Data protection information on the processing of personal data pursuant to Art. 13 DSGVO in connection with the transparency requirement pursuant to Art. 12ff DSGVO.

Our enterprise takes the protection of personalised data very serious. We want you to know when we save what data and how we use it. When using and processing personalised data, we act in line with the requirements of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (EU GDPR) and the new German Federal Data Protection Act (FDPA).

Usage data

Visiting our Internet site does principally not required any disclosure of personalised data. In the event of any access to one of our sites, data is saved in a protocol file on your visit to the Internet site. This includes:

  • Name of the retrieved site or file
  • Calendar date, clock-time and status of the call
  • IP address
  • Browser type and version
  • Operating system and version
  • Referrer URL (name of the forwarding website, e.g.,
  • Host name of the accessing computer

These protocol files and edited user statistics are made available to us by our web host. This data is not personalised; thus, we cannot retrace what user has retrieved what data. No forwarding to third parties or compiling with other data is undertaken. We would like you to note that any data transfer on the Internet (e.g., when communicating by e-mail) may have security gaps. No gapless protection of data is possible to protect data from being accessed by third parties.

Contact data

In individual cases, we require personalised data for certain offers and services. The data provided by you in such case, e.g., by e-mail, is disclosed to us on a voluntary basis and is used by us only for the purpose desired by you, e.g., for making contact. It is not disclosed to third parties.

The rights of parties concerned

Pursuant to Art. 15 et seq. GDPR, affected parties of the right of information, correction, deletion, restriction or objection regarding the use and processing of their data. Moreover, parties concerned pursuant to Art. 13 para. 2 item c GDPR have the right to revoke their consent to the use or processing of personalised data for the future, if such processing rests on Art. 6 para. 1 a or Art. 9 para. 2 a GDPR. The legitimacy of the processing due to the approval up to the revocation shall not be affected thereby. As a rule, however, any such revocation results in the consequence that the purpose for which the data had been raised, cannot be fulfilled. The legal effectiveness of such right requires the written form. For that purpose, please contact us by e-mail to:

For that purpose, please contact us by e-mail to:

Deletion of personalised data

Personalised data is deleted if the purpose for saving it is dismissed and no legal requirement (e.g., legal retention periods) prescribes to maintain such data. The provisions of Art. 17 GDPR in conjunction with Section 35 FDPA apply. Should any deletion due to legal, contractual or trade or tax-law-relevant reasons render impossible, the use of such data can be restricted on request by the party concerned. The legal effectiveness of such right requires the written form.

The right of the party concerned of data transferability

The enterprise guarantees the right of data transferability pursuant to Art. 20 GDPR. Any party concerned has the right to obtain a copy of their personalised data in a commonly machine-readable format.


Cookies are small text files that are saved by web browsers when a website is accessed. Our website uses cookies to make our offer more user-friendly, more effective and safer. Most of the cookies used by our site are so-called "session cookies" that are deleted automatically when users leave the site. Other cookies remain saved by your browser until you delete them, and they enable us to recognise your web browser again upon your next visit. But you may set your browser in such a way that it generally refuses cookies or deletes them upon exiting the website or that it asks your permission to save them to make sure their saving is permitted only in the single case. Disabling cookies may restrict the functionality of the website. Cookies which are essential for making the website work are saved pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 GDPR. Cookies for the purpose of retracing user activities or of using them for marketing or advertising activities are not in place.

Links to other websites

Our homepage contains links to other websites. We have no influence whatsoever on their operators' compliance with data protection regulations. Please note our disclaimer of liability.

Party responsible in the sense of the GDPR and FDPA

Institut fuer Holztechnologie Dresden gemeinnuetzige GmbH

Data protection officer

For maintaining data protection rights, our enterprise has appointed an external data protection officer. You can find our data protection officer at Hermann J. Janz, Janz Consulting Datenschutz, Schevenstr. 18, 01326 Dresden.