Privacy Statement

CLR Chemisches Laboratorium Dr. Kurt Richter GmbH, Bennigsenstr. 25, 12159 Berlin (“CLRˮ), collects and uses your personal data exclusively within the scope of the provisions of the respectively applicable data protection law. You are provided with information below on the nature, scope and purpose of the collection and use of personal data. You can access this information at any time from our website at http://www.clr-berlin.com via the “Privacy Statement” link.

Collection and storage of data for intrasystem and statistical purposes

For technical reasons, your browser automatically transfers the following data to our web server each time you access our website:

  • the current IP address of the internet connection you are using
  • if you visit our website via a link, the page you are viewing to visit our site
  • the pages of our website you visit
  • date and time of your visit to our website
  • the operating system, browser (e.g. Internet Explorer, Firefox, etc.) and the browser version you use

These data are stored anonymously and used solely for statistical purposes (e.g. to determine how frequently the specific pages of our website are visited) or for technical network and system monitoring to ascertain faults in server operations (log files). 

Newsletter

If you wish to receive emails from us with information about current offers and our company (“Newsletterˮ), we require, apart from your email address, confirmation that you are the owner of the specified email address and agree to receive the Newsletter. Such data will only be collected to enable us to send you the Newsletter and to document our right to do so. You can at any time decline acceptance of the Newsletter and revoke your consent to the future storage of your email address obtained separately for this purpose during registration. To do so, please use the contact details indicated below.

Additional data processing

It is normally possible to use our website without disclosing personal data. If personal data (e.g. name, address or email address) are collected on our pages, disclosure is always, wherever possible, on a voluntary basis. 

If you contact us using the contact form provided on our website, we will store and use the data included therein (name, email address etc.) to perform the services requested by you and for future correspondence with you. 

Please note: email or the contact form are not secure forms of communication and the contents of correspondence sent using these methods is not protected against unauthorised access. We recommend that you send any confidential information by post.

Consent

We will only ever collect, process or transfer personal data for purposes other than those stipulated above with your express prior consent. Insofar as legally and technically possible, the use of our services will not be dependent on the granting of your consent.

You can revoke your consent to the continued future use of your personal data at any time. To do so, please contact info@clr-berlin.com.

Disclosure of personal data to third parties

We will use your personal data exclusively for our own purposes as stipulated above. We will not disclose your personal data to third parties unless we are required to do so by law. 

If, in the interests of increasing efficiency, data processing tasks are outsourced to third parties, these third parties are required to comply with our data protection standards and grant us the right to monitor compliance with these standards and statutory requirements. CLR will continue to be responsible in such case too for ensuring compliance with statutory data protection provisions (“commissioned data processing”).

Storage and deletion of personal data

As soon as your personal data stored by us is no longer required for the purposes for which it was collected, it will be immediately and irrevocably deleted unless we are required by law to store such data. If we are required to store data, data will be irrevocably deleted upon expiry of the legally prescribed retention periods.

Cookies

We use so-called cookies on various pages of our website. Their purpose is to make our website more user friendly, effective and secure. They are small text files which a website downloads on to your computer. We use cookies to store your bookmarks.

You can determine the use of cookies as well as disable them entirely by changing the settings in your browser. However, if use of cookies is restricted, you may not be able to use all the features of our website.

Google Analytics

This website features Google Analytics, a web-analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files, that are stored on your computer and allow us to analyse your use of our website. The cookie-generated data regarding your use of this website will generally be forwarded to a Google server in the USA and stored there. In case of activation of the IP anonymisation on this website, your IP address will, however, be previously truncated by Google within Member States of the European Union or other states which are parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide other website and internet related services to the site operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics is not merged with other data held by Google. You may block the storage of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. Please note, however, that this may prevent you from using the full range of features of this website. Furthermore, you may prevent the tracking and processing of cookie-generated data regarding your use of this website (including your IP address) by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de

You can opt out of tracking by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt out cookie will be set which prevents the tracking of your data in the future when you visit this website: Deactivate Google Analytics

In view of the debate regarding the use of analytics tools with full IP addresses, please note that this website uses Google Analytics with the extension “_anonymizeIp()ˮ and IP addresses are, therefore, only used in shortened form to prevent them being traced to a specific user.

Contact partner, right of access and correction

If you have further questions or comments regarding our privacy policy, please contact us at any time.

You have the right at any time to access information about whether we have stored your personal data, and if so, which data. Information can also be provided electronically upon request. You have the right to have inadmissible data deleted/blocked or incorrect data corrected. We will be pleased to provide you with information on this at any time upon request.

Contact us at: datenschutz@clr-berlin.com

Updating of this privacy statement

CLR reserves the right to update this privacy statement, where necessary, to take account of technical developments or in connection with new services or products provided. The current version can be viewed at all times on the website at http://www.clr-berlin.com via the “Privacy Statement” link.