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Information pursuant to Section 5 of the German Telemedia Act (TMG)

RHEWA-WAAGENFABRIK - August Freudewald GmbH & Co. KG

Street: Feldstrasse 17

Place: DE-40822 Mettmann

Tel.: +49 (0)2104 14 02 0

Fax: +49 (0)2104 14 02 88

Email: info@remove-this.rhewa.remove-this.com

Internet: www.rhewa.com

Partner with unlimited liability: Freudewald GmbH

Authorised representative/general manager: Peter Freudewald.

Court of registration: Mettmann

Register number: HRB 1214

VAT identification number in accordance with Section 27a of the German Value Added Tax Act (UStG): DE 121645358

Responsible for the content in accordance with Section 6 of the German Interstate Agreement on Media Services (MDStV): Peter Freudewald

Disclaimer: No liability is assumed for the content of external links, careful scrutiny notwithstanding. Responsibility for the content of linked websites lies solely with the operators thereof.

Information on the disposal of packaging and waste electrical and electronic equipment can be found here.

Data protection information

Privacy policy

This privacy policy explains which personal data we collect, process and use when you visit our Website and use our online services.

The controlling body for the collection, processing and use of your data on http://www.rhewa.de within the meaning of the German Data Protection Act (BDSG) is:

August Freudewald GmbH & Co. KG
Feldstrasse 17
DE-40822 Mettmann

We take the necessary technical and organisational steps to ensure compliance with the requirements of the German Data Protection Act (BDSG) and Telemedia Act (TMG).

Personal data

Personal data includes your name and your email address, for example. Information that cannot be linked to your identity, such as the number of visitors to a website, is not considered personal data.

It is possible to use our online offering without revealing your identity. If, however, you want to acccess exclusive content on our Website, you will be asked to provide your name and other personal information. It is up to you whether you enter this data.

Your information is stored on security-enhanced servers. Only a few authorised persons have access to these servers.

We do not pass this data to third parties. We will transmit your data to public authorities or other entities entitled to receive such information, however, if we are required to do so by the law or a court order.


Cookies are text files stored on your computer when you visit a website. We use cookies on this Website. Cookies collect data while you are on the Website for statistical analysis purposes. The data we obtain is used to improve our offering. Most browsers are configured to accept cookies automatically. You can, however, configure your browser to refuse cookies or notify you if a cookie is to be set.


Our online offering contains links to other websites. If you wish to visit such websites, you should take note of the respective privacy policies and any other relevant information.

Log file

Each time you visit our internet presence, access data is stored in a log file on our protected server. This data record consists of the IP address, the page visited, what website referred you to our web page, the time and date of your visit, and a description of the browser and operating system used. This data is collected for technical reasons and analysed in anonymised form for statistical purposes only. Data collected in this way is anonymised by shortening the IP address.

Questions relating to data protection

Should you have any questions on the processing of your personal data or data protection in general, please contact our data protection officer:

August Freudewald GmbH & Co. KG
Feldstrasse 17
DE-40822 Mettmann


Status of this information

From time to time, we may be required to amend this privacy policy. You are therefore advised to read this privacy notice at regular intervals. Rest assured, however, that changes do not come into force retrospectively, nor will we change the way we handled data before the privacy notice was changed.

Information last updated on: 28.03.2017