Cookie Directive (EU)

This Cookie Statement was last updated on August 2, 2020 and applies to citizens of the European Economic Zone.

1. introduction
Our website, (hereinafter: “The Website”) uses cookies and similar technologies (for convenience, all of these are collectively referred to as “cookies”). Cookies are also placed by third parties contracted by us. In the document below we inform you about the use of cookies on our website.

2. what are cookies?
A cookie is a simple small file that is sent along with the pages of an Internet address and can be stored by the web browser on the PC or other device. The information stored in it can be sent to our servers or the servers of relevant third parties during subsequent visits.

3. what are scripts?
A script is a piece of program code that allows our website to function properly and interactively. This code is executed on our server or on your device.

4. what is a web beacon?
A web beacon (also called a pixel tag), is a small invisible text fragment or image on a website that is used to monitor traffic on the website. To make this possible, various data about you is stored using web beacons.

5. consent
When you visit our website for the first time, you will see a pop-up explaining cookies. Once you click “OK”, you agree to our use of all cookies and plug-ins described in the pop-up and in this Cookie Policy. You can disable the use of cookies through your browser. However, please note that our website may not function properly if you do so.

6 Cookies
6.1 Technical or functional cookies

Some cookies ensure that parts of our website function properly and that your user preferences remain known. By placing functional cookies, we make it easier for you to visit our website. This way, when you visit our website, you do not have to repeatedly enter the same information, or your items remain in your shopping cart until you pay, for example. We may place these cookies without your consent.

6.2 Analytical cookies

We use analytic cookies to optimize the website experience for our users. These analytic cookies provide us with insights into how our website is used. We ask for your permission to set analytical cookies.

6.3 Advertising cookies

On this website, we use advertising cookies to provide insights into campaign results. This is done based on a profile we create based on your behavior on These cookies link you as a website visitor to a unique ID, but cannot profile your behavior and interests to serve personalized ads.

Because these cookies are marked as tracking cookies, we require your consent to place them.

6.4 Social Media Buttons.

On our website, we have included buttons for Facebook, LinkedIn and Instagram to support web pages (e.g. “Like”, “Pin”) or sharing (e.g. “Tweet”) on social networks such as Facebook, LinkedIn and Instagram. These buttons use code that comes from Facebook, LinkedIn and Instagram themselves. This code places cookies. These social media buttons may also store and process certain information so that personalized advertising can be displayed to you.

Please read the privacy policy of these social networks (which may change periodically) to learn how they handle your (personal) data that they process using these cookies. The retrieved data is anonymized as much as possible. Facebook, LinkedIn and Instagram are located in the United States.

7. placed cookies
Google Analytics
We use Google Analytics for website statistics. Read more

Name Retention Function
Statistics (anonymous)
_ga 2 years
_gid 1 day Counts and tracks page views
_gat 1 min Filters requests from bots
For more information, please read the Google Analytics Privacy Policy.

Name Retention Function
complianz_policy_id 365 days
This data will not be shared with third parties.

8. your rights regarding personal data
You have the following rights with respect to your personal information:

You have the right to know why your personal information is needed, what happens to it, and how long it is kept.
Right of access: you have the right to access your personal data known to us.
Right of rectification: You have the right, whenever you wish, to complete, correct, delete or block your personal data.
If you have given us your consent to process your data, you have the right to withdraw this consent and have your personal data deleted.
Right to data transfer of your data: You have the right to request all of your personal data from one controller and to transfer it in its entirety to another controller.
Right to object: You can object to the processing of your data. We will comply with this unless there are legitimate reasons for the processing.
To exercise these rights please contact us. Please refer to the contact details at the end of this Cookie Statement. If you have a complaint about how we handle their data we would like to hear it, but you also have the right to address it to the supervisory authority (the Data Protection Authority).

9. activation/deactivation and deletion of cookies
You can use your internet browser to delete cookies automatically or manually. You can also specify that certain cookies may not be placed. Another option is to change the settings of your Internet browser so that you receive a message each time a cookie is set. For more information about these options, see the instructions in your browser’s help section.

Please note that our website may not function properly if all cookies are disabled. If you delete the cookies in your browser, they will be placed again when you visit our website again.

10. contact details
For questions and/or comments about our cookie policy and this statement, please contact us using the contact information below:

Institute for Applied Improphysis® – Iris Hammermeister, Owner and Managing Director.
Köhlerstraße 29
56751 Polch
Phone number: +49 162 5999584

This cookie policy was synchronized with on May 13, 2020