Data protection declaration
We appreciate your interest in our company and would like you to feel safe regarding the protection of your personal data during your visit to our Internet pages.
Berlin-Chemie AG takes the protection of your personal data very seriously. During your visit to our website, personal data are collected that we process under the observance of the valid provisions of data protection law. These data are not made public by us or given to third parties without authorisation.
This data protection declaration is intended to inform you about which data we record during your visit to our website and how these data are used.
1. Recording of data when accessed from the Internet
When you visit our Internet pages, your access data is temporarily saved by our Web server in a server log file. This is automatic and for technical reasons done without prior express consent. The following data are then recorded and saved until automatic deletion:
- IP address of the computer accessing the site
- Date and time of the access
- Name and URL of the file accessed
- Amount of data transferred
- Recognition data of the operating system
- Browser name with version information
- URL of the website from which the user has come via clicking on a link
No personal evaluations whatsoever are carried out based on this information. It can, however, be evaluated for statistical purposes, during which it is ensured that the user remains anonymous. IP addresses are only evaluated when our network infrastructure is attacked.
2. Collecting and processing of personal data
You can in general access our Internet pages without disclosing your personal data. In several cases, however, we do need your personal data for certain offers and services, for example, for the sending of information material. To do so, it is necessary that you have previously registered with your name, address, e-mail address and other personal data. These data are, however, collected and further processed only with your express consent and if their transfer is voluntary.
The personal data that you make available to us is used in general to answer your inquiries and give you access to certain information or offers. Your personal data is used only for the purposes stated and to the extent necessary to achieve these. Regarding other purposes, your personal data will not be made available to third parties in any form by us or by any service company authorised by us. Personal data is forwarded to government institutions and authorities only within national legal provisions.
4. Right to inform and report as well as the right to delete and revoke
You have the right to information on the data saved by us as well as the right to the reporting, deletion and blocking of your data. Furthermore, you have the right to revoke at any time effective in the future your consent granted in individual cases that your data be used. In the cases mentioned above, please use the Contact page of the services on the Internet with which you registered or requested information.
Berlin-Chemie AG implements technical and organisational security measures to protect your data from abuse, loss, destruction or from access by unauthorised persons. Our security measures are state of the art.
6. Data transfer outside of Germany
Berlin-Chemie AG is part of the MENARINI Group, which may have databases in countries with varying legal systems. Berlin-Chemie AG can transfer personal data to databases outside of the resident country of the relevant person. In this case, Berlin-Chemie AG makes every effort that the party receiving the data guarantees an appropriate level of data protection.
Our website uses session cookies, which store data for the technical control of sessions in the browser's memory. These data are not personal and are usually deleted at the latest when your browser is closed. For some functionalities of the website cookies are used, that are valid on the browser session also. In exceptional cases, cookies can also save personal data. However, we would like to call your attention to this separately and request your consent. You can also use our Internet pages without accepting cookies. To do so, you can generally block cookies with your browser settings or with a prompt.
8. Google Analytics
9. Links to websites of other providers
Our Internet pages can contain links to those of other providers. We point out that this data protection declaration applies exclusively to the Internet pages of Berlin-Chemie AG. We do not influence this or check that other providers comply with the valid data protection provisions.
10. Questions, suggestions and complaints
If you have any questions regarding our explanation on data protection or the processing of your personal data, you can contact our Data Protection Officer ( Datenschutzbeauftragter) directly. Please write to:
Glienicker Weg 125
or send an e-mail to:
Please do not hesitate to contact Our Data Protection Officer with information requests, suggestions or complaints.
11. Inclusion, validity and updating of the data protection declaration
By using our website, you consent to the use of data described above. The data protection declaration is currently valid and dated 20/05/2008.
The further development of our website or the implementation of new technologies can make it necessary to change this data protection declaration. Berlin-Chemie AG reserves the right to make necessary changes to this declaration at any time.