Privacy Policy

Privacy Statement

The body responsible under data protection laws, in particular the EU Data Protection Regulation (DSGVO), is:

Sahara Colours GmbH
Aziz Harmach
4001 Basel

E-Mail: info@sahara-colours
WebSite: https://www.sahara-colours.com/

General information

Law on Article 13 of the Swiss Federal Constitution and the data protection provisions of the Confederation (Data Protection Act, DSG), every person is entitled to protection of his privacy and protection against misuse of his personal data The operators of these pages take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and this data protection declaration.

In cooperation with our hosting providers, we make every effort to protect our databases as much as possible from unauthorized access, loss, misuse or alteration.

We would like to point out that the transmission of data over the Internet (e.g. when communicating by e-mail) may be subject to security risks. The complete protection of data against access by third parties is not possible. By using this website, you agree to the collection, processing and use of data in accordance with the following description. This website can generally be visited without registration. Data such as pages accessed or names of files accessed, date and time are stored on the server for statistical purposes, without this data being directly related to your person. Personal data, in particular name, address or e-mail address, are collected as far as possible on a voluntary basis. No data will be passed on to third parties without your consent.

Personal data processing

Personal data is all information relating to a specific or identifiable person. A data subject is a person about whom personal data is processed. Processing includes any handling of personal data, regardless of the means and procedures used, in particular the storage, disclosure, procurement, deletion, storage, alteration, destruction and use of personal data.

We process personal data in accordance with Swiss data protection law. In addition, we process personal data in accordance with the following legal bases in connection with Art. 6 para. 1 DSGVO:

  • lit. a) Processing of personal data with the consent of the person concerned.
  • lit. b) Processing of personal data for the purpose of fulfilling a contract with the data subject as well as for implementing corresponding pre-contractual measures.
  • lit. c) Processing of personal data for the purpose of fulfilling a legal obligation to which we are subject pursuant to any applicable EU law or pursuant to any applicable law of a country in which the DSGVO is applicable. wholly or partially applicable.
  • lit. d) Processing of personal data to protect the vital interests of the data subject or another natural person.
  • lit. f) Processing of personal data to protect the legitimate interests of us or third parties, unless the fundamental freedoms and rights and interests of the data subject prevail. In particular, legitimate interests include our business interest in being able to provide our website, information security, the enforcement of our own legal claims and compliance with Swiss law. We process personal data for the duration necessary for the purpose or purposes in question. In the event of prolonged storage obligations due to legal and other obligations to which we are subject, we restrict processing accordingly.

Privacy Policy for Cookies

This website uses cookies. These are small text files that make it possible to store specific, user-related information on the user’s terminal while he or she is using the website. Cookies make it possible in particular to determine the frequency of use and number of users of the pages, to analyse the behaviour of page use and also to make our offer more customer-friendly.Cookies remain stored after the end of a browser session and can be called up again during a new page visit. If you do not want this, you should set your Internet browser so that it refuses to accept cookies.

A general objection to the use of cookies used for online marketing purposes can be raised for a large number of services, especially in the case of tracking, via the US website http://www.aboutads.info/choices/ or the EU site http://www.youronlinechoices.com/. Furthermore, the storage of cookies can be achieved by deactivating them in the browser settings. Please note that in this case not all functions of this online offer can be used.

Privacy Statement for SSL encryption

This website uses SSL encryption for security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content, such as requests you send to us as a site operator. You can recognize an encrypted connection by the fact that the browser’s address line changes from “http://” to “https://” and the lock symbol in your browser line.

If SSL encryption is activated, the data you transmit to us cannot be read by third parties.

Privacy statement for contact form

If you send us enquiries via contact form, your details from the enquiry form including the contact details you provided there will be stored by us for the purpose of processing the enquiry and in the event of follow-up questions. These data we do not pass on without your consent.

