Editor (Section 5 of the German Telemedia Act (TMG):

European Association of the Surgical Suture Industry (EASSI)
Georgenstraße 25
D-10117 Berlin
Tel.: +49 (0)30 246 255-31/14

Authorised representative and responsible for the content in terms of § 55 para 2 of the broadcasting and telecommunications treaty (RStV)

Clara Mailin Allonge
General Secretary of EASSI |
T +49 30 246 255-31

Lena Maria Richter
General Secretary of EASSI |
T +49 30 246 255-14

Georgenstraße 25
D-10117 Berlin

Register oft Associations No.: VR 34202 B
Local Court: Charlottenburg

EASSI General Data Protection Declaration

1. General

When visiting the website, personal data is processed by the European Association of Surgical Suture Manufacturers (EASSI). This is the responsible body within the meaning of the General Data Protection Regulation.

2. Type of data usage

To enable you to use the website, the IP address provided by your computer and the period of use are stored. These data will be deleted after elimination of the survey purpose.

3. Scope and purpose of data usage

The data provided will be used for the purposes of the association, i.e. to exercise the purposes of EASSI and to enable the use and operation of

4. Third Parties

Your data will only be made accessible to third parties to the extent EASSI uses them for the purposes of the association and its services, e.g. Service Providers hosting the EASSI Website and the data generated by it. These companies are required to comply with relevant data protection laws, such as: B. the Federal Data Protection or Telemedia Act.

5. Cookies

6.1 Cookies are small text files that are stored on the hard disk by visitors to the website. According to the settings of our website, a temporary cookie will be stored on your hard drive, which will store certain information during your visit, e. g. the language and the duration of your stay on Furthermore, a consistent cookie is created, which among other things counts the number of visits without automatically connecting your computer with your personal data.

5.2 The information contained in cookies makes navigation easier and enables the correct display of our websites. Cookies themselves contain no personal information. Incidentally, our cookies are not suitable for identifying you as a person. EASSI uses the information stored by cookies to analyze the use of and improve our offer.

5.3 You can prevent the storage of cookies by changing your browser settings accordingly. How this works, please refer to the operating instructions of your browser manufacturer.

6. Change data protection policy

EASSI reserves the right to update this data protection policy.

7. Provision of information

If you have any questions or requests for information in connection with the processing and the protection of your personal data, please contact us at the following address:

Clara Mailin Allonge
European Association of the Surgical Suture Industry
Georgenstraße 25, D - 10117 Berlin
T +49 30 246 255-31 |


Lena Maria Richter
European Association of the Surgical Suture Industry
Georgenstraße 25, D - 10117 Berlin
T +49 30 246 255-14 | F +49 30 246 255-99 |

Complaints are also received by the responsible supervisory authority.

1. Februar 2021

We thank EASSI members for furnishing the pictures used on this website.

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