Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is: https://carafscience.com.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact/Signup forms

Information filled in contact form or capacity thereof will be processed and stored in accordance with article 13 of the GDPR.

Cookies

If you leave your personal information on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year. These cookies can be removed in your browser settings.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Analytics

We use Google Analytics to keep track of how users visit the website. The information obtained, including the address of your computer (IP address), is transferred to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Read the privacy policy of Google for more information. You can also find the privacy policy of Google Analytics here.

Google uses this information to keep track of how our website is used, in order to provide reports about the Website to CARAF. Google may provide this information to third parties if Google is legally required to do so, or insofar as these third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. CARAF has no influence on this.

CARAF has not given Google permission to use Analytics information obtained via the website for other Google services.

Who we share your data with

No personal data will be shared with any parties unless stated otherwise. Any data we do share will be anonymous.

How long we retain your data

For users that register on our website, we store the personal information they provide in their profile. All users can (request) to see, edit, or delete (terminating membership) their personal information at any time. Website administrators can also see and edit that information. In case of any inappropriate disclosure of (personal) information. CARAF reserves all rights to terminate registration/remove your profile. The latter also applies to illicit behavior. 

What rights you have over your data

If you signed up to become a member on this site, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Your contact information

Your contact information will be stored on CARAF’s servers.

Additional information

How we protect your data

Your data is password and SSL encrypted.

What data breach procedures we have in place

For general information about your rights when processing your personal data you can consult the website of the personal data authority. In case of data breach, carafscience.com will inform you about this and will report this to the data authority website.

What third parties we receive data from

There is no data transfer from third parties to carafscience.com.

What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data

There is no automated decision making and/or profiling conducted on carafscience.com.

Industry regulatory disclosure requirements

Carafscience.com is not associated with any industry and is not subjected to any specific requirements thereof.