Acceptable Use Policy

Last Updated: May 19, 2022

This Acceptable Use Policy (“AUP”) describes rules that apply to any party (“you”, “your”, “yours”, “Customer”, or “Partner”) using any products and services, including Benchling Development Kits as part of the Benchling Developer Program (“Services”) provided by Benchling or any of its affiliates (collectively, “Benchling”) and any user of any software application or service made available by you that interfaces with the Services (“End User”). The examples described in this AUP are not exhaustive. You are responsible for your End Users’ compliance with this AUP. If you or any End User violates this AUP, Benchling may suspend your use of the Services. This AUP may be updated by Benchling from time to time upon reasonable notice, which may be provided via your account, e-mail, or by posting an updated version of this AUP at

No Inappropriate Content or Users.

Do not use the Services to transmit or store any content or communications (commercial or otherwise) that is illegal, harmful, unwanted, inappropriate, objectionable, confirmed to be criminal misinformation, or otherwise poses a threat to the public.

Prohibited Activities.

Do not use the Services to engage in or encourage any activity that is illegal, deceptive, harmful, violating others’ rights, or harmful to Benchling’s business operations or reputation, including:

No Service Integrity Violations.

Do not violate the integrity of the Services, including:

You agree to immediately report any violation of this AUP to Benchling and provide cooperation, as requested by Benchling, to investigate and/or remedy that violation.