Protection of your personal data is very important to us. Therefore we process your data exclusively on the basis of the legal regulations (DSGVO, TKG 2003). In this privacy policy we inform you about the most important aspects of data processing within our website.

AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH

Center for Health and Bioresources

Competence Unit Bioresources

Konrad-Lorenz-Straße 24 | 3430 Tulln | Austria

Project leader of „NETmicroplastic“: Claudia Preininger


Purpose of business: Research and development projects of any kind including related services

Fundamental aim: The AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH is the owner of the website. The website is designed to provide information on the activities of the AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH, Center Unit Bioresources regarding the project „NETmicroplastic“.


If you contact us via the form on the website or by e-mail, your data will be stored for six months to process the request and in case of follow-up questions. We will not share this information without your consent.

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We use cookies to make our offer user-friendly. Some cookies remain stored on your device until you delete them. They allow us to recognize your browser on your next visit.

If you do not want this, you can set up your browser so that it informs you about the setting of cookies and you allow this only in individual cases.

Disabling cookies may limit the functionality of our website.

Necessary cookies are essential in order to provide you with the services available on our website and to use some of their functions.

Because these cookies are essential to provide the site, you can not decline them without affecting the way our site works. You can block or delete them by changing your browser settings and forcing blocking all cookies on this site.

External content

We do not use external service.

Data protection office

AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH
Giefinggasse 4; 1210 Wien; Österreich
office(at); +43 50550-0

Data Protection Office: dpo(at)

If AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH processes your personal data, you have the right of access to your personal data. In addition you have the right to obtain the rectification or erasure of your data. You further have the right to obtain the restriction of processing or the right to transmit your data to another controller under the specific terms of the General Data Protection Regulation. In addition you have the right to object to the processing of your personal data.

If your personal data is being processed based on your consent, you have the right to withdraw your consent at any time. The withdrawal of consent does not affect the lawfulness of processing based on consent before its withdrawal.

If you are of the opinion that your data is processed unlawfully, you have the right to file a complaint with the data protection authority (

In order to exercise your rights, please contact office(at)

AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH processes personal data in accordance with Section 2d paragraph 2 Forschungsorganisationsgesetz.

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