Personal data means any information concerning the personal or material circumstances of an identified or identifiable individual. This may include for example your name, your address, your email address, your phone number, and products that you have purchased.
- Responsible contact / Controller
Responsible contact (“Controller”) according to the Federal Data Protection Act (Bundesdatenschutzgesetz – BDSG) is
Central BioHub GmbH
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Collection of data
We use your personal data for the following purposes:
- To create a customer account (your name, your email address, your business address, your telephone number)
- To process your orders (your name, your email address, your telephone number, your business address, your delivery address, your billing address, your business tax details, your ordered products)
- To answer your questions (your name, your email address, and if provided your telephone number, your country of residence)
Use of your data
We use your personal data to constantly improve our range of services and to satisfy the user's needs. Central BioHub uses your personal information to enable the conclusion of contracts via our internet platform as well as for processing payments and product orders. In addition, your data is used for the establishment, processing and settlement of your user relationship with Central BioHub.
Transmission of data
Your data will not be sold to third parties. Central BioHub exclusively transmits your personal data to the following extent:
The data for your Central BioHub customer account are stored on secure servers hostet by our partner antibodies-online GmbH, Schloß-Rahe-Straße 15, D-52072 Aachen, (http://www.antibodies-online.com) in Germany. You can object to the storage at any time via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) with effect for the future; then, however, a use of the customer account is no longer possible.
Cookies used by Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", text files that are stored on your computer and allow the use of the website to be analyzed.
The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, if IP anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be shortened by Google beforehand within member states of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases the full IP address will be transferred to a Google server in the USA and abbreviated there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on the website activities for the website operators and to provide further services connected with the website usage and internet usage. Google will in no case associate your IP address with other data from Google. You can prevent the installation of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; however, we would like to point out that in this case not all functions of this website can be used in full. In addition, you may want to opt-out and prevent Google from tracking the data (including your IP address) generated by the cookie and your use of the website, as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading a browser Add-on to disable Google Analytics for your browser. https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.
For further information on Google's use of data for advertising purposes: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/partners/
The website uses the Facebook conversion tracking pixel of Facebook, Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, CA 94025, United States. If a user lives outside of the United States or Canada, the operating company is Facebook Ireland Ltd., 4 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbour, Dublin 2, Ireland. This tool allows us to follow the actions of users after they are redirected to a provider’s website by clicking on a Facebook advertisement.
This enables us to measure the effectiveness of Facebook advertisements for statistical and market research purposes. The data collected remain anonymous to Central BioHub, i.e. we do not see the personal data of individual users. However, the collected data is stored and processed by Facebook. Facebook is able to connect the data with your Facebook account and use it for their own advertising purposes, in accordance with Facebook’s Data Use Policy found under: https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/. Facebook Conversion Tracking also allows Facebook and its partners to show you advertisements on and outside Facebook. In addition, a cookie will be saved on your computer for these purposes.
The legal basis for the use of this service is Art. 6 paragraph 1 sentence 1 letter f GDPR. You can object to the collection of your data by Facebook pixel, or to the use of your data for the purpose of displaying Facebook ads by contacting the following address: https://www.facebook.com/settings?tab=ads.
Facebook is certified under the Privacy Shield Agreement and thus guarantees compliance with European data protection legislation.
Cookies used by LinkedIn
The website uses the LinkedIn Insight Tag to measure LinkedIn ad campaigns. The LinkedIn Insight Tag enables the collection of metadata such as IP address information, timestamp, and events (e.g. page views). All data is encrypted. The LinkedIn browser cookie is stored in the user's browser until the user deletes the cookie or the cookie expires (there’s a rolling six-month expiration from the last time the user’s browser loaded the Insight Tag). Users have full control to block or delete cookies from their browser.
This website uses retargeting technology to generate a more compelling user experience. Once you have visited our website, the technology allows us to keep in touch with you by showing you ads on third party websites. We are convinced that personalized ads are more interesting to you than generic banner advertisement campaigns. The delivery of personalized ads on partner websites is accomplished by using cookies and analyzing user behaviour on our website. User behaviour information is collected pseudonymously. No personally identifiable information is collected in this process, neither do we connect your personal data with pseudonymous information. You can object to this kind of advertising by blocking Google cookies in your browser settings or by deleting all cookies manually after you have visited our website. The NAI website (http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp) allows you to opt-out of behavioural advertising for certain ad networks.
Third party Retargeting Cookies on our website
To display personalized ads on partner websites via retargeting technology (described in paragraph 7), our partners need to place third party cookies on our website. Only pseudonymous information is used in this process. You can object to retargeting ads by following the opt-out link mentioned in the previous paragraph.
Deletion of data
If your data is no longer necessary for the above-mentioned purposes including the settlement, it will be deleted. If the data is required for tax purposes or because of other legal obligations, it will be blocked instead. This data is no longer available for further usage.
We have made technical and organizational safeguards to protect your data, in particular against loss, manipulation or unauthorized access. We regularly adapt our safety precautions to the continuous technical development.
Affected rights (information request, correction, blocking, deletion)
At any time and free of charge, you have the right to request information about your personal data stored at Central BioHub. If your data is incorrect or has been unlawfully processed, we will gladly correct, block or delete it. Please inform us as soon as changes have occurred to your personal data. Your requests for information, questions, complaints or suggestions concerning the subject of data protection please ask to the contact details given above in number 1.