Data protection

Data protection

The following privacy policy applies to the use of this website.

We attach great importance to privacy. The collection and processing of your personal data takes place in compliance with the applicable data protection regulations, in particular the EU General Data Protection Regulation (DSGVO). We collect and process your personal information in order to offer you the website. This statement describes how and for what purpose your data is collected and used and what options you have in relation to personal information.

By using this site, you consent to the collection, use and transfer of your information in accordance with this Privacy Policy.


1. Responsible body, definitions

Responsible body for the collection, processing and use of your personal data within the meaning of the GDPR and other national data protection laws of the member states as well as other data protection regulations

Company SILICET AG, Lindenbergstr. 30, 34253 Lohfelden, Germany, Phone: +49 (0) 561-51090260, Fax: +49 (0) 561-518166, Email: info@silicet.de

If you wish to object to the collection, processing or use of your data by us in accordance with this Privacy Policy as a whole or for individual measures, you can address your objection to the above-mentioned responsible body. You can save and print this privacy policy at any time.

Definitions of the terms used (eg "personal data" or "processing") can be found in Art. 4 GDPR, which you can read at https://dejure.org/gesetze/DSGVO/4.html.


2. General use of the website, social media plugins, analysis and tracking tools

In principle, we process personal data of our users only insofar as this is necessary to provide a functioning website and our content and services. The processing of personal data of our users takes place regularly only with the consent of the user. An exception applies to cases in which prior consent can not be obtained for reasons of fact and the processing of the data is permitted by law.


2.1 Access Data

In accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 let. f. DSGVO Information about you, if you use this website. We automatically collect information about your usage and interaction with us and register information about your computer or mobile device. We collect, store and use data about every access to our online offer (so-called server log files). The access data includes name and URL of the retrieved file, date and time of retrieval, amount of data transferred, message about successful retrieval (HTTP response code), browser type and browser version, operating system, referrer URL (ie the previously visited page), IP address and the requesting provider. We use this log data without assignment to you or other profiling for statistical analysis for the purpose of operation, security and optimization of our online offer, but also for the anonymous collection of the number of visitors to our website (traffic) and the extent and nature of Use of our website and services, as well as for billing purposes, to measure the number of clicks received from cooperation partners. Based on this information, we can provide personalized and location-based content, analyze traffic, troubleshoot and improve our services. We reserve the right to retrospectively review the log data if, on the basis of concrete evidence, there is a legitimate suspicion of unlawful use. We store IP addresses in the logfiles for a limited period of time, if this is necessary for security purposes or for the provision of services or the billing of a service, eg. Eg if you use one of our offers. After termination of the order process or after receipt of payment, we will delete the IP address if it is no longer required for security purposes. We store IP addresses even if we have a specific suspicion of a crime in connection with the use of our website. In addition, as part of your account, we save the date of your last visit (for example, when registering, logging in, clicking links, etc.).


2.2 Google Analytics

Due to our legitimate interests, this website uses for the optimization and analysis of our online offer within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f. DSGVO the "Google Analytics" service offered by Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheater Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA). The service (Google Analytics) uses "cookies" - text files that are stored on your device. The information collected by the cookies is usually sent to a Google server in the US and stored there. Google complies with European data protection law and is certified under the Privacy Shield Agreement: https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt000000001L5AAI&status=Active This website uses IP anonymization. The IP address of the users is shortened within the member states of the EU and the European Economic Area and in the other contracting states of the agreement. Only in individual cases, the IP address is initially transferred unabridged to the United States to a Google server and shortened there. This reduction eliminates the personal reference of your IP address. The user's IP address provided by the browser will not be combined with other data stored by Google. Under the terms of the Order Data Agreement, which we have created as a website operator with Google Inc., the information we collect will be used to compile an evaluation of website activity and website activity, and to provide services related to internet usage. The data collected by Google on our behalf will be used to evaluate the use of our online offering by individual users, such as: For example, to generate activity reports on the website to improve our online offering. You have the option to prevent the storage of cookies on your device by making the appropriate settings in your browser. There is no guarantee that you will be able to access all features of this website without restriction if your browser does not allow cookies. Furthermore, you can use a browser plug-in to prevent the information collected by cookies (including your IP address) from being sent to Google Inc. and used by Google Inc. The following link leads you to the corresponding plugin: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de Here you will find further information on the use of data by Google Inc .: https://policies.google.com/privacy / partners? hl = DE (data collected by Google partners) https://adssettings.google.com/authenticated https://policies.google.com/technologies/ ads? hl = DE (use of cookies in advertisements) Unless specifically stated, we store personal data only as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes pursued.


