1. Liability for content:

    The Site is provided to the User "as is" and without guarantees or representations of any kind (express or implied) or any liability to the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law. The greatest care was taken in the creation of the contents of this Site. However, BASF COATINGS GMBH cannot guarantee the accuracy, completeness or up-to-date status of this content. As stipulated by section 7, paragraph 1 of the German Telemedia Act (“TMG”), BASF COATINGS GMBH is responsible as a service provider for its own content on this Site in accordance with general laws. According to Articles 8 to 10 of the German Telemedia Act, BASF COATINGS GMBH as a service provider is not obliged to monitor external information which has been communicated or saved or to search for conditions which represent unlawful activity. Obligations to remove or block the use of information according to general laws are not affected. However, liability in this respect is only possible as of the time of learning of a specific legal violation. We will remove such content immediately if we become aware of such violations. 

    Except in case of willful misconduct or gross negligence, BASF COATINGS GMBH shall not be liable for any damages that have been caused by or in connection with the use of the Site. BASF COATINGS GMBH shall not be liable for any indirect, incidental, consequential or special damages that have been caused by or in connection with the use of this Site.

  2. Liability for links:

    This Site contains links to external websites which belong to third parties (hyperlinks). BASF COATINGS GMBH does not have any control over their content. BASF COATINGS GMBH is also not responsible for the availability of these websites. Any hyper-linking to these websites is at the User's own risk. BASF COATINGS GMBH is not liable in any way for this external content. The content of the linked websites is always the responsibility of the respective website provider or operator. At the time of link creation, no illegal content was found on the linked websites. Continual monitoring of the linked websites is not reasonable without specific reasons to believe that there has been a violation. BASF COATINGS GMBH will remove any such links if it is made aware of legal violations.

  3. Liability for product information and other information:

    Any product information or other information published via the Site is given to the best of BASF COATINGS GMBH’s knowledge. All this information shall not, however, as far as legally permissible, create any guarantee or representation of any kind or any liability of BASF COATINGS GMBH and shall not relieve the User from undertaking its own investigations and tests.

  4. Copyright:

    This Site is operated by BASF COATINGS GMBH, and all rights thereto are owned and reserved by BASF COATINGS GMBH. The contents and works on these Sites created by the Site operator are subject to German copyright law. Replication, editing, distribution and any use outside of the restrictions of copyright law require written permission from BASF COATINGS GMBH. Downloads and copies of the Site are permitted for private use only and must not be used commercially.

  5. General Conditions of Sale:

    BASF COATINGS GMBH’s General Conditions of Sale shall not be altered by the Site, its content, materials and information.

  6. Modifications to or discontinuation of the Site:

    Without liability whatsoever, BASF COATINGS GMBH may without notice modify and/or discontinue operation of all or portions of this Site at any time in its sole discretion, and assumes no responsibility to update the Site.

  7. Applicable law:

    All claims arising in connection with the Site or its use are subject to the laws of the Federal Republic of Germany with the exclusion of international private law.