2. What kind of data is collected and how is it used?
2.1 Data collection by this website
Whenever a user accesses the website, the user’s internet browser automatically transfers the following data to Syntropy’s web server for technical reasons:
This data is collected, processed and used for the purpose of enabling the use of the website (connection setup), system security and technical administration of the network infrastructure. A comparison with other databases or a transfer to third parties, also in excerpts, does not take place. The legal basis for processing is Art. 6 para. 1 b GDPR.
The data collected as part of the voluntary entries under “Contacts & Service” will be used and processed exclusively for the purpose of processing the enquiry and to carry out the services you may have requested.
2.2 Use of Google Analytics
You can prevent Google Analytics from collecting data on your subsequent visits of this website by clicking on the following link: Prevent tracking.
For more information on terms of usage and privacy, please visit http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/de.html or https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/. Please note that on the website Google Analytics has been extended by the code “anonymizeIp” in order to guarantee an anonymous registration of IP addresses (so-called IP masking).
3. Which cookies are used?
The legal basis for processing is Art. 6 para. 1 f GDPR, whereby Syntropy’s authorization arises from the fact that, on the one hand, Syntropy has an interest in evaluating the website data for purposes of website optimization and, on the other hand, a concerned person can reasonably foresee at the time when the personal data is collected and in view of the circumstances under which it is carried out (in particular the above-mentioned measures) that it will possibly be processed for this purpose.
|Purpose of the cookie and information collected
|Used as a test cookie to check whether the browser allows the setting of cookies. It does not contain any identifying information.
|Contains a randomly generated user ID. Using this ID, Google can recognize the user across different websites and display personalized advertising.
|Used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a customer identifier. It is included in every page request on a website and is used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for website analytics reports.
|Used to throttle the request rate and limit data collection on high-volume websites.
|Used by Google AdSense to track the advertising effectiveness of ads.
|This cookie contains a randomly generated user ID. This ID allows Google Analytics to recognize returning users to this website and merges data from previous visits.
4. Is other personal data collected and processed?
We collect and process your personal data only if you request certain services and we need your data for this purpose or if you have voluntarily given us your express consent. The legal basis for processing is Art. 6 Para. 1 b GDPR and Art. 6 Para. 1 a GDPR.
You can do this, for example, by completing a registration form or sending us an email, ordering products or services, submitting inquiries to us, requesting materials or registering. Unless otherwise required by law, we will only use your personal data for the purposes for which you have given your consent. For special services such as newsletters, sweepstakes, etc. the respective special data protection provisions apply.
5. Will my data be transferred to third parties e. g. authorities?
At Syntropy, those bodies within Syntropy receive your data that are required to fulfill our contractual and legal obligations. Some data must be disclosed under strict contractual and legal requirements:
Beyond this, we do not transfer data to third parties unless you have given your express consent, the transfer is obviously necessary for the provision of an offer or service requested by you or this is provided for by law. We also do not intend to transfer your data beyond this to a third country or international organization.
6. How long will my data be stored?
We store data for as long as it is legally necessary or necessary for the provision of the service requested by you, or as long as it has been agreed upon in a declaration of consent.
7. Do I have a right to information and rectification of my stored data? What other rights do I have with regard to my stored data?
You may at any time and free of charge request information about the scope, origin and recipients of the stored data as well as the purpose of the storage; in addition, you have the right to rectification, erasure or restriction of the processing of your data in accordance with data protection regulations, a right to object to the processing as well as a right to data portability. Please note that there is a right of appeal to a supervisory authority.
11. What is the California Consumer Privacy Act and is it applicable?
Please see https://www.sigmaaldrich.com/help-welcome/registration/privacy-policy/california-consumer-privacy-act.html