Center for Applied Nanotechnology (CAN) GmbH

Nanoparticles and polymers for your purpose


Center for Applied Nanotechnology (CAN GmbH)
Grindelallee 117
D – 20146 Hamburg, Germany
Tel/Fax: +49-(0)40 42838 – 4983 / - 5797
E-Mail: info(at)

Chairman of the supervisory board: Prof. Dr. Klaus-Peter Wittern
Authorized representatives: Prof. Horst Weller, Dr. Frank Schröder-Oeynhausen

Registration court: Amtsgericht Hamburg, HRB 90356
Tax number: 57 / 860 / 420 56
Value added tax identification number: DE 247 268 773

Responsible for content regarding §10 para. 3 MDStV: Dr. Frank Schröder-Oeynhausen


Liability for Content

We make every effort to keep the information on our website current, but accept no liability whatsoever for the content provided. Pursuant to §7 par. 1 of TMG (German Tele-Media Act), the law limits our responsibility as a service provider to our own content on these webpages.
According to §§8 to 10 of TMG, we are not obligated to monitor third party information provided or stored on our website. However, we shall promptly remove any content upon becoming aware that it violates the law. Our liability in such an instance shall commence at the time we become aware of the respective violation.

Liability for Links

Our webpages may contain links to external third-party websites, which content we shall not be held responsible for. The content of such third-party sites is the responsibility of the respective owners/providers. At the time third-party Web sites were linked to ours, we found no grounds whatsoever of any likely contravention of the law. We shall promptly delete a link upon becoming aware that it violates the law.


The owners of this website are generally endeavor to consider the copyright others or to use own content. The images and content generated for this website is property of CAN GmbH and subject to German copy right. Duplicating, editing, distributing and all kind of utilization out of the range of the copy right needs to be approved by the editor in writing. Downloads and copies of these webpages are just allowed for personal and not for commercial use.

Data privacy statement

In the case of collecting personal information on our website (like name, post or mail address) this will always be voluntarily – as possible. The use of our website and services will be possible, if procurable, without giving personalized information. Utilization of – due to our obligation to have an impressum – published contact data is actively excepted for the sending of unwanted advertisement or information material. In the event of disrespect of this, the owner of this website explicit reserves the right to open a procedure.

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States . Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above. Furthermore you can prohibit use of your personal data (including your IP address) and processing of your data by Google by loading the following browser plugin:

CAN GmbH - Grindelallee 117 - 20146 Hamburg - Germany Company (engl)
Company (de)