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Liability for any content

The FOODSCAN website has been elaborated to inform the public about this project. The authors reserve the right not to be responsible for the completeness or correctness of the information provided on this website. If you find information on this website which is incorrect, please inform the webmaster, who will try to update the information as soon as possible. The information on this web site does not necessarily represent the view of the European Commission (EC).

The contents of these pages were created with great care. For the correctness, completeness and timeliness of the content, we cannot take any responsibility. The information provided is in accordance with § 7 paragraph 1 TMG for own contents on these pages under the general law. According to § § 8 to 10 TMG we as service providers are not obliged to monitor transmitted or stored foreign information nor to investigate circumstances that indicate illegal activity. Obligations to remove or block access to information under the general laws remain unaffected. A liability is only possible from the date of knowledge of a specific infringement. Upon notification of such violations, we will remove the related content immediately.

Liability for links

Our site contains links to external websites over which we have no control. Therefore we cannot guarantee for these foreign contents. The contents of the linked sites are the responsibility of the respective sites or administrators of these sites. The linked pages were checked at the time of linking for possible legal violations. Illegal contents were not recognizable. A permanent control of the linked pages is unreasonable without concrete evidence of a violation. Upon notification of violations, we will remove such links immediately.


The website content and works provided on these pages are subject to German and all international copyright law. The authors intended not to use any copyrighted material. Where used, the copyright of the author is indicated. The copyright for any material created by the authors of this website is reserved. Any duplication or use of materials on this website such as text, diagrams in other electronic or printed publications is not permitted without the author's agreement. For requests to use or reproduce any of the contents of this site please contact the author.

The reproduction, modification, distribution, or any kind of exploitation outside the limits of copyrights requires the written consent of the administrator and owner of the website. Since the contents of this site are created by the owner, copyrights of third parties were duly screened and are fully respected. Third party content is identified as such. Should you become aware of copyright infringement, we ask you to inform us accordingly. Upon notification of violations, we will remove the related content immediately.

Privacy Policy

The use of our website is generally possible without providing personal data. The providing of any personal data (such as name, address or e-mail address), is as far as possible on a voluntary basis. These data are not used nor published to third parties without your express consent.

We point out that data transmission over the Internet platform (e.g. when communicating by e-mail platform) may have security gaps. Complete protection of data against unauthorized access by third parties is not possible.

The use of the framework of the legal notice data for contacting by third parties for sending unsolicited advertisements and information materials is hereby expressly excluded. The Website provider reserves the right to take legal action in case of unsolicited promotional information, such as spam e-mails.