UPM Umwelt-Projekt-Management GmbH
Lamontstrasse 11 81679 Munich Germany
Phone: +49-(0)89-1222197-51 Fax: +49-(0)89-1222197-53
Web: www.upm-cdm.eu E-mail: info(at)upm-cdm.eu
Commercial Register: Commercial Register B of the Local Court of Munich
Registration Number: HRB 95277
VAT ID Number: DE129509136
Website Concept, Design, Implementation and Maintenance:
UPM Umwelt-Projekt-Management GmbH and Dr. Ralph Westermann, Consultant Climate Protection Projects and Emissions Trading
UPM Corporate Design:
Sabine Schoeffler, Dipl. Graphics Designer
Website Responsibility according to German Telemediengesetz (TMG): Martin Dilger
Data Protection: legal(at)upm-cdm.eu
Perito Moreno Glacier, Argentina: 08-01-06 © Alex Timaios, iStockphoto Windpark at dawn: 06-07-08 © Stephen Strathdee, iStockphoto Landscape Guangxi, Yulong River, China: 11-14-10 © HAIBO BI, iStockphoto
Panorama Munich, Germany: 06-21-06 © Björn Kindler, iStockphoto Lahore Badshahi Mosque, Pakistan: 09-10-11, © Jugni , Wikimedia Commons Suspension bridge Hunza Valley, Pakistan: © Günther Kleis, Bergdias.de
Minapir Glacier, Karakoram, Pakistan: © Günther Kleis, Bergdias.de: Muztagh Tower, Karakoram, Pakistan: © Afzal, Summitpost Yading Nature Reserve, Sichuan China: © John Lee, Photo.net Chengyang Bridge, China: 04-28-08 © zubin li, iStockphoto
Windpark with workers: 06-02-10 © David Jones, iStockphoto
Rice paddy and farmer, China: 08-08-09 © elwynn1130, iStockphoto
Newspapers with Carbon Market Headlines: 02-27-12 © Doug Cannell, iStockphoto All other photos © UPM Umwelt-Projekt-Management or Dr. Ralph Westermann.
This website (the „Website“) is an online information service owned and provided by UPM Umwelt-Projekt-Management GmbH. Thank you for visiting us and for your interest in our products and services.
1-Limitation of Liability and No Warranties
While we endeavour to ensure that this Website is produced and maintained with due care, UPM makes no representations, warranties or guarantees and, to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, hereby expressly disclaims any and all express, implied and statutory representations and warranties of any kind to use and/or any third party including, without limitation, any warranty as to the content and the technical functionality and security of this website. This especially applies to the completeness, correctness and up-to-dateness of any information provided on the Website. Any content on the Website is provided by us for personal use and informational purposes only and are subject to change without notice. Nothing contained on this Website should be interpreted as an offer or solicitation for an offer or as advice on investment or other matters. We would like to stress that any business with UPM requires extensive personal consulting by our professsionals as well as a customized contract about certain products and services offered by UPM because this is the only way to adequately consider your specific needs. In no event will UPM, its affiliates, its vendors or any of their directors, officers, employees or agents be liable for any possible loss or damage that might occur as a result of using, accessing, installing, modifying, deactivating or attempting to access the Website. Accordingly, UPM expressly disclaims all liability, whether in contract, tort, strict liability or otherwise, for any direct, indirect, consequential, punitive, or special damages arising out of or in any way connected with your accessing or using or inability to access or use the Website or your reliance on its content, or any failure of performance, interruption, defect, delay in transmission, computer viruses or other harmful components, or line or system failure associated with the Website, regardless of our knowledge thereof. In addition, you acknowledge that UPM accepts no responsibility for security of information transmitted via the internet.
2-Hyperlinks to and from other Websites
Our Website may contain links to other websites which are outside our control (“third party websites”). If you decide to access any third party websites, you leave this Website and your access to and/or use of such third party websites is entirely at your own risk. UPM hereby expressly dissociates itself from, and disclaims any liability for, any possible illegal and/or erroneous contents of all linked pages of external providers.
This website is property of UPM GmbH. Brands, logos, texts, images, videos and graphics, including their arrangement on this website are subject to property rights. Additionally, images, videos, newspaper articles are subject to property rights of third parties. Brands, logos, product names that are named on this website can be protected brands of their owners.
4-Right to Amend Terms and Conditions
UPM takes the protection of your personal data very seriously. Personal data are collected on this Website only to the extent necessary and in compliance with relevant legislation. Under no circumstances will we pass on collected data to third parties other than UPM without your consent or unless required by the prevailing law. The following Privacy Statement provides an overview of how your Personal Data is protected, the type of data collected and for what purpose.
