Data privacy statement

Dear visitor to our website,

in order to make your visit to our website as safe and comfortable as possible, we would like to provide you with information concerning handling of your data. Sembach Technical Ceramics takes the protection of your personal data very seriously and strictly adheres to the rules of the Data Protection Act.

The following statement provides an overview of how the protection of your data is ensured on this website, as well as what information is collected and how it is used.

User data
In order to enhance the quality of our websites, we collect and automatically store data transmitted by your browser. These data consist of

  • the page from which the data was requested
  • date and time of request
  • operating system
  • browser type and version
  • description of type of browser
  • last three digits of IP address of requesting computer

These data is stored anonymously in accordance with TMG (German Broadcast Media Act). These data cannot be assigned to any particular person. They are deleted after evaluation for statistical purposes.

Cookies
Cookies are small files that are stored on the hard disk of your computer. They allow for keeping the information for a certain length of time and to identify the visitor’s computer. To control your visit, we use so-called session cookies that are deleted automatically when you close your browser. These cookies are not stored permanently on your computer. You can adjust your browser settings so that you are informed when cookies are used. This makes the use of cookies transparent for you.

Analytics service
Our website uses Piwik. This is a so-called web analytics service. Piwik uses so-called “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie (including your IP address) is transmitted to our server and saved for analysis purposes. This helps us to optimize our website. Your IP address is always anonymized, ensuring that the user is anonymous to us. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website will not be passed on to any third party. You can refuse the use of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser. However, if you do this you may not able to use the full functionality of the website.

If you do not agree to the collection and evaluation of the data from your visit to our website, you can prevent this at any time with a mouse click. In this case, a so-called Opt-Out cookie is downloaded from your browser. This ensures that Piwik will not save any session data. Attention: If you delete your cookies, the Opt-Out cookie will also be deleted. It may be necessary to reactivate it.

Your rights as user
As a user, you have the right to request information concerning which data have been saved during your visit and how it will be used. You also have the right to correct any incorrect data or request the deletion of any data that has been stored without permission or is no longer required.

Contact us at for information, requests or comments concerning data protection.

Data protection officer
You can contact our data protection officer at any time for information or comments concerning data protection by sending an email to

Objection
You can decide whether to assign a unique web analysis cookie to your computer. This will allow the website operator to collect and analyze different statistical data.
If you do not wish to allow this, click on the following link to delete the Piwik Deactivation Cookie in your browser.
Your visit to this website is being currently analyzed by the Piwik web analytics. Click here to stop the analysis of your visit.