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Thank you for visiting the ECE website and the interest in our company.
We are taking the protection of your personal data seriously and want to you to feel safe and comfortable when visiting our internet pages.

Gathering and processing personal data

You can visit the pages of ECE without us requiring any personal data from you. We will only know which IP address accessed which page at what time. This information is analyzed for statistical purposes only; the individual user remains anonymous.

On some pages you can enter personal data in input boxes such as your name and your address. This data is only processed for our correspondence with you and for the purpose for which you submitted this data to us.

Use of Cookies

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 analyses how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website is usually transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. If IP anonymization is activated on this website, within EU Member States or in other member states of the European Economic Area Google will shorten your IP address before transmitting it. Your full IP address will only be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there in exceptional cases. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for the website operator and providing other services for the website operator relating to website activity and internet usage. Google will not associate your browser’s IP address transmitted for Google Analytics purposes 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 the collection of data generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) and its processing by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in provided under this link:

Use of Social Media Plugins

Our website uses social plugins (“plugins”) provided by the social network, operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”). The plugins are identifiable by a Facebook logo or the "like" or the “gefällt mir” button respectively on our website.
For a full list of all social Plugins please see

When you visit a page of our website that contains a social plugin, your browser establishes a direct connection to Facebook servers.
The use of the Social Media Plugins is confirmed by an active decision by the user of our website. The center will not receive any personal data. The visit to our website and the visit to the Facebook fan page of the center may be traced by Facebook if the user has a Facebook user account. Thus we have no influence on the data gathered by Facebook.

If you are a Facebook member and do not want Facebook to connect the data concerning your visit to our website with your member data already stored by Facebook, please log off Facebook before entering our website. You will find more information if you visit Facebook’s privacy policy website:

The permanent activation of YouTube-Videos can be deactivated by clicking the following link. After deactivating the Cookie, no more data will be submitted to YouTube.

>> Remove YouTube-Cookie

Usage, circulation and appropriation of personal data

All personal data collected on the ECE web pages will only be processed and used according to relevant legislation on the protection of personal data, and solely for the purposes of the settlement of a contract.
Right to information, public statement of data processing

Upon request we will advise you in writing according to the current legislation as to whether any personal data on you has been stored by us and if so, which data. In our public statement of data processing we summarize the information according to § 4e BDSG
Data protection officer

If you have any questions regarding the processing of your personal data, please contact our Data Protection Officer, who will be glad to help you if you have any enquiries, suggestions or criticisms to make: