We are delighted that you have visited our website and thank you for your interest in our company. We take data protection seriously.
This privacy statement describes:
- the personal data we collect when you visit our website
- the purposes for which we use such data
- the legal basis for the processing of personal data
- the recipients of such personal data
- the period for which such personal data will be stored
- whether you are obliged to provide personal data
Furthermore, we would like to inform you about:
the existence of your rights regarding the processing of your personal data
the controller in the meaning of data protection laws and, where applicable, our data protection officer
1. What Personal Data Do We Collect When You Visit Our Website?
(1) Visiting Our Website
When you visit our website without contacting us or signing in, your browser transmits the following information automatically to our server:
- IP address of your computer
- information about your browser
- website that you were on right before you landed on our website
- URL or file requested
- date and time of your visit
- volume of data transmitted
- status information, e.g. error messages
What Is the Purpose of Such Processing?
Processing of the information cited above is necessary to send the requested content to your browser. In doing so, we store the complete IP address only to the extent necessary to make available the functionalities of the website requested by you.
Moreover, to protect us from attacks and to safeguard the proper operation of our website, we store transiently and with restricted access for a maximum period of 30 days. Such period may be extended if and to the extend necessary to prosecute attacks and incidents. We will only investigate the user of an IP address in case of an illegal attack.
What Is the Legal Basis for Such Processing?
The legal basis for the handling of personal data results from the fact that such handling is required to make available the functionalities of the website requested by you (Art. 6 (1), lit b.) General Data Protection Regulation). Moreover, storing of personal data cited above takes place to protect our legitimate interest, to defend and protect our website and to investigate in case of illegal attacks (Art. 6 (1), lit f.) General Data Protection Regulation).
(2) Contacting Us
If you contact us by email or by contact form on our website, we receive the following information:
- company name
- your email address
- date and time of your message
- your message
What Is the Purpose of Such Processing?
If you contact us via the contact form on our website or by email, we use the personal information exclusively to process your request.
What Is the Legal Basis for Such Processing?
The legal basis for such processing is Art. 6 (1), lit b.) General Data Protection Regulation. The legitimate interest of BASF is given by the purposes of proccing sited above.
2. Are You Required to Provide the Data?
When you visit our website, your browser transmits the information under Section 1 (1) automatically to our server. You are free to transmit such data. Without providing such data we are not able to serve you the requested content.
You are not obliged to let us use your anonymized data for web audience measuring. You are also not obliged to let us use your IP address for mapping with your company or industry information.
If you want to contact us by email or by contact form on our website, you are free to transmit the data under Section 1 (2). We will mark mandatory fields, if any, of a contact form. Without providing the required data you may prevent us from answering and meeting your request properly.
You are free to choose if you want to receive information about the products and services offered by Cryptera in the field of crop protection according to your preferences.
3. To What Recipients Do We Transmit Your Data?
We transmit the data mentioned in section 1 to data processors based in the European Union for the purposes determined in section 2. Such data processors process personal data only on instructions from us and the processing is carried out on behalf of us.
Your personal data will only be transferred without your express prior consent if this is legally permissible or necessary.
- The data you provide when contacting us my email will be shared within our group of companies for internal administrative purposes, including joint customer care, as necessary. This transfer is in our legitimate interest to process the data for administrative purposes within the group of companies.
- Your personal data can be transferred to authorities within the context of their jurisdiction (e.g. tax authorities, police, prosecuting authorities). The data will be transferred because we are legally obliged to transfer the data or it is in our legitimate interest to share the data to detect misuse or to enforce legal claims.
- For email hosting we use NHL Data Aps, Gammel Køge Landevej 55. Valby Tag 55, 2500 Valby, Denmark ( in the following “NHL Data”). Your message, your email address, first name, last name, salutation, provided at the contact form is being transferred to, and stored at, the NHL Datas server, located in Denmark.
We have carefully selected our external companies and external service providers as processors and contractually obliged to process all personal data exclusively in accordance with our instructions.
In transactions where the structure of our company changes, customer information may be shared with the part of the company to be transferred. Any disclosure of personal data is justified by the fact that we have a legitimate interest in adapting our form of business to the economic and legal circumstances as required.
