Data protection declaration

With the following declaration, we are hereby notifying you (hereinafter also the user) about the type, scope and purpose of the collection, processing and use of your data during your visit to our website.

Personal data

Personal data means any information concerning the personal or material circumstances of an identified or identifiable individual. This includes information directly related to a person such as your first and last name, but also such data which, in connection with other information, can lead to the identification of you as a natural person, e.g. your phone number.

Purposes of the collection and use of your data

The provider stores and processes your personal data in compliance with the relevant data protection regulations, in particular the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) and the Telemedia Act (TMG).

The provider operates the website to inform you about his services. 

The provider operates an online marketplace, which can be accessed under, for used laboratory equipment. As a user of the website, you can use the marketplace as a seller or as a buyer.

He stores and uses the data provided by you to enable you to use his website. When you are using one of the following functions of the website, the provider may collect, save and use additional data, about which we will inform you hereafter.

The provider uses profiles of usage based on pseudonyms for audience measurement and to design the telemedia in a needs-based manner in the sense of section 15 (3) TMG.

The Provider uses webserver log data only for statistical analysis for the purpose of the operation, security and optimisation of the website. Should there be any suspicion of unlawful use the Provider reserves the right to check the log data retrospectively.

Usage of data in the case of using the contact forms provided

You can send an electronic message to the provider via contact forms (Envelope symbol at the edge of the website and contact forms within the product pages). If you transmit data to the provider via the contact form, he will store and use your data exclusively for the purpose of answering your contact request as well as for a later business relationship.

Data usage in case of registration as Seller

When you register as a Seller, we store your data in order to publish your sales offers and to be able to forward you contact requests from prospective buyers.

Data usage in the case of purchase requests

As a prospective buyer, you can send a request to the seller. We collect and store your request to send it to the seller.

Master Data

Registration as a Seller

When registering as a Seller, the following personal data are collected using the registration form:

  1. E-mail address (required field)
  2. Password (required field)
  3. Company (required field)
  4. Contact person (required fields: salutation, first name, surname)
  5. Address (required fields)
  6. telephone

Use of the inquiry form (buyer)

If you use our request form, the following personal data will be collected and forwarded to the respective seller:

  1. E-mail address (required field)
  2. Password (required field)
  3. Company (required field)
  4. Contact person (required fields: salutation, first name, surname)
  5. Address (required fields)
  6. telephone

Usage Data

The provider collects and uses the following data each time the website is accessed:

  1. Name of the website or url requested,
  2. the date and time of the request,
  3. Access status / Http status code,
  4. the amount of data transferred,
  5. website from which the request was originated,
  6. Browser software and software version,
  7. operating system and its graphical user interface,
  8. IP address (truncated by the last 3 digits),
  9. randomly generated key number of the cookie or the session.


Cookies are small text files, which are stored on your computer. Cookies always have a period of validity, which can be limited to the end of the user session (so-called session cookies) or for a longer period of time (so-called permanent cookies). These permanent cookies remain on your computer and enable the provider or his business partners (so-called third party cookies) to recognize your computer on your next visit. You can configure your browser so as to be informed about the setting of cookies and decide on their acceptance individually, or in certain cases, or in general, to refuse to set the cookie. The functionality of the website may be restricted when cookies are not accepted.

You can manage third party cookies from companies via the US site or the EU site

The use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc., Mountain View, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway

Mountain View, CA 94043 United States („Google"). ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called "Cookies", text files which are saved on the user's computer and which allow the use of the website by the user to be analysed. The information generated by the cookie about the use of this website is normally transferred to a Google server in the USA and saved there. In the event that the IP anonymisation is activated on this website, the IP address of the user is truncated in advance by Google within the Member States of the European Union or in other signatories of the Agreement about the European Economic Area. Only in exceptions shall the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate the usage of the website, to create reports about the website activities and to perform other services for the website operator associated with the use of the website and the internet. 

The provider makes use of the function demographic features and interests. This feature means Google will use personally identifiable information that Google has obtained from the following sources: DoubleClick Third Party Cookie, Android Advertising ID, and iOS Identifier for Advertisers (IDFA). The data obtained from the aforementioned sources are aggregated by Google into the following categories of Internet users: age group (18-24,25-34,35-44,45-54,55-64,64 +), gender (male, female). Categories of common interests (lifestyle similar to TV target groups, for example, technical freaks, sports fans and hobby chefs), segments with ready-to-market target groups (for example, interested in product purchases), and other categories (such as acquisition, behavior, and conversions). After activating the function of demographic features and interests, Google will deliver regular reports on the above categories of Internet users to the provider. These are percentages (such as the proportion of male and female users) and statistical characteristics. Personal data is not provided by Google.

The IP address transferred from the user's browser by Google Analytics is not linked with other data of Google. The user can prevent cookies being saved by making a corresponding setting in his/her browser software; Google points out, however, that in this case all the functions of this website may not be able to be used in full.

