Data protection information for visitors of the website

Hereinafter, we PLANTAG® COATINGS GMBH, Plantagenweg 34-38,  D-32758 Detmold, Phone: +49 5231/ 60020, E-Mail: would  like to explain to you which of your data we are going to process. Should you have any questions regarding data protection our data protection officer Thomas Werning will be pleased to give you answers under

Purpose, legal basis, categories of recipients, storage period of data processing
Purpose: Presentation of the company, rendering services and/or sale of products as well as communication via the Internet.
The purpose of data processing on this website is to give information about our company’s products and services thus giving the users the possibility of target-orientated contact with the contact persons in our company.

Apart from that we process personal data acc. to the following legal grounds:

  • Art. 6, section 1 lit. a DSGVO for personal data processing with the consent of the person concerned.
  • Art 6 section 1 lit. b DSGVO for the required personal data processing to perform a contract with the person concerned as well as to take the relevant pre-contractual measures.
  • Art. 6 section 1 lit. c DSGVO for the required personal data processing to fulfil the legal obligation to which we are subject to in the cases where the UE law is applicable or in the cases where the law of a country is applicable in which the DSGVO is wholly or partly practicable.
  • Art 6 section 1 lit. f DSGVO for the required personal data processing to safeguard our legitimate interests or that of third parties unless the fundamental freedom and fundamental rights as well as interests of the person concerned prevail. In particular, legitimate interests means our economic interest to be able to make our website available, information-related safety, enforcement of our own legal claims and compliance with further legal regulations.

Within the scope of the services we render, we use for this separate service companies that are sworn to secrecy and data protection. Disclosure to authorities is exclusively carried out if any overriding statutory provisions exist.

When you visit our website connection to your browser is carried out. The following information collected in this event are temporarily filed in system files and automatically recorded: IP-address of your unit, date and time of access, name and URL of retrieved files, website from which access is carried out and/or from which you have been linked to our site (referrer-URL) , used browser and, if applicable, operating system of your unit as well as name of your provider.

The indicated data will be processed by us to smoothly establish connection and system safety. The incidental connection data will be automatically deleted, in general, after maximally seven days. If the website is used abusively the log files to be saved for purposes of proof will be kept until clarification of the incident.

„We use Google Fonds for embedding fonts and YouTube for embedding videos (legal basis acc. to DSGVO: Art. 6 section 1 lit. with operation of our website and taking the parties’ concerned interest into account by deactivating the tracking function in the YouTube-Code). Google LLC in the USA have engaged themselves to guarantee fair data protection acc. to the American-European Privacy Shield. You will find further relevant information in Google’s detailed data protection declaration.”

Your right to information, correction, deletion, contradiction and data transferability
You can safeguard your right to information, correction and deletion of data at all times. Do not hesitate to contact us based of one of the method described above. If you wish deletion of your data, but if we are still legally obliged to keep them, access to your data will be restricted (blocked). It will be likewise in case of contradiction. You can safeguard your right to data transferability if the technical possibility for this isavailable at the recipient and at our company.

Right to appeal
You will have the possibility of lodging a complaint with a data protection supervisory authority at all times.

Data safety/ encription
Connection between  your browser and our server is carried out in an encrypted way.

Up-to-datedness and modification of this data protection declaration
We reserve the right to adapt the contents of this data protection declaration at all times. In general, this will be made when the used services are developed further or adapted. On our website you can have an insight into our current data protection declaration.

This declaration was updated on: 25/05/2018

This site is registered on as a development site.