Research for infection protection

Privacy Policy of the BODE SCIENCE CENTER

Last update: 02/2014


The BODE SCIENCE CENTER is pleased about your visit to this website and your interest in our products and services. The protection of your data is a great concern to us and we want you to feel safe and secure while browsing through our website.

In the following, we will explain which information are collected during your visit and how these information are used.

We will only collect, process or use personal data (individual details about personal or factual circumstances of a specific or identifiable person) to the extent required for the performance of such telemedia services, or if you as user of this website have given your explicit consent. You have the right to revoke your consent to future collection, processing and use of your data at any time by sending a message to datenschutz[at]bode-chemie.de.


Details:

IP addresses
We will not store any IP addresses in conjunction with the use of our website. After the end of the visit to our website, we will either delete IP addresses or make them anonymous, i.e. only the first four characters of the IP address will be stored for statistical purposes without personal reference.

Google Analytics

This website uses technology of Google Inc. to collect and store data for marketing and optimisation purposes (“Google Analytics”). Google Analytics is a service by Google Inc. (“Google”), Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, US. Detailed information on the functions of the individual plugins and their appearance you will receive at https://developers.google.com/analytics/.
This data may be used to create user profiles under a pseudonym which may be submitted to Google Inc. This may require using cookies. Cookies are small text files that are stored in the user’s local browser cache. This enables to identify and track the web browser. The data collected using Google technologies is not used to identify website visitors personally without their express consent or to associate personal data with the person to whom the pseudonym refers.
The data collection and storage by Google can be revoked at any time with effect for the future. You have the possibility to deactivate Google Analytics. Please follow this link and the procedure described there: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

Use of Cookies
We use cookies to personalise and enhance your experience on our website and to collect statistical data on the use of our site. A “cookie” is a text file sent by a web server to your web browser, and is stored locally by the browser on your computer. This particularly enables the web server to identify and track the web browser. Our website’s cookies do not collect any personal data on you or your use of this website. You may refuse the use of cookies or delete them respectively by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser software or deleting the cookies from your hard drive. See your web browser’s help menu for details.


Disclosure to Third Parties and Use of Data
We only use your personal data to the extent permitted by law. In particular, your data are not sold, leased or exchanged. Your data is used for advertising only in case you have given your explicit consent to such use or if there is an existing business relationship between your company and the BODE SCIENCE CENTER and the legal requirements of Art. 7 para. 3 of the German Act against Unfair Competition are met.


Entering Data into an Online Form

When entering data into a web form on our website and submitting it to us, you agree that we process and use your submitted data to the extent required for the respective purpose. The contents of the respective web form (e.g. request of information materials, use for advertising) determine the purpose of use. You have the right to access your personal data held by us, receive information on their use, and revoke your consent to future collection, processing and use of your data at any time by sending a message to datenschutz[at]bode-chemie.de.

Use of Social Plugins

Facebook
On our website, we use social plugins (“plugins”) of the social network facebook.com operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, US (“Facebook”). The plugins are recognisable by the Facebook logo or by the addition of "Facebook Social Plugin".
On visiting a website containing a plugin, the user’s browser connects to the Facebook servers directly. The plugin’s content is sent to your browser directly from Facebook and is then integrated into the website.
Facebook will receive the information from the plugin that the user accessed that website. If the user is logged into the Facebook account, Facebook is able to assign the visit to the specific Facebook account. Should you interact with the plugin, for example click the “Like” button or leave a comment, your browser will directly send this information to Facebook; the information will be stored there.
For information regarding the purpose and scope of data collection and procession by Facebook and the respective rights and setting options for protecting privacy please read Facebook’s Privacy Statement at https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/.
If you do not want Facebook to collect data via our website and link them to your member data stored by Facebook, log out from Facebook before visiting our website.


Google+ Button
Our website uses the “+1” button of the Google Plus social network, operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, US (“Google”). The button can be recognised by the “+1” icon.
On visiting a website containing such a button, the user’s browser establishes a direct connection to the Google servers. The “+1” button’s content is sent to your browser directly from Google and is then integrated into the website. For information regarding the purpose and scope of data collection and procession by Google and the respective rights and setting options for protecting privacy please read Google’s Privacy Statement on the “+1” button at http://www.google.com/+/learnmore/+1/ and the FAQ at http://www.google.com/intl/de/+1/button/.


Privacy statement for the use of Twitter

This website uses Twitter functions offered by Twitter Inc., 1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. With the use of Twitter and the "retweet" function the webpages you visit will be linked to your Twitter account and made known to other users. Data are also transferred to Twitter. As the operator of this website, we expressly point out that we receive no information on the content of the transmitted data or its use by Twitter. For more information on Twitter's data privacy statement, please go to http://twitter.com/privacy.

To modify your privacy preferences on Twitter, go to: http://twitter.com/account/settings.


Responsible entity with respect to the German Data Protection Act:
BODE Chemie GmbH
Melanchthonstraße 27
22525 Hamburg

Email: datenschutz[at]bode-chemie.de