know and obtain information about their personal data undergoing treatment.

Right to rectification or deletion: allows to correct errors and modify data that is inaccurate or incomplete.

Cancellation right: allows data to be deleted that they are inadequate or excessive.

Opposition right: right of the interested party to that the treatment of their personal data is not carried out or their treatment is stopped.

Limitation of the treatment: it involves the marking of the personal data kept, with the purpose of Limit your future treatment.

Data portability: facilitation of the data subject of treatment to the interested party, so that he can transmit it to another responsible without impediments.

Right not to be the subject of automated individual decisions with respect to which the interested party has not expressed his consent (including profiling).

Right not to be the subject of a decision based on the automated treatment that produces effects or significantly affects.

Right to withdraw the consent given at any time. The interested party also has the right to submit a claim to the supervisory authority if it considers that their rights may have been violated with respect to the protection of their data.



IRTA, in response to the trust placed and taking into account the importance in terms of protection and confidentiality required by the user’s personal data, informs you that it has adopted all the necessary technical and organizational measures to safeguard its security, as required The current regulations that regulate the regulation of security means of files containing personal data.



Cookies or cookies are text files that are downloaded to the user’s terminal equipment (computer, tablet, mobile phone, etc.), stored in the memory of your browser and which store information about habits, preferences and behaviors of Internet users who visit a web page. The data contained in the cookies can be analyzed by IRTA to improve the usability of the websites and offer more personalized information and services. The browsing data recovered by the cookies are anonymous and do not They are associated with no person. Personal information must be provided to IRTA explicitly by the user. The user can delete or deactivate the cookies from the configuration of the browsers. In this case, the website will continue to be operative, but without the advantages of personalization. For more details on the use, management and configuration of cookies from browsers, it is recommended to consult the web



11.Changes in Privacy Policy

IRTA reserves the right to modify this policy to adapt it to new legislation or jurisprudence.