Privacy Policy

The idd3 (hereafter referred to as “idd3”, “We”, “Us”, or “Our”) is committed to transparency towards users of its online resources to which the Privacy policy is applied. Policy defines how we collect, use, and share information about you (“user”).

By using idd3’s online resources that link to this Policy you are subject to the terms and conditions of this Policy.

This Policy covers the information we collect about you when you use our products, services, and online resources, or otherwise interact with idd3, unless a different privacy policy is displayed. This policy also explains your choices about how we use information about you. Your choices include how you can object to certain uses of information about you and how you can access and update certain information about you. If you do not agree with this policy, do not access or use our products, services, online resources, or interact with any other aspect of our business.

Information We Collect

We collect information about you when you provide it to us, when you use our Services, and when other sources provide it to us, as further described below.

Information You Provide to Us

We may collect information directly from you if you use our products, services, online resources, or interact with us. This information may include the following, depending on how you interact with idd3:

• Contact details, such as your name, email address, postal address, telephone number, and social media handle;

• Demographic information, such as your age, gender, and educational, professional or other background information;

•Educational, professional, or other interests.

Information We Recieve from Other Sources

idd3 may receive information about you from third parties such as: academic institutions; journal owners, societies and similar organizations; search information providers; third parties who may recommend you as a potential author, reviewer, editor or contributor

idd3 may also receive information about you from publicly accessible content, such as public databases or social media platforms. When we do collect publicly available data about you, we will honor this Privacy Policy when we store and process it.

Use of Your Information

Depending on how you interact with Us, and with your prior consent where necessary, We may use your personal data for purposes of:

• Performing any contract or other transaction we enter into with you;

• Providing, activating, managing and supporting our products or services;

• Notifying you about changes or updates to our Sites, products, or services;

• Communicating with you;

• Complying with our legal or regulatory obligations.

In addition, we may use your personal data for other purposes that we may notify you of from time to time where we have a legitimate business interest, your prior consent, or another lawful basis to do so.

Sharing of Your Information

We may share your information when you elect to publish with us on the basis of Open Access by freely sharing all scientific content and information associated with that content

Retention of Your Information

We retain your personal data for as long as necessary to carry out the purposes described above and for any additional period that may be required by law.

Security of Your Information

When you give us personal information, we take steps to ensure that it is treated securely. Any sensitive information is encrypted and protected. Once we receive your information, we will take all necessary precautions to ensure its security in our systems.

Links to Third-Party Websites

idd3’s products, services and online resources may include links to third-party websites not owned by idd3. When using such links, please be aware that any third-party website is subject to its own privacy and data protection policies and is not covered by this Privacy Policy.

Children and Adolescents

The Services are not directed to individuals under 16. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children and adolescents under 16. If we become aware that a child or adolescent under 16 has provided us with personal information, we will take steps to delete such information. If you become aware that a child or adolescent has provided us with personal information, please contact us.

Updates to Our Privacy Policy

We periodically update our Privacy Policy. Any changes to the Privacy Policy will be posted on this page and will become effective immediately. If we make a material change in the way we collect, use or share your personal data, we will post a prominent notice or provide other notice as required by law. We encourage you to periodically review this page for the latest information on our privacy practices.

Cookie Policy

This Cookie Policy explains what cookies are and how we use them, the types of cookies we use i.e, the information we collect using cookies and how that information is used, and how to control the cookie preferences. For further information on how we use, store, and keep your personal data secure, see our Privacy Policy.

You can at any time change or withdraw your consent from the Cookie Declaration on our website

Learn more about who we are, how you can contact us, and how we process personal data in our Privacy Policy.

Your consent applies to the following domains:

When we provide services, we want to make them easy, useful, and reliable. Where services are delivered on the Internet, this sometimes involves placing small amounts of information on your device, for example, computer or mobile phone. These include small files known as cookies. They cannot be used to identify you personally.

These pieces of information are used to improve services for you through (for example):

  • Enabling a service to recognize your device so you don’t have to give the same information several times during one task
  • Recognizing that you may already have given a username and password so you don’t need to do it for every web page requested
  • Measuring how many people are using services, so they can be made easier to use and there’s enough capacity to ensure they are fast

If you do not accept cookies you will be unable to use this website. You can, however, manage these small files yourself and learn more about them through HTTP Cookie definition at Wikipedia.

Advertising space on certain parts of the Site is managed and sold by a third party advertising broker. That broker uses cookies, beacons and other technologies in order to better target messages. When you click on an advertisement, you will leave our website and go to another site. We have no control over, and this Privacy Policy does not apply to, any third party sites or content or to any collection of data after you click on an advertisement or link to a third party site.


Cookies are small text files that are used to store small pieces of information. They are stored on your device when the website is loaded on your browser. These cookies help us make the website function properly, make it more secure, provide better user experience, and understand how the website performs and to analyze what works and where it needs improvement.

Use of cookies

As most of the online services, our website uses first-party and third-party cookies for several purposes. First-party cookies are mostly necessary for the website to function the right way, and they do not collect any of your personally identifiable data.

The third-party cookies used on our website are mainly for understanding how the website performs, how you interact with our website, keeping our services secure, providing advertisements that are relevant to you, and all in all providing you with a better and improved user experience and help speed up your future interactions with our website.

Important information about this list of cookies. This list is not yet complete. It will be updated as further information is gathered from companies we work with.

Cookies for measuring use of services. By understanding how people use Textile & Leather Review, we can improve the information provided. This also ensures that the service is available when you want it and fast. We use a number of different methods of gathering this data; see below for details:

Title of cookie Purpose of cookie Type of cookie Does the cookie link to other data the provider hold on the individual? Lifespan of cookie First part/third party
JSESSIONID Performance optimization Performance optimization & currently also used to collect information on how site is used by user. Yes, but only temporarily Session First party
MAID Targeting relevant content/services Customization Yes 300 days First party
SERVER Performance optimization Performance optimization & currently also used to collect information on how site is used by user. Yes Session First party
__utma User tracking: analytics Google Analytics Yes 2 years Third party
__utmb User tracking: analytics Google Analytics Yes 20 minutes Third party
__utmc User tracking: analytics Google Analytics Yes Session Third party
__utmz User tracking: analytics Google Analytics Yes 180 days Third party
AUTO_SIGNIN “Remember me” Set when the user explicitly requests that the website “remember me” Yes 1 year First party

Types of cookies we use

Essential: Some cookies are essential for you to be able to experience the full functionality of our site. They allow us to maintain user sessions and prevent any security threats. They do not collect or store any personal information. For example, these cookies allow you to log-in to your account and add products to your basket, and checkout securely.

Statistics: These cookies store information like the number of visitors to the website, the number of unique visitors, which pages of the website have been visited, the source of the visit, etc. These data help us understand and analyze how well the website performs and where it needs improvement.

The information stored in these cookies may also be used by the third-party ad providers to show you ads on other websites on the browser as well.