Privacy Policy

When accessing our Website, Symbiotics SA and/or its affiliates (“Symbiotics” or “We” or “Us”) will learn certain information about you during your visit. How we will handle information we learn about you depends upon what you do when visiting our site.

If you visit our site to read or download information on our pages, we automatically and systematically collect and store the following information about you:

  1. The name of the domain from which you access the Internet,
  2. The date and time you access our site, respectively a page,
  3. The Internet address of the website you used to link directly to our site,
  4. The Keywords and Search engine you used to reach our Website,
  5. Technical information about the type of browser, operating system,
  6. Your user id if you registered to and logged in into our website,
  7. Any other information needed and collected by our service provider Google Analytics (

The information collected is for statistical purposes and is used to improve our services. Symbiotics may use software programs or third party service providers to create summary statistics, which are used for such purposes as assessing the number of visitors to the different sections of our site, what information is of most and least interest, determining technical design specifications, and identifying system performance or problem areas.

For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, Symbiotics uses software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage.

Symbiotics will not obtain personally-identifying information about you when you visit our site, unless you choose to provide such information to us, nor will such information be sold or otherwise transferred to unaffiliated third parties without the approval of the user at the time of collection.

We collect information from you when you register on our site, subscribe to our newsletter, respond to a survey, or fill out a form. The email address you provide for order processing, may be used to send you information and updates pertaining to our services, in addition to receiving occasional company news, updates, related product or service information, etc.

Our website does use cookies. Cookies are small files that our site or our service provider transfers to your computer hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables our site and/or service provider system to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.

We use cookies to understand and save your preferences for future visits and compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.

By using our site, you consent to our privacy policy.
If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy you may contact us using the information below.

Symbiotics SA
Rue de la Synagogue 31
CH-1204 Geneva

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page, and/or update the Privacy Policy modification date below.

This policy was last modified on 2012-01-13.

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