Privacy Statement

General

Trinova Biochem GmbH welcomes you as a visitor to our website and appreciates your interest in our products and services.
We are very serious about taking steps to protect your data and ensure data confidentiality, and to inform you about the items of data that are collected when visiting our website, and how we process and utilize this data.
Your personal information will be treated confidentially and in accordance with the statutory data protection rules [German DS-GVO (Datenschutz Grundverordnung) based on the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (EU) 2016/679] and this privacy statement.
We want to point out, that data transfer in the internet (e. g. communication per e-mail) may have security gaps. A complete data protection against access of third parties is not possible.

Responsible party
The responsible party in the sense of data protection legislation comprises Trinova Biochem GmbH, Giessen, Germany.

Regulatory authority
Regulatory authority for data protection rules (compliants office) is the data protection officer of the respective federal state, where Trinova Biochem has its registered office (Hessen, Germany).
Please find a list of respective data protection officer ("Landesdatenschutzbeauftrgte" Hessen) here.

Consent
By using our website, you agree to our conditions of use, and also to the collection, processing and use of your data as explained in the text that follows.
This privacy statement is updated regularly and modified as required to comply with changes to data protection legislation. You should therefore visit this page regularly in order to keep yourself informed of the current state of our privacy policy.
You may at any time withdraw your express permission for the collection, processing and use of your personal data you have given, by sending us a brief notification. Unless revoced, the legality of prior data processing remains uneffected from such a revocation.

SSL encryption
The data you enter on our website are protected from being accessed by third parties by the use of secure encryption techniques. SSL (Secure Socket Layer) ensures that your personal data can only be transferred over the internet in encrypted form and decrypted only by our servers. You can check you have a secure and encrypted connection with SSL by looking for the padlock symbol in the status bar on your browser and the URL address will change from "http://" to "https://".

Right to information, amendment, erasure and blocking
At all times you have the right to information, correction, deletion resp. blocking of your stored personal data. Should you have questions concerning personal data that were not able to be answered by this data privacy statement, please feel free to contact at any time the address given in our Imprint.

Objection advertising e-mails
The usage of contact data of Trinova Biochem, as published in the imprint, by third parties for the purpose of sending such advertising and information material which has not been explicitly requested is herewith prohibited. The owner of this website explicitly reserve the right to take legal action in the event that unrequested advertising material is sent, such as in the form of spam.

Data collection when visiting our website

Cookies
This website uses so-called cookies which help us to make our offer more user-friendly, more effective and safer. Cookies do not damage your computer and contain neither viruses nor other damaging tools. Cookies are small text files that are stored in the browser of the user or stored by the browser on the computer system of the user.
Most of the cookies we use are "session cookies" which are automatically deleted at the end of your visit, whereas "persistent cookies" remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach their expiry date. These cookies allow us to recognise your browser, when you use the website again.
However, on most web browsers you may change this setting to have your web browser either: (1) notify you prior to a web site placing a cookie on your hard drive so that you can decide whether or not to accept the cookie; or (2) automatically prevent the placing of a cookie on your hard drive. The deactivation or rejection of cookies may restrict the functionality of this website.

Server log files
The provider (specifically their web space provider) collects data, referred to as server log files, of each visit to the website. This access data encompasses: The name of the website visited, files, date and time of the request, the amount of data sent, notification of a successful retrieval, the user’s browser type and version, along with their operating system, referrer URL (that of the last site visited), their IP address and the requesting provider. This data can not be assigned to a specific person and will not be merged with other data sources. The provider only processes such protocol data in a statistical sense to help improve operations, security and to optimize their offer. However, the provider also reserves the right to subsequently check the data should reasonable suspicion of illegitimate usage arise. This data processing is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b DSGVO based on Art. 6 Abs. 1 lit. b Regulation(EU) 2016/679).

Contact form
Personal data submitted to us by means of the contact form provided on this website will exclusively be used to provide the information you requested and, if applicable, to respond to your inquiry. Apart from this, we do not pass on your contact details to third parties without your consent.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service and a promotional ads service. Provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
Google Analytics uses "cookies" which are text files that are placed in your computer to permit the website to analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie concerning your use of this website (including your anonymized IP address) will be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and saved there. This data processing is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO based on Art. 6 Abs. 1 lit. f Regulation(EU) 2016/679). The website owner has a legitimate interest to analyse user behaviour and characteristics in order to optimize the offered content and advertising.
For refusing the use of Google Analytics see: Browser plug-in / Oposition to data collection.
Further information how Google deals with user data can be found in the privacy statement of Google Analytics at: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en

IP-Anonymization
However, in the case of the activation of the IP anonymization on this website, your IP address will be previously abridged by Google within the Member States of the European Union or in other states which comply to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the US and abbreviated there. IP Anonymization is activated on this website; a localisation regarding privacy laws is not possible anymore. The website provider has charged Google with employing this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on the website activities and to provide other services connected with the use of the website and the Internet to Trinova Biochem. The IP address provided by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged together with any other Google data.
In light of the discussion about the use of analytics tools with full IP addresses, we would like to point out that this website uses Google Analytics with the extension "_anonymizeIp ()" and therefore IP addresses are shortened further in order to rule out a direct personal identification. You can prevent Google Analytics from collecting your data with future effect (see below: Browser plug-in).