2.3 Google Maps

We include maps from the Google Maps service provided by Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. The processed data may include, in particular, users' IP addresses and location data, but these are not collected without their consent (usually as part of the settings of their mobile devices). The data can be processed in the USA. Privacy Policy: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/, opt-out: https://adssettings.google.com/authenticated.


3. Collection and storage of personal data as well as the nature and purpose of their use and disclosure of data to third parties

Basically, we only use your personal data within our company. If and insofar as we engage third parties in the performance of contracts (such as suppliers and logistics service providers), these personal data are only received to the extent that the transmission is required for the corresponding service. In the event that we outsource certain parts of the data processing ("order processing"), we contractually obligate processors to use personal data only in accordance with the requirements of data protection laws and to ensure the protection of the data subject's rights.


3.1 mail contact / contact form

If you contact us (eg via contact form or e-mail), we will save your details for the processing of the request as well as in the event that follow-up questions arise. We store and use other personal data only if you consent to it or if this is permitted by law without special consent. The data processing for the purpose of contacting us is in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. a DSGVO based on your voluntarily granted consent. The personal data collected by us for the use of the contact form will be automatically deleted after completion of the request made by you.


4. Your rights as a data controller

Under applicable law, you have various rights regarding your personal information. If you would like to assert these rights, please send your request by e-mail or by post with a clear identification of your person to the address specified in section 1. Below is an overview of your rights.


4.1 Right to confirmation and information

You have the right at any time to obtain confirmation from us as to whether personal data relating to you is being processed. If this is the case, you have the right to obtain free information from us about the personal data you have stored together with a copy of this data. Furthermore, there is a right to the following information: a) the processing purposes; b) the categories of personal data being processed; (c) the recipients or categories of recipients to whom the personal data have been or are being disclosed, in particular in the case of beneficiaries in third countries or international organizations; (d) if possible, the planned duration for which the personal data will be stored or, if that is not possible, the criteria for determining that duration; (e) the existence of a right to rectification or erasure of the personal data concerning you or to a restriction of processing by the controller or a right to object to such processing; f) the existence of a right of appeal to a supervisory authority; g) if the personal data is not collected from you, all available information about the source of the data; (h) the existence of automated decision-making, including profiling, in accordance with Article 22 (1) and (4) GDPR and, at least in these cases, meaningful information about the logic involved and the scope and intended impact of such processing on you. If personal data are transmitted to a third country or to an international organization, you have the right to be informed of the appropriate safeguards under Article 46 of the GDPR in connection with the transfer.


4.2 Right to rectification

You have the right to demand immediate correction of incorrect personal data concerning you. Taking into account the purposes of this, you have the right to request the completion of incomplete personal data, including by means of a supplementary statement.


4.3 Right to cancellation - Right to be forgotten

You have the right to request that personal data concerning you be deleted immediately, and we are obliged to delete personal data immediately if one of the following causes is true: a) The personal data are for the purposes for which they are collected or otherwise processed, no longer necessary. b) They revoke their consent on which the processing was based in accordance with Article 6 (1) GDPR (a) or Article 9 (2) (a) GDPR and there is no need for any other legal basis for the processing. (c) they object to the processing in accordance with Article 21 (1) of the GDPR and there are no high-level legitimate grounds for the processing, or they object to the processing in accordance with Article 21 (2) GDPR. d) The personal data were processed unlawfully. e) The deletion of personal data is required to fulfill a legal obligation under Union or national law to which we are subject. f) The personal data were collected in relation to information society services offered pursuant to Article 8 (1) of the GDPR. If we have made the personal data publicly available and if we are obliged to delete them in accordance with Art. 17 GDPR, we take appropriate measures, including technical ones, to inform data controllers who process the personal data, taking into account the available technology and the implementation costs. to inform you that you have requested that you delete any links to such personal information or copies or replications of such personal information.


