Privacy Statement

Collection of data

(1) Personal data

On this website we do not collect any personal data, unless you provide them to us voluntarily (via the forms stored on the website or if you use our contact function), have expressly agreed to the collection of the data or data collection is permitted according to the relevant legal regulations concerning protection of your data.

Personal data are data which can be used to identify you personally or other individual persons to whom the data may relate (e.g. names, addresses, telephone numbers or e-mail addresses).

(2) Communication-related or usage-related data

When you access this website, communication-related data (e.g. Internet protocol address) or usage-related information (e.g. information on the start and duration of usage, and on the telecommunication services which you use) can be automatically generated by means of technical methods, stored and processed in order to analyse use of the website. This information may allow conclusions to be drawn about personal data. If it is also essential to record, process or use your communication-related or usage-related data, they are subject to legal regulations relating to data protection.

Intended purpose

The personal data which you provide will only be used for the purposes for which you give us these data, especially to answer or process your inquiries or grant you access to specific information or offers. In this case it may be necessary for us to store and process the personal data which you provide and transmit them to third parties.

Transmission to third parties

Your data will not normally be transmitted to third parties, unless we are legally obliged or entitled to do so (e.g. during contract data processing) or you have expressly agreed to transmission of your data.

Personal data will only be transmitted to government institutions and authorities in accordance with compelling national legal regulations or if transmission is necessary for the purpose of legal action or criminal prosecution in the event of attacks on our network infrastructure.

If you have subscribed to the Fuchs Umwelttechnik newsletter, we will use your data provided at the time of registration for the purpose of sending this newsletter. Your data will only be transmitted to partner companies which are responsible for technical processing of dispatch of the newsletter. In these cases, however, the extent of the transmitted data will only be limited to the minimum that is required.

Specific use

We will only collect, process and use the personal data which you provide online for the purposes notified to you, except when collection, processing or use

  • are carried out for another purpose which relates directly to the original purpose for which the personal data were collected,
  • are necessary due to a legal obligation or an official or judicial order
  • are necessary to substantiate or protect legal claims, or defend claims
  • are used to prevent misuse or other illegal activities, e.g. intentional attacks on our systems to ensure data security.

Data processing on this website

Fuchs Umwelttechnik Produktions- und Vertriebs GmbH automatically collects and stores in its server log files information which your browser transmits to us. This information is as follows:

Browser type/version
Utilised operating system
Referrer URL (the previously visited website)
Time of the server inquiry
IP address
Google analysis
Google Adwords
Web fonts

We cannot assign these data to specific persons. These data are not combined with other data sources. The data are also erased after statistical evaluation.


The websites use so-called cookies in several places. The purpose of cookies is to make our services more user-friendly, more effective and more secure. Cookies are small text files which are stored on your computer and are saved by your browser. The majority of cookies which we use are so-called "session cookies". They are automatically erased at the end of your visit. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain any viruses. You can prevent cookies from being stored on your computer by deactivating them. The help file in your browser contains instructions in this respect.


If you want to receive the newsletter offered on the website, we need your valid e-mail address and information which enables us to verify that you are the owner of the stipulated e-mail address and/or that its owner agrees to receive the newsletter. No other data will be collected. You can revoke your consent to store the data, the e-mail address and their use to dispatch the newsletter at any time. Abbestellung (Unsubscribe)

Users who no longer want to receive our newsletter or our advertising e-mails can click a link called "Unsubscribe here" which is found in every e-mail sent by Fuchs Umwelttechnik Produktions- und Vertriebs GmbH.


Fuchs Umwelttechnik Produktions- und Vertriebs GmbH has taken the necessary technical and organisational security measures to protect your personal data against unintentional or illegal erasure and alteration, against loss and against unintentional transmission or unauthorised access.

Although we try to limit access to the database to authorised users, we cannot guarantee that unauthorised users gain access.

Right to receive information

You have the right to receive information at any time about your stored personal data, their origin and recipients, as well as about the purpose of storage. The Data Protection Officer of Fuchs Umwelttechnik Produktions- und Vertriebs GmbH provides information about the stored data.

Erasure and blocking of your data

Your data will be erased as soon as and when processing of your concern or your inquiry is completed or if you request us to erase the data. For this purpose, please contact us in writing or by e-mail at:

Fuchs Umwelttechnik Produktions- und Vertriebs GmbH Gassenäcker 35 – 39 D-89195 Steinberg

Legal Notice

Fuchs Umwelttechnik Produktions- und Vertriebs GmbH continually checks and updates the information on its websites. Despite all the due care taken, the data may have changed in the meantime. We cannot therefore accept any liability or guarantee for the topicality, correctness and completeness of the supplied information. We reserve the right to change or supplement the provided information. The content and structure of the websites of Fuchs Umwelttechnik Produktions- und Vertriebs GmbH are protected by copyright. Reproduction of information or data, especially use of texts, parts of texts or photos, requires the prior approval of Fuchs Umwelttechnik Produktions- und Vertriebs GmbH.

Inclusion and updating of the Data Protection Declaration

By using our website, you hereby agree to use of the data as described above. Continuous improvement in information technology and the Internet also calls for adaptation of the current Data Protection Declaration. We therefore reserve the right to supplement or change this Data Protection Declaration at any time. The latest version of this Declaration is dated May 2018.