Last updated: March 2017
This Site is owned and operated by Synformulas GmbH, a German limited liability company, registered with the commercial register of the local court of Munich under HRB 199762. Our registered office is at Am Haag 14, 82166 Gräfelfing, Germany.
1. Information We Collect and Use
Synformulas GmbH may collect different kinds of information from you in different ways.
Voluntarily Provided Information.
In the course of visiting and using the Site, you may provide personal information, such as, for instance, your name, email address, address, phone number, credit card information, etc. You choose whether to disclose this information, but you may not be able to use certain portions of the Site without disclosing it.
Synformulas GmbH may collect some information, such as the URL from which you access the Site, your internet protocol address (“IP”) and how you browse our Site, automatically as you navigate the Site for administration and troubleshooting purposes and to improve your use and enjoyment of the Site.
We may also combine information we gather from you with information you have provided to Synformulas GmbH in another manner and/or information from third parties to, for example, verify contact or financial information.
2. Cookies and other Identifiers
Cookies and Web Beacons.
You can set your web browser to allow you to control whether you will accept or reject cookies or to notify you when a cookie is sent to your browser. The help section of your browser may tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting cookies.
Mobile Device IDs.
We may also use mobile device IDs (the unique identifier assigned to a device by the manufacturer), instead of cookies, to recognize you. We may do this to store your preferences and track your use of the Site. Unlike cookies, device IDs cannot be deleted. Device IDs may be used to track usage of the Site, track the number of pages displayed, measure performance and display content that is more relevant to you.
Purpose of Use.
3. How We Use Your Information
Some data we collect may possibly lead to your identification, but we do not use it to do so. Generally, we use information provided through the Site to enhance and personalize the Site, to communicate with you via email, to link you to third party websites to conduct transactions, to improve, administer, customize, and/or maintain the Site, to offer, market and advertise to you via the Site and/or through email and to carry out our obligations and enforce our rights. We may also use personal identifiers to recognize you when you arrive at our Site via an external link, for example such as a link appearing on a third party site or in an email we have presented to you. In addition, we may use non-personal information we collect for statistical purposes or to conduct market research and analysis for ourselves and for others. If we do so, we will maintain the anonymity of each individual user so that the person cannot be identified.
4. Your Right to Access and Correct Personal Information, Your Right of Cancellation
If you believe that the personal information we have in our system is not accurate, you have the right to have this information corrected, updated or deleted. Please note that your request to delete personal information is subject to any applicable legal and ethical reporting or document filing or retention obligations imposed on Synformulas GmbH.
You can also withdraw your consent to the use of your personal information in the future at any time.
Please send us an e-mail addressing your request.
5. Personal information and Minors
This Site is not intended for use by individuals under the age of 18. We will not knowingly collect, use or disclose personal information from a minor under the age of 18, without obtaining prior consent from a person with parental responsibility (e.g., a parent or guardian) through direct off-line contact. If we discover that any use our Site or registration is made by children under the age of 13, such use or registration will be immediately and permanently cancelled and removed from our Site without further notice.
Synformulas GmbH takes certain measures to protect the security of the information. The information is stored on servers protected by physical and network security, including keys, access codes and/or passwords. Access to the servers is restricted to authorized personnel who are trained in security policy and processes. While we take these measures, there is no guarantee that the Site is error free, interruption free or free from threat of outside attack, despite our efforts to safeguard your experience.
7. Third Party Sites
8. Cross Border Transfer
Your personal information, the database we store it at and its contents remain with Synformulas GmbH and stay with data processors or servers acting on our behalf and responsible to us. We or our agents will not transfer your personal data for use by third parties in any form whatsoever, unless we have obtained your consent or are legally required to do so.
We will retain control of and responsibility for the use of any personal data you disclose to us. Your personal information may be stored and processed or transferred in any country where we have facilities or service providers, and by using our Site or by providing consent to us (where required by law), you agree to the transfer of information to countries outside of your country of residence which may provide for different data protection rules than in your country.
10. Google Analytics
We use Google Analytics, a web analysis service by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses socalled “cookies”, text files, which will be stored on your computer and enable us to analyse how you use our website.
Information generated by cookies regarding your usage of the website is generally transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. If the IP anonymization tool is activated on this website, your IP address will, however, first be truncated by Google within the member states of the European Union or in other states party to the agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases the full IP address will be transmitted to the Google server in the USA and truncated from there. Google will use this information on behalf of the website operator to evaluate your use of the website, to draft reports on the website’s activities and to render other services connected to the use of the website and internet use for the website operator. Google will not associate the IP address transmitted from your browser within the scope of Google Analytics with other data from Google.
You can prevent the installation of cookies by adjusting your browser software accordingly; however, we would like to draw your attention to the fact that in this case you might possibly not be able to utilize all the functions of this website to the full extent. Furthermore, you can prevent the transmission of data generated by cookies regarding your usage of the website (including your IP address) to Google, as well as the processing of this data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plugin available through the following link http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.
11. Amazon Affiliate Program
We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com.
12. Contact Us
If you have any questions or concern, please contact us at:
Am Haag 14