Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is:

Grocon bvba
Neerlandweg 30
2610 Wilrijk

Acceptance of terms and conditions

By using this website, the user accepts the following privacy policy of Grocon bvba, Neerlandweg 30, 2610 Wilrijk, Belgium, hereinafter “Grocon”.

Privacy Statement

In the case that personal information is being requested and the law of 8 December 1992 on the protection of privacy is applicable, then the information will be treated in accordance with this law. The shared information will be used for management of clients, supplies and orders, as well as for regulating access to the restricted area of the website and managing web-content in those areas. This information will only be accessible to Grocon and will not be shared with third parties. The information may be used for direct marketing purposes of Grocon in order to inform the user of the latest developments concerning Conid pens. However, personal information will only be used by Grocon and will not be shared with third parties. This parties will therefore not receive any personal information for direct marketing purposes. The user has the right to object to being contacted by Grocon for direct marketing purposes.

Cookie policy

Our website uses session cookies to optimize your site visit. A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you browse from one page to another. Furthermore, our site allows the use of third-party cookies of Google Analytics. This is a web analysis service offered by Google to help analyse the way users use the website. Google’s privacy policy can be consulted at the website of Google. 

Many browsers allow users to block cookies, using these could negatively impact the usability of the website.

Update of privacy policy

Grocon reserves the right to update this privacy policy from time to time without prior notification to the user. It is the responsibility of the user to ascertain whether the privacy policy has changed, and the continued use of the website shall be regarded as a continued acceptance of the privacy policy.


What personal data we collect and why we collect it


When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


Who we share your data with

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Your contact information

Additional information

How we protect your data

What data breach procedures we have in place

What third parties we receive data from

What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data

Industry regulatory disclosure requirements