Privacy Statement

At wet-green GmbH your privacy is respected as is your interest in having your data not transferred without authorization. Such information, e.g., is your name, address, telephone- and fax numbers, as well as any further data which is related to you and which we are transferred with your visit to our website. Wet-green will use such data for purposes of our business-relationship only and especially to better understand you and your needs and to offer you an overall improved service.

wet-green GmbH
Innovationszentrum Leder & Kollagen
Erwin-Seiz-Str. 7
72764 Reutlingen
Phone: +49 7121 1623 0
Fax: +49 7121 1623 11
Data Privacy Contact

Your Rights as a Data Subject

First of all, we want to inform you about the rights you are entitled to as a data subject. These rights are stipulated by Art. 15 to 22 of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and cover the right to data access, deletion, rectification, data transfer, restriction of processing, contradiction against a processing as well as the right to not being made subject of a fully automated decision (such decision-making, however, is not implemented).
To execute these rights please turn to: The same applies, if you should have any question concerning how we are processing data o in case you should want to withdraw a declaration of consent. Moreover, you are entitled to lodge a complaint with a data protection supervisory authority.
Right to contradict a Data Processing
Should we process your data for direct-marketing purposes, you are entitled to contradict such processing – anytime and without being obliged to naming reason. The same applies to a profiling if such should be linked to direct marketing. If you declare to contradict the processing of data for direct-marketing purposes, we will no longer process your personal data for respective purposes. Declaring a contradiction is free of charge and does not require any specific form. You may preferably turn to:
Should we process your data for reasons of legitimate interest, you are entitled to contradict such processing anytime and without having to name any reasons; this is especially valid for a profiling executed on the legal basis mentioned. We will then no longer process your personal data, but if we can name compelling legal reasons which outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms or in case the processing is required to support legal claims we may be entitled to.

Purposes and Legal Basis of Processing

Your personal data is used to initiate contractual relationships, to comply with contractual and legal obligations, to execute contracts, to offer products and services and to strengthen the customer-relationship, which may contain analyses for purposes of (direct) marketing. Moreover, we may process your data based on your declaration of consent, if granted. Before issuing your consent, we will provide information on the purposes of processing and your right to contradict the processing, as well.

Transfer to Third Parties

Your data will only be transferred to third parties if such is within the limits of applicable provisions or if you have granted your respective consent. Besides these cases, your data is basically not transferred to third parties, if not we are obliged for reasons of compelling law (transfer to pubic prosecution agencies or supervisory authorities) or if we are entitled to do so, which especially may be the case concerning a data transfer for administrative purposes within The Nature Network. 

Data Recipients / Categories of Data Recipients

Within our company we ensure that only such persons may access your data, who are required to access it for reasons of their underlying contractual and legal duties. Should service providers support us on executing our tasks, data protection contracts have been entered into with these partners, if so required.

Third Country Transfers/ Intent to transfer Data to Third Countries

Your data is only transferred to third countries (outside the European Union, respectively the European Economic Area) if such is required to execute the contractual relationship, by law or in case you have consented.
Your data is currently no transferred to any supplier or group company outside the European Economic Area.

Data Retention

Your data is retained as long as such is required for reasons of the respectively underlying purpose of processing. Please consider, that a variety of retention obligations require us to further store your data. Such does especially affect commercial or taxational retention obligations (e.g. commercial code, tax code, etc.). If there should no further retention be required, your data is routinely deleted as soon as the underlying purpose for processing it has terminated).
In addition, we may be entitled to retain your data if you have granted your consent or if we should require to use your data for purposes of evidence in a trial, where legal retention periods of up to thirty years may apply; the regular retention period is three years.

