cookie statement 

what is a cookie?

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use of permanent cookies

Permanent cookies let us recognise you during a future visit to our website. The website in turn can be customised to your specific preferences. If you approve the use of cookies, we can remember your preferences through a cookie. This means that you do not have to repeatedly enter your preferences, saving you time and making our website more user-friendly. Permanent cookies can be removed via your browser settings.


use of session cookies

Session cookies let us see which parts of the website you viewed during your visit. This enables us to adapt our services as best as possible to the browsing behaviour of our visitors. These cookies are removed automatically once you close the web browser.

google analytics

A Google cookie is placed via our website as part of Google Analytics. We use this service to obtain statistics on visitor behaviour. Google can provide third parties with this information if legally required or insofar as third parties process this information on behalf of Google. We have no influence on this. We have given Google permission to use the information obtained for other Google services. The information collected by Google is anonymised as much as possible.


right to view your data

You have the right to request to view, correct or delete your data. See our contact page for more information. To prevent unauthorised use, we will ask you to identify yourself. If this concerns access to personal data linked to a cookie, you will have to send a copy of the cookie in question. This cookie can be found in your browser settings.


Removing cookies

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