4. How Do We Protect Your Personal Data?
We implemented technical and organisational measures to ensure an appropriate level of security to protect your personal data against accidental or unlawful alteration, destruction, loss or unauthorized disclosure. Such measures will be continuously enhanced in line with technological developments.
5. Data Retention Period
We delete or anonymise your personal data as soon as they are no longer required for the purposes for which we processed them in accordance with the above paragraphs unless deletion or blocking would violate our legal obligations to provide and preserve records (such as retention periods provided by commercial or tax laws).
Personal data processed based on your consent will be stored until you withdraw your consent.
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Google Tag Manager
Through our service provider Google Tag Manager, Google, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, California , U.S, we use Google Tag Management to assign tags to our websites and manage them. The tag manager can use the tags to specifically apply analysis and tracking tools for us. The tag management system as such does not store any personal data about you. Only anonymous data is generated, which is stored locally in the browser in the cookie “utag_main”. For further information about Google, go to https://policies.google.com/privacy
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Your IP address is only stored in anonymous form. The cookie identifiers / mobile identifiers are rendered anonymous by converting them into a unique visitor ID that can no longer be traced back to the original cookie.
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7. What Rights Do You Have?
You have certain rights under the General Data Protection Regulation including the right to request a copy of the personal information we hold about you if you request it from us in writing:
7.2. Right to Correct: if your personal is inaccurate or incomplete you have the right to have your personal information rectified;
7.3. Right to Erasure: this is also known as ‘the right to be forgotten’ and, in simple terms, enables you to request the deletion or removal of your information where there’s no compelling reason for us to keep using it. This is not a general right to erasure; there are exceptions. For example, we have the right to continue using your personal data if such use is necessary for compliance with our legal obligations or for the establishment, exercise or defense of legal claims.
7.4. Right to Restrict Our Use of Your Information: the right to suspend the usage of your personal information or limit the way in which we can use it. Please note that this right is limited in certain situations: when we are processing your personal information that we collected from you with your consent you can only request restriction on the basis of: (a) inaccuracy of data; (b) where our processing is unlawful and you don’t want your personal information erased; (c) you need it for a legal claim; or (d) if we no longer need to use the data for the purposes for which we hold it. When processing is restricted, we can still store your information, but may not use it further. We keep lists of people who have asked for restriction of the use of their personal information to make sure the restriction is respected in future;
7.5. Right to Data Portability: the right to request that we move, copy or transfer (where technically feasible) your personal information in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format, for your own purposes across different services;
7.6. Right to Object: the right to object to our use of your personal information including where we use it for our legitimate interests, direct marketing;
7.7. Right to Be Informed: you have the right to be provided with clear, transparent and easily understandable information about how we use your personal information; and
7.8. Right to Withdraw Consent: if you have given your consent to anything we do with your personal information, you have the right to withdraw your consent at any time (although if you do so, it does not mean that anything we have done with your personal information with your consent up to that point is unlawful).
The exercise of these rights is free of charge for you, however you are required to prove your identity with 2 pieces of approved identification. We will use reasonable efforts consistent with our legal duty to supply, correct or delete personal information about you on our files.
When we receive formal written complaints, we will contact the person who made the complaint to follow up. We work with the appropriate regulatory authorities, including local data protection authorities, to resolve any complaints that we cannot resolve directly.
If you are not satisfied with the way any complaint you make in relation to your personal information is handled by us then you may refer your complaint to the relevant data protection supervisory authority.
8. Where Can You Lodge a Complaint?
You have the right to lodge a complaint with our data protection officer or with the following competent supervisory authority:
Phone: +45 43 43 43 95
9. Who Is Controller and Data Protection Officer?
You can find the controller in the meaning of data protection laws here
Please use the address of the controller above or the following address to contact our data protection officer or data protection coordinator.
Phone: +45 43 43 43 95
10. Privacy of Children
This Website is intended to be used by persons aged 18 and older. We do not seek to collect information about persons under the age of 18.
No information should be submitted to or posted on the Websites by persons younger than 18 years of age. If such a person submits personal information via the Websites, we shall delete that information as soon as we are made aware of their age and thereafter shall not use it for any purpose whatsoever.