Data protection policy

The BUTTING Group thanks you for visiting our website, and for your interest in our company and our products. When you use our website, it is important for us to protect your privacy. As the operator of this website, the BUTTING Group would now like to inform you about which data is collected, passed on and stored when you visit our website.

So please note the information below:

Anonymous data collection
You may always use the BUTTING Group website without informing us of your identity. We will only find out the name of your Internet service provider, the website from which you are visiting us and the pages in the BUTTING´s website that you visit. This information will be analysed for statistical purposes. As an individual user, you will remain anonymous.

Collection and processing of personal data
Personal data is only collected if give us this data, for example to performing a contract, make an enquiry or register for personalised services.

If you register for BUTTING's personalized services, your registration data will be processed if you give your consent, for the purpose of tailoring electronic services to requirements. Furthermore, if you give your consent, the information you call up when you visit BUTTING portals will be pooled together to form a user profile so that you can be shown advertising which is tailored personally to you.

Using and passing on personal data
The personal data collected on the web pages of H. BUTTING GmbH & Co. KG will only be used for contract processing and for dealing with your enquiries unless you give your consent to any further use. Your data will only be used for advertising, market research and for customizing the electronic services of H. BUTTING GmbH & Co. KG if you give your consent beforehand.
You can of course withdraw your consent at any time with effect for the future.

Cookies
A cookie is a small text file which is stored on your hard driver by a website. Cookies do no cause any damage to your computer and do not contain any viruses. The cookies on our website will not collect any personal data about you. You may deactivate the use of cookies at any time, using the settings on your browser.

Changes to this data protection information
BUTTING reserves the right to update this data protection policy. In the event of changes which could be to your disadvantageous for you, BUTTING will inform you without delay.

If you have any further questions about data protection at BUTTING, you can send queries about your data and any suggestions by e-mail or by letter to the following address:

Data protection officer of H. Butting GmbH & Co. KG
Stefan Hallmann
Telephone: +49 5834 50-359
Fax: +49 (0)5834 50-402

H. Butting GmbH & Co. KG
Gifhorner Straße 59
29379 Knesebeck
Germany
E-Mail:datenschutz@butting.de

This website uses 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 https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en-GB.

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 http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html or at http://www.google.com/intl/en_uk/analytics/privacyoverview.html. 
Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “gat._anonymizeIp();” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).