This site has been designed so that no personal identifying information is displayed online or is accessible to the general public. You can browse this website and our online catalogues without telling us who you are or revealing any information about yourself. To obtain access to special features we ask that you register on our site.
Use of Data
1. INFORMATION COLLECTED DURING ORDERING AND OPERATIONS PROCESS
When you register on this website, we collect basic information. We do not sell this information or distribute it to any third parties. The only purpose of this information is to process your order properly.
When you register and provide us with your email address, we may occasionally send you email with recommendations or notices of new products, prices, and services. This email may include paid or unpaid advertisements from VWR authorized suppliers. Once you register, you will be given an opportunity to opt out of this service by changing the settings in your profile or via the first email you receive from us. If you do not initially choose to opt out, you may still block future email of this type, simply by following the instructions at the bottom of the update messages. Users also have the ability to turn off order related e-mails.
2. INFORMATION COLLECTED DURING PROMOTIONAL PROGRAMS
Information may be collected from you via direct mail, electronic and internet campaigns as well as through e-newsletters, requests for literature and support, and customer surveys. When you respond to a promotional campaign, VWR collects contact information as well as additional information to help us qualify the success of a promotion and to determine eligibility. Inclusion of your email address and contact information indicates permission to send notices of new products, prices and services, including paid advertisements from authorized VWR suppliers. VWR will not distribute names and mailing and email addresses and other contact information to third party advertisers except for the joint promotion of VWR International and the third party. Your contact information, collected from the promotion, may be transferred to an authorized VWR supplier when they are responsible for fulfilment of a free item, sample, information, etc. At any time you may request removal from our mail list, see instructions below.
We also post surveys on our site. These surveys are optional. The information is collected to better understand our user community and will provide feedback to allow us to improve our service. From time to time, VWR International may obtain email addresses from outside vendors and will send these obtained email addresses electronic marketing materials from VWR. Removal from the VWR list can be accommodated.
3. PERSONAL DATA
When registering, or for other purposes, you will be required to provide personal information such as the first and last name of a contact person in your organisation. We will ensure that this information is handled in accordance with legislation implementing the European Union directives on the protection of personal data.
Log files are maintained on the traffic that visits this website. We do not link any information gathered in these log files to personally identifying information. Log files are used to manage traffic loads and help provide reliable service, all with no association to your personal identity. Information collected includes IP addresses, browser types and pages visited.
This website is provided as a free service to users and it is intended only to give an indication of what might be available from us. Therefore, although we make every effort to ensure that the use of this website is trouble free, we disclaim any liability for any direct, indirect or punitive damages including (without limitation) incidental and consequential damage, lost profits or damages, plus all related legal and ancillary costs resulting from access, use or inability to use this website or any website linked to it or any goods or services or information shown on these sites whether based on warranty, contract, tort, or any other legal basis. All access and use of this website and any website linked to from this site and the content thereof is at the user’s risk.
You will indemnify against all damages and costs involved in the event that any legal action is taken against any VWR International company as a result of your use of this website.
Products and Services
The order, purchase and/or sale of any products and services from a VWR International company are subject to the standard terms and conditions of sale of that company. Products and services referred to on this website may not be available in all countries. We reserve the right to make additions, deletions or modifications to this website at any time without prior notification but do not accept any responsibility to update it.
Copyright & Trademark
This website and the information contained and referenced in it are for information purposes only and any reproduction retransmission or other use is strictly prohibited. All the trademarks, service marks and logos displayed on this website are registered or unregistered trademarks of VWR International companies or third parties. Nothing contained on this website should be construed as granting a right to them and any use of them is strictly prohibited.
All information gathered on the VWR International company sites is stored and maintained in secure facilities. Our website is regularly tested for potential security breaches. Our current security technology is Secured Socket Layer (SSL).
We reserve the right to change these conditions at any time.