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Theodor Stephan KG Clay and kaolin mining - Privacy Policy

Data privacy statement

Data privacy

The operator of this website takes the protection of your personal data very serious. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the legal privacy regulations and this data privacy statement.
The use of this website is usually possible without input of personal data. Insofar an input of personal data is needed (e.g. name, address or email address) this happens, if possible, voluntary. These data will not be transferred to third parties without your agreement.
We point out that data transfer via the Internet (e.g. during communication by email) can have security holes. An all over security vs. access from third parties is not possible.


The website uses partly so called cookies. Cookies do not damage your computer and do not content viruses. Cookies are used to make our offer more user friendly, more effective and safer. Cookies are small text files, which are saved by your browser on your computer.
Most of them are so called session cookies. They get deleted after the end of you visit. Other cookies get saved on your computer until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognize your browser at your next visit.
You can setup your browser in order to inform you about the saving of a cookie on an individual basis or for individual cases or to activate the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. At the deactivation of cookies the functionality of the website can be restricted.


The provider of the website collects and saves automatically information about so called server-log-flies which your browser automatically transfers to us. These are:

These data are not assignable to certain processes. A matching of these data with other sources of data does not happen. We reserve the right to check these data ex post in case concrete information for illegal use arise.

Contact form

If you send us requests via our contact form your given data including your contact data will be saved for the purpose of processing your request. These data will not be forwarded to third parties without your agreement.

Privacy policy for the use of Google Analytics

This website uses the functions of the web analytics service Google Analytics. Provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies". These are text files that are stored on your computer and allow an analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there.
For more information on how we handle user data at Google Analytics, please see the Google Privacy Policy:

Browser Plugin

You can prevent the storage of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; however, we would like to point out that in this case you may not be able to use all the functions of this website in full. You can also prevent Google from collecting the data generated by the cookie and relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) and from processing this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available under the following link:

Opposition to data collection

You can prevent Google Analytics from collecting your information by clicking on the link below. An opt-out cookie is set to prevent your data from being collected when you visit this website in the future: disable Google Analytics

Contract data processing

We have concluded a contract with Google for order data processing and fully implement the strict requirements of the German data protection authorities when using Google Analytics.

IP anonymization

We use the "Enable IP anonymization" feature on this website. However, this will cause Google to shorten your IP address within Member States of the European Union or in other signatory states to the EEA Agreement. Only in exceptional cases the full IP address is transferred to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide the website operator with further services associated with website and internet use. The IP address transmitted by your browser within the scope of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.

SSL encryption

This site uses SSL encryption for security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content, such as requests you send to us as the site operator. An encrypted connection can be recognized by the fact that the address line of the browser changes from "http://" to "https://" and the lock symbol in your browser line.

If SSL encryption is enabled, the information you provide to us cannot be read by third parties.

Information, deletion, blocking

You have the right for free information about your stored personal data, its origin and recipient and the purpose of the data processing as well as the right to correct, block or delete this data at any time. You can contact us at any time at the address given in the imprint for this and for further questions on the subject of personal data.