Browser plug-in
You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.
In addition, you can prevent the collecting and processing of the data generated by a cookie related to your use of the website (including your IP address), as well as the processing of this data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en

Oposition to data collection
In case your are not consent with the processing of data about you by Google Analytics, yo can prevent that for the future: set an opt-out-cookie by clicking on the following link: Deactivate Google Analytics
Further information how Google deals with user data can be found in the privacy statement of Google Analytics at: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en

Contract data processing
We entered into a contract with Google for data processing and adhere closely to the strict criteria of the German data protection authority regarding the use of Google Analytics.

Demograhpic features of Google Analytics
This website uses the demograhphics feature of Google Analytics. As a result, reports can be created that contain statements on the age, gender and interests of the site visitors. This data comes from interest-based advertising from Google and third-party visitor data. This data can not be assigned to a specific person. You can disable this feature at any time trrough the ad settings in your Google Account or generally prohibit the collection of your data by Google Analytics as outlined in section: Browser plug-in / Oposition to data collection.

Google reCAPTCHA

We use Google reCAPTCHA on our website. Provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. reCAPTCHA checks if the data input on the website´s contact form is performed by a human or by an automated program. reCAPTCHA analyses the mode of action of website visitors on the basis of distinctive attributes (e.g. IP-Adress, length of stay on website or user´s mouse movements). This analysis starts as soon as the website visitor enters the website. The detected data are tansmitted to Google. reCAPTCHA–computer analysis completely pass off in the background. There is no notice for the website visitor. This data processing is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO based on Art. 6 Abs. 1 lit. f Regulation(EU) 2016/679). The website owner has a legitimate interest to protect his website content against abusive automated spying and SPAM.
Further information about Google reCAPTCHA and the Google privacy statement are provided under the following links: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/ and https://www.google.com/recaptcha/intro/android.html

Social media

On our website you can also find so-called "social plug-ins". These are the functions of the respective social network, which allows you to share, for example, content of our website with your friends on social networks, or to recommend this content to others. This use of social media plug-ins is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO based on Art. 6 Abs. 1 lit. b Regulation(EU) 2016/679) to give our online service a convenient look.
We are currently using social plug-ins for the following providers:

Twitter
Twitter is a microblogging service of the American company Twitter, Inc. (1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA.
If you are using one of our websites, which contains a Twitter button, your browser also establishes a direct connection to the servers of Twitter and loads the button from there. The information is sent to Twitter that trinova.de was called. Even if you are not logged in, Twitter can collect and store usage data as required. If you click the Twitter buttons at trinova.de and "tweet" information via the Twitter window that opens, the twittered information is submitted to Twitter. This information will be published in your Twitter user profile. We would like to point out that we, as a provider of the pages, have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data as well as their use by Twitter.
For more information please refer to the privacy policy of Twitter, which is available at https://twitter.com/privacy
You can change the privacy settings in your Twitter account via https://twitter.com/account/settings

LinkedIn
Our website uses functions from the LinkedIn network. Provider is the LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Each time you visit one of our pages that have LinkedIn, a connection to LinkedIn servers is set. LinkedIn is informed that you have visited our Internet pages with your IP address. When you click the "Recommend" button of LinkedIn and you are logged in to your LinkedIn account, it is possible to assign your visit to our website and to your user account. We would like to point out that as a provider of the pages we have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data as well as their use by LinkedIn.
For more information, see LinkedIn's privacy statement at https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy

YouTube
This website contains at least one plug-in from YouTube, which belongs to Google Inc., LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, USA.
As soon as you visit pages on our website featuring a YouTube plug-in, you will be connected to the servers of YouTube, which will be informed which particular page of our website you visited. If you are also logged in to your YouTube account, you would enable YouTube to link your browsing behaviour directly to your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your account first.
For information about the scope and purpose of data collection, the further processing and use of the data by YouTube and your rights and the settings you can configure to protect your privacy, please refer to the YouTube Data Protection Notice: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy

Newsletter database

If you would like to obtain our newsletter, we need your e-mail address as well as information that allows us to check that you are the owner of the email address providerd respectively that the holder of this e-mail address agrees to receive the newsletter. More data will not be collected. We do not pass these data to third parties and use them only for the puropse of sending the newsletter.
Your agreement to the storing of this data, the e-mail address as well as their use for sending you the newsletter can be withdrawn by you anytime - e.g. via "unsubscribe" link in the bottom of our newsletter.

Google Tag Manager

This website uses Google Tag Manager provided by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
Google Tag Manager is a solution that allows marketed website tags to be managed using an interface. The Tag Manager tool itself (which implements the tags) is a domain without cookies and does not register personal data. The tool causes other tags to be activated which may, for their part, register data under certain circumstances. Google Tag Manager does not access this information. If recording has been deactivated on domain or cookie level, this setting will remain in place for all tracking tags implemented with Google Tag Manager.

Google Web Fonts

This site uses so-called web fonts, provided by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA, for the uniform representation of fonts. When you call up a page, your browser loads the required web fonts into your browser cache to display texts and fonts correctly. For this purpose your browser needs to connect to Google´s server. As a result, Google gets the information that our website has been accessed by your IP address. The use of Google Web Fonts is in the interest of a consistent and attractive presentation of our online services. This constitutes a legitimate interest referring to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO based on the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (EU) 2016/679. If your browser does not support web fonts, a default font will be used by your computer.
For more information about Google Web Fonts, please refer to https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq and in the privacy policy of Google: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/

Source: www.e-recht24.de (Translation)