Google AdWords

This website uses Google Conversion Tracking. If you have reached our website via an advertisement placed by Google, Google Adwords places a cookie on your computer. The cookie for conversion tracking is set when a user clicks on an ad placed by Google. These cookies lose their validity after 30 days and are not used for personal identification. If the user visits certain pages of our website and the cookie has not yet expired, we and Google may recognize that the user clicked on the ad and was directed to that page. Each Google AdWords customer receives a different cookie. Cookies therefore cannot be tracked through the websites of AdWords customers. The information collected through the conversion cookie is used to generate conversion statistics for AdWords customers who have opted for conversion tracking. Customers will know the total number of users who clicked on their ad and were directed to a page tagged with a conversion tracking tag. If you do not participate in tracking, you can refuse to set a cookie as required for this purpose – for example via a browser setting that generally deactivates the automatic setting of cookies or by setting your browser so that cookies from the domain “googleleadservices.com”.

Please note that you must not delete the opt-out cookies as long as you do not want measurement data to be recorded. If you have deleted all your cookies in your browser, you must reset the respective opt-out cookie.

Privacy Statement for Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service from Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. To disable Google Analytics, Google provides https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en a browser plug-in is available. Google Analytics uses cookies. These are small text files that make it possible to store specific, user-related information on the user’s terminal device. This enables Google to analyse the use of our website offer. The information collected by the cookie about your use of our website (including your IP address) will generally be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. We would like to point out that on this website Google Analytics has been extended by the code “gat._anonymizeIp();” in order to ensure the anonymous recording of IP addresses (so-called IP masking). If anonymization is active, Google will shorten IP addresses within member states of the European Union or in other states party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area, which means that no conclusions can be drawn about your identity. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to and deleted from a Google server in the USA. Google complies with the privacy provisions of the Privacy Shield Agreement and is registered with the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Privacy Shield program. Google uses the information it collects to evaluate your use of our web sites, compile reports for us about our use of them, and provide other related services to us. For more information, see https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=de.

Privacy Statement for Facebook

This WebSite uses features of Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA . When you access our pages with Facebook plug-ins, a connection is established between your browser and the Facebook servers. Data is already transferred to Facebook. If you have a Facebook account, this data can be linked to it. If you do not want this data to be associated with your Facebook account, please log out of Facebook before visiting our site. Interactions, in particular the use of a comment function or clicking on a “Like” or “Share” button, are also passed on to Facebook. You can find out more at https://de-de.facebook.com/about/privacy.

Privacy Statement for Instagram

On our pages, functions of the Instagram service are integrated. These functions are offered by Instagram Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA, 94025, USA. If you are logged into your Instagram account, you can link the contents of our pages to your Instagram profile by clicking the Instagram button. This allows Instagram to assign the visit to our pages to your user account. We would like to point out that, as the site provider, we do not have any knowledge of the content of the data submitted or its use by Instagram.

For more information, please refer to Instagram’s privacy statement: http://instagram.com/about/legal/privacy/

Copyrights

The copyrights and all other rights to contents, pictures, photos or other files on the website belong exclusively to the operator of this website or to the specifically named copyright holders. For the reproduction of all files, the written consent of the copyright holder must be obtained in advance.

Who commits a copyright infringement without the consent of the respective copyright holder, may be liable to prosecution and, if necessary, damages.

General disclaimer

All information on our website has been carefully checked. We make every effort to ensure that the material contained in its web site is current, complete and correct. Nevertheless, the occurrence of errors cannot be completely excluded, which means that we cannot guarantee the completeness, correctness and topicality of information, even of a journalistic and editorial nature. Liability claims regarding damage caused by the use of any information provided, including any kind of information which is incomplete or incorrect,will therefore be rejected. The author is not responsible for any contents linked or referred to from his pages – unless he has full knowledge of illegal contents and would be able to prevent the visitors of his site fromviewing those pages. The use of or access to this website is at the visitor’s own risk. The publisher, its clients or partners are not responsible for any damages, such as direct, indirect, incidental, consequential or special damages, alleged to have been caused by the use of this website and therefore assume no liability for them.

The publisher also assumes no responsibility and liability for the content and availability of third-party websites that can be accessed via external links on this website. The operators of the linked sites are solely responsible for their content. The publisher therefore expressly distances himself from all content of third parties which may be subject to criminal or liability law or which is immoral.

Changes

We can amend this data protection declaration at any time without prior notice. The current version published on our website shall apply. If the data protection declaration is part of an agreement with you, we will inform you in the event of an update about the change by e-mail or other suitable means.

Questions to the data protection officer

If you have any questions about data protection, please send us an e-mail or contact the person in our organisation responsible for data protection listed at the beginning of the data protection declaration.

Basel, 13.05.2019