According to § 3 Abs. 1 Bundesdatenschutzgesetz (BDSG), personal data means data which relate to a living individual who is identified or is identifiable (“Personal Data”). Personal Data includes facts such as your name, address, telephone number and e-mail address. Collection and processing of Personal Data is only carried out by UPM for the purpose of providing the service that you have asked for and in the maintenance of our own justifiable business interests. In so far as we request further Personal Data from you, the provision of the information is voluntary.
While using this Website, data which is sent by your browser are collected and stored on our servers in an anonymous form and used solely for the purpose of optimizing this Website and system security. These data include
- the IP-address of your computer,
- the website (URL) from which access to our Website is requested.
- the pages and files of our website that you use
- the amount of data transmitted,
- information on whether sessions and page views were successful, and
- the date and duration of the access.
We do not link these data, including your IP-address, to your individual Personal Data, which means that we will have a record of each user’s website session but the user will remain anonymous to us.
In order to make your visit to our Website as convenient as possible we use different types of Cookies. A “Cookie” is a tiny data file that a website can send to your browser in order to steer the online connection to a server. Most of the Cookies used by us are so-called “Session Cookies” which are deleted after you exit our Website. With most internet browsers, you can erase Cookies from your computer hard drive, block all Cookies or receive a warning before a Cookie is stored. If you want to know how to do this please look at the help menu on your web browser. However, please note that switching off or “opting out” of Cookies will mean that you may not be able to use certain features of the Website.
You can contact UPM by sending us an email, for instance, or by using the contact form on our website. When doing so, you voluntarily give us such personal data as your name, the name of your company or your institution, your telephone number or email address, to name a few examples. We will use your data solely for the purposes of fulfilling your request. Without your explicit consent, the data will then no longer be saved but will be deleted instead.
6-Subscription to Information Services
If you would like to subscribe to information services that we offer on this Website, such as the News or Press Releases, we will need you to give us the following information in relation to each of these services: a valid E-Mail address, and your name in case you want to be addressed personally. Upon reception of your E-Mail subscription request, our system automatically sends a confirmation E-mail to the E-Mail address forwarded to us. In addition, UPM will send out another E-mail to the same address in a timely manner. Please reply to this latter e-mail to confirm that you really are the owner of the E-Mail address, and that you are in agreement with the subscription of the relevant service. You will only receive free news and press releases by E-Mail after we have received your confirmation. You are free to unsubscribe to our services and to revoke your consent to the storage of the data and e-mail address and to the use of the address for the dispatch of the relevant service at any time by clicking on the link in one of the e-mails that we sent you. In this event, your E-Mail address will be deleted from our news distribution list and any news mailings to you will be stopped immediately.
Job applicants can apply for a position at UPM by uploading their application documents via this Website by using our application form. The Personal Data included in your application will then be reviewed by UPM’s Human Resources department. In connection with the recruitment process, UPM will of course comply with relevant Personal Data protection legislation and your Personal Data will be treated as strictly confidential. Our employees will treat your Personal Data with due care in accordance with the requirements of the relevant legislation. In the event that your job application is unsuccessful, your Personal Data will be deleted immediately unless you explicitly give your consent during the application process to UPM retaining your Personal Data (and contacting you if needed) for a period of twelve months after the date that you submitted your job application. In case of any questions with regard to your job application please contact:
8-Duration of Usage of Personal Data
Personal Data which is conveyed to us over the internet is only used for as long as it is required to fulfil the purpose for which it was provided and to comply with legal retention periods. Should you no longer be in agreement with the usage of your Personal Data or if this has become incorrect, if so instructed we will arrange for the data to be deleted or blocked or to make the necessary corrections (where this is possible under prevailing law). To this end, please send an E-Mail to
UPM applies numerous technical and organizational security precautions to protect your Personal Data from manipulation, loss, destruction or access by unauthorized persons. However, your attention is drawn to the fact that the internet is a global environment and that using the internet necessarily involves the transmission of data on an international basis. We accept no responsibility for the security of Personal Data or other data transmitted via the internet.
10-Right to Modify this Privacy Statement
UPM reserves the right to modify or amend this Data Protection Statement at any time. Please check back periodically, and especially before you provide any personally identifiable information.
11-Privacy Information to Users and Data Protection Contact
If you have given us your consent to collect and process your personal data, e.g. by sending a request with our online contact form, you may revoke this consent at any time without indication of reasons. You furthermore have the right to be informed about your Personal Data stored by us and its use and to have your data corrected, blocked our deleted by us, in as far as this is compliant to prevailing law. If you wish to access information which we hold about you, or if have any questions concerning the capture, processing, or use of your Personal Data and the enforcement of your related rights, then please contact UPM Data Protection at