This website is provided by RÜHL FEUERSCHUTZMITTEL GmbH.

Privacy statement in General

You can visit our website without having to provide us with any personal data. If you request particular materials or send us a query, we may need some personal data. We only collect process and save personal data if you have voluntarily given us your express consent when you contacted us.

Information on other selected non-Website related data processing activities, performed by us and all of our affiliates can be found in the privacy information for selected specific processing activities.

Handling of personal data

In the following we wish to provide you with information on how we handle your personal data when you use our Website. Unless otherwise indicated in the following chapters, the legal basis for the handling of your personal data results from the fact that such handling is required to make available the functionalities of the Website requested by you (Art. 6(1)(b) General Data Protection Regulation).

Using our Website

  • Accessing our Website
    When you call up our Website, your browser will transfer certain data to our web server. This is done for technical reasons and required to make available to you the requested information.
    To facilitate your access to the Website, the following data are collected, briefly stored and used:

    • IP address
    • Date and time of access
    • Time zone difference to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
    • Content of request (specific site)
    • Status of access/HTTP status code
    • Transferred volume of data
    • Website requesting access
    • Browser, language settings, version of browser software operating system and surface

    Moreover, to protect our legitimate interests, we will store such data for a limited period of time in order to be able to initiate a tracking of personal data in the event of actual or attempted unauthorized access to our servers (Art. 6(1)(f) General Data Protection Regulation).

  • Use of personal dataWe assure you that the data supplied by you will remain confidential and that they will only be used for the purposes specified by you. Your personal data will only shared with third parties if you have consented, unless it is necessary to do so in order to supply the services you requested or to fulfil a contract. It is only if we are obliged by law to do so that we communicate your personal data to government agencies.
  • Setting of cookiesWhat are cookies?This Website uses so-called “cookies”. Cookies are small text files that are stored in the memory of your terminal via your browser. They store certain information (e.g. your preferred language or site settings) which your browser may (depending on the lifespan of the cookie) retransmit to us upon your next visit to our Website.What cookies do we use?We differentiate between two categories of cookies: (1) functional cookies, without which the functionality of our Website would be reduced, and (2) optional cookies used for website analysis and marketing purposes. The following tables contain a detailed description of the optional cookies we use:
    wp-settings-time-1, wp-settings-1
    WordPress uses this cookie to customize your view of the admin interface, and possibly also the main site interface.
    Duration: 1 yearWordPress_clef_session
    This WordPress cookie is necessary to use the administrator zone.
    Duration: 1 year

    This WordPress cookie is necessary to use the administrator zone.
    Duration: 1 year

    This cookie is used by the privacy policy to remember the cookie policy notification
    Duration: 1 month

    This WordPress cookie makes sure that cookies on the websites can be used.
    Duration: per session

    Information regarding your rights

  • The following rights are in general available to you according to applicable data privacy laws:
    • Right of information about your personal data stored by us;
    • Right to request the correction, deletion or restricted processing of your personal data;
    • Right to object to a processing for reasons of our own legitimate interest, public interest, or profiling, unless we are able to proof that compelling, warranted reasons superseding your interests, rights and freedom exist, or that such processing is done for purposes of the assertion, exercise or defense of legal claims;
    • Right to data portability;
    • Right to file a complaint with a data protection authority;

    You may at any time with future effect revoke your consent to the collection, processing and use of your personal data. For further information please refer to the chapters above describing the processing of data based on your consent.

    If you wish to exercise your rights, please address your request to the contact form or to our company data protection office indicated below.
    Upon request we will supply information about your personal data we have saved at no expense to you, and you may block, edit or delete these data at any time. You are entitled to withdraw your consent to the use of your data at any time and without giving reasons. All you need to do is contact any one of the persons listed under “contact”.


For any questions you may have with respect to data privacy, please use the provided contact form or contact our company data protection officer at the following address:

Hugenottenstr. 105
61381 Friedrichsdorf

Amendment of Privacy Statement

We may update our Privacy Statement from time to time. Updates of our Privacy Statement will be published on our Website. Any amendments become effective upon publication on our Website. We therefore recommend that you regularly visit the site to keep yourself informed on possible updates.

Last Update: 01/07/2020