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Privacy Statement

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This web site is administered by SAES Getters S.p.A.

We appreciate your visit to our site and welcome your interest in our company, products and services. SAES Getters recognizes the importance of the personal data by which you can be identified, such as your name, address, or e-mail address ("Personal Data").
When you visit this web site, SAES Getters S.p.A. may collect personal data about you, either directly (where you are asked to provide the data) or indirectly, as hereinafter better explained. SAES Getters will, however, only use these personal data in accordance with the purposes set forth in this Privacy Statement and is committed to safeguarding the personal information collected.
This Privacy Statement sets out the purposes of SAES Getters’ data processing in respect of this web site, the use of cookies and how to effect your rights in respect of your personal data.
It’s an information note given also pursuant and to the effect of article 13 of Italian Personal Data Protection Code (Legislative Decree no. 196/2003) to whoever visits SAES Getters’ web site.
Please note that the informative note is given ONLY for SAES Getters web site: this Privacy Statement does not extend to third party sites linked to this web site.

Data Controller
The Data Controller is SAES Getters S.p.A., Viale Italia 77, 20020 Lainate, Milan, Italy.

Data Processing Location
The data processing associated with the present web site is located at SAES Getters S.p.A.’ offices, where the server is located and it is subject to Italian Laws.

Collection of Personal Information
Whenever you visit our site, our web servers automatically record and analyze your technical access data such as the IP address of your Internet service provider, information on the Internet Browser you are using, web pages that you visited, the web site from which you are visiting us, including the date, time and length of each visit. This information is collected automatically by the system and the software procedures dedicated to the operating of this web site and requires no action on your part. However, the tracked data does not include your Personal Data and cannot be associated with an individual person. This data enables us to become more familiar with which customers visit our site, how often they visit, and what parts of the site they visit most often. We analyse this data for trends and statistics, we use them exclusively to help us better understand how our site is being used, to improve the interest value and user-friendliness of our web site and to detect any technical problems as early as possible.

In general, you can visit our site without submitting any personal data. However, there are areas of this site that require this information to complete their customization functions, and may not be available to those choosing not to reveal the information requested. Your response to these inquiries is strictly voluntary: if you do not provide the information we request, you can still visit most of our website but you may be unable to access certain options. Specific information will be posted on the web pages offering such options.

We collect and record this type of data only for business purposes, answering your inquiries, providing you with access to special information, alerting you to products and services that may be of interest to you in your business or for rendering special services (for instance, mailing brochures or newsletters, provided you have opted in to receive such services) or for the development of web statistics.

By submitting your information you consent to the use of that information as set out in this Privacy Statement.

Sensitive Data
SAES Getters does not seek to collect sensitive personal data (such as data revealing political opinions, religious beliefs or data concerning health or sex life) through this site. If SAES Getters does seek to collect such data, your prior consent hereto will be asked.

Processing
Your personal data will be processed manually and/or by automated systems that guarantee security and confidentiality, according to logics which are strictly connected to the above declared purposes.

Cookies
Some pages on this site use "cookies," which are small files that the site places on your hard drive for identification purposes. Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that we transfer to your computer's hard disk which help our servers recognize your computer when you visit again, so that it is easier for you to navigate on our web site and make the best use of your visit. You should note that cookies cannot read data off of your hard drive. Your web browser may allow you to be notified when you are receiving a cookie, giving you the choice to accept it or not. By not accepting cookies, some pages may not fully function and you may not be able to access certain information on this site.

Data Subjects’ Rights
You can check the information that we hold about you by emailing us (See below). If you find any inaccuracies we will delete or correct it promptly.

Please be informed that as per article 7 of Italian Personal Data Protection Code (Legislative Decree no. 196/2003):

“ A data subject shall have the right to obtain

a) updating, rectification or, where interested therein, integration of the data;

b) erasure, anonymization or blocking of data that have been processed unlawfully, including data whose retention is unnecessary for the purposes for which they have been collected or subsequently processed;

c) certification to the effect that the operations as per letters a) and b) have been notified, as also related to their contents, to the entities to whom or which the data were communicated or disseminated, unless this requirement proves impossible or involves a manifestly disproportionate effort compared with the right that is to be protected.

A data subject shall have the right to object, in whole or in part,

a) on legitimate grounds, to the processing of personal data concerning him/her, even though they are relevant to the purpose of the collection;

b) to the processing of personal data concerning him/her, where it is carried out for the purpose of sending advertising materials or direct selling or else for the performance of market or commercial communication surveys.”

Communication of Personal Data
With reference to the purposes above indicated, collected data may be communicated only to controlled or affiliated companies of the SAES Group, banks or financial institutions, service companies, consultants, contractors and to the relevant Authorities imposed by law. The data you submit may be transmitted abroad, even outside European Union, only to our affiliated companies, in compliance with the requirements set forth by privacy law in force.

Your personal data will not be matter of dissemination. The data will be disclosed to the employees or third parties expressly appointed by the Data Controller as Data processor and the individuals in charge for the data processing.

We will not provide, sell, barter or trade any information about you to/with any third parties, without your express permission and, above all, we will not sell this data to commercial users or make them available in any other form.

Your Contact Person for Data Protection
Should you have any questions about this Privacy Statement or our data processing activities, recommendations or complaints concerning the protection and privacy of your personal data, or should you want to exercise the rights above mentioned, please contact us

via e-mail at: click here

or via regular mail at SAES Getters S.p.A., Viale Italia 77, 20020 Lainate, Milan – Italy attention of: Legal Department

Amendments
SAES Getters S.p.A. reserves the right to modify sections of this Privacy Statement at any time. Please check this statement from time to time for any changes.