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Peter Greven GmbH & Co. KG has the legal right of use of all text pages of this website. Users may only use the information material for their personal, non-commercial use and only copy it, if it is guaranteed that:

1. The documents will not be changed or adulterated.

2. No fees for lending of the material will be collected.

3. The copy right and the legal information were attached and a reference was made.

The Peter Greven GmbH & Co. KG reserves the right to make changes or supplements to the provided content without prior notice. Peter Greven GmbH & Co. KG is not liable for any direct or indirect damage - including loss of profit- that were caused by information respectively impressions, that this site may have communicated. The contents of this site were checked carefully. Peter Greven GmbH & CO. KG can not give a guarantee that all information is complete, right and in every case actual. This also applies to all hyperlinks, to which this site directly or indirectly refers. Peter Greven GmbH & CO. KG is not responsible for any content of external linked websites. If you can not accept the terms regarding the use of this website that are mentioned above we would ask you to leave this website.

Peter Greven GmbH & Co. KG or the denoted provider or producer owns the copy right and other protective rights of all websites including layout, source text, software and all of their contents. The user is only allowed to see the contents that were provided from Peter Greven GmbH & Co. KG accordingly. Peter Greven GmbH & CO. KG reserves all the rights. In particular reprinting, recording in online services and the Internet as well as reproduction on data carriers and printing are only allowed after a written confirmation of Peter Greven GmbH & CO. KG. A linking to the webpages of Peter Greven GmbH & Co. KG also needs a written confirmation of Peter Greven GmbH & Co. KG if there are other contents on the screen except of the website (for example through so called frames) or the impression is created that the webpage of the Peter Greven GmbH & CO. KG could be allocable to a third party.


For all links to foreign contents:

We want to make sure that we have no influence to the content or design of the linked pages. Therefore we explicit want to dissociate from all contents of all pages that were linked from our websites. We do not adopt the contents of those sites. This statement is valid for all links that were placed on our website and for the contents of all websites the links lead to.


Protection of data privacy

We take the protection of your personal data seriously, also on the occasion of you visit to our homepage. Your data are protected in such a manner as envisaged by the legal prescriptions, especially the new German Telemedia Act. In the following sections, we explain what types of data we record when you visit our website and how this information is used.


1 Saved data

We can not avoid that in the server statistics the data your browser communicates us were saved. These data are browser type and version, the used operating system, referrer URL (site visited before), hostname of the computer (IP address) and time of the server request. This saving is just for internal system related and statistical purposes. Further personal data is only recorded if this information is provided voluntarily, e.g. in line with an enquiry or registration. The data mentioned above regularly can not be allocated to a specific person and a matching of this data with other data sources is not made.


1.1 Cookies

Acceptance of cookies is not a requirement to browse our website.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small files that were stored on your disk and save the specific settings and data exchange with our system via your browser. There are two types of cookies: session cookies which were deleted when you close your browser and temporary/permanent cookies which were stored on your disk for a longer period of time or unlimited. This storage helps us to appropriately structure the website for you and makes usage easier for you, by storing certain entries from you in such a way that you do not have to continually repeat them, for instance.

Which cookies does Peter Greven GmbH & Co. KG use?

The most cookies we use will automatically be deleted from your disk after closing the browser session (therefore they are called session cookies). Session cookies for example are needed to use the chosen language for several sites.

Which data are stored in cookies?

The cookies Peter Greven GmbH & Co. KG uses do not save any personal data. Therefore they can not be attributed to any identifiable person and thereby they can not be attributed to you. In case of activation of the cookie they only store selected values as for example the chosen language. There will not be any personal values deposited. Your name, IP address or similar data which would enable an assignment of the cookie to you will not be stored at any time. Based on the cookie technology we just get pseudonymous information for example about which sites of our websites have been visited, which products have been watched etc.

What is onsite targeting?

At the website of Peter Greven GmbH & CO. KG were, based on cookie technology, collected to improve our advertisement and the whole online offering. This data were not used to identify you personally. They are just used for a pseudonymous analysis of the usage of the homepage. Your data will not be merged with stored personal data at any time. With this technology we can present you advertisement and/or special offers and services. Their contents were attained in connection with the clickstream analysis. Our aim here is to make our online information offering as useful as possible for you.

Are there cookies of third parties (so called third party cookies)?

