(Translation of version 0.1 / 01.10.2012)
1. Collection, use and processing of personal data
1.1. You are free to visit WesternTrash www.westerntrash.com without providing any personal information, except during the ordering process. Personal data is only collected as part of customer registration or the ordering of goods as a guest.
1.2. WesternTrash is obliged to collect the following information as part of customer registration, or the ordering of goods as a guest: title, first and last name, e-mail address and postal address. The following additional information may be provided voluntarily: company name, sales tax ID number, suburb, phone number and fax number.
1.3. WesternTrash uses your personal information without prior permission solely for the purpose of processing your order.
1.4. After full payment and the completion of the contract, WesternTrash deletes your personal information.
2. Transfer of personal data
Your personal data is transferred to the shipping company responsible for delivery to the extent necessary for delivery of the goods. For the processing of payments when Paypal is selected as the payment method, WesternTrash passes your payment information on to the payment service provider responsible to the extent necessary for payment processing. Your data will otherwise not be transferred to third parties.
3. Data Security
Your personal data is transferred over the Internet using 128 Bit SSL encryption. WesternTrash secures its website and other systems through technical and organisational measures against loss, destruction, access, modification or distribution of your data by unauthorised persons. Access to your account is possible only by entering your personal
password. Keep your login information confidential and always close your browser window when communication with us is completed. This is especially important if using a shared computer.
4. Information about cookies
4.1. Cookies are used on our website. As part of the customer registration process, text files that enable automatic login and send user preferences to us are created on your hard disk to facilitate the use of our website.
4.2. Most of the cookies used are deleted after the browser session is complete (per-session cookies). Other cookies remain on your computer (persistent cookies), enabling WesternTrash to recognize your computer when you next visit and analyse your website activity.
4.3. You may refuse the installation of cookies by selecting the appropriate setting on your browser. In this case, however, not all of the features of the WesternTrash website will be available to you.
4.4. This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”).
Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.
In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area.
Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA.
On behalf of the website provider Google will use this information for
functionality of this website. Furthermore you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under
Further information can be found under
(Google Analytics Terms of Service & Privacy).
Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “gat._anonymizeIp();” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).
5. Revocation of consent
WesternTrash advises that your consent (issued electronically, for example) to the collection, use and processing of personal data may be revoked at any time in the future.
6. Right to information
Under the Federal Privacy Act you have the right to free information about your stored data as well as the right to correct, block or delete such data.
7. Contact for data protection
For questions regarding the collection, use and processing of your personal information, the disclosure, correction, blocking or deletion of data and revocation of consent, please contact us at:
Phone: +49 (0)176-38619906