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Terms and conditions of the Bio Springer website

This website is presented to you by Bio Springer, a subsidiary of Lesaffre et Compagnie. Your use of this website is governed by the following terms and conditions. Using this site implies acceptance of the terms hereto.



The content featured on the website has been created exclusively for the purpose of providing information about Bio Springer. No commercial use may be made of the data shown on the site without the prior written agreement of Bio Springer, the site’s publisher.


General terms of use

The website is controlled and managed from the administrative headquarter of Bio Springer in Maisons-Alfort (France), which makes no claim that this material is adapted to, or available for use, in all countries. If you are using the site from other regions, it is your responsibility to ensure that you conform to local laws and regulations.
Bio Springer reserves the right to modify or correct the content of the website and the terms hereto, at any moment and without notice. It may not be held liable for any consequences from these modifications.
If any part of these terms appears to be inapplicable, said part shall be construed according to applicable law insofar as this is possible, and all other provisions shall continue to be valid.


Intellectual property rights

The website in its entirety is the property of Bio Springer, as are all related rights. Any partial or complete reproduction must always be subject to authorization from the site owner. The presentation and content of the website jointly constitute a « work » protected by the applicable legislation concerning the intellectual property rights belonging to Bio Springer.



The text, image, drawings and layout as well as the graphical identity of this website are protected by intellectual property legislation.
It is forbidden to copy, extract, circulate, broadcast or modify the content of this site for commercial purposes. The downloading and printing of text, images and graphic elements is authorized solely for private and non-commercial use. The reproduction of drawings, images, audio files, video sequences and texts in other electronic or printed publications requires prior written approval from Bio Springer. Any failure to obtain such authorization will be treated and pursued as a case of intellectual property right infringement. Bio Springer authorizes the downloading of a copy of the information to a temporary storage space for the sole purpose of private consultation, on the condition that you do not erase, delete, alter or modify the pages or content and do not change any copyright, logo or other sign, such as trademark symbols or other protected rights (copyright, « © » or « ® » symbols, etc.), digital markers or any other technical aspects created for recognition purposes.



The trademarks and logos featured on the website are registered and protected. Any total or partial reproduction of these trademarks and/or logos carried out based on elements featured on the site without the express authorization of Bio Springer constitutes an act of infringement, punishable by article L.335-2 and following, of the Intellectual Property Code.



Databases compiled by Bio Springer are protected by copyright law and by the Act dated July 1, 1998 transposing the European Directive of March 11, 1996, concerning the legal protection of databases, into the French Intellectual Property Code. Without the written approval of Bio Springer, any reproduction, representation, adaptation, translation and/or modification, partial or full, or transfer towards another website are forbidden.


Cookie information

In order to improve our service to you, we measure the number of page views, the number of visits, in addition to the activity of visitors to our website including their return rate. To achieve this, we use « cookies ». These are issued by server of the company Actinext, which hosts the website. The cookies used by contain: a unique identifier generated at random, in addition to the date of your last visit.
Furthermore, Actinext also analyses site traffic based on the processing of connection data. IP addresses concerning site visits are not stored for more than 24 hours. You may refuse to accept cookies or delete them without this having any adverse effect on your navigation of the website.
You can refuse to accept cookies or choose to be informed before accepting cookies by configuring your computer as follows:
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For Mozilla Firefox:

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With the exception of the express provisions set out above, nothing in this content may be interpreted as granting any license or entitlement to any copyright or other intellectual property rights of any form. If, as an owner of an intellectual property right, you believe that your work has been unduly copied or distributed via the website, please immediately inform Bio Springer of this by writing to the following address:

Bio Springer
103, rue Jean Jaurès
F-94704 Maisons-Alfort Cedex
To the attention of the Legal Department


Contacting Bio Springer

Your messages are always welcome through the Bio Springer website. Any message or document which you may send via the website by e-mail or by any other means, including (for example) personal details, questions, comments, suggestions or any other information, will be treated as non-confidential and non-exclusive. Any data you submit or put online may be used by Bio Springer or allocated by license to third parties by Bio Springer, for any purpose whatsoever, including (but not limited to) the rental of mailing lists, proposing products or services, reproduction, divulgence, transmission, publication, broadcasting or inclusion on the Internet. Furthermore, Bio Springer is free to use any idea, concept, know-how or techniques contained in any message you send to the website regardless of its subject.


Exclusion of liability

It is possible that the documents featured on this site contain inaccuracies or errors. The use of, and visits to this website, are undertaken at your own risk. Neither Bio Springer nor any other party involved in the creation, production or delivery of this website will be required to pay any direct or indirect damages or compensation resulting from your access to or use of this website. Bio Springer does not guarantee that the functional aspects of the website will never be interrupted or free from errors, neither does it guarantee that this website or the server providing access to it are free from viruses or other dangerous components. Without in any way restricting the above, all information and data contained on this site is proposed to you « AS IS », i.e. WITH NO EXPRESS OR IMPLIED GUARANTEE OF ANY FORM. Bio Springer reserves the right to make changes to this website at any time, without notice.



Bio Springer cannot be held liable for the links created directly or indirectly from its website, or for the content of other sites. Hypertext links towards the website may only be created with Bio Springer’s prior written authorization that may be withdrawn at any time. The existence of any link to websites linked to the site does not imply Bio Springer’s approval of the content of the pages outside its website or of any other website linked to Consequently, you are liable for access via a link to any other off-site pages or any other websites.


Personal data

You have the right to access, modify, rectify and delete any data concerning you. In order to do so, please submit your request in writing to the following address:

Bio Springer – Communication manager
103, rue Jean Jaurès
F-94704 Maisons-Alfort Cedex




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