When you simply browse the website (the “Website“), Vitale Barberis Canonico S.p.A. (“Elyaf“) does not collect any of your personal data with the exception of what is expressly foreseen in the Cookies Disclaimer which you are kindly requested to refer to. However, in the section “Contacts – Customer Services” (“Section“) on the Website, users have the opportunity to fill out a form putting you in contact with the company. For this purpose, some of the user’s personal data are required, in particular first name(s), surname, company (if applicable), address, postal code, town/city, country, email address and telephone number (“Personal Data“), which shall be processed according to the purpose specified in the following and on the basis of what is stipulated in this disclaimer.

Data Controller and Data Processor

The Data Controller is Vitale Barberis Canonico S.p.A., a public company constituted pursuant to Italian law with its main office in Italy, Trivero, Frazione Pratrivero (BI), Via Diagonale, 296, Register number 127914, VAT number 01225120029. Any request with regard to the processing of your Personal Data collected by the Website may be sent to the Data Controller at the following email address: has mandated Federico Slanzi, of Via Nicola D’Apulia, 4 – 20125 Milano, Italy, as the external Data Processor within the framework of the role as Website Manager.

Legal basis and Purpose

The legal basis for the processing of your Personal Data is your request for information about Elyaf activities. Elyaf shall use your Personal Data only in order to contact you with reference to your request made on the current form of the Website.

Mandatory nature

The provision of such Personal Data as highlighted by an asterisk in the current Section of the Website is mandatory. If you do not provide such information, the company will not be able to contact you in order to carry out your request. The provision of such Personal Data as not highlighted by an asterisk in the current Section of the Website is not mandatory and withholding such information shall not entail any negative consequences.

Personal Data storage and transfer

VBC shall store your Personal Data in Italy at its own office and shall not transfer, communicate or circulate your Personal Data to third party countries except on receipt of your prior and express consent.

Storage period

Your Personal Data shall be stored in the Elyaf archive for such time as strictly necessary for the processing of your request made in the current form of the Section of the Website. Thereafter, such Personal Data shall be deleted from the company databank.

Rights of parties

You are entitled at any given time to request access to your Personal Data, to request they be corrected, deleted or that the processing thereof be limited, to revoke your consent to the processing thereof, or to request the provision thereof for storage purposes or transferral to third parties. Moreover, you are entitled at any given time to lodge a complaint with the Guarantor for the protection of personal data as a supervisory authority in Italy.