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Privacy Statement from SLinitiative UG (haftungsbeschränkt) for the website www.sustainica.org

We welcome your visit to our website and your interest in our services. The protection of your personal data is an important concern, and we want you to feel secure when visiting our website. Therefore we have put together some important information about the data that will be collected, processed and used in accordance with the applicable data protection regulations.

Personal data

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Anonymous data collection

You can visit our websites without telling us who you are. We only know the name of your internet service provider, the website from which you visit us, and the web pages you visit with us. This information is used for statistical purposes. You as an individual user are anonymous.

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