We believe strongly in the protection of personal data. We are committed to creating processes that enable you to use our services safely and securely.
Cookies and web tracking
Certain information is recorded automatically to collect statistical data about the use and efficiency of our web offer and to adapt it to the demands and requirements of our users. To this end we collect and process information about your IP address, the time and length of your visit on our website, the number of your visits, your use of forms, your search settings, your view mode, your setting of favourites on our website. The period of cookie storage varies. We use mainly cookies that are automatically deleted when you have logged off from our website (referred to as "session cookies"). Each access to our website and each download of files available from our site is logged automatically. The cookies placed by us are used only as a source of information for us and are processed by mWS my World Solutions AG Grazbachgasse 87-93, 8010 Graz, Austria, on behalf of Greenfinity Foundation - Association for the Protection of the Environment to analyse the collected information.
We use the following tools in addition:
Google Analytics is a web analytics tool of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043 USA, hereinafter referred to as "Google". We use it to log your online activities on our site and to determine how many users visit our website and what content of our site is viewed how often. The statistical analysis is anonymous. The cookies of Google Analytics – including the Google Analytics Tool anonymous IP address and usage data – are usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. For more detailed information please refer to https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=de. Google Analytics offers the option to refuse the recording of data at https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.
Piwik Open Analytics Platform
We use the Piwik Open Analytics platform to record your online activities on our site and to determine how many users visit us on the internet and what content of our site is viewed how often. The statistical analysis is anonymous. The cookies are stored on your computer. For more information please visit https://piwik.org/faq/.
Google AdWords is used to record website visits for advertising purposes (remarketing) in Google and the Display Network. Your browser saves cookies when you visit the website and this makes it possible for us to recognise you as a user when you access websites that are part of the advertising network of Google. By this means it is possible to present ads to you when you visit these websites that refer to content that you accessed on other websites that use the remarketing feature of Google. You can refuse the recording of your data by Google AdWords on this website: http://www.google.com/settings/ads.
Conversion Tracking of Google AdWords
We create conversion statistics by this means that measure the effectiveness of our online advertising campaigns. The cookie for conversion tracking is activated when a user clicks on an ad placed by Google. According to the Google data protection provisions, no personal data is processed. If you wish not to be tracked, you can refuse this use by deactivating the cookie of Google Conversion Tracking in the user settings of your internet browser.
Salesforce Marketing Cloud
We use this tool to record your user behaviour on our website to optimise our offer. We determine how many users visit us on the internet and what content of our site is viewed how often. The statistical analysis is anonymous and is used automatically by means of Predictive Intelligence for improved presentation of the offer.The cookies of Salesforce are usually transmitted to a Salesforce server in the USA and saved there.
Please note that the common internet browsers accept cookies under their standard settings. You can change the settings of your browser in such a way that either all or specific cookies are refused or that you will be asked every time before a new cookie is placed. For most browsers, details as to how to do this are usually available in the Help feature in the ribbon of the browser that also tells you how to delete cookies that have already been placed on your computer.
Please note that your refusal to accept any or specific cookies may reduce your use of the full scope of our website services.
By using our website you agree to the use of the afore-mentioned cookies and tools.
Conversion tracking with Facebook-Pixel
We use the Facebook-Pixel of Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (hereinafter referred to as "Facebook") within our web presence with your approval. This is a cookie, i.e. a small text file that is placed on your computer and can be retrieved from there later. The cookie helps to trace user behaviour after the users have viewed or clicked on a Facebook ad. This helps us to record the effectiveness of Facebook ads for statistical and market research purposes. The data collected by this means is anonymous for us, i.e. the data does not provide any information on the user's identity. The data is, however, stored and processed by Facebook so that a connection to the user profile is possible, and for Facebook to be able to use the data for its own advertising purposes in line with the Facebook data privacy guideline (https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/). This data can enable Facebook and its partners to place ads on and outside Facebook. For this purpose, a cookie may be placed on your computer. By using the website you agree to the use of the website traffic pixel.
You can revoke your consent to the use of the website traffic pixel any time. The revocation is to be submitted in writing (by letter mail, fax or e-mail) to the following address:
Greenfinity Foundation -
Association for the Protection of the Environment
Grazbachgasse 87-93, 8010 Graz, Austria
office [at] greenfinity.foundation
The website includes share buttons of the social networks Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA, XING, operated by XING AG, Dammtorstraße 30, 20354 Hamburg, Germany, LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA, Facebook, 1601 South California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA, and GooglePlus of the social network Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States. A share button for e-mail messages is also integrated in the website. The share buttons can be recognised by their respective logos.
All share buttons comply with the data protection provisions. Only by clicking on a share button on this website (and only then) will a direct connection between your browser and the server of the operator of the respective social network be established. According to the operators of the social networks referred to above, no personal data is recorded by the social network if their respective share buttons are not clicked. Such data, including among others the IP address, is only recorded and processed for members who are logged on. If you do not wish that your visit of our website can be traced back to your user account with the social network please log off the user account of the respective social network.
We wish to state that we as provider of the website do not receive information about the content of the transmitted data nor of its use by the social networks. Further information on the use of data by social networks is available in the privacy statements of the social networks referred to above.
Revoking your consent for data processing
All personal data is subject to the relevant data protection law. You can revoke your consent to having your data processed by sending an email to office [at] greenfinity.foundation at any time.
In general, data is stored for an unlimited period. However, at your express request, we will delete your data with immediate effect, unless required to keep it by law. You can find out about which personal data we process at any time.