An overview of data protection
The following gives a simple overview of what
happens to your personal information when you visit our website. Personal
information is any data with which you could be personally identified.
Detailed information on the subject of data protection can be found in our
Data collection on our website
Who is responsible for the data collection on this website?
The data collected on this website are processed
by the website operator. The operator’s contact details can be found in the
website’s required legal notice.
How do we collect your data?
Some data are collected when you provide it to
us. This could, for example, be data you enter on a contact form.
Other data are collected automatically by our IT
systems when you visit the website. These data are primarily technical data
such as the browser and operating system you are using or when you accessed
the page. These data are collected automatically as soon as you enter our
What do we use your data for?
Part of the data is collected to ensure the
proper functioning of the website. Other data can be used to analyze how
visitors use the site.
What rights do you have regarding your
You always have the right to request information
about your stored data, its origin, its recipients, and the purpose of its
collection at no charge. You also have the right to request that it be
corrected, blocked, or deleted. You can contact us at any time using the
address given in the legal notice if you have further questions about the
issue of privacy and data protection. You may also, of course, file a
complaint with the competent regulatory authorities.
Analytics and third-party tools
When visiting our website, statistical analyses
may be made of your surfing behavior. This happens primarily using cookies
and analytics. The analysis of your surfing behavior is usually anonymous,
i.e. we will not be able to identify you from this data. You can object to
this analysis or prevent it by not using certain tools. Detailed information
You can object to this analysis. We will inform
you below about how to exercise your options in this regard.
General information and mandatory information
The operators of this website take the
protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data
as confidential and in accordance with the statutory data protection
If you use this website, various pieces of
personal data will be collected. Personal information is any data with which
information we collect and what we use it for. It also explains how and for
what purpose this happens.
Please note that data transmitted via the
internet (e.g. via email communication) may be subject to security breaches.
Complete protection of your data from third-party access is not
Notice concerning the party responsible
for this website
The party responsible for processing data on
this website is:
Con Lubricants GmbH
Postfach 10 02 15
The responsible party is the natural or legal person who alone or jointly
with others decides on the purposes and means of processing personal data
(names, email addresses, etc.).
Revocation of your consent to the
processing of your data
Many data processing operations are only
possible with your express consent. You may revoke your consent at any time
with future effect. An informal email making this request is sufficient. The
data processed before we receive your request may still be legally
Right to file complaints with regulatory
If there has been a breach of data protection
legislation, the person affected may file a complaint with the competent
regulatory authorities. The competent regulatory authority for matters
related to data protection legislation is the data protection officer of the
German state in which our company is headquartered. A list of data
protection officers and their contact details can be found at the following
Right to data portability
You have the right to have data which we process
based on your consent or in fulfillment of a contract automatically
delivered to yourself or to a third party in a standard, machine-readable
format. If you require the direct transfer of data to another responsible
party, this will only be done to the extent technically feasible.
SSL or TLS encryption
This site uses SSL or TLS encryption for
security reasons and for the protection of the transmission of confidential
content, such as the inquiries you send to us as the site operator. You can
recognize an encrypted connection in your browser’s address line when it
changes from “https://” to “https://” and the lock icon is displayed in your
browser’s address bar.
If SSL or TLS encryption is activated, the data
you transfer to us cannot be read by third parties.
Information, blocking, deletion
As permitted by law, you have the right to be
provided at any time with information free of charge about any of your
personal data that is stored as well as its origin, the recipient and the
purpose for which it has been processed. You also have the right to have
this data corrected, blocked or deleted. You can contact us at any time
using the address given in our legal notice if you have further questions on
the topic of personal data.
Data collection on our website
do not harm your computer and do not contain any viruses. Cookies help
make our website more user-friendly, efficient, and secure. Cookies are
small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your
Most of the cookies we use are so-called
“session cookies.” They are automatically deleted after your visit.
Other cookies remain in your device’s memory until you delete them.
These cookies make it possible to recognize your browser when you next
visit the site.
You can configure your browser to inform you
whether to accept or reject a cookie. Alternatively, your browser can be
configured to automatically accept cookies under certain conditions or
to always reject them, or to automatically delete cookies when closing
your browser. Disabling cookies may limit the functionality of this
Cookies which are necessary to allow
electronic communications or to provide certain functions you wish to
use (such as the shopping cart) are stored pursuant to Art. 6 paragraph
1, letter f of GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in
the storage of cookies to ensure an optimized service provided free of
technical errors. If other cookies (such as those used to analyze your
surfing behavior) are also stored, they will be treated separately in
Server log files
The website provider automatically collects
and stores information that your browser automatically transmits to us
in “server log files”. 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 combined with data
from other sources.
The basis for data processing is Art. 6 (1)
(f) GDPR, which allows the processing of data to fulfill a contract or
for measures preliminary to a contract.
Should you send us questions via the contact
form, we will collect the data entered on the form, including the
contact details you provide, to answer your question and any follow-up
questions. We do not share this information without your permission.
We will, therefore, process any data you
enter onto the contact form only with your consent per Art. 6 (1)(a)
GDPR. You may revoke your consent at any time. An informal email making
this request is sufficient. The data processed before we receive your
request may still be legally processed.
We will retain the data you provide on the
contact form until you request its deletion, revoke your consent for its
storage, or the purpose for its storage no longer pertains (e.g. after
fulfilling your request). Any mandatory statutory provisions, especially
those regarding mandatory data retention periods, remain unaffected by
Plugins and tools
Google Web Fonts
For uniform representation of fonts, this
page uses web fonts provided by Google. When you open a page, your
browser loads the required web fonts into your browser cache to display
texts and fonts correctly.
For this purpose your browser has to
establish a direct connection to Google servers. Google thus becomes
aware that our web page was accessed via your IP address. The use of
Google Web fonts is done in the interest of a uniform and attractive
presentation of our website. This constitutes a justified interest
pursuant to Art. 6 (1) (f) GDPR.
If your browser does not support web fonts,
a standard font is used by your computer.
Further information about handling user
data, can be found at https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq