Terms & Conditions
Unless agreed in writing by Goss, all quotations expire 30 days following the date of quotation.
All prices are exclusive of VAT, duties and any other local taxes.
Goss Scientific reserve the right to change prices from time to time.
We will endeavour to hold catalogue pricing for the specified period but reserve the right to alter prices if there are significant changes in the £ to US$ exchange as a result of the financial uncertainty of the UK exit from the EU.
2. Handling and Use
Any chemicals supplied should be handled only by qualified individuals trained in laboratory procedures and familiar with their potential hazards. Some of the chemicals supplied may be extremely toxic, hazardous or flammable. Products are supplied on the condition that the customer accepts responsibility for any accident arising from their handling or use. All products are supplied for laboratory use only.
Any equipment or instrumentation supplied must be installed and operated by suitably qualified personnel. Goss Scientific shall not be liable for damage due to incorrect fitting or operation.
3. Disposal of Waste
The customer warrants that all chemicals and equipment will be disposed of in a safe and environmentally friendly manner in line with current legislation.
To comply with the customers own COSHH regulations, or similar such regulations, MSDS sheets are available for all products supplied by Goss.
5. Payment Terms
Goss payment terms are normally net 30 days unless otherwise quoted in writing.
6. Title and Risk
Goods supplied by Goss shall remain the property of Goss until paid for in full by the Customer. The customer will be liable for any loss, damage or use of products between delivery and such a time as full payment is received.
7. Damaged Goods
In the event of goods being damaged during transit, Goss must be informed within 7 days of receipt of the goods. When requested, damaged goods must be returned to Goss for inspection before replacements are dispatched. Under no circumstances should a customer accept or sign for goods from a courier that are clearly damaged or potentially damaged. The customer must retain all packaging from damaged goods for inspection by a Goss representative or a representative of the courier.
Goss shall make every effort to meet any delivery date quoted but shall not be liable for any loss or damage arising directly or indirectly from delay in delivery.
9. Shipping charges
All quotations given for international shipments are estimations given in good faith only. Goss will invoice for such charges at cost and will provide proof of such charges if required. Goss shall not be liable for additional charges incurred such as customs clearance, duty, local taxes and onward shipping charges.
Customer orders may only be cancelled in writing. Goss shall not accept cancellation of orders once the goods have been dispatched from Goss. In some circumstances Goss may agree to the return of the products but the customer shall be liable for all packing and shipping charges incurred.
In the event that the customer shall suffer insolvency, bankruptcy or a receiver be appointed, any goods that have not been paid for in full shall remain the property of, and be recovered by Goss Scientific.
12. Public and Products Liability
Any claims against Goss in respect of damage to property or persons shall be limited to the value of the contract.
Goss warrants its products against defects in materials, workmanship and design. No liability for loss or damage in excess of the purchase price of the goods will be accepted.
14. Incorrectly ordered goods
By agreement only, Goss may choose to accept the return of incorrectly ordered goods.The customers will be liable for a re-stocking fee and all shipping and packing charges.No products may be returned if the seal has been broken.
15. Severability and Waiver
In the event that one of these Terms and Conditions shall be found to be void, failure to enforce such condition shall not be regarded as a waiver of the remaining Terms and Conditions.
16. Relevant Law
These Terms and Conditions and the contracts to which they relate shall in all respects be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales.
The placing of an order with Goss implies acceptance of the above conditions.
The use of the term ‘Goss’ in the above Terms and Conditions shall mean ‘Goss Scientific Instruments Ltd’.
We do not store Credit Card details or share customer details with any third parties.