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Bayerisches Staatsministerium für Umwelt und Verbraucherschutz (StMUV)
(Bavarian State Ministry of the Environment and Consumer Protection)
Rosenkavalierplatz 2,
D-81925 München
Phone: +49 89 9214 - 00
Fax: +49 89 9214-2266
E-Mail: poststelle@stmuv.bayern.de
VAT Identification No. pursuant to § 27 a of the German Law Governing VAT: DE 811305931

Liability

Department of Communications and Sustainability
Head: Dr. Alois Bogenrieder
Phone: +49 89 9214-3375
Fax: +49 89 9214-2249
Content, Layout and Technical Implementation
Online Communications
Head: Dr. Bernd Sigmund
Phone: +49 89 9214-3543
Fax: +49 89 9214-2249
E-Mail: internet@stmuv.bayern.de

Press Releases

Press Office
Press Spokesman: Dr. Thomas Marzahn
Phone: +49 89 9214-2204
Fax: +49 89 9214-2155
E-Mail: pressestelle@stmuv.bayern.de

Server Support

Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik und Datenverarbeitung
(Bavarian State Agency for Statistics and Data Processing)
With the Participation of
Firma CMU
Südendstraße 3
D-82110 Germering
Phone: +49 89 89427047
Fax: +49 89 89427048
E-Mail: cmu@cmu.de

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A distinction must be made between such own contents and cross-references ("links") to the web pages of other providers. By providing the cross-reference in the form of a “link”?, the Bavarian State Ministry of the Environment and Consumer Protection enables access to “contents of third parties”?. By means of the cross-reference, the Bavarian State Ministry of the Environment and Consumer Protection only facilitates access to such contents for use. It assumes no responsibility for such “third-party”? contents, as it does not cause the transmission of the information, nor does it select the recipients of the transmitted information or has it selected or altered the information transmitted. Furthermore, the downloading and linking method chosen does not automatically result in this “third-party information”? being placed in an intermediate memory for a temporary period, so that this also does not involve any responsibility on the part of the Bavarian State Ministry of the Environment and Consumer Protection a for such third-party contents.
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