Peter Greven GmbH & Co. KG uses the service of some advertisement partners who will help to make the internet offering and the Peter Greven GmbH & Co. Website more interesting for you. Therefore also cookies of partner companies will be stored on your disk while visiting the Peter Greven GmbH & Co. KG website. These are temporary/permanent cookies that will automatically delete themselves after a given period of time. These temporary or also permanent cookies (life span of 14 days to 10 years) will be stored on your disk and delete themselves after the allotted time. The cookies of our partner companies also do not content any personal data. Only user ID pseudonymous data will be elevated. This data are for example which products you watched, if anything was bought, which products were searched, etc. Some of our advertisement partners also collect data over and above the Peter Greven GmbH & Co. KG website, for example which site you visited before or for which products you have been interested in to show you advertisement that meets your interest the best. These pseudonymous data will not be put together with your personal data at any time. They were only used to enable our advertisement partners to appeal you with advertisement that really might interest you.


Our website uses so called re-targeting technology. We use this technology to make the internet offering more interesting for you. This technique allows us to appeal users, who have been interested for our website and products, with advertisement at the websites of our partners. We are convinced that the insertion of a personal, interest related advertisement in general is more interesting for the user as advertisement which does not have such a personal reference. The insertion of this advertising media at the sites of our partners is based on cookie technology and an analyse of the former usage behaviour. This kind of advertisement occurs completely pseudonymous. No personal data will be stored and no usage profiles will be merged with personal data.

Declaration of consent

I agree that so called cookies can be inserted and therefore my usage data can be elevated, stored and used. Furthermore I agree that my data stored in cookies can be saved beyond the end of browser session and for example can be invoiced at my next visit of the website. I can revoke this consent with effect for the future anytime by deactivating the acceptance of cookies by the browser settings.

How can I prohibit the storage of cookies?

In the browser you can adjust that the storage of cookies is only allowed if you accept it. If you only want to accept the cookies of Peter Greven GmbH & Co. KG but not of our service provider and partners you can choose the browser setting "Block third party cookies". In case you can see how you can repel new cookies and deactivate already received by the help function in the menu bar of your browser.


1.2 Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “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 about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. On behalf of the website provider Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Furthermore you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under Display settings manager.

You can refuse the use of Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set on the computer, which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website:
Disable Google Analytics

Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at or at Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by "anonymizeIp" to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).

We use Google Analytics also to evaluate data from AdWords and the Double-Click-Cookie for statistical purposes. If you do not want this, you can disable it via the Ads Preferences Manager. ( )



2 Use and transfer of personal data

Any personal details that you provide us will only be used to answer you relevant questions, to process any contracts with you and for technical administration. Your personal data are only passed on to third parties or otherwise transmitted if this is require to an end of the contract carrying out, if it is necessary for account purposes or you have consented before. You are entitled to cancel a consent given at any time with effect for the future. The deletion of the personal data stored is carried out if you revoke your consent to the storage, if knowledge of the same is no longer necessary for the fulfilment of the purpose pursued with the storage or if the storage of the same is inadmissible on other legal reasons.


3 Right to obtain information

We give you information about the personal information stored by us. If you have any questions about the treatment of your information send us an e-mail.


4 Storing data (data retention)

We store personal data for as long as it is necessary to perform a service that you have requested or for which you have granted your permission, providing that no legal requirements exist to the contrary such as in the case of current legal proceedings.


5 Security

Peter Greven deploys technical and organizational security measures to protect the information you have made available from being manipulated unintentionally or intentionally, lost, destroyed or accessed by unauthorized persons. Where personal data is being collected and processed the information will be transferred in encrypted form in order to prevent misuse of the data by a third party. Our security measures are subject to continuous revision in line with technical developments.


6 Children

Peter Greven urges all parents and persons supervising children to instruct their children on how to deal with personal data on the Internet in a safe and responsible way. Children should not transmit personal data to BASF's website without permission from their parents or the person supervising them. BASF undertakes not to knowingly collect the personal data of children, to use it in any way or to disclose it to third persons.


7 Contact

If you experience any problems or have any questions or ideas, please refer to the data protection representative at Peter Greven GmbH & Co. KG, who will be pleased to help you. The continuous development of the Internet makes it necessary for us to adjust our data protection declaration from time to time. We reserve the right to implement appropriate changes at any time.


The data protection representative at Peter Greven GmbH & Co. KG:

Tina Holzem

Peter Greven GmbH & Co. KG

Peter Greven Straße 20-30

53902 Bad Münstereifel


Phone: +49 (0) 2253 - 313 - 0