Data Protection



HOBUM Oleochemicals GmbH is very serious about protecting your personal data. The rules of the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) apply as a basis. Personal data in terms of the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) is individual information about the personal and factual circumstances of a particular or identifiable natural person. When visiting the website, personal data is only collected to the extent that is technically and organisationally necessary. The following data protection declaration will provide an overview of how this protection is safeguarded and what type of data is collected for which purpose. HOBUM Oleochemicals GmbH has taken technical and organizational precautions to ensure that personal data is handled correctly in accordance with applicable data protection legislation.


When visiting the website, information is stored on your computer in form of a cookie. Cookies are small text files that are sent from a web server to your browser and stored on your computer’s hard drive. No personal data of the user will be stored. It is also possible to use the online service without cookies. Most browsers are adjusted such, that they automatically accept cookies. The storage of cookies can be deactivated or the browser can be set to notify you as soon as cookies are sent.


By using the contact form you can send a name, your e-mail address and a message. This information is used solely to get in touch with you and is deleted after use. Your personal data will not be passed on to third parties without your prior consent. Since the connection is not secured by encryption techniques, we kindly remind you to not send any confidential information by e-mail.


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When you visit our website, the following information is automatically captured, processed and used: • Type of the browser you use and the screen resolution • Details of the websites you have visited • Name of your operating system • Your IP address in anonymous form • Hyperlinks that you have clicked on • The Internet pages that you accessed before you reached (e.g. search engines used to reach our website) This information is stored exclusively for technical and organisational reasons. By collecting this data we are able to optimise our website and make it more attractive. The data are stored on servers within the EU and do not allow any personal reference.


These websites use Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. “(“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help in the analysis of your use of the websites. The information generated by the cookie about your use of these websites is generally transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, if IP anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be shortened beforehand by Google within member states of the European Union or in other signatory states to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases the full IP address will be transmitted to a Google server in the USA where it will be shortened. On behalf of the owner of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website owner. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics may be merged with other Google data. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note if you do so you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. In addition, you can prevent Google from collecting the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the websites (including your IP address) as well as prevent Google from processing such data by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link. Further information on this can be found under (Browser-Add-on Deactivation) or under this link (general information on Google Analytics and data protection) We would like to point out that on these websites Google Analytics has been extended by the code “gat._anonymizeIp();” in order to guarantee anonymised recording of IP addresses (so-called IP masking).


The internet presence contains links to other internet pages which were checked during the construction of the HOBUM website. HOBUM Oleochemicals GmbH has no impact on whether the operators of these websites comply with the applicable data protection regulations. Despite careful content control, HOBUM Oleochemicals GmbH can also accept no liability for external links with unknown contents. If neccessary, please check the privacy policy of the external website.


At any time you may request to be informed in writing about your stored personal data or to have your data corrected. Upon request, HOBUM Oleochemicals GmbH will delete your data unless there is a legal obligation to retain it. For this purpose, please use the contact details given in the imprint.


HOBUM Oleochemicals GmbH uses web fonts from Typekit, a service of Adobe Systems Incorporated, 345 Park Ave, San Jose, CA 95110, USA. If you have JavaScript enabled, your browser will download font files from Adobe Typekit servers, and the provider will have the ability to collect information about you, such as your IP address, date, time, and the pages you view. This information may be transferred to servers outside the EU. We have no impact on the amount of information that Adobe Typekit collects in this way. For more information about Adobe’s privacy practices, please visit . You can object to the use of personal data by Adobe here: . Please note that under these circumstances Adobe’s services may only be available to some limited extend.


Data protection measures and IT security measures may change due to technical developments. The information on data protection will be adapted accordingly in the event of changes. Therefore, please pay attention to the latest version of this data protection declaration. HOBUM Oleochemicals GmbH.