Privacy PolicyConditions governing the use of this website

 A. Data Collection

We, i3 Membrane GmbH, Bautzner Landstrasse 400, 01328 Dresden, Germany, collect data during the initiation, conclusion, performance, and rescission of sales contracts. This data is collected, stored, and processed by us.

a. Your visit to our web pages is logged. Essentially, the data collected encompasses the IP address currently being used by your PC, the date and time, the browser type and operating system of your PC, and the pages viewed by you. As a rule, we cannot reference this data to specific persons and also have no intention to do so.


B. Usage and Transmission of Data

a. The personal data (i.e., particulars about personal or objective circumstances of an identified or identifiable natural person) which you provide to us, e.g., through a contact inquiry and/or a purchase order or by e-mail (e.g., your name and address or your e-mail address) are processed only in order to correspond with you and only for the purpose for which you have provided the data to us. We will transmit your data to the shipping company instructed to make the delivery only insofar as this is necessary for the delivery of the goods. For processing of payments, we will transmit your payment data to the credit institute instructed to handle the payment.

b. We declare that, for the rest, we will not transmit your personal data to third parties unless we are legally obligated to do so or you have granted us your prior permission. Insofar as we use service companies to carry out and handle data processing operations, the contractual relationships will be governed by the provisions of the German Federal Data Protection Act.

C. Consent and Revocation of Consent

If you have provided your personal data to us, you can delete it again at any time. Data for billing and accounting purposes is unaffected by cancellation of contract / revocation of consent and/or deletion.

D. Retention Period

Personal data that has been provided to us via our website will be stored only as long as necessary to accomplish the purpose for which we have been entrusted with it. Insofar as we are required to comply with statutory retention periods mandated by commercial law and tax law, certain data may be retained for a period of up to 10 years.

E. Customer Account

If you open a customer account, you consent to storage of your basic data such as name, address, e-mail address, and bank account details as well as your usage data (user name, password). This enables you to order from us using your e-mail address or customer number and your personal password. In this connection, we obtain the following declaration of consent:

„[] I want to open a customer account. Please store my data for this purpose. I can revoke my consent at any time."

You can revoke your consent at any time. To do so, use the contact information provided in Section J. below.

F. Use of Cookies

a. General
On various pages, we use cookies to make your visit to our website appealing and facilitate the use of specific functions. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your terminal device. Some of the cookies which we use are deleted at the end of the browser session, in other words, after you close your browser (so-called "session cookies"). Other cookies remain on your terminal device and allow us or our partner companies to recognize your browser the next time you visit the website (persistent cookies). We use cookies to personalize content and advertising and analyze traffic on our website. Moreover, we transmit information about your use of our website to our partners for social media, advertising, and analysis. Details are available at: http://www.google.com/intl/de/policies/privacy/partners/

b. Consent
You have consented to the use of cookies by clicking on the consent button on the homepage. You can revoke your consent to the use of cookies that are not absolutely necessary for operation of the website at any time with effect for the future. Nevertheless, refusing cookies may limit the functionality of our website.

c. Control after Declaration of Consent / Revocation
For the rest, insofar as you have consented to the use of cookies, you can control and/or delete them at your convenience. You can find out how here, for example: AllAboutCookies.org. You can delete all cookies stored on your computer, and most browsers can be configured in a manner that prevents the saving of cookies. However, this may make it necessary for you to change some settings manually each time you visit a page and may interfere with some functions.

In addition, please observe the following Section d) regarding the use of Google Analytics.

d. Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA ("Google").

Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", which are text files stored on your computer, to help analyze how you use the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the USA. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators, and providing other services relating to website traffic and internet usage.

Google will also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the installation of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

You can revoke your consent to data collection at any time with effect for the future by using the Google Analytics deactivation add-on for browsers at http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.

You can also prevent data collection via Google Universal Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie, which prevents future collection of your information while visiting this website, will be set: Google Analytics deaktivieren

Be advised that this website uses Google Analytics with the extension "_anonymizeIp ()". IP addresses are thereby stored exclusively in anonymous form, thus ruling out the direct linking of the stored data to an individual person.

G. Processing of Payments via PayPal

The payment methods available on our website are payment by credit card, by direct debit or via PayPal. In these cases, payments are processed via PayPal Europe S.à.r.l. et Cie, S.C.A. 22-24, Boulevard Royals, L-2449 Luxembourg (hereinafter PayPal). For payment via PayPal Express, transaction data, such as date of order, method of payment, date sent and/or date of receipt, amount, and payee, is transmitted to and stored by PayPal.
You will find additional details regarding data privacy in connection with the use of PayPal Express at: https://www.paypal.com/de/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-full?locale.x=de_DE

H. Credit Check by PayPal

Once you have chosen one of the payment options (payment by credit card, via PayPal or by direct debit) that is handled by our payment processor PayPal (Europe) S.à r.l. et Cie, S.C.A., 22-24 Boulevard Royal, L-2449 Luxembourg (hereinafter PayPal), you will be asked on the PayPal payment page to consent to the transmission to PayPal of the data necessary for processing of the payment and an identity and credit check. If you grant your consent, your data (first and last name, street, house number, postal code, city, telephone number and, for purchase by direct debit, the bank account data provided) and the data pertaining to your order will be transmitted to PayPal. For the purpose of its own identity and credit investigation, PayPal or the partner company contracted by PayPal will transmit the data to credit agencies (credit bureaus) and receive from them reports and, where applicable, credit standing information on the basis of mathematical/statistical procedures which are calculated using, among other things, address data.

You will find detailed information about this at https://www.paypal.com/de/webapps/mpp/ua/creditchk.

I. TLS Encryption

We protect the transmission of your data with a secure (AES 256-bit) TLS connection. TLS (Transport Layer Security) is a security technology which ensures that your personal data is transmitted securely on the Internet and cannot be viewed by strangers.

Encrypted data
The following data is encrypted: Personal data (name, address etc.).

J. Your Rights, Information

a. If you no longer agree to storage of your personal data or it is no longer correct, upon request to this effect, we will arrange to have your data deleted or blocked or carry out the necessary corrections (to the extent that this is possible pursuant to applicable law). Upon request, you will be informed free of charge regarding all personal data which we have stored about you.

b. Please direct any questions regarding collection, processing or use of your personal data, as well as request for information about, correction, blocking or deletion of data by e-mail to ed.enarbmem3i@ofni  or by mail to i3 Membrane GmbH, Bautzner Landstrasse 400, 01328 Dresden, Germany.