Data Privacy Statement - ELANTAS

1. General information on data processing

This Data Privacy Statement explains the type, scope and purposes of processing of personal data by us as the controller ELANTAS GmbH (hereinafter referred to as “ELANTAS” or “we”) via this website.

Our contact details:

Abelstra?e 43
46483 Wesel
Tel +49 281/670-8

The contact details of our data protection officer are as follows:

Detlef Stürcken
Data Protection Officer
Abelstra?e 43
46483 Wesel
Tel +49 281/670-0

1.1 Scope of processing of personal data

As a general rule, we process your personal data only if you contact us via this website, if this is necessary for the provision of an operational website or for the presentation and use of our content, offers and services.

1.2 Legal basis for the processing of personal data

If you have given your consent to the processing of personal data, Art. 6 (1) lit. a of the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) serves as the legal basis for the processing.

The legal basis for the processing of personal data which serves the execution of a contract to which you are a party is Art. 6 (1) lit. b GDPR. This also applies to processing operations which are necessary to implement pre-contractual measures.

If processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which our company is subject, Art. 6 (1) lit. c GDPR serves as the legal basis for processing.

If processing is necessary in order to protect the vital interests of the data subject or of another natural person, Art. 6 (1) lit. d GDPR serves as the legal basis for processing.

If processing is necessary for the purposes of the legitimate interests pursued by the controller or by a third party, and such interests are not overridden by the interests or fundamental rights and freedoms of the data subject, Art. 6 (1) lit. f GDPR serves as the legal basis for processing.

1.3 Transfer of personal data to third parties

All personal data collected in connection with the provision of this website will be transferred by us exclusively to our affiliates as well as to technical service providers employed as processors according to the GDPR.

In individual cases, transfer to a third country outside the EU and the EFTA may occur. However, we transfer personal data solely to third countries where the EU Commission has determined an adequate level of data protection by decision according to Art. 45 GDPR, or if we and the recipient of the data have agreed upon standard data protection clauses, adopted by the Commission according to Art. 46 (2) lit. c GDPR.

1.4 Data erasure and storage duration

If you have not consented to a specific storage duration, we will store your personal data only as long as this is necessary to pursue the respective processing purpose, and if there are no conflicting legal retention or storage periods.

2. Provision of the website

If you visit our website, we log the IP address (i.e. the Internet address) of the computer accessing the site and other general usage data, such as date and time (“user-related data”), in order to evaluate which parts of our website are of particular interest. Your user-related data are rendered anonymous.

The processing of these data serves the internal evaluation of our website’s frequency of use. We pursue our legitimate interest to verify the efficiency of our offer. The legal basis for the processing of data is Art. 6 (1) lit. f GDPR.

3. Use of cookies

Our website uses cookies. Cookies are text files which are saved in the internet browser or by the internet browser on the user’s computer system. A cookie normally contains the name of the domain the cookie data were sent from as well as information about the cookie’s age and an alphanumeric identifier. Cookies help us to improve our website and to offer a service that is better and more tailored to your specific needs. You enable us to recognize your computer if you return to our website.


The provider of this website uses the services of etracker GmbH, Hamburg, Germany ( to analyze usage data. Here, cookies are used which enable the statistical analysis of the use of this website by its visitors as well as the display of usage-relevant content or advertising. Cookies are small text files that are stored by the Internet browser on the user's device. etracker cookies do not contain any information that could identify a user.

The data generated with etracker is processed and stored by etracker solely in Germany on behalf of the provider of this website and is thus subject to strict German and European data protection laws and standards.In this regard, etracker has been checked, certified and awarded with the ePrivacyseal data protection seal of approval.

The data are processed on the legal basis of Art. 6 (1) lit. f (legitimate interest) of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).Our legitimate interest is the optimization of our online offer and our website. As the privacy of our visitors is very important to us, etracker anonymizes the IP address as early as possible, and converts login or device IDs into a unique key with which, however, no connection to any specific person can be made. etracker does not use this for any other purpose, combine it with other data or pass it on to third parties.

You can object to the outlined data processing at any time provided it is related to your person. Your objection has no detrimental consequences for you.