It can be taken for granted that Haniel and the Haniel Foundation will comply with the legal provisions concerning data protection. Haniel’s or Haniel Foundation’s web activities comply with all applicable laws to protect personal information and guarantee data security. Haniel/Haniel Foundation has placed its staff under an express obligation to comply with all data protection regulations. Haniel/Haniel Foundation will only pass on personal details to third parties if the relevant user has expressly given his or her consent or if the applicable data protection laws contain suitable permission. 

Additionally, Haniel/Haniel Foundation has taken measures to protect personal data from loss, destruction, distortion/falsification, manipulation and unauthorised access.


Personal data is information that identifies you, such as your name, your address, e-mail or postal addresses. Haniel/Haniel Foundation does not collect personal data from you except when you specifically provide it, for example when ordering information or subscribing to newsletters.


You control the information you provide Haniel Foundation about yourself. However, if you choose not to share your information with Haniel Foundation, please be aware that you may be unable to access some of the areas of the website. Users who decide to unsubscribe to our newsletter may opt out of receiving these communications by unsubscribing. If your personal information changes (e.g. zip code, e-mail, postal address), please e-mail the changes to Haniel Foundation in order to correct or update your personal data at stiftung(at)

After giving personal details to Haniel Foundation, you have the option of having these details deleted at any time or revoke your consent at any time with effect for the future by sending written notice to mail to: stiftung(at)


Additionally, general non-personal data (e.g. number of visits, average time spent on site, pages viewed) is recorded automatically on an anonymous basis when you access Haniel Foundation Website. This information is used to improve the appeal, content and functionality of Haniel Foundation website. Your data is not processed any further nor is it transmitted to third parties.


Cookies are used in connection with Haniel Foundation website. Cookies are small files that are temporarily or permanently stored on your hard disk. Cookies are only used to ensure the successful operation of Haniel Foundation website, e.g. by saving the language used for accessing Haniel Foundation website. By using cookies it is possible to recognise your computer the next time you visit Haniel Foundation website and to use these settings. Cookies contain no personal data, so that the protection of your privacy is ensured. Depending on your settings, your internet browser will automatically accept cookies.


By accepting these terms you consent to Haniel Foundation collecting and using your personal data as described above for the purposes and duration described above. You further consent to Haniel Foundation collecting and using personal data through cookies in order to administer your profile as well as your personal settings.


Links on the Haniel Foundation website may lead to services or sites not operated by Haniel Foundation. No judgment or warranty is made with respect to such other services or sites and Haniel Foundation takes no responsibility for such other sites or services. A link to another site or service is not an endorsement of that site or service. Any use you make of the information provided on this site, or any site or service linked to by this site, is at your own risk. In case of doubt the intellectual property rights to such content are the property of the owners of the referred webpages/websites.


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