Disclaimer

Privacy Protection

Protecting your privacy when collecting personal data is an important concern us of ours. As part of our business process, SALT WORKS takes into account the collection of your legally obtained data, which has been provided by you voluntarily, such as first name, last name, mailing address, phone number and email address. Furthermore, your data may be collected, processed and used by SALT WORKS as we see necessary in order to make use of the services that are being offered on this website. We collect your data (e.g. individually related data) so that we can handle your requests and provide you with information.

SALT WORKS will treat your personal data with strict confidentiality and will not sell it or otherwise transfer it to any third party for any purpose. To the extent permitted by law and under the consent of the user, SALT WORKS may commission external companies to perform various tasks e.g. the fulfilment of orders, promotion support or our technical services for our websites. These associated companies may have access to personal data as far as it is required to fulfil their tasks.

The collection of personal data or its transmission to governmental institutions and authorities only occurs within the framework of mandatory national legal provisions. SALT WORKS reserves the right to use or transmit data as it is necessary in order to abide by the laws, provisions or legal requirements; in particular regarding the protection of the website integrity and/or in order to assist enforcement agencies in ongoing investigations. Our employees and agencies are sworn to secrecy and adherence to the code of conduct.

Legal guardians should note that the use of personal data that has been made available to us by children is also subject to data protection law. SALT WORKS encourages legal guardians to inform their children about the safe and responsible use of personal data while using the Internet.

When you visit our website by default the web servers: save the name of your internet service provider; the website from which you are visiting us; our website that you visit; as well as the date and duration of your visit. We use cookies in order to track user preferences and to design the website correspondingly. Cookies are files which are transferred from a website to an individual’s hard drive for the purpose of recording data. Like most websites, SALT WORKS uses cookies for a variety of purposes in order to improve your online use. We record for example, the total number of visits to our website on an anonymous basis.

  1. Facebook Like Button

This website uses social plugins from Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (hereafter referred to as “Facebook”). When you visit sites that contain this plugin, data about your visitor behavior is automatically transferred to Facebook. The website operator does not have any influence on the type and extent of data that is being recorded and transmitted to Facebook. If you are logged into Facebook, Facebook may match your visit with your Facebook profile. More information about data protection in relation to the Facebook button can be found here.

  1. Google +1 Button

This website uses social plugins from Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (hereafter referred to as “Google”). When you visit sites that contain  this plugin, data about your visitor behavior is automatically transferred to Google. The website operator does not have any influence on the type and extent of data that is being recorded and transmitted to Google. If you are logged into Google, Google may match your visit with your Facebook profile. More information about data protection in relation to the Google + Button can be found here.

  1. Twitter Button

This website uses social plugins from Twitter Inc., 1355 Market St, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA (hereafter referred to as “Twitter”). When you visit sites that contain this plugin, data about your visitor behavior is automatically transferred to Twitter. The website operator does not have any influence on the type and extent of data that is being recorded and transmitted to Google. If you are logged into Twitter, Twitter may match your visit with your Twitter profile. More information about data protection in relation to the Twitter button can be found here.

  1. Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. (“Google“). Cookies are files that are stored on your computer to analyse your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie concerning your use of this website will be passed on to a Google server in the USA and saved there. In the case of an activation of the IP-anonymization on this website, your IP-address will be shortened by Google within the member states of the European Union or other parties of the Agreement in the European Economic Area. The complete IP-address will be transferred to a Google server in the USA and shortened there only in exceptional cases. By order of the website operator, Google will use this information to analyse your usage of the website in order to create reports about the website activities or to provide further services to the website operator that are connected to the website and internet usage. The IP-address that has been submitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics is will not being merged with different data from Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that you may not be able to use the full extent of the website’s functions. Apart from that, you can avoid the transmission of data that has been created by the as it relates to your usage of the website (including your IP-address) to Google by downloading and installing the available browser plugin that can be found under the following link.

Given the debate about using analytical tools with complete IP addresses, we would like to point out that this website uses Google Analytics with the expansion „_anonymizeIp()“ and thus, only processes IP-addresses that have been shortened in order to grant anonymity.

We implement technical and organizational security measures to protect your data against accidental or intentional manipulation, loss, destruction or the access of unauthorized individuals.

Please also note, you can set your browser in such a way that cookies will not be stored or that you will be notified when a cookie might be sent. Further information about these settings and the modification of your browser options can be found under “documentation” or in the help file of your browser.

If you have any questions regarding this privacy statement please contact our data protection officer.

Simone Rosenthal
SCHÜRMANN WOLSCHENDORF DREYER Rechtsanwälte
Am Hamburger Bahnhof 4
10557 Berlin

E-Mail: datenschutz@group-services.de
Tel.: 030 – 21300280

You can, at any time, ask if and/or which of your personal data has been stored.

Furthermore, you can send us information, cancellation and correction  requests of your data as well as suggestions.

Temporarily, it may be possible that we, SALT WORKS, have to change the existing privacy policy. Therefore, we recommend you regularly read this privacy policy. Rest assured however, that changes are not retroactive and that we will not change them in a manner in which previously collected data will be treated.