Privacy Statement

upcycleDZINE [brand by ontwerpDING], located at P. Mondriaanlaan 82, 2408 DJ Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands, is responsible for the processing of personal data as shown in this privacy statement.

Contact details
+31 6 18405656

Personal data that we process
upcycleDZINE processes your personal data by using our services and / or by providing this information to us.

Below is an overview of the personal data we process:
– First name
– Country
– E-mail address
– Address data

Special and / or sensitive personal data that we process
Our website and / or service does not intend to collect data about website visitors who are younger than 16 years. Unless they have permission from parents or guardians. However, we can not check if a visitor is older than 16. We encourage parents to be involved in the online activities of their children, in order to prevent data about children being collected without parental consent. If you are convinced that we have collected personal information about a minor without this consent, please contact us at [email protected], then we will delete this information.

For what purpose and based on which basis we process personal data
upcycleDZINE processes your personal data for the following purposes:

  • Sending our newsletter
  • E-mail if necessary to carry out our services
  • To deliver goods and services to you
  • upcycleDZINE also processes personal data if we are legally obliged to do so, such as information that we need for our tax return.

Automated decision-making
upcycleDZINE does not make decisions based on automated processing on matters that can have (significant) consequences for persons. These are decisions that are taken by computer programs or systems, without involving a person (for example an employee of upcycleDZINE).

How long we store personal data
upcycleDZINE does not store your personal data and / or company data for longer than is strictly necessary to realise the purposes for which your data are collected and to comply with the administrative obligations that the tax authorities prescribe. We use a storage period of up to 7 years for all collected data.
Your email address for the newsletter will be kept as long as you are subscribed to receiving the newsletter.

Sharing personal data with third parties
upcycleDZINE will not sell, share or rent your information to third parties and will only provide this information if this is necessary for the execution of our agreement with you or to comply with a legal obligation.

View, modify or delete data
You have the right to view, correct or delete your personal data. You also have the right to withdraw your consent to the data processing or to object to the processing of your personal data by upcycleDZINE and you have the right to data portability. This means that you can submit a request to us to send the personal information we have about you in a computer file to you or another organisation mentioned by you.

You can send a request for access, correction, deletion, data transfer of your personal data or request for cancellation of your consent or objection to the processing of your personal data to info(at)

To ensure that the request for access has been made by you, we ask you to send a copy of your ID with the request. Make your passport photo, MRZ (machine readable zone, the strip with numbers at the bottom of the passport), passport number and Social Security Number (SSN) black in this copy. This is to protect your privacy. We respond as quickly as possible, but within four weeks, at your request.

upcycleDZINE also wants to point out that you have the possibility to submit a complaint to the national supervisory authority, the Dutch Data Protection Authority. This can be done via the following link:

How we protect personal data
upcycleDZINE takes the protection of your data seriously and takes appropriate measures to prevent misuse, loss, unauthorised access, unwanted disclosure and unauthorised modification. If you feel that your data is not properly secured or there are indications of abuse, please contact us at info(at)

While this privacy policy states standards for maintenance of data, and while efforts will be made to meet the said standards, the site owner is not in a position to guarantee compliance with these standards. There may be factors beyond the site owner’s control that may result in disclosure of data. Consequently, the site owner offers no warranties or representations as regards maintenance or non-disclosure of data.

Liability contains links to third-party websites that are not under the control of this site – such links do not imply any endorsement of any other website and disclaims all liability with regard to your access of such linked websites.

Any comments made to blog posts or pages are owned by the poster and opinions expressed are those of the poster and do not necessarily represent the views of upcycleDZINE.

In no event shall upcycleDZINE be liable for any special, indirect or consequential damages or any damages whatsoever resulting from loss of use, data or profits, whether in an action of contract, negligence or other tortious action, arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of any information on this website. upcycleDZINE makes every attempt to ensure the accuracy of the information on this website but cannot be held responsible for errors or omissions therein.

Copyright of photos belongs to each photographer/creative studio/company mentioned. All logos and to upcycleDZINE related graphic design elements are property of the upcycleDZINE. The material published on upcycleDZINE is the intellectual property of either upcycleDZINE and/or the various content providers and as such is protected by international copyright law.
Generally, speaking images are the intellectual property of the relevant photographers, designers, etc, unless otherwise stated (Photo/Image © upcycleDZINE).

If your content has been featured on and you would like it to be removed or edited, please contact us and it will be updated immediately.

If you wish to reproduce partially content from, please make sure that the reproduction is limited to only a few text elements of our stories and uses only 2-3 images of our individual articles. Reproduce all copyright credits, with links to authors and photographers, etc (and that the permission of the external copyright holder is sought in advance). That upcycleDZINE is stated as the source with a very visible credit and a direct link to the relevant page on Last but not least, the reproduced upcycleDZINE content should not be used for commercial purposes and is freely accessible, without pay or registration barriers.