|Our web server may collect such information as the
name, address, the IP address, domain, the type and version
of browser and operating system, and the website you came
from and visit next. This information may be used by us
and our business partners to measure the number of visits,
average time spent, page views and other statistics about
visitors to this Site in general. We may also use this
data for performance and tracking purposes.
We may use "cookies" or "scripts"
to collect any of the information described above. You
may adjust your Internet browser to disable the use
of cookies and scripts. Some functions, however, of
There are times when we may ask you to (or you
may choose to) provide information about yourself, or
your business, to assist us in meeting your various
needs. Because BASF is an international company, the
information you provide may be distributed to countries
outside of the United States. Any information you provide
on this Site, however, will be used for internal purposes
and may be distributed to our business partners or any
other company or person outside of BASF.
Occasionally, we may send communications in order to
offer you other products and services that may be of
interest to you. We will include instructions in our
e-mail messages on how to unsubscribe if you later decide
you do not want to receive any future e-mails or other
We may also use, disclose and communicate your information
if required to do so by law including by an order of
At times, we conduct on-line surveys to better understand
the needs, profiles and experience of our visitors.
You are never obligated to participate in our surveys.
If you choose to participate however, we will use that
information to tailor our Site and its contents to meet
Security and Protection of Information
We protect information as a core aspect of our
business. We recognize industry standards and employ
security safeguards to protect information from unauthorized
access and misuse. Where BASF considers it appropriate,
encryption and/or authentication tools are used to protect
certain web-based information (e.g., using secure sockets
layer encryption for Internet communications).
Please note when you send e-mails to us, they are not
necessarily secure when they are transmitted. If your
communication is sensitive or includes confidential
information such as a credit card number, you may want
to provide it by post or via the telephone instead.
This Site may contain links to other sites, including
those of our business partners, vendors and advertisers.
While we try to link only to sites that share our high
standards and respect for privacy, please understand
that we are not responsible for the content of, or the
privacy practices employed by other sites.