This Privacy & Cookie Statement applies to all personal information collected and used by the QA entity responsible for the relevant part of the website. The Privacy & Cookie Statement is based on the QA Privacy Code for Customer, Supplier and Business Partner Data. The code and the particulars of the responsible QA entity can be found under the button “Legal Information” on the left navigation menu of the page. The QA entity which is responsible for the relevant part of the website is hereinafter referred to as “QA”.
QA respects your privacy and complies with the provisions of the UK Act on the Processing of Personal Data and the EU-privacy legislation.
We shall only store so called “cookies” on your computer when you have provided us with your consent by clicking on the appropriate button(s) during your visit of our website. Cookies are small text files that your browser stores locally on your computer. Cookies allow us to recognize your computer the next time you visit us. By doing so, QA is able to improve user-friendliness of the website and to adjust the website to your needs. Most Internet browsers are set to accept these cookies automatically.
The type of personal information we collect as a result of a cookie is specific to your computer and may include the Internet Protocol (IP) address, the date and time you access our website and what parts of the website are visited. We collect the foregoing personal information to monitor the usage and usefulness of our website, for statistical purposes and to send you information about our company and our (new) products and services, which suit your interest.
You may set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie or to refuse receiving it. You can also withdraw your consent at all times by re-entering our website and select the right options. By changing settings, you can also determine that your browser will not accept cookies from this website. Be aware that in such events you may no longer be able to use all the possibilities and features of our website.
Collection of data, purpose and recipients
We collect personal data when you provide it to us (e.g. name, address, postal code, city, phone number and e-mail address), through registration, completion of forms or e-mails, as part of an order for products or services, inquiries or requests or other situations in which you have chosen to provide personal information to us.
Your data shall be processed for the purposes of realization of any agreement, between you and DSM, fulfilling a request from you for information or advice, meeting statutory or other legal requirements, providing an optimal service and sending you information about our company and our (new) products or services, which suit your interest.
The QA websites are not intended to be used by persons under the age of sixteen (16) and we will not knowingly allow such visitors to use QA websites.