1. Data collection and data storage
By visiting the website information like date, time and pages you have viewed are saved. Those are not personal data, they are anonymous. It only is used for statistical purposes. We do not transfer those datas to third parties.

It is not allowed to use contact information of all our members for commercial purposes unless there is no prior consent or business relationship. Packaging Valley and all persons named on this website contradict any commercial use and disclosure of their data.

2. Personal data
The website can be visited without providing personal information. We just collect personal data (eg . in the contact form, such as name, address or email address) for fulfilling your request. If it is a request specifically to one of our members, your data may be transferred to this as long as you do not contradict it. All personal data is only stored for this purpose (for example processing a request).

3. Use of Cookies:
On certain pages cookies are used without giving you notice. Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies automatically. You can deactivate the storing of cookies or set your browser to accept cookies only for the duration of the connection to the internet.

4. Social Media Buttons
This website uses plugins of the social networks Facebook, Twitter and Xing. By using those buttons data is passed to the server of those networks containing information about your visits to our website homepage. Once you as a registered user actively use the plugin (eg by clicking on the “Like” button or use the comment function), this data is transferred to your account and published. You can avoid this by just logging out of your account.

For more information regarding the use of data by Facebook, please refer to the data protection regulations on Facebook at http://de-de.facebook.com/policy.php.
For Twitter, please read: http://twitter.com/privacy

5. Web analysis with Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. (Google). Google Analytics uses cookies (look at point 3), i.e. text files stored on your computer to enable analysis of website usage by you. Information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the United States and stored there. On behalf this website’s owner, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website.

We activated IP anonymization on this website, however, your IP address is previously truncated by Google within member states of the European Union or in other states which are party to the agreement on the European Economic Area.

You can prevent storage of cookies by appropriately setting your browser software; in this case, however, please note that you might not be able to fully use all functions offered by this website. In addition, you can prevent data generated by the cookie and relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) from being collected and processed by Google, by downloading and installing a browser plug-in from the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en

6. Disclosure
According to the Federal Data Protection Act, you have a right to free-of-charge information about your stored data, and possibly entitlement to correction, blocking or deletion of such data. Use the contact details mentioned in the imprint for any inquiries.