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Privacy Statement

Orteq® is committed to preserving the privacy of all visitors to its website. Please read the following privacy policy to understand how we use and protect the information that you provide to us.

Use of Information
The data collected through this website is processed on behalf of Orteq® by XXL Webhosting:
XXL Webhosting
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9204 AS Drachten

When you visit our website you may be asked to provide certain information about yourself including your name and contact details. Orteq® will not collect any information about individuals, except where it is specifically and knowingly provided by them. Examples of such information are:

Your name

Your mobile telephone number

Your email address

Your occupation

The information collected will be used to provide the services you applied for and/or to send you the information you have requested and to provide information that may be useful to you. We may use your information to let you know about other products and services that we offer which may be of interest to you and we may contact you by post as well as by email. If you do not wish to be contacted in the future, please let us know.

The information collected will not be used other than in the normal course of Orteq® business.

We may share non-personal aggregate statistics (group) data about our site visitors’ traffic patterns with partners or other parties. However, we do not sell or share any information about individual users.


Orteq® may send “cookies” from this website to your computer. Cookies may help Orteq® analyse site usage more accurately. If you do not wish to receive cookies in the future, please let us know.

Your rights

In addition to Orteq’s own safeguards, your personal data is protected in the UK by the Data Protection Act. This provides amongst other things that the data we hold about you should be processed lawfully and fairly. It should be accurate, relevant and not excessive. The information should be kept up to date, where necessary, and not retained for longer than is necessary. It should be kept securely to prevent unauthorised access by other people.

Policy changes

Any changes to this policy will be posted here.


All comments, queries and requests relating to our use of your information are welcomed and should be addressed to: Orteq® Sports Medicine Ltd, Collingham House, 6-12 Gladstone Road, Wimbledon, London, SW19 1QT. Email:


Orteq® Sports Medicine Ltd, Collingham House, 6-12 Gladstone Road, Wimbledon, London, SW19 1QT.
UK and manufacturing and R/D in Groningen, the Netherlands, was established in 2005 to develop and commercialize bioengineering solutions for orthopedic injuries. Orteq® has developed a biodegradable polymer implant, Actifit®, specifically designed to promote tissue growth and regeneration in the meniscus, a fibrocartilage cushion in the knee.

Orteq® – Incorporated and registered in England and Wales. at The Hour House, 32 High Street, Rickmansworth, Herts. WD3 1ER. Registered number: 05613051, United Kingdom

You should read these terms and conditions before using this site.

1. General

This website is owned and maintained by Orteq®. The use of this website is subject to the following terms and conditions which you should read carefully. By using this website you agree to be legally bound by these terms and conditions. If you do not accept these terms and conditions, please do not use this website.

2. Exclusions of Liability

Orteq® has taken reasonable care to ensure that the information on this website is accurate. The site is provided “as is” and Orteq® makes no representations or warranties express or implied as to the content of this site or that the functions contained in this site will be uninterrupted or that the website or server that makes it available are free of viruses or other corrupting elements or components.


By accessing this website, you agree that, so far as permitted by law, Orteq® will not be liable for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage arising from access to or the use of the information and material contained in this site or any errors or omissions in the content thereof.


Certain links on this site lead to other websites located on servers maintained by third parties over which Orteq® has no control. Orteq® makes no representation and accepts no responsibility for the accuracy or any other aspect of the information contained on such servers and is not liable for any damages or injury arising from the content of any other site.


The contents of this website do not purport to provide any financial, investment or professional advice. Nothing on the pages of this website shall be deemed to constitute the provision of financial, investment or other professional advice in any way.


Content and information provided by third parties is identified clearly where it appears on this site. Orteq® will publish this content as supplied to us and will not be liable for its accuracy or timeliness. You must take appropriate steps to verify this information before acting upon it

7. Copyright and other Intellectual Property

The copyright in all materials on this website including without limitation, site design, text, graphics and underlying code are owned by or licensed to Orteq®. All other intellectual property rights are reserved and nothing on this site should be considered as granting any licence or right under any copyright law, trademark or other intellectual property right of Orteq® or any third party. This website is for personal and non-commercial use. You may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, licence, create derivative works from, transfer or sell any information obtained from this website. You may only download to a personal computer for viewing purposes and print out a number of pages of this website for your own personal use.

8. Privacy Policy

By agreeing to be bound by these terms and conditions, you are consenting to us collecting and storing certain personal data about you. This data will be used to provide the service applied for and may be stored by Orteq® to keep you informed of products and services which may be of interest to you. This data will not be used other than in the normal course of Orteq® business. Orteq® will not transfer your personal data to any third party without your consent. Orteq® may send “cookies” from this website to your computer. Cookies may help Orteq® to analyse site usage more accurately. However, Orteq® will not obtain personal data from this website to your computer. Cookies may help Orteq® to analyse site usage more accurately. However, Orteq® will not obtain personal data from your computer or gather personal information about you unless you give information to the Orteq® server. For more details about how Orteq® deals with your information please read our Privacy Statement .

9. Amendments

The contents of this website, including these terms and conditions of use, are subject to change by Orteq® without notification.

10. Severability

To the extent that any part of these terms and conditions is found to be invalid, unlawful or unenforceable by any court of competent jurisdiction such part shall to that extent be severed from the remaining terms all of which shall remain in full force and effect as permitted by law.

11. Governing Law

This website and these terms and conditions, are governed by English law. Any disputes arising from this site shall be resolved by the English courts.

12. Password maintenance

This site contains some sections which only can be accessed by using an username and password. You are responsible for ensuring the confidentiality of your username and password. Please do not share your username and password with any other person or entity and not give any other person access to this site. You are also responsible for all activities which occur under your username and password. Orteq® is allowed to refuse services or block the access to this site without providing any reason. Please log out of your session when you exit this website.

13. Use of Marketing material

The marketing material provided on this site belongs to Orteq®. By using your username and password you are authorized to view, download and print these materials by taking into account the following aspects:
The documents may be used exclusively for information purposes. The documents may not be modified, copied, or redistributed without the written permission of Orteq®. To gain permission to use marketing materials for commercial purposes, or to copy parts of this site, please contact Orteq® Orteq® will evaluate your request if you provide your contact details and information about the intended use, audience, the number of copies to be reprinted /distributed and the date of publishing.. Orteq® has the right to refuse permission to broadcast, or publish any of its copyright material, including text and images on the site.

14. Effective date

These terms were last revised on August 13th ,2009 and include your access of this site from this date forward until a later revision will be posted.