Cookie Policy

Last updated: June 22, 2020

Our Privacy Policy explains how New England Biolabs, Inc. (“NEB”) collects, uses, shares and transfers information relating to individuals (“Personal Information”) when you visit our websites (the “Sites”), create an account with us, use our platform, or otherwise interact with us. This Cookie Policy explains more about how NEB uses cookies and similar technologies, and your choices regarding these technologies. A reference to “NEB”, “we,” “us,” or “our” is a reference to New England Biolabs, Inc. and any relevant affiliate involved in the Personal Information processing activity.

What are Cookies?
Like most websites, we and our third party partners and vendors use cookies and other standard technologies to collect information about your use of our Sites so that we can save your preferences and provide you with a better experience. Cookies may be placed by us, or by vendors or third party service providers working with us. They may be served by the entity that operates the website you are visiting (“first party cookies”) or by other companies (“third party cookies”).

How We Use Cookies
We use cookies and similar technologies for a number of reasons, like helping us see which features are most popular, counting visitors to a page, facilitating Site navigation, keeping our services secure, delivering advertisements and promotions tailored to your areas of interest, and generally providing you with a better experience. If you have provided us with Personal Information, for example through a registration or request for materials, we may associate this information with information gathered through these tracking technologies. This allows us to offer increased personalization and functionality. The cookies we use generally fall into one of the following categories:

CATEGORY OF COOKIES WHY WE USE THESE COOKIES 
 Technical

These cookies are essential for our services to function properly. Like the other cookies we use, technical cookies may be either first party cookies or third party cookies.

 Preferences

We use these cookies to remember your settings and preferences. For example, we may use these cookies to remember your language preferences. 

Security We use these cookies to help identify and prevent security risks. 
Performance

We use these cookies to collect information about how you interact with our services and to help us improve them. For example, we may use these cookies to determine if you have interacted with a certain page.

Analytics

We use these cookies to help us understand and improve our services. For example, we can use these cookies to learn more about which features are the most popular with our users and where we may need to make improvements.
Advertising

We and our advertising service providers use these cookies to deliver advertisements and promotions, to make them more relevant and meaningful to visitors to our Sites, and to track the efficiency of our advertising campaigns, both on our services and on other websites. 

Your Choices
You have a number of options to control or limit how we and our third party service providers use cookies and similar technologies, including for advertising purposes.

Please note that disabling cookies and other tracking technologies may prevent you from using certain features of the Sites.

For more information about disabling cookies and other tracking technologies, please refer to the following resources:

  • Disabling cookies via web browser: Although most browsers and devices accept cookies by default, their settings usually allow you to clear or decline cookies. Please note that if you disable cookies, some of the features of our services may not function properly. You may turn cookies off through your browser or set your browser to notify you before accepting them. You can learn more about cookies by visiting www.allaboutcookies.org, which includes additional useful information on cookies and how to block cookies using different types of browsers.
  • Google Analytics/Ads Opt Outs: To prevent your data from being used by Google Analytics, you can install Google’s opt-out browser add-on. For instructions on how to turn off Google Ads, visit https://support.google.com/ads/answer/2662922?hl=en.
  • Opt out of network advertising: The Digital Advertising Alliance and Network Advertising Initiative maintain websites where consumers can opt out from receiving interest-based advertising from some or all of the network advertising companies participating in these programs. To opt out, visit http://optout.aboutads.info/, and http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp. European users may opt out of receiving targeted advertising through the European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance.
  • Opt out of targeted ads on social media: You can opt out of receiving ads on Facebook, Pinterest, or Google that are targeted to your interests by changing your ads preferences in your account Settings tab. For information on how to opt of interest-based advertising and website tracking on Twitter, please visit https://help.twitter.com/en/twitter-for-websites-ads-info-and-privacy. To manage advertising preferences on LinkedIn, visit https://www.linkedin.com/help/linkedin/answer/62931/manage-advertising-preferences?lang=en
  • Check your mobile device for settings that control ads based on your interactions with the applications on your device. For example, on your iOS device, enable the “Limit Ad Tracking” setting, and on your Android device, enable the “Opt out of Ads Personalization” setting.

Some browsers may transmit Do Not Track (“DNT”) signals to websites with which the browser communicates. Given that there is currently no common industry or legal standard for interpreting these signals, our Sites do not currently respond to browser DNT signals. We will continue to monitor further developments around DNT browser technology and the implementation of a standard.

Contact Information
If you have any questions about our use of cookies or other technologies, please email us at [email protected]. For more information, please read NEB’s Privacy Policy.