Furthermore, the user can prevent the collection of the data created by the cookie and associated with the use of the website (incl. the IP address) to Google, as well as the processing of this data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plugin from the following link [].

The use of Google Analytics is in accordance with the conditions agreed by the German data protection authorities with Google. Third Party Information:

Google Dublin, Google Ireland Ltd., Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, Fax: +353 (1) 436 1001. Google Terms of Service:, overview of data protection:, and data protection declaration:

The provider points out that on the website, Google Analytics has been expanded to include the code "gat._anonymizeIp();" to ensure that the IP addresses are recorded anonymously (so-called IP masking). 

You can prevent data transfer to Google Analytics by clicking the link below. In this case a cookie will be set which prevents the future collection of your data when you visit this website:  Disable Google Analytics

The Use of Google Remarketing

The provider uses the Google Remarketing feature. This feature is used to display the provider's advertisements when the user has previously visited a provider's telemedia service, such as his web page or an app from the provider, and later accesses other sites on the Google Display Network, or uses Google for searches which relate to products or services of the provider.

To establish this context, Google uses a persistent cookie. In the cookie, Google collects data about the use of the website. Google uses this data for personalized advertisements presented to the user later on. The provider will comply with Google's policy of interest and location-based advertising [].

The user can prevent the collection of the data created by the cookie and associated with the use of the website (incl. the IP address) to Google, as well as the processing of this data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plugin from the following link [].

Use of Google Tag Manager

The website uses Google Tag Manager. This service allows so-called website tags to be centrally managed via a user interface. The Google Tag Manager only implements tags. This means: No cookies are used and no personal data are collected. 

For this data acquisition of third parties, the provider provides a corresponding data protection declaration.

However, Google Tag Manager does not access this data. If deactivation has been made for certain domains / websites or cookies, it will remain in force for all tracking tags, as long as they are implemented with Google Tag Manager.

Use Google of Adwords Conversion Tracking

The website uses Google AdWords with the Conversion Tracking feature. Conversion tracking is a feature that allows the vendor to see what happens after a potential customer clicks on their ads. This could be for example the purchase of a product, the registration for a newsletter or the download of an app. Such a customer action is called conversion. Google Adwords is an analysis service of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA ("Google").

If you click on an ad switched by Google Adwords, a conversion tracking cookie is placed on your computer. If you visit certain websites of the provider and the cookie has not expired, Google and the provider may recognize that you have clicked on the ad and have been forwarded to this page.

The information collected using the cookie is used to create usage statistics when using pseudonyms. In this case the provider is informed, among other things, about the total number of users who clicked on an ad.

If you do not want to participate in tracking, you can disagree with this usage, e.g. by preventing the installation of the cookies by means of an appropriate setting of your browser software.

They are not included in the conversion tracking statistics. For more information and Google's data protection declaration, please visit:,

Use of encryption technologies

When the data is transferred between your computer or mobile device and the provider's server, the provider uses the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) system in conjunction with a 128-bit encryption.

This technology is designed to protect your data against unauthorized third-party data retrieval and it provides a very high level of security. The fact that your data is being transmitted encrypted is indicated by the closed representation of a key or lock symbol in the bottom status bar of your browser.

Rights to information, revocation and deletion

At any time, you have the right to request the data stored about you as a data subject, also where they refer to the origin of these data, on the recipient or type of recipients to whom the data are provided and the reason for storage.

If you have given your consent to the use of data, you can revoke it at any time.

In addition, you have the right to request the correction, deletion or blocking of your data. 

Exceptions to this are, among other things, data which are kept due to legal requirements or are required for contractual reasons.

If you have questions regarding the collection, processing or use of your personal data, if you send us a request concerning your right to information, correction, blocking or deletion of data, as well as the revocation of any consent or objection to a particular data use, you may consult the contact details given in the imprint of the website which can be accessed under or use the contact details above.

Company profiles on Youtube and LinkedIn

The provider maintains websites with his company profile at, a product of Google, and with LinkedIn (hereinafter third-party providers).

When you access these company profiles, the respective third-party provider will be informed that you have accessed the corresponding subpage of his website. In addition, the data specified in his data protection declaration are being transmitted to him. This takes place irrespective of whether you have an account with this third-party provider and are logged in there. If you are logged into the third-party provider website, this data will be assigned directly to your account. If you do not wish to assign the data to your profile with the third-party provider, you must take appropriate measures before visiting the company profile, e.g. log out and delete cookies of the third-party provider.

For further information on the purpose and scope of the data collection and its processing by the third-party provider, please refer to the data protection declarations of the respective third-party providers given below. You will also receive further information on all your relevant rights and setting options to protect your privacy.

Addresses of the respective third-party providers and URLs with their data protection notices:

 - Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountainview, California 94043, USA;;

- LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, California 94043, USA;