Cookie- and Opt-Out Information
Information on the possibilities to object to data processing
General information on cookies
A cookie is a small file that is stored in the device's browser when the website is accessed. By means of cookies, for example, the particular device can be identified or the complete and correct display of our website ensured. Cookies also help to provide the services included on the website, to personalize content and to customize and analyze advertisements.
Which cookies are there?
Depending on their function and purpose, cookies can be divided into five categories: essential cookies, performance cookies, functional cookies and cookies for marketing purposes. Please note that not all of the cookies listed here may be used when you visit our website using a mobile device.
These are cookies that are needed to navigate our websites and to serve the basic functions of the website.
Performance cookies are used to improve the user-friendliness of a website and thus to enhance the user experience. Performance Cookies collect information about the usage of our website, i.e. Internet browser used and operating system; domain name of the website from which you came, number of visits, average duration of visit, and pages accessed.
Functional cookies allow a web page to store information already provided (such as username, login, language selection, or location) and provide the user with enhanced, more personalized features.
With these cookies, we can determine how our website is used and, for example, on the basis of which preferences and search terms it is accessed.
Cookies for marketing purposes
Marketing cookies are used to offer more targeted content relevant to the user and adapted to their interests. They are also used to measure and control the effectiveness of advertising campaigns. They index whether you have visited a website or not, as well as what content has been used. This information may be shared with third parties, such as advertisers. These cookies are often linked to third parties' site functionalities.
Deletion of cookies and do-not-track adjustment
Via your browser's settings you can delete individual cookies or all cookies. In addition, you can find information and instructions on how to delete these cookies or block their storage up front, depending on your browser, at the following links:
You also can manage cookies that are used by many companies and functions for advertising individually. Use the appropriate user tools, available at www.aboutads.info/choices/ or http://www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/your-ad-choices.
Most browsers also offer a so-called "Do-Not-Track feature" that lets you specify that you do not want to be "tracked" by websites. With this feature enabled, your browser will tell ad networks, websites, and applications that you do not want to be tracked for behavior-based advertising and the like. Information and instructions on how to edit this feature, depending on our browser, are available at the following links:
Information and objection possibilities (Opt-Out): Tracking Tools
Subsequently, you will learn how to prevent the use of tracking technologies with the purpose of web analysis applied by and thus object to data processing:
Explanation of tools, functionality and notice of confidentiality
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (Google). Google Analytics uses so-called cookies, text files that are stored on users' computers that allow the analysis of the users' website use. The information generated by cookies about the use of this website by users are usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there.
However, if IP anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be shortened by Google beforehand within member states of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the US and shortened there. IP anonymization is active on this website. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage to the website operator.
The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be consolidated with other Google data. You can prevent the storage of cookies by adjusting the settings of your browser software; however, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use all the features of this website to the fullest extent possible. In addition, you may prevent the collection of data (including your IP address) related to your use of the website generated by cookies as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link: Google Tools.
We would like to point out that this website uses Google Analytics with the extension _anonymizelp () and therefore IP addresses are processed shortened only to exclude direct personal references.
As an alternative to browser add-ons or within browsers on mobile devices, please click this link, to prevent Google Analytics from tracking your activity on this website in the future. In the process, an opt-out cookie is stored on your device. If you delete your cookies, you must click this link again.
Google uses the DoubleClick DART cookie. Users may opt out of using the DART cookie by accessing the privacy policies of Google's ad network and content network.
This website uses Hotjar, an analysis software of Hotjar Ltd. (Hotjar) (www.hotjar.com, 3 Lyons Range, 20 Bisazza Street, Sliema SLM 1640, Malta, Europe). With Hotjar it is possible to gauge and analyze the usage behavior (clicks, mouse movements, scroll heights, etc.) on our website. The information about your visit to our website generated by the tracking code and cookies will be transmitted to the Hotjar servers in Ireland and stored there. The tracking code collects the following information:
The following information can be traced by your device and your browser:
- The IP address of your device (collected and stored in an anonymous format)
- Your e-mail address, including your first and last name, provided that you have made it available through our website
- Screen size of your device
- Device type and browser information
- Geographic location (country only)
- The preferred language to depict our website
- Log data
The following data is automatically generated by our servers when Hotjar is used
- Referring domain
- Pages visited
- Geographic location (country only)
- The preferred language to depict our website
- Date and time when the website was accessed
Hotjar will use this information to evaluate your use of our website, to generate reports of use, as well as other services related to the website use and internet evaluation of the website. Hotjar also uses third-party services such as Google Analytics and Optimizely to provide services. These third parties may store information that your browser sends during your visit to the website, such as cookies or IP requests. For more information on how Google Analytics and Optimizely store and use data, please refer to their respective privacy policies.
By continuing to use this site, you consent to the above processing of data by Hotjar and its third parties under their privacy policies.
The cookies used by Hotjar have a different life span; some stay up to 365 days, some remain valid during the current visit only.
You can prevent the collection of data by Hotjar by clicking on the following link and follow the instructions there: https://www.hotjar.com/opt-out.
Possibility to revoke your consent to data processing (Opt-Out)
You can prevent the storage of cookies used with this tool by adjusting your browser's settings accordingly and disabling the execution of Java Script or install a tool such as "NoScript" (see above).
In addition, you may prevent the collection of data (including your IP address) related to your use of the website generated by cookies as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link: tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
As an alternative to browser add-ons or within browsers on mobile devices, please click this link to prevent Google Analytics from tracking your activity on this website in the future. In the process, an opt-out cookie is stored on your device. If you delete your cookies, you must click this link again.
Name and contact details of the responsible boxy
Verein ZELLCHEMING e.V., Carl-Zeiss-Str. 3, D-64331 Weiterstadt, Germany Phone: +49 (0) 61 50-5 44 84 04, E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
represented by the Executive Board (according to § 26 BGB):
- Chairman: Erich Kollmar
- Deputy Chairman: Gerrit Lund
- Treasurer: Carsten Melchert
- Managing Director: Petra Hanke
You have the right at any time to request confirmation as to whether we process personal data and the right to information about such personal data. In addition, you are entitled to correction, deletion and limitation of data processing, as well as the right to object to the processing of personal data, or to revoke consent to data processing or to request data transfer at any time. In addition, you have the right to complain to a regulating authority in the event of breach of data protection.