4.4 Right to restriction of processing

You have the right to demand that we restrict processing if any of the following conditions apply: a) You will contest the accuracy of your personal information for a period of time that allows us to verify the accuracy of your personal information (b) the processing is unlawful and you have objected to the deletion of personal data and instead request the restriction of the use of personal data; c) we no longer need the personal data for the purposes of processing, but you need the data for asserting, exercising or defending legal claims, or d) you object to the processing under Article 21 (1) GDPR, as yet unclear whether the legitimate reasons of our company outweigh yours.


4.5 Right to Data Portability

You have the right to receive the personal information that you have provided to us in a structured, common and machine-readable format, and you have the right to transfer this data to another person without hindrance from us, provided that: a) the processing is based on a consent pursuant to Article 6 (1) (a) GDPR or Article 9 (2) (a) GDPR or a contract pursuant to Article 6 (1) (b) GDPR; and (b) the processing is carried out by automated means. In exercising your right to data portability in accordance with paragraph 1, you have the right to obtain that the personal data are transmitted directly by us to another party, as far as technically feasible.


4.6 OPPOSITION RIGHT

You have the right, for reasons of your own particular situation, to object at any time to the processing of personal data relating to you pursuant to Article 6 (1) (e) or (f) of the GDPR; this also applies to profiling based on these provisions. We no longer process personal information, unless we can demonstrate compelling legitimate grounds for processing that outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms, or the processing is for the purposes of asserting, exercising or defending legal claims. If personal data are processed by us in order to operate direct mail, you have the right to object at any time to the processing of personal data concerning you for the purpose of such advertising; this also applies to profiling insofar as it is associated with such direct mail. You have the right, for reasons of your own particular situation, to object to the processing of personal data concerning you for scientific or historical research purposes or for statistical purposes under Article 89 (1) of the GDPR, unless: , processing is necessary to fulfill a public interest task.


4.7 Automated decisions including profiling

You have the right not to be subjected to a decision based solely on automated processing - including profiling - that will have legal effect or similarly affect you in a similar manner.


4.8 Right to revoke a data protection consent

You have the right to revoke your consent to the processing of personal data at any time.


4.9 Right to complain to a supervisory authority

You have the right to complain to a supervisory authority, in particular in the Member State of your residence, employment or the place of the alleged breach, that you consider that the processing of your personal data is unlawful.


5. Data security

We make every effort to ensure the security of your data within the framework of applicable data protection laws and technical possibilities. Your personal data will be transmitted encrypted with us. This applies to your orders and also to the customer login. We use the SSL (Secure Socket Layer) coding system, but point out that data transmission over the Internet (for example, when communicating by e-mail) may have security vulnerabilities. A complete protection of the data from access by third parties is not possible. To safeguard your data, we maintain technical and organizational security measures that we always adapt to state-of-the-art technology. We also do not warrant that our offer will be available at specific times; Disturbances, interruptions or failures can not be excluded. The servers we use are regularly backed up carefully.


6. Automated decision-making

Automated decision-making based on collected personal data will not take place, except for explicit answers.


7. Data transfer to non-EU countries

Data transmission to agencies or persons outside the EU outside of the cases mentioned in this declaration in point 2 does not take place and is not planned.


8. Updating and changing this privacy policy

This privacy statement is currently valid and is dated May 2018. As our website evolves and offers become available, or as a result of changes in legal or regulatory requirements, it may be necessary to change this privacy policy. The current privacy policy can be viewed and printed at any time on our website under the Privacy Policy.