Welcome to the ALK website. The aim of the ALK website is to give you an introduction to ALK. As such the website and its content is available solely for informational purposes. This legal disclaimer, as amended from time to time, shall apply to your access to and use of the website and its content.
By entering this website, you acknowledge and agree to this legal disclaimer.
No advice or recommendation
The website does not provide you with advice or recommendation of any kind and you should not rely upon this website as the basis for any decision or action. You are advised to consult a professional advisor in the relevant field with respect to the applicability of any specific aspect of the contents.
The site provides selected information about allergy and related diseases and their treatment. Such information is not intended as and may not be relied upon as or substitute medical advice. If you have or think you have any health problems, you should consult your general health practitioner or other qualified health care provider.
Information provided on an "as is"-basis
While ALK is making great efforts to include accurate and up-to-date information, the information and any forward-looking statements on this website are provided on an "as is" and “as available” basis and ALK makes no representations or warranties either expressed or implied, including – but not limited to – implied warranties of merchantability, non-infringement or fitness for a particular purpose.
ALK makes no representations or warranties of any kind as to the website’s and its content’s completeness, accuracy, reliability, timeliness, availability, uninterrupted or error free functionality and compliance with applicable laws or that this website or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components.
By using this website you accept the risk that the information may be incomplete or inaccurate or may not meet your needs or requirements.
ALK or any of the parties involved in creating, producing or delivering this website shall under no circumstances be liable in any manner whatsoever for any damages or injury arising out of, related to or resulting from your access to or inability to access this website, your reliance on any information provided herein, any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, defect, delay in operational transmission, computer virus, bugs etc.
ALK-disclaims any and all liability for direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, punitive, and special or other damages, lost opportunities, lost profit or any other loss or damages of any kind.
Links to other websites
This website may contain links to websites operated by other parties than ALK. ALK has no responsibility or control over the content or operation of such websites and shall not be liable for any damages or injuries arising from that content or its operation. Such links do not imply ALK’s endorsement of material on any other website. ALK provides links to other websites as a convenience to users, and access to and use of any other websites than this website is at your own risk.
ALK reserves its right to alter, modify, substitute or delete any content of this website as well as restrict access to or discontinue distribution of this website at any time, at its sole discretion and without notice.
Copyright and use of content
By entering this website you acknowledge and agree that the content of this website is the property of ALK and is protected by copyright laws.
Further, you acknowledge and agree that the trademarks, service marks, trade names, logos and products displayed on this website are protected worldwide, and no use of any of these may be made without the prior written consent of ALK.
You are only allowed to download the content of this website for your personal and non-commercial use. No modification or further reproduction of the contents is permitted.
Use of feedback
Any questions, comments, suggestions or any other communications, including ideas, inventions, concepts, techniques or know-how you may forward to this website or otherwise to ALK, electronically or by any other means, are on a non-confidential basis and will become the property of ALK, which ALK without restriction may use in any fashion and for any purposes whatsoever including developing, manufacturing and/or marketing goods or services.
If any provision of this legal disclaimer is held to be unlawful, void or unenforceable, such provision(s) shall be severable without affecting the enforceability of all remaining provisions.
Governing law and jurisdiction
Your access and use of this website and the contents hereof shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of Denmark disregarding its rules on choice of law, and you agree that the proper and exclusive venue for the settlement of any dispute arising out of or in relation to this disclaimer shall be the Danish courts.
ALK’s policy on data privacy
ALK will only collect information that identifies you as a user of the website or makes you identifiable as a particular natural person, subject to your explicit, prior consent.
What kind of personal information does ALK collect and for which purposes is it processed?
If you are required to register in order to use this website or to otherwise complete an online application form (e.g. to obtain updates by e-mail), ALK will collect personally identifiable information about you, such as your name, e-mail address, country of residence and other information which you voluntarily submit.
ALK may also perform statistical analysis on ALK user’s accounts to determine, among other things, how many are active and how frequently they are used.
ALK may obtain information of your opinions, feedback or questions.
Does ALK pass on your personal information to others?
ALK may disclose personal information about you in order to comply with a legal or regulatory obligation, or in response to a non-mandatory request for information made by a governmental or state body.
Unless explicitly stated at the time of collection of your data, ALK will not transfer your personal information to third parties outside the ALK-group.
ALK may transfer your information internally within ALK’s organization or to ALK’s contracted service providers, but only to the extent and to whom it is necessary, for ALK to provide you with the service requested. For such transfers, ALK has internal policies in place to ensure an adequate level of protection.
For how long does ALK store your personal information?
Your personal information is stored until ALK has finished processing your information for the stated purposes. Hereafter, your information will be erased and destroyed to ensure your privacy.
How to opt out of further communication from ALK
If you have elected to receive information about our products or services, and you wish to opt out of receiving such information, then you can do so by using the following local contact information:
How does ALK protect your information?
ALK has in place appropriate security policies which are intended to ensure the security and integrity of all ALK’s information, including your personal information according to local data protection regulation
ALK takes precautionary measures of technical and organizational nature to protect your personal information from manipulation, loss, destruction or access from unauthorized persons. The precautionary measures are revised on a regular basis in accordance with the technological development and up to date technical equipment.
What rights do you have as a user?
If ALK processes personal information about you, you have a right under the applicable data protection regulation to request access to that personal information and to be informed how that information is processed by ALK.
You also have a right to require any inaccuracies in your personal information to be corrected.
You can ask ALK to modify any details which are inaccurate by using the following local contact information:
References to “ALK”, “Group”, “we”, “us” and “our” are references to ALK and its affiliates. A list of all the world-wide locations where ALK operates is available at www.alk.net.
You are entitled to complain about ALK’s collection, processing and storing of your personal information to
In Sweden: The Swedish Data Protection Authority
In Denmark: The Danish Data Protection Agency
In Norway: The Norwegian Data Protection Authority
In Finland: The Finnish Data Protection Ombudsman
Unless otherwise stated, ALK acts as the data controller in relation to the processing of your data, and you can at any time contact ALK at the following contact details:
SE-434 21 Kungsbacka
Business registration number 516407-2117
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The majority of web browsers accept cookies, but you can usually change the web browser’s settings to refuse new cookies, disable existing ones or simply let you know when new ones are sent to your hard disk. However, please be aware that, if you refuse or disable cookies, some of the website’s functionality may be lost.
Cookies used on the website
This website uses both session cookies and persistent cookies .
Some of ALK’s advertising banners may send a cookie to your hard disk (whether or not you click the banner). If you subsequently visit the advertised website ALK will know that you have seen ALK’s banner. This allows ALK to keep track of the success rates of such banners.
Some of the cookies on the website collect information about how visitors use the website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies do not collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how the website works.
ALK’s website uses Google Analytics cookies. Information collected by these cookies will be transferred to and stored by Google on servers in the USA in accordance with its privacy practices. For further information of Google’s privacy practices and how this applies to Google analytics, please visit: