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1. Scope of application

The protection of personal data of website visitors is a very important concern for econtea GmbH and its affiliated companies. This privacy policy regulates the collection, processing and use of personal data on the occasion of your visit to our website and your use of the services offered there.

2. Person in charge

Responsible in the sense of the Global Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in EU law, the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) and at the same time service provider in the sense of the Telemediengesetz (TMG) is the:

econtea GmbH
Rahel-Hirsch-Strasse 10
D-10557 Berlin

T: +49 30 59008 3547
F: +49 30 59008 3700

Representatives of the responsible parties: Jan Kirsch, Axel Otto
Commercial register: Amtsgericht Charlottenburg, HRB 175230 B
VAT ID number: DE 305581859

3. Collection, processing and use of data

3.1. Cookies



Legal basis




Transmission to third countries


Duration of Storage


Following a missing cookie consent


Further processing for other purposes

[We use your data only for the purposes stated here!]


Cookie nameSupplierPurposeProcedureType
Essential cookies
Essential cookies help to make a website usable by enabling basic functions such as page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.
CookieConsentCookiebotStores the user’s consent status for cookies on the current domain.1 yearHTTP
rc::aGoogleThe cookie is used to distinguish between humans and bots in order to compile statistics on website usage.PersistentHTML
rc::bGoogleThis cookie is used to distinguish between humans and bots.SessionHTML
Preference cookies
Preference cookies are cookies that save settings individually made by the user of the website for the next website visit.
pll_languagePOLYLANGThis cookie is used to determine the visitor’s preferred language and to set the language on the website accordingly, if possible.1 yearHTTP

3.2. Contact/download form incl. Google reCAPTCHA 3.0


The contact or download form allows you to send an e-mail message in a predefined structure according to the form input fields. The contact form is protected against misuse by the reCAPTCHA service of Google.

Legal basis

The legal basis for the processing is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR.

We have an interest in being able to answer your enquiry competently and process the data you enter in the contact form solely for the purpose of answering your specific enquiry.


The personal data collected will not be transferred to third parties.

Transmission to third countries

The personal data collected are not transferred to third countries.

Duration of storage

The data will be deleted as soon as the purpose of the contact has been fulfilled.

Further processing for other purposes

We use your data only for the purpose stated here.

4. Your rights as a data subject

You have the following rights according to the legal requirements:

  1. Right to information about your personal data stored by us (Art. 15 GDPR)
  2. Right of rectification (Art. 16 GDPR)
  3. Right of cancellation (Art. 17 GDPR)
  4. Right to object to processing (Art. 21 DPA)
  5. Right to data transferability (Art. 20 GDPR)
  6. Right to revoke your consent to processing at any time with effect for the future
  7. Right to limit the processing of your data (Art. 18 GDPR).

You also have the right to appeal to the competent supervisory authority. For Berlin, the competent supervisory authority is:

Berlin Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information
Maja Smoltczyk
Friedrichstr. 219
10969 Berlin

Tel.: +49 (0)30 13889-0
Fax: +49 (0)30 2155050

5. Third-party websites

Our data protection declaration does not apply to websites of third parties that you access via hyperlinks on our websites. We ask you to pay special attention to the data protection declarations used on the websites of the third party providers.

6. Data Protection & Information Security

Our employees and service providers are obliged to maintain confidentiality and data secrecy when handling personal data. Our data protection measures are regularly updated in line with new technical developments.

Status: 01.01.2020