Legal Instructions

General terms of use/Password

The right to access and use these web pages is reserved to authorized and individually registered users, in conjunction with a valid, individual password. The password is designated for personal use by the registered user only. The user is obliged to keep the password disclosed to him/her secret and to store it, so that third parties cannot gain access to it. Passing on the individual
password to third parties is expressly prohibited.

The use of our website is furthermore subject to the following terms. In the event that you are not in agreement with the following, we request that you refrain from using our web site.

Intellectual Property Rights

Elkamet Kunststofftechnik GmbH (hereinafter referred to as Elkamet) would like to offer you an innovative and informative web program. We ask you to appreciate that Elkamet desires to protect its intellectual property, including patents, trademarks and copyrights and that use of these web pages therefore does not constitute the grant of any form of License to the intellectual property of Elkamet.

Subject to the following conditions you are permitted to display, download and print the contents of the page: (a) The contents are to be utilized for informational purposes only, (b) the contents cannot be amended in any way and (c) the use of the information and contents is only permitted in the context of projects between Elkamet and the user or the company of the user respectively. Any other direct or indirect use of the information and contents made available on these web pages by the user is strictly prohibited. In particular you are prohibited from republishing the contents, circulating, enhancing or using the same for any other purpose.

All pictures and information on these web pages are protected by copyright or by other industrial property rights. Passing on any of this information to third parties without prior written permission from Elkamet is prohibited. Such action constitutes a violation of the copyrights and other industrial property rights. All rights remain reserved.

Liability as to information contained on the web site

Please observe the following in relation to liability for information published on these web pages.

We endeavour to provide you with accurate and up to date information. Despite careful content checks we cannot and do not guarantee (either express or implied) the timeliness, correctness, completeness or quality of the information which is made available. Therefore we strongly advise, that the information you obtain from these web pages - irrespective of its nature - is reviewed prior to use. The users expressly agree, that their access to these web pages is at their own risk.

Elkamet does not accept responsibility for any kind of damage, whether of material or immaterial nature, which results from the use or non-use of the information published and/or from the use of faulty or incomplete information.

We expressly reserve the right to alter, add to and delete parts of the pages or the complete content of the web site, or to cease publication temporarily or permanently, without special notification.


All information and contents made available on these web pages is confidential information of Elkamet. The user undertakes to treat this information and content as confidential and to take all necessary precautions to prevent unauthorized access by third parties. The information may only be used in relation to projects between Elkamet and the user or the company of the user respectively. Disclosure of the confidential information and contents to third parties by the user is expressly prohibited. Exceptions to the aforesaid are only permitted with the express prior written agreement from Elkamet.

In particular, the user is prohibited from directly or indirectly disclosing the confidential information and contents of these web pages to companies or their employees, which are competitors of Elkamet, or are to be considered as such or from giving access in any other manner to the content or existence of these web site pages.

Insofar as Elkamet has concluded or will conclude a separate non-disclosure agreement with the user or the company of the user respectively, we draw your attention to the fact that the information and contents of these web pages constitute confidential information within the meaning of such confidentiality agreement and is thereby an express reference to the content of this agreement.

Data Protection

Elkamet takes the protection of your personal data very seriously. Protecting your privacy is very important to us whilst processing personal data. We process personal data which is collected whilst visiting our DesignGuide in accordance with the legal requirements for data protection in the Federal Republic of Germany. Passing on user-names and passwords to third parties is not permitted.

Collection and Processing of personal data

When you visit our DesignGuide, our website server automatically stores the name of your internet service provider, the web page from which you visited us, the DesignGuide version which you visit (English or German), as well as the date and duration of your visit. Any further personal data is only stored with your voluntary permission, given for example in the course of registration, a survey or in the course of executing a contract.

Use and transfer of personal data for limited purposes

Elkamet uses your personal data exclusively for the purpose of technical administration of the web site, customer administration, for product surveys and for marketing purposes to the extent necessary. Your data is not passed on to third parties.


Insofar as these web pages contain links or references to other third party web pages, this does not constitute approval of their contents by Elkamet. Establishing a connection is at the risk of the User. Elkamet accepts no responsibility for the availability and the contents of these web pages and is not liable for any damage or injury- irrespective of their nature- which results from the use of these contents.

The links and references to third party web pages are merely provided for the Users` convenience.

Governing Law

Disputes which arise in connection with these web pages and their use are exclusively subject to German Law.

International User

These web pages are operated, checked and maintained by Elkamet, located in Biedenkopf, Germany. They are intended for international use. Elkamet does not guarantee that the information presented herein is correct worldwide. Should you access and/or download these web pages, you yourself are responsible, that this is in accordance with the laws which apply at your location.