This privacy statement informs you about the processing of your personal data in connection with the websitewww.teqcycle.com.

 

  1. Responsible data controller

 

The responsible data controller for this website is Teqcycle Solutions GmbH, Baierbrunner Str. 31, 81379 Munich, Germany (hereinafter "Teqcycle" or ;"we"). More information is available in our website imprint.

If you have any question, please do not hesitate to reach out to our Data Protection Officer. You can contact our data protection officer at the address given above or by email to moc.elcycqet@ztuhnullcsnetad.

  1. Personal data

 

Personal data means information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person, such as your name, email address, telephone number, postal address or the IP address of your computer.

 

  1. Processed personal data

 

3.1       Data our webserver processes automatically

 

To present the right information to you on this website we process the following data:

 

  • The address of the web page on this website you visit
  • The address of the web page you visited immediately before, if any (the “referrer”)
  • Date and time of your visit
  • Properties of your device, particularly its operating system, the browser you use and your browser’s display window size
  • Your device’s IP address in the internet
  • ID numbers which we store on your device. With these ID numbers we can recognize your device as a website user. Technically, these ID numbers are stored in so-called cookies or eTags.
  • Device IDs that consist of individual characteristics of your device. Based on these device identifiers, we can also recognize your device as a website user. Examples of such device identifiers are
    • The “identifier for advertisers” of the Apple operating system iOS
    • The “advertising ID” of the operating system Android

 

3.2       Data you provide

 

If you communicate with us, e.g. by filling out our website’s contact form, we further process the personal data you provide in your communication.

 

  1. Purpose and legal basis

4.1       Operating the website

 

We process your personal data in order to provide relevant information on this website that are tailored to your requirements, so that your visit to our website is as informative and profitable as possible.

 

Unless it is explicitly stated otherwise in the following sections the legal basis for this processing of data is Art. 6(1)f) GDPR (balancing of interests – based on our legitimate interest to provide a website with relevant information for its users).

 

4.2       Contact form and email communication

 

If you send inquiries to us via the website contact form or by email, we process the information you provide in such message (including your contact details) to deal with your inquiry. This particularly applies if you contact us because you are interested in our services.

 

4.3       Job applications

 

If you apply for a job at Teqcycle, we will store and process the data you have provided in your application to review and handle this application. The legal basis for this processing of data is Article 6(1)b) GDPR (contractual and pre-contractual activities).

 

If your application is successful, we will continue to process your data for the purposes of your employment relationship. If your application is not successful, your data will usually be deleted or anonymized within 6 months after the end of the application process.

 

  1. External service providers

 

For certain activities, we use external services providers to operate this website (e.g. data center operators). To the extent it is necessary these service providers also process personal data. We diligently selects and supervises its service providers. They process the data only in accordance with our instructions and are also bound by this privacy statement.

 

  1. Website analytics

 

6.1.   General

We strive to present the most relevant information to the users of this website. We therefore use tools to measure how this website is being used. With the help of these tools we particularly collect the following kind of information:

  • On which links on other websites do users click to get to this website?
  • Which subpages of this website are visited when, how often, and in which order?
  • Which information do the website users look for?
  • On which links or offers do the website users click?

 

Based on these kinds of information we create statistics which help to answer the following questions:

 

  • Which pages of the website are particularly attractive for the users?
  • Which kinds of information are most interesting for the users?
  • Which offers should we make to our website users?

 

For these purposes we particularly use the automatically collected data described in Section 3.1 above. The data are always stored pseudonymously (i.e. under a randomly assigned ID number).

 

The legal basis for this processing of data is Article 6(1)f) GDPR (balancing of interests, based on our legitimate interest to tailor the website to its users’ interests and needs).

 

6.2    Google Analytics 

 

One of the tools used is Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google LLC (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA, hereinafter referred to as "Google").

 

Google Analytics uses the “cookies” mentioned above in section 3.1. Your browser transmits the information created with the help of these cookies on your use of this website to Google servers in the USA, where they are stored for up to 14 months. Currently there is no decision of the EU Commission that the USA generally provide an adequate level of protection for personal data. Google undertakes, however, to comply with the EU-US Privacy Shield Framework as set forth by the US Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use and retention of personal information from European Union member countries. More information in this regard is available here: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/7105316?hl=en

 

More information on the handling of user data within Google Analytics is available in Google’s privacy notice at https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en

 

You can prevent the collection and the transmission to Google of data regarding your website use as well as Google’s processing of such data by downloading and installing the browser plugin available here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en

 

  1. Retention periods

 

We store personal data only as long as it is necessary for the purposes described herein, or as long as it is necessary to comply with statutory retention periods.

 

The automatically processed data pursuant to section 3.1 will be deleted or anonymized after one week at the latest.

 

The data you provide pursuant to section 3.2 above will usually not be retained for longer than the statutory retention period of six years for business communication.

  1. Your rights

 

Upon request we will inform you whether we store any data about you, and if yes which. Under the statutory conditions you may have the right to demand that we rectify, restrict the processing of, or erase these data.

 

You also have the right to receive from us the personal data concerning you which you have provided to us, in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format. You have the right to transmit (or have transmitted) those data to another controller.

 

You also have the right to lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority for data protection matters.