Privacy Policy

The Privacy Policy presented here discloses the terms upon which Scitation – Science Communication Lda (hereafter referred to as Scite) collects and processes personal data, according to the European Union (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR, EU 2016/679) and remaining legislation on the protection of personal data.

This Privacy Policy applies to all personal data acquired through Scite commercial activities, including the personal data of Scite’ clients, suppliers, partners, collaborators, applicants, and others that, upon agreement, provide such personal data to Scite.

Personal data
Personal data means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person (hereafter referred to as the data subject).
Responsible for the processing of personal data
Scite is the entity responsible for the processing of the personal data collected. Scite’ contact details are:
Scite
Labs Lisboa D1, R. Adriano Correia de Oliveira 4A
1600-312 Lisboa
E-mail: info@scite.pt

Log data
Like many site operators, Scite collects information that web browsers send whenever you visit our website. This Log data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser type, browser version, that pages of our website that are visited, the time and date of each visit, the time spent on those pages, and other statistics.

Processing of the personal data
Scite processes the personal data according to the current EU (GDPR EU 2016/679) legislation, implementing the necessary actions to guarantee the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of the personal data, and to avoid it loss, inadequate use, modification, and/or unauthorized access.
The personal data collected are not provided to third-party entities or used for any other purposes beyond that necessary to fulfil contract terms and legal obligations, to communicate with and notify the owner of the personal data, to process the personal data, or for any other consented purpose strictly defined when the personal data were collected.
The personal data collected will only be stored for the period necessary for their processing.

Cookies
Cookies are files with small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a web site and stored on your computer’s hard drive. Like many sites, we use “cookies” to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our website.

DATA subject rights
At any time, the data subject may request to access, rectify, limit, transfer, and/or eliminate the personal data, within the limits established in the legislation, by sending a written request to Scite e-mail (info@scite.pt) or to Scite postal address (indicated above).
Within the limits of the applicable legislation, the data subject can protest on data processing to the control authority legally established.
Do not hesitate to contact Scite if you need any additional clarification.