In ARCHROMA, the security and privacy of personal data (“Personal Data”) is paramount to our business. ARCHROMA recognizes and respects your online privacy.
This privacy statement applies to information collected through our websites (the “Site” or “Sites”) and it does not apply to information collected through other means (e.g. other websites), or to information collected on any other company or third-party site regardless of whether such site links to or is accessible from our Sites.
Collection and Use of Information
When you visit and access our Site, the following data is automatically stored in log files: Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, date, time, browser request and general information on your operating system and browser. This information may be used to improve the content and usefulness of this Site, to understand your usage of the Site and to customize content based on your usage.
“Site usage information” includes, but is not limited to: (i) your browser type, device type, carrier (if applicable), device address, operating system, operating system address, IP address and the domain name from which you accessed a Site; (ii) information about your region, continent, country, city, postal code, time zone, and general location; and (iii) information about your browsing activities on and through a Site (also known as “click stream” data), such as (a) the date and time you visit one of the Sites; (b) the areas or pages of a Site that you visit; (c) the amount of time you spend viewing a Site or specific areas of a Site; (d) the number of times you return to a Site or a specific area of a Site; (e) the web sites or pages you visited prior to visiting a Site; (f) the websites or pages you visit after you leave a Site; (g) searches you have performed on the Site and on other websites that led you to our Site; (h) social plug-ins with which you have interacted on our Site; and (j) other similar Site usage data.
In addition to the technical data noted above, you may provide Personal Data through various forms to inquire about or receive ARCHROMA informational and other material. In each case your Personal Data will be used to fulfill your request (e.g. placing an enquiry or order, signing up for a newsletter) In addition, you are given the option to select (i.e., “opt-in”) to receive marketing communications. If you do so, your Personal Data including your usage of our websites will be used to customize and deliver future communications through email.
This usage data forms the basis for statistical, impersonal evaluations for the purpose of tracking trends so that ARCHROMA can improve the information on offer.
When you choose to make contact with us, your e-mail address will be stored in a separate database not connected with the anonymous log files.
You may notify ARCHROMA in writing if you do not wish to be marketed to by ARCHROMA at the contact address below.
By providing Personal Data to us, you consent to the collection and use of the Personal Data in accordance with this Privacy Statement.
Disclosures of Information
Your Personal Data will be shared within the ARCHROMA group of affiliate companies globally. Your Personal Data may be disclosed to answer your inquiry or to fulfill the purposes of our Sites. It may be given to service providers to process the information on ARCHROMA’s behalf. In any case, Personal Data is only disclosed to those entities with a legitimate business reason to access the information. Notwithstanding the above disclosures, Personal Data is disclosed only when required, or permitted by law, or according to relevant corporate policies.
ARCHROMA may also disclose Personal Data in response to enquiries by public authorities.
Third party websites
ARCHROMA does not want to collect or maintain information from those under the age of 13. No part of this Site is structured to attract anyone under the age of 13. By using this Site, you represent that you are not less than 13 years of age.
Contacting ARCHROMA To make a request to access, rectify or delete your Personal Data or for additional information about this privacy statement, please contact:
Archroma Management GmbH
4153 Reinach BL
Changes and Modifications
ARCHROMA reserves the right to change or replace this Privacy Statement at any time. Changes will be posted here before the new Statement becomes effective. Please review this page periodically to remain apprised of ARCHROMA’s current policies and practices.
This information corresponds to the present state of our knowledge and is intended as a general description of our products and their possible applications. Archroma makes no warranties, express or implied, as to the information’s accuracy, adequacy, sufficiency or freedom from defect and assumes no liability in connection with any use of this information. Any user of this product is responsible for determining the suitability of Archroma’s products for its particular application. * Nothing included in this information waives any of Archroma’s General Terms and Conditions of Sale, which control unless it agrees otherwise in writing. Any existing intellectual/industrial property rights must be observed. Due to possible changes in our products and applicable national and international regulations and laws, the status of our products could change. Material Safety Data Sheets providing safety precautions, that should be observed when handling or storing Archroma products, are available upon request and are provided in compliance with applicable law. You should obtain and review the applicable Material Safety Data Sheet information before handling any of these products. For additional information, please contact Archroma. *For sales to customers located within the United States and Canada the following applies in addition: NO EXPRESS OR IMPLIED
WARRANTY IS MADE OF THE MERCHANTABILITY, SUITABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR OTHERWISE OF ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE.
Last Revised: 12.4.2018
COOKIES AND SIMILAR TECHNOLOGIES
A “cookie” is a small data file that is sent to your web browser and placed on your computer or device when you access a website. The cookies are then able to track your activities on the Sites and across websites. Cookies also allow us (and our service providers) to: track your activities on the Sites; track clicks, purchases and conversion; recognize your computer or device so that you are able to save your preferences; deliver customized content, messages and advertising to you; optimize and measure the effectiveness of our advertising and emails; provide and enhance Site security and fraud detection; otherwise enhance, monitor and analyze Site usage; conduct research to improve our content, merchandise and services; and personalize your experience on the Sites.
Most web browsers enable you to decline or block cookies (check the “Help” or “Settings” menus of your browser to learn more). While you are free to decline cookies, doing so may prevent you from taking full advantage of all features of our Site(s). Refusing cookies may also negatively impact the display or functionality of certain areas of a Site.
The entire contents of the ARCHROMA websites is protected under copyright laws. Partial or complete reproducing, communicating, sharing (by electronic or other means) or using of the content of the ARCHROMA websites is only permitted with the prior written consent of ARCHROMA.
Copyright © 2017 Archroma Management GmbH. All rights reserved.
Last updated: 12.4.2018
What are cookies, local shared objects and pixel tags?
A cookie is a small data file that is placed on your web browser, or your computer or device, when you access and/or use a web site, which stores text that can later be read back by our Web server or third parties. Cookies are used to recognize your browser, and may enable us to recognize you as the same user who was at our Website in the past, and relate your use of our Website to other information about you, such as your Website usage information or personal information collected through other means. Cookies may be “session” cookies (i.e., last only for one browser session) or “persistent” cookies (i.e., continue in your browser until they expire or are affirmatively deleted).
What do we use these technologies for?
We use these technologies for the following reasons:
1. Essential (strictly necessary)
We use these technologies in a way that is essential for us to provide to you a service or feature that you have requested.
We use these technologies to monitor and analyze how you use our Website and emails.
3. Social Media
Our Website contain integrations with social media platforms (including, for example, Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn), which enable those platforms to place cookies, tags and local shared objects on your browser, computer or device.
How can I manage these technologies?
You can manage cookies through your web browser’s settings. Through those settings you may be able to (i) receive notifications when you are receiving new cookies, (ii) disable cookies or (iii) delete cookies. Please refer to your web browser’s help section for information on how to do this. Note, however, that refusing cookies may, in some cases, inhibit or preclude your use of our Website or its features.
Web site Analytics opt-out:
To opt out of your usage of our Website being included in our Google analytics reports, you may follow these instructions. https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Does anybody else use these technologies on your Services?
Most of the cookies and other technologies described above on our Website are set by us (aka first party cookies) or are used in connection with our Website and set by third-party service providers at our direction (“Third Party Cookies”). We may use Third Party Cookies with respect to each of the uses set forth above.
You herewith agree that cookies placed by our Website may transmit collected information to these third parties for the purposes set forth above, and those parties may report information back to us.
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