cookie statement 

what is a cookie?

This website uses cookies. A cookie is a small data file that is transferred together with pages of this website (and/or Flash applications) and stored by your browser on your computer's hard drive. The information stored in it can be sent back to our servers during a future visit.


use of permanent cookies

Permanent cookies let us recognise you during a future visit to our website. The website in turn can be customised to your specific preferences. If you approve the use of cookies, we can remember your preferences through a cookie. This means that you do not have to repeatedly enter your preferences, saving you time and making our website more user-friendly. Permanent cookies can be removed via your browser settings.


use of session cookies

The session cookies are stored to keep a record of whether you have logged in for the sample request and which samples have been selected. This is purely functional, so that the website is used correctly. When the browser window is closed, the session expires after approximately 30 minutes and is removed.



This website uses cookies that are placed by HubSpot, a service provided by the American software supplier, HubSpot Inc. HubSpot helps us collect personal data about you, such as your name, email address, the company you work for, your position within the company, your IP address, your usage behaviour when you visit our website and all other information you explicitly provide to us. HubSpot may also display a pop-up window on our website asking if we can assist you with your query. We will only store and process data that you enter on our website. Read our Privacy statement to find out more on the cookies we use.

Google Analytics

A cookie is placed from Google through our website as part of Google Analytics. We use this service to obtain statistics on visitor behaviour and the effectivity of our AdWords adverts for Google search result pages. The information obtained from this is transferred to Google and saved on servers in the United States. Read the Google privacy policy for more information, as well as the specific privacy policy for Google Analytics.


Google uses this information to keep a record of how our website is used, in order to provide us with reports about the website. Google can provide third parties with this information if legally required or insofar as third parties process this information on behalf of Google. We have no influence on this. We have given Google permission to use the information obtained for other Google services. The information collected by Google is anonymised as much as possible.


right to view your data

You have the right to request to view, correct or delete your data. See our contact page for more information. To prevent unauthorised use, we will ask you to identify yourself.


removing cookies

More information on activating, deactivating and removing cookies can be found in your browser's instructions and/or using the Help function.