Terms and conditions

Terms and conditions

Limitation of liability

Although every care has been taken by Aequilibrium Consulting GmbH to ensure the accuracy of the information published on this website, no warranty can be given in respect of the accuracy, reliability, up-to-dateness or completeness of this information.

Aequilibrium Consulting GmbH and the Swiss Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN) reserve the right to alter or remove the content, in full or in part, without prior notice.

In no event will Aequilibrium Consulting GmbH or the Swiss Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN) be liable for any loss or damage of a material or immaterial nature arising from access to, use or non-use of published information, or from misuse of the connection or technical faults.

The information published on this website does not necessarily reflect the official opinion of the Swiss Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN) or Aequilibrium Consulting GmbH.


Links to third party websites lie outside the scope of responsibility of Aequilibrium Consulting GmbH and the Swiss Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN). Access and use of such websites occurs entirely at the user�s own risk. Aequilibrium Consulting GmbH and the Swiss Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN) expressly state that they have no influence whatsoever over the content of any linked site. Responsibility for information and services of linked sites rests entirely with the relevant third parties. No liability can be accepted in respect of the content of such websites.

Data protection

No personal details are stored when you access our websites. Our hosting provider’s web server merely registers impersonal site usage data for the purpose of tracking trends in order to improve the information offered on this website. Site usage data is in no way linked with personal data.

There is an exception, namely when you choose to take up contact with us. If you register your e-mail address, for example for receiving our website newsletter, the information is then stored in a separate database not connected with the anonymous log files. You may delete your registration at any time.

Personal details are treated in the highest confidence and are neither passed on nor sold to third parties. We make every effort to protect the databases from outside access, data loss, misuse or falsification.


Unless otherwise indicated, the information available from this website is within the public domain. Public domain information from this website may be downloaded free of charge, and reproduced provided that the source is acknowledged (by citing this website, including website URL).

The website also contains some material and documents which is copyright protected and marked as such. In such a case, permission for repreduction or redistribution must be obtained from the copyright holder. Downloading or copying texts, illustrations, photos or any other data does not entail any transfer of rights on the content. Any reproduction requires the prior written consent of the copyright holder.


Our goal is to keep the information on this website timely and accurate. If errors are brought to our attention we will try to correct them. Please contact us to report an error.

Last update of this page: 15 May, 2007.