Information on Data Privacy

Data Privacy Statement


1. Privacy at a glance

General information

The following information provides a simple overview of what happens to your personal data when you visit our website. Personal data are any data with which you can be personally identified. Detailed information on the subject of data protection can be found in our privacy policy, which is set out in this document.

Who is responsible for the data collection on this website?

The data processing on this website is carried out by the website operator. Their contact details can be found in the imprint of this website.

How do we collect your data?

Firstly, your data are collected by you sharing them with us. This may be as a result of you entering data into a contact form, for example. 

Other data are collected automatically through our IT systems when you visit the website. These are primarily technical data (e.g. Internet browser, operating system or time of page access). These data are collected automatically as soon as you enter our website.

What do we use your data for?

Some of the data are collected to ensure faultless provision of the website. Other data can be used to analyse your user behaviour.

What rights do you have regarding your data?

You have the right at any time to obtain free information about the origin, recipient and purpose of your stored personal data. You also have a right to request the rectification, blocking or erasure of these data. For this and other questions about data protection, you can contact us at any time at the address provided in the imprint. Furthermore, you have a right of appeal to the competent supervisory authority.

Analysis tools and third-party tools

When you visit our website, your surfing behaviour can be statistically evaluated. This is done mainly via cookies and so-called analysis programmes. Your surfing behaviour is usually analysed anonymously; the surfing behaviour cannot be traced back to you. You can object to this analysis or prevent it by not using certain tools. Detailed information can be found in the following privacy policy. You can object to this analysis. We will inform you about the possibilities for objection in this privacy policy.

2. General information and mandatory information


The operators of these pages take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and this privacy policy.

If you use this website, various personal data will be collected. Personal data are data with which you can be personally identified. This privacy policy explains what information we collect and what we use it for. It also explains how and for what purpose this takes place.

Please note that data transmission over the Internet (e.g. when communicating via email) may have security holes. Complete protection of the data from access by third parties is not possible.

Information about the responsible authority

The responsible authority for data processing on this website is:

florafuel AG
Stahlgruberring 7a
81829 München 

Tel.:  +49 (0)89 451088 - 0
Fax:  +49 (0)89 451088 - 18

The responsible authority is the natural or legal person who, alone or together with others, decides on the purpose and means of processing personal data (such as names, email addresses, etc.).

Withdrawal of your consent to data processing

Many data processing operations are only possible with your express consent. You can withdraw existing consent at any time. An informal message to us by email is sufficient. The legality of the data processing carried out up to the withdrawal remains unaffected by the withdrawal.

Right of appeal to the competent supervisory authority

In the case of breaches in data protection law, the data subject has the right of appeal to the competent supervisory authority. The competent supervisory authority for data protection issues is the data protection officer of the federal state in which our company is based. A list of data protection officers and their contact details can be found at the following link:

3. Data collection on our website


Websites sometimes use cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies help to make our service more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer and stored by your browser.

Most of the cookies we use are “session cookies”. They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognise your browser the next time you visit.

You can set your browser to inform you about the placing of cookies and allow cookies only in individual cases, accept cookies in certain cases or generally disable them and enable the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. Disabling cookies may limit the functionality of this website.

Cookies that are required to carry out the electronic communication process or to provide certain functions that you wish to use (e.g. shopping cart function) are saved on the basis of Art. 6 (1) (f) GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in the storage of cookies for the technically sound and optimised provision of its services. If other cookies (e.g. cookies for analysing your surfing behaviour) are stored, they will be treated separately in this privacy policy.

Handling of contact details

If you contact the website operator through the provided contact options (e.g. the contact form), your details will be stored for a period of six months, so that we can use them to process and answer your enquiries and in case you have follow-up questions. Without your consent, we will not share this data with third parties.

Server log files

The website provider automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. These are:

  • Browser type and browser version
  • Operating system used
  • Referrer URL
  • Host name of the accessing computer
  • Time of the server request
  • IP address

These data will not be merged with other data sources. 
The basis for data processing is Art. 6 (1) (b) GDPR, which allows the processing of data for fulfilment of a contract or pre-contractual measures.

4. Analysis tools and advertising


Google Analytics

This website uses functions of the web analytics service Google Analytics. The provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. 

Google Analytics uses “cookies”. These are text files that are stored on your computer and that allow an analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. 

Google Analytics cookies are stored on the basis of Art. 6 (1) (f) GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in analysing user behaviour in order to optimise both its website and its advertising.

Browser Plugin

You can prevent the storage of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; however, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use all the functions of this website to their full extent. In addition, you may prevent Google from collecting the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) and prevent it from processing these data by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link:

Objection to data collection

You can prevent Google Analytics from collecting your data by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set which prevents the collection of your data on future visits to this website: disable Google Analytics.
For more information on how user data is handled by Google Analytics, please refer to the Google Privacy Policy: 

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