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Our data security practice is in accordance with the German Data Protection Act (BDSG). Therefore, our top priority is to protect your personal data. Following, it is explained what this means in detail:

1. Security

3B Scientific makes technical and organizational security measures in order to protect your personal data against unintended or illegitimate deletion, change or loss, as well as to protect against unauthorized transfer or access. Therefore, we use a safe SSL-connection to protect your data. Key length: RSA 2048 Bit/128 Bit. The encryption of the user data depends on browser functionality and is done by maximal AES 256 Bit or Triple-DES 168 Bit. All data between client and server will be encrypted.

2. Non-personal data

2.1 General

In case you visit our websites, excluding whilst a registration, general information will occasionally be tracked automatically. It cannot be assigned to a specific (e. g. used Internet browser and used operating system; domain name of the website you are coming from, number of visits, average time of use and accessed pages). We only use this information in order to measure the user friendliness of our website and its efficiency, as well as to improve its content.

2.2 "Cookies"

"Cookies" – files which store and retrieve certain information on your computer. When you visit our website, it is possible that we maintain information on your computer in the way of a cookie which will be automatically recognized the next time you visit our webpage. Cookies allow us to adapt our website to your interests, or to save your password so that you do not need to re-enter it every time. Cookies guarantee the 3B Scientific Online Shop functionalities.

The 3B Scientific application automatically maintain cookies on your computer, save and delete the cookies depending on the effectiveness (1 – 7 days). We use the following 2 cookies in our online shop:
  • cfid
  • cftoken
The user is registered for a session by means of these two cookies. Expiring the session, the cookies expire as well. All information which we save for this session on the page (country, language, shopping cart, customer ID) after placing an order matures after the expiration of the session, or at the latest, after 6 hours.

There are other cookies solely used for registered dealers, which make a presetting of the language and country on the basis of the country of origin.
  • DealerID (login of the dealer)
  • CartID (shopping cart)
If you do not want us to recognize your computer by means of cookies, please adjust your Internet browser settings, i. e. that your computer deletes all cookies from your hard-drive, block all cookies, or warn you before a cookie is saved.

3. Personal data

3.1 General

We use your provided personal data in order to process your enquiries, orders, or providing you with access to certain information or offers.

Granted your permission, we process your personal data in order to respond more efficiently to your demands, to inform you about special offers, or to carry out online surveys, as well. It is therefore understood that we will respect if you do not wish to provide us with your personal data for customer service or market research purposes.

We assure you that your personal data will not be given to a third party, except to affiliates within the 3B Scientific group.

3.2 Purpose of use

3B Scientific Online Shop gathers, uses and processes your provided personal data exclusively for the purpose communicated herein and hereafter. Furthermore, your data can be collected, used, and processed
  • for further purposes, supposed there is direct connection to the original purpose of the gather, use, and process of the data.
  • if it is necessary to prepare, negotiate, and fulfill a contract with you
  • if it is necessary due to legal commitments or official or judicial regulations
  • if it is necessary for justification, or in order to protect legal claims or in defence against legal actions
  • if it serves to prevent abuses or other illegal activities, i. e. intended attacks against the 3B Scientific Online Shop-System, which target data security.
3.3 Communication or beneficiary data

In case you have telecommunication services access to communication data on our website (e. g. Internet-Protocol-Address) or respective beneficiary data, i. e. data regarding beginning of use and duration, as well as information in reference to your telecommunication services) is automatically tracked by technical means. This might possibly allow a conclusion to be drawn about personal data. It is therefore understood that your communication or beneficiary data is collected, processed and used according to strict legal data security regulations.

4. Links to other websites

The 3B Scientific Online Shop contains links to other websites, but 3B Scientific cannot be held responsible for their content and compliance to data security regulations, although we make our selection of possible or desired links according to the interests of our customers.

5. Remarks

The 3B Scientific online shop will respond to all appropriate enquiries for access and rectification, addition or deletion of referred personal data.

If you have any questions or comments regarding data security guidelines, please do not hesitate to contact us at 3B Scientific.

3bsea@3bscientific.com