Secure Data Transfer

To protect your data the best possible against incidental or intentional manipulation, loss, destruction or unauthorized access, we are implementing respective technical and organizational measures. The security levels are routinely checked in cooperation with security experts and adjusted to new security standards.
The exchange of data with our website is encrypted. We are offering HTTPS as transfer protocol for our website and are using the current encryption protocols with it. However, you may use all further communication options to get in touch with us (e.g. surface mail).
Obligation to provide Data
Several personal data is required to initiate, execute and terminate a contractual relationship and the corresponding contractual and legal obligations. The same applies for the use of our website and it´s various functions.
In certain cases, data has to be provided for legal reasons. Please note, that your request may not or not fully be processed and that the underlying legal relationship may not or not fully be executed if the data respectively marked as mandatory is not (fully) provided.
Categories, Sources and Origin of Data
Which data we process is determined by the respective context:
Please note that we may also provide information for special processing situations separately at a suitable location.

When you visit our website, the following data may be processed:

Internet service provider name
• Information about the website from which you are visiting us
• Web browser and operating system used
• The IP address assigned by your internet service provider
• Files requested, amount of data transferred, downloads/file export
• Information about the websites that you call up from us, including the date and time
• Hostname called and status code

For reasons of technical security (in particular to prevent attempted attacks on our web server), this data is processed in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. After 7 days at the latest your data is anonymized by shortening the IP address, so that the user may not be personally identified. The anonymized IP addresses are kept for 60 days. Error logs, which log incorrect page views, are deleted after seven days. In addition to the error messages, these include the accessing IP address and, depending on the error, the website accessed.

Cookies (Art. 6 Para 1., S.1 lit. a, F GDPR, Section 25 Para. 1, 2 TTDSG)

Our website uses so-called cookies. They serve to make our offer more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your end device and that your browser (locally) saves. Cookies only contain pseudonymous data. Some cookies remain for the duration of a browser session (so-called session cookies), others are stored for a longer period. The latter are automatically deleted after the specified time (usually 6 months). In addition to our own cookies, those controlled by third-party providers can also be used. These use the information contained in the cookies, e.g. to display content or to record the pages you have visited.
Due to our legitimate interest (Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. f GDPR) we use cookies, which are absolutely necessary for the technically flawless operation of the website and to ensure its functionality. Furthermore, we use cookies without your consent, insofar as their sole purpose is to store or access information stored in the end device for the transfer of messages or they are absolutely necessary in order to be able to provide the service you have expressly requested, § 25 paragraph 2 TTDSG.
If you declare your consent, we may use additional cookies that allow us or third parties, e.g. an evaluation of how our services are used. This allows us to design the content according to user needs. In addition, the cookies enable us to measure the effectiveness of a specific ad and, for example, to place it depending on the user's thematic interests. The legal basis for this is your express consent (Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. a GDPR, § 25 Para. 1 TTDSG). Most browsers accept cookies automatically. You can also deactivate, restrict or delete cookies on your device manually via the settings in your browser or with the help of software. If you deactivate the setting of cookies, full use of our website may not be possible or only possible to a limited extent.
If necessary, please also note our information in the section of the respective service that uses cookies.

Contact via e-mail, telephone, fax (art. 6 Para. 1, s.1, lit. a, b GDPR)

If you contact us by e-mail, telephone or fax, your inquiry including all resulting personal data (name, enquiry) will be processed for the purpose of processing your request. We do not transfer this data without your consent.
Th data is processed on the basis of Article 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. b GDPR if your request is related to the fulfillment of a contract or is necessary for pre-contractual measures. In all other cases, the processing is based on our legitimate interest in the effective processing of inquiries (Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. f GDPR) or on your consent (Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. a GDPR); the consent can be withdrawn at any time.
The data you provide will remain with us until you ask us to delete it, revoke your consent or the purpose for data processing no longer applies (e.g. after your request has been processed). Mandatory legal provisions - in particular retention periods - remain unaffected.

Social Media

We are operating accounts on the social media services of LinkedIn Facebook and Instagram. Insofar as we have control over the processing of your data, we ensure that the applicable data protection regulations are observed.
However, you use these platforms and their functions at your own risk. This applies in particular to the use of the interactive functions (e.g. commenting, sharing, rating).
The servers of the social media services are located in the USA and other countries outside the European Union. Please note that companies in these countries are subject to data protection laws that generally do not protect personal data to the same extent as in the member states of the European Union.
Please note that we have no influence on the scope, type and purpose of data processing by the provider of the social media service. You can find more information on the processing of your data in the data protection guidelines of the respective social media service.