Legal Notice

LABORATOIRE GEFA offers users access to the website (hereinafter “the Site”). Users who access the Site undertake to comply with these general terms and conditions of use (“GTCU”).

1.1 Legal Notice

The site is the property of Laboratoire GEFA, SAS registered with the Rennes Commercial Registry (RCS) under number 381 666 361 and whose head office is located at:

9 Rue du Sieur des Bouillons
35410 Chateaugiron
Tel: +33 (0)2 99 37 42 22

Publication Manager: Hélène Coutière

1.1.1 Hosting

Simplified joint-stock company with a share capital of €500,000
2 Rue Kellermann, 59100 Roubaix, France

Roubaix – Tourcoing Commercial Registry (RCS) 424 761 419
APE Code 6202A
VAT No FR 22 424 761 419

1.1.2 Intellectual property

The texts and images presented on this site are the exclusive property of Laboratoire Gefa. Except in the case of prior formal written authorisation, the reproduction as well as any use of these materials, other than individual private consultation, is prohibited.

1.1.3 Hyperlinks

The Site may contain links to third-party websites. Laboratoire Gefa declines all responsibility for the content of third-party sites and is not responsible for the use that the user may make of them.

1.1.4 Protection of personal data

Browsing and use of all or part of the Site’s functionalities by the User involve the collection and processing of personal data concerning them, the conditions, and methods of execution of which are detailed in the Site’s Privacy Policy.

As such, Laboratoire Gefa, as identified above, is responsible for processing and undertakes to comply with the regulations for the protection of personal data, namely European Regulation No 2016-679 of 27 April 2016 and Law No 78-17 of 6 January 1978, the Data-Protection Act, as amended by Order No 2018-1125 of 12 December 2018.

Users of the Site are invited to refer to the Site’s Privacy Policy to understand and exercise their rights, in particular their right of access, rectification, deletion, data portability and the right to limit processing.

1.1.5 Liability

The user is solely responsible for the use of the information contained on this site.

Laboratoire Gefa implements reasonable means to ensure that the information available on this Site is accurate and up-to-date, and reserves the right to modify it at any time by updating this site. Nevertheless, Laboratoire Gefa cannot guarantee that this information is complete, or that it will not be altered by a third party (hacking, virus, etc.).

Laboratoire Gefa cannot be held liable for any damage whatsoever, whether direct or indirect, resulting from information contained on this site or following the dissemination by a third party of a virus via the Site liable to infect your computer system because of connecting to this Site, using this Site, or browsing this Site.

Similarly, Laboratoire Gefa cannot be held liable for material or incidental damage (including, but not limited to, technical failure, disclosure of confidential documents, loss of data, corruption, loss, misappropriation or unauthorised communication of files or data, including personal data), or any other indirect damage whatsoever arising from or related to use of the Site.
Each user is responsible for the content published, posted, shared, exchanged or placed on the Site by them.

1.1.6 Contact

For any request concerning a product or service, or for any suggestions, information or comments concerning this site, click here.

1.1.7 Applicable law

The Site, its Terms and Conditions of Use, and all material relating thereto are subject to French law.

1.1.8 Design – Production

Management: Laboratoire Gefa

Production, design and development:
Simplified joint stock company with a share capital of €50,000
25 Rue Marcel Issartier
Centre d’affaires Aeroparc


Bordeaux Commercial Registry (RCS) B 479 022 386
NAF Code 6201Z
SIRET 479 022 386 00037

Photo credits: Bruno Panchèvre

1.2 Equal pay index for women and men

  • LABORATOIRE GEFA Year 2022: 92/100

1.3 Definition of cookies

A cookie is a small file downloaded to your computer, tablet or any other mobile device when accessing our website. Cookies allow us to store and retrieve information about your browsing habits and equipment.

1.3.1 What types of cookies are used on this site?

The cookies we store on your device allow us to:

  • establish visitor statistics (number of visits, page views, route, place of connection, recurrence and duration of visits, browser and operating system used, etc.),
  • adapt the presentation of our site to the display preferences of your device,
  • adapt the language of this site to the preferences of your device,
  • store information entered in various forms (identification, contents of your basket, etc.),
  • manage and securely access your personal spaces (customer account, order history, etc.),

These cookies do not allow you to be identified, but record information relating to your browsing.

The retention period for this information is a maximum of 13 months from collecting your consent. The data collected through cookies will then be either deleted or anonymised, depending on the nature of the cookie.

1.3.2 Google Analytics statistics cookies

To analyse visits to our website, we may use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc.

Google Analytics uses cookies to help us analyse the use of our site. The data generated by the cookies concerning your use of the site (including your IP address) will be transmitted and stored by Google on servers located in the United States. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the site, compile reports on site activity for its publisher and provide other services relating to site activity and use of the Internet.

Google may communicate this data to third parties in the event of a legal obligation or when these third parties process this data on behalf of Google, including in particular the publisher of this site.

You can disable the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, such deactivation could prevent the use of certain features of this site. By using this website, you expressly consent to the processing of your personal data by Google under the conditions and for the purposes described above.

1.3.3 Other cookies issued by third parties via our site

When browsing our site, it is possible that one or more cookies from third-party companies are placed on your terminal via pages on our site: Youtube, DailyMotion, Twitter, Facebook, AddToAny, AddThis, Google Maps, Sound Cloud, etc.

All these cookies are placed by services we use to provide you with content (text, video or audio), or which allow you to share pages from our site on social networks.

1.3.4 Configure your browser’s cookie management

If you wish, you can allow, block or delete the cookies installed on your computer. To do so, you must configure your browser options or adapt the privacy options of your computer. Please note that if you block the installation of cookies on your computer, it is likely that you will no longer be able to access certain sections of our site.

You will find below the method to adjust the privacy settings of your browser:

  • For Mozilla Firefox: Choose the “Tools” menu, then “Options”. Click on the “Privacy” icon, locate the “Cookies” menu, and select the options that suit you.
  • For Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 and above: Choose the “Tools” menu, then “Internet Options”. Click on the “Confidentiality” tab and select the desired level using the slider.
  • For Opera 6.0 and above: Choose the “File” menu, then “Preferences”, then “Privacy” and select the options that suit you.
  • For Safari: In the Safari menu, choose “Preferences”, then “Security” and select the options that suit you.
  • For Google Chrome: Click the Chrome menu icon located in the upper right corner of the browser window and select “Settings”. At the bottom of the page, click “Show advanced settings”. In the “Privacy” section, uncheck any privacy settings you wish to disable. When you disable a privacy setting, this information is not transmitted to Google.