This page is dedicated to the Privacy Policy. It allows you to learn more about the origin and use of the navigation information processed when you access our website. When the site is displayed, information relating to navigation (computer, tablet, smartphone, etc.) may be saved in "Cookies" files installed on your terminal, subject to the choices you have made regarding cookies. During your first visit to our site, an information banner is displayed to inform you of the use of cookies on the site and the methods to object to it.

HELIOPOTASSE pays particular attention to the protection of the personal data of its customers. Therefore, we agree to comply with Law No. 78-17 of January 6, 1978 relating to data, files and freedoms, amended by European Regulation 2016/679 of April 27, 2016 on the protection of personal data. 

HELIOPOTASSE controls the personal data that you communicate to us and is responsible for your personal data in accordance with the data protection law in force.


Personal data controller

25 Place de la Réunion
68100 Mulhouse, FRANCE

We have appointed a Data Protection Officer who will ensure that your personal data is systematically used in a transparent, accurate and lawful manner. For any question or any further information, you can contact our data protection officer via our contact form.



The site uses an SSL certificate. It is symbolized by the padlock on the address bar. The latter guarantees that the information transmitted between your browser and our site is secure. To view the information relating to an SSL certificate, simply click on the padlock and, depending on the browser, click on the link to display it. You can also use this menu to display the cookies used and possibly block the cookies of your choice. However, you should be aware that stopping certain cookies may affect the proper functioning of our site.



A cookie is a text file that can be stored by your browser on your terminal connected to the Internet when you visit a website. The terminal containing the cookie can thus be identified by the issuer during its period of validity.

The information stored relates in particular to your route to the site visited in order to provide you with an additional service, the advertisements on which you have clicked, the type of browser you use, the information you have entered in order to avoid re-entering them again, and improve your sailing comfort. Cookies are also used to optimize the performance of the site. For example, they make your navigation easier and help you find specific content faster, etc.

Only the issuer of a cookie may read or modify the information contained therein.

The cookies that the site issues are used for the purposes described below.



Cookies have a validity period of 13 months.

Your consent will be requested again after this maximum period by displaying the information banner whatever the page visited, or by clearing your browser's cache before the end of the validation period.




Services installed on our site such as Google Analytics make it possible to memorize and analyze anonymously the number of pages viewed as well as the activity of visitors and their return frequency. These cookies make it possible to establish traffic analysis statistics from which the content of the site is improved depending on the success of a particular page with our visitors.

Some of the cookies deposited by the audience and statistics services are linked to the Internet Protocol (IP) address of your connection terminal. This address gives out the city from which you are connecting.


These cookies facilitate your navigation between the pages of this website. They are also necessary to allow you to benefit from certain functionalities or services (appointment request, contact form, etc.).

These cookies also make it possible to memorize your usage preferences, the display settings and readers that you use in order to facilitate your navigation during your next visit to our Site.


Some pages and articles on this website contain third-party social media buttons which allow you to exploit the functionalities of these networks and in particular to share content present with other people.

When you go to a web page on which one of these sharing means is located, your browser can send information to the requested social network which can then associate this visualization with your profile.

Cookies from these social networks, over which we have no control, may then be placed in your browser. We invite you to consult the confidentiality policies specific to each of these social networking sites, in order to be aware of the purposes for using the navigation information that social networks can collect through these buttons and modules.



The latest European legislation on the protection of personal data on the Internet gives you the right to manage the data stored and used by a third-party site via cookies, although their presence is generally of no consequence. You have the option of blocking some or all of the cookies or deleting those already installed on your terminal.

You can choose to accept the deposit of cookies on your terminal and reverse this decision at any time by modifying the settings of your internet browser.



If you do not want to receive cookies, you can set your browser to prevent some or all of the downloading of cookies to your terminal (computer, smartphone, tablet, etc.) optimized for the Internet. Namely, an absolute setting will prevent the proper functioning of certain functions of the website.

 To find out how to do this, consult the sites linked below according to your browser type:

Depending on the type of your browser, you can also activate the private browsing mode or the “Do Not Track” setting of your browser.



What personal data do we collect?

Contact form

The personal data that we hold is limited to your first and last names, email address and telephone number. These data are fully protected and used exclusively for sending our contact form. We respect your peace of mind and no personal data is used or transmitted to partners or third parties. We do not lend, rent or sell this data.

Social media

If we are connected on Social Networks (LinkedIn, Facebook, Google + and Twitter), you publish on these social networks personal data (photo, name and surname, email address, telephone if applicable).

Use of personal data collected on our website

Comments - Messages

When you leave a message on our website, the data entered in the contact form, but also your IP address and the user agent of your browser, are collected to help us detect unwanted comments.

Google Analytics

Google Analytics uses cookies, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The data generated by cookies regarding your use of the site (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers located in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of assessing your use of the site, compiling reports on site activity for its publisher and providing other services relating to site activity and the use of Internet. Google may communicate this data to third parties in the event of a legal obligation or when these third parties process this data on behalf of Google, including in particular the publisher of this site. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You can deactivate the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, such deactivation could prevent the use of certain functionalities of this site.



What are your rights?

Right of access: You have the right to request information about the personal data we hold about you.

Right of portability: It is the right to obtain that your personal data is transmitted, in a structured format, commonly used and readable for the computer, to ourselves or to another controller, when technically possible.

Right of rectification: You have the right to request the rectification of your personal data if it is inaccurate, including to supplement your incomplete personal data.

Right of deletion: You have the right to request the deletion of your information contained in our databases.

How to exercise your rights?

How to exercise your rights? We take data protection very seriously and therefore have a dedicated Data Protection Officer (DPO) to answer your questions regarding your aforementioned rights. You can contact him via our contact form.

The retention period

  • We will delete the personal data of people who have been inactive for 1 year from our database.
  • Every 13 months we will request anew the consent of visitors to our website for the processing of cookies.