BORSIG Membrane Technology GmbH
Bottroper Str. 279
D-45964 Gladbeck / Germany
Phone +49 (0) 2043 / 4006-01
Fax +49 (0) 2043 / 4006-6299
E-mail: info@borsig-mt.com
 

 

Privacy Policy

Protecting the security and privacy of your personal data is important to BORSIG; therefore, we conduct our business in compliance with applicable laws on data privacy protection and data security. We hope the policy outlined below will help you understand what data BORSIG may collect, how we use and safeguard that data and with whom we may share it.

Scope of this Privacy Policy

This privacy policy covers our use of your personal data which is collected through or in connection with this web site www.borsig.de . For the purposes of this policy, "our web site" means the web site www.borsig.de.

The BORSIG web site contains links to other web sites as well as other web sites contain links to the BORSIG web site. We cannot be responsible for the privacy policies and practices of other web sites even if: 

  • you accessed the third party web site using links from our web site; or
  • you linked to our web site from a third party web site.

Personal Data

Personal data are for example your name, address, telephone number or e-mail address, your picture, your IP address, the content of your e-mail as well as your entry on our web site. Through our web site, BORSIG will not collect any personal data about you, unless you voluntarily choose to provide us with it (e.g. by registration, survey), respectively, provide your consent, or unless otherwise permitted by applicable laws and regulations for the protection of your personal data.

Purpose of the Data Processing

We collect and use your personal data only for the following purposes: 

  • respond to queries or requests submitted by you
  • process orders or applications submitted by you 
  • create or improve products or services that may meet your needs.

Also, to support our customer relationship with you we may store and process personal data and share it with our worldwide affiliates to better understand your business needs and how we can improve our products and services.

We erase personal data as far as we do not need them for the quoted purposes anymore. However, at the same time we have to adhere to obligations to retain data, especially to obligations to retain data by law.

 

 

Further Use of Personal Data

BORSIG will collect, use or disclose personal data supplied by you online only for the purposes described above, unless the disclosure:

  • is a use of the personal data for any additional purpose that is directly related to the original purpose for which the personal data was collected,
  • is required by law or the competent governmental or judicial authorities,
  • is necessary to establish or preserve a legal claim or defense,
  • is necessary to prevent fraud or other illegal activities, such as willful attacks on BORSIG information technology systems. 

Communications or Utilization Data

Through your use of telecommunications services to access our web site, your communications data (e.g. internet protocol address) or utilization data (e.g. information on the beginning, end and extent of each access, and information on the telecommunications services you accessed) are technically generated and could conceivably relate to personal data. To the extent that there is a compelling necessity, the collection, processing and use of your communications or utilization data will occur and will be performed in accordance with the applicable data privacy protection legal framework.

Visitors less than 18 Years old

BORSIG will normally not record personal data of persons less than 18 years old. If you are less than 18 years old and wish to ask a question or use our web site in anyway which requires you to submit your personal information please get your parent or guardian to do so on your behalf. BORSIG do not collect personal data of children and adolescent persons unless it expressively concerns offers for adolescent persons (e. g. survey for students).

The Use of Cookies

We may store some information (commonly known as a "cookie") on your computer when you look at our site. We are able to read these cookies for information purposes when you revisit our website. The type of information we collect as a result of a cookie being accepted by you is specific to your PC and includes the IP address, the date and time the PC visited our web site, what parts of our web site were looked at and whether the web pages requested were delivered successfully. This information is anonymous; it represents a computer rather than a person.

We use the cookie information to improve our knowledge of the use of our web site and to enable us to be able to ascertain whether the web site is operating at an optimal level. This allows us to enhance our web offerings to you and to provide an enjoyable and an innovative online experience. 

 

 

You can erase or block this information by changing the settings on your computer (please refer to your help screens or manuals). If you do erase or block this information you may not be able to utilize some features of our web site.

For the purposes of marketing and improving our services utilization profiles may be created out of cookie data under a pseudonym. The collected data will not be used to identify the visitor of our web site and will not be merged with personal data of the bearer of the pseudonym (e. g. with the IP address) unless he has expressly provided us with his consent to do so. You can disagree with the collecting and storing of your personal data at any time for the future.

Google Analytics

Our web site is using Google Analytics, a web analyze provider of Google. Google Analytics applies cookies. The information about your use of our web site generated by the cookies will be stored on a server in the USA. The IP addresses will be processed only in shortened form to exclude a direct reference to any person. As a result of this anonymization the applicable laws and regulations for the protection of your personal data do not apply.

In any case, Google will not link your IP address to other data of Google. You can block the installation of cookies by changing the settings of your browser software, however, then you may not be able to utilize some features of our web site.

By using our web site you consent with the processing of your personal data by Google in the way and for the purposes described above.

You can erase yourself for the use of this service at Google. The respective information are available at “tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout “.

Security

To protect your personal data against accidental or unlawful destruction, loss or alteration and against unauthorized disclosure or access, BORSIG uses technical and organizational security measures.

Rights of Visitors

On your request we will inform you about your personal data we have stored. If you have been registered as user of the BORSIG login you have the possibility to see, alter and erase your personal data. If – in spite of our efforts to accuracy and actuality of all data – inapplicable data should be stored we will correct them if required to do so. You can withdraw your consent for storing your personal data at any time by a short notice for the future.

Questions and Comments

If you have any questions or comments about the BORSIG Data Privacy Protection Policy, please contact the general e-mail address of BORSIG GmbH: info@borsig.de or contact the data protection official of the BORSIG Group: datenschutz@borsig.de