Data privacy statement

This data privacy statement applies to the Internet services of ASK Chemicals GmbH.

It serves to clarify the type, extent and purpose of the collection and use of personal data on these web pages.

Personal data
Personal data are information that can be used to learn about your personal or material circumstances. Information that, with a reasonable effort, we cannot use to identify you personally, e.g. because it has been pseudonymized or anonymized, is not personal data.

General information
When you visit our website, general information is automatically recorded and stored in the server log files. The service log files include

• your browser type and version
• the operating system you use
• the referrer URL (the web page you previously visited)
• the time of the server request
• your IP address.

It is not possible for us to use this general information to identify a particular individual. The server log files are a technical tool for us to rectify bugs on our website.

Contact requests
You have the possibility of contacting us at some points. We use the information communicated in this process for the purpose of processing your inquiry. Please note, however, that contact requests sent by e-mail, for example, or forms that are transmitted unencrypted over the Internet are not sufficiently protected against unauthorized access by third parties.

Google Analytics
Our website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics platform of Google Inc. ( “Google”). Google Analytics uses cookies, i.e. text files that are stored on your computer and that allow us to analyze the use of our website. To this end, the usage information generated by the cookie is transmitted to a server of Google in the United States and stored for usage analysis purposes. In cased of activation of IP anonymization on this website, Google will shorten your IP address within all member states of the European Union or other signatory states to the Agreement of the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases the complete IP address will be submitted to a server of Google in the United States and will be shortened there. IP anonymization on this website is set to active. By order of the operator of this website, google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activities for the operator and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the operator of this website. The IP address transmitted from your browser by Google Analytics will not be associated with any other data held by Google. You may refuse to save the cookies by selecting the appropriate settings of your browser; however, we would like to inform you that if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Moreover, you may prevent transmission to Google, storage and collection of the data generated by the cookie and your usage of the website ( including your IP – address ) by downloading and installing the available browser-plugin under the following link:

We would like to inform you as well that we have extended Google Analytics by the functionality, i.e. the code “gat._anonymizeIp” so that the last 8 bit of your IP address will be deleted, which results in the anonymized recording of your IP.

Our web pages sometimes use cookies, which help us make our offer more user-friendly, more effective and more secure. Cookies are small text files that are filed on your computer and stored by your browser. Most of the cookies that we use are session cookies and are characterized by the fact that they are automatically deleted at the end of the browser session. Other cookies remain on your computer system (persistent cookies). You can of course reject cookies at any time if your browser allows this. Please consult the program help files to see how you can set up your browser in this way.

Amendment of the data privacy statement
We reserve the right to amend this data privacy statement from time to time by updating this website. We therefore recommend that you visit this site regularly in order to ensure that you agree with the changes.

Data protection officer
If you have any questions about the processing of your personal data, or require further information on the issue of data privacy, please feel free to contact our data protection officer.
Mr. Sascha Hasselbach
Hausinger Str. 4

D-40764 Langenfeld, Germany