Privacy policy

Privacy policy

The Green Cologne (imprint) takes the protection of your personal data very seriously and follow the rules of the data protection law. Personal data is only collected on this website to the extent that is technically necessary. In no case shall the collected data be sold or passed on to third parties for any reason, unless we are stringently forced by law. The following declaration provides an overview of how Ltd. ensures this protection, what type of data are collected, and for what purpose. If there are any questions exceeding the contents of the provided privacy policy, you may contact us at the address indicated above.

Personal data

The subject matter of data protection is personal data. These are according to § 3 paragraph 1 BDSG details of personal or material circumstances of an identified or identifiable natural person. This includes information, e.g. name, postal address, email address or telephone number, but also usage data, if applicable. Such user data particularly encompasses attributes of your identification as a user, information on the beginning, end, and extent of the user session and details of the telemedia used by the user.

It is possible for you to use this website without having to inform us or any third parties of your name or other personal details. The disclosure of our identity does not become necessary until you contact us through the website. It would not be possible to react to your approach wIthout thediscloure of your identity. It is your exclusive responsibility to contact the Ltd. through the website or subscribe to our newsletter and to disclose personal data and information used for this purpose.

Processing and use of personal data

In order to obtain the registration form you have to enter your name and email address. Furthermore you IP address will be transmitted to and stored. Ltd. will use and process your data for your contact approach or performance of information services.This applies to your email address, which the company will use for individual communication with you after your contact approach regarding the topic “fairs” during this or last year. Separately from the previous mentioned purposed, it is possible that the Ltd. will store the data permanently to comply the retention requirements drawn up by the legislator. Upon completion of the purpose, the reported data – as long as there are no legal obligations for us – will be disabled before expiry of the various statutory retention periods, and then delete automatically.The personal data collected within the confines of this web page will not be passed on to third parties without your approval, unless the Ltd. is forced by statutory or administrative orders.This data transmission takes places naturally considering the legal provisions and is limited to the necessary minimum needed to fulfill the purpose.

Data processing through the use of the website

When visiting this website our server collects and stores data which are automatically generated by your browser as well as saves downloaded data as log files. These are browser types and browser versions , the operating system used, the browser, referrer (URL of the previous page you visited), IP address of the computer used as well as the date and time of your access. These data is not assignable to specific persons. A consolidation of these dates with other date springs is not carried out. The log data will be deleted completely after every 7 days, not archived, serve exclusively to protect the website for the determination of malpractice and is not assignable to specific persons at no time.


Cookies are used to make the website more userfriendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small textfiles which are placed and saved by your browser on your computer. Deleting cookies has no influence on the content or functions of this website. Cookies do not do any harm to your computer and do not contain computer viruses and cannot be read by other websites. You can prevent cookies being stored on your computer by altering your browser settings appropriately.

Use of Facebook social plugins

This Ltd. uses among others social plugins (“plugins”) from the social network which is operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. Also the social network which is operated by Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA. As well as google+, which is operated by the Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, California, 94043, USA. The plugins of each network are identified by their logos, e.g. supplymented by a pictogram of a balled fist with a raised and upwards pointing thumb or the addition “share”, “like”, “comment” or “recommend”. By only calling up the website, your browser will not set up a direct link to the social network servers as wells as not passing your data. The “Like” button is only activated, when you scroll over with your cursor and click the button after seeing the information that the “Like” button is only activated after being click on. You can issue a recommendation with a second click. When you have activated the “Like” button, various data will be passed to the social networks, which may include:

• Date and time when visiting the side
• URL of the current website
• URL of the previous page you visited
• Used browser
• Used operating system
• IP address of the visitor

If you are logged on to any social network, parallel to visiting our website, it can allocate the visit to your network account. If you interact with the plugins, such as by pressing the “Like” button, the corresponding information is sent directly to the social network by your browser and saved there. You can find information on the purpose and extent of data acquisition as well as how the data is processed further, in the data protection notice of Facebook (, Twitter ( as well as Google (

Right to information

You have the right to be informed about stored data pertaining to your person, the origin and recipients of such data and the reason why this data was collected and stored. We are willing to provide you free information, directly and on request, in accordance with the law. Please send us an email for this purpose:

Changes to this privacy statement

The Ltd. reserves the right to amend and adjust this privacy policy from time to time in the future.