Data protection principles of Knauf Ceiling Solutions:
Knauf AMF attaches the utmost priority to the protection of your personal data. We would therefore like to inform you here about how we protect your privacy when you make your available personal data available to us and by what means you can obtain information about the data provided to us. In addition to compliance with the legal data protection requirements as a matter of course, we would like to take the opportunity to commit ourselves to the responsible handling of your data in these notes.
Collection of use-related data
The following general technical information is automatically collected when you access Knauf Ceiling Solutions websites: the type of web browser, the operating system used, the domain name of your internet service provider and similar information. This is solely information which does not allow any inferences pertaining to you personally. You may object to this collection and storage of data with effect for the future at any time.
Collection of personal data
If you are also asked on a Knauf Ceiling Solutions website to provide personal information such as name, address or telephone number, this is subject to specific regulations and may only take place with your prior consent. You may revoke this consent in writing with effect for the future at any time: email@example.com
This website uses functions of the web analysis service Google Analytics. The provider is Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”. These are text files that are stored on your computer and enable the analysis of your use of the website. As a rule, the information regarding your use of this website is sent to a Google server in the USA and saved there. In the event of activation of the IP anonymisation on this website your IP address will be abbreviated beforehand by Google within member states of the European Union or in other countries which are contracting parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the USA and abbreviated there. On behalf of the operator of this website Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website in order to generate reports regarding website activity for the website operator and to provide further services associated with the website utilisation and internet utilisation. The IP address transmitted from your browser in the scope of Google Analytics will not be combined with any other data of Google. You may prevent the saving of the cookies via a corresponding setting in your browser software; however, we expressly point out that in this case you may not be able to use all functions of this website to their full extent. In addition, you may also prevent the recording of the data generated by the cookie and relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) by Google and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin under the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de
Use of the Social Share functions as part of social media
The website uses the social share function (“plug-ins”) of the Facebook.com social network, which is operated by Facebook Inc., Palo Alto, USA (“Facebook”). The plugins are identified by a Facebook logo. These are initially deactivated when you visit our website and will not be activated until you use the button provided for this purpose. By way of this activation you establish a connection to Facebook and express your consent to the transmission of data to Facebook. If you are logged into Facebook, Facebook can link the visit to your Facebook account. If you press the respective button, the corresponding information is transmitted directly from your browser to Facebook and processed there.
Please read Facebook’s data protection references for information on the purpose and scope of the data collection and the further processing and use of the data by Facebook, as well as your corresponding rights and settings options for protecting your privacy. If you do not wish Facebook to collect data about you via our website, you must first log out of Facebook before visiting our website
For our fan page we use the platform Facebook and are jointly responsible with Facebook. The following two parties are responsible in the sense of Art. 26 EU-DSGVO:
1. Facebook Ireland Ltd.
4 Grand Canal Square
Grand Canal Harbour
Dublin 2 Ireland
2. Knauf Ceiling Solutions GmbH & Co. KG
Telephone: 08552 / 422 0
The data protection officer of Knauf AMF GmbH & Co. KG can be reached at:
Data protection officer of Knauf AMF GmbH & Co. KG
Am Bahnhof 7
You can find the corresponding contract under the following link:
Facebook assumes primary responsibility for the processing of Insights data and for fulfilling all obligations under the DSGVO with regard to the processing of Insights data (including Art. 12 and 13, 15 to 22 and 32 to 34 DSGVO). Facebook is responsible for the generation and provision of Insights data. Knauf AMF therefore has no influence on this processing. If you require further information on this, please refer to Facebook's data policy at the following link:
Knauf AMF uses the Insights data provided by Facebook for the purpose of compiling statistics, such as user visit and contribution times on the basis of Art. 6 Par. 1 lit. f) DSGVO. There is a justified entrepreneurial interest, as we can use the Facebook Insights data to advertise specifically to existing or new customers. You have the right to object to this data processing at any time. In addition, Knauf AMF processes your contact requests via Facebook in accordance with Art. 6 Par. 1 S.1 lit. b) DSGVO. This data will only be passed on to our contracted service providers, who are obliged to do so in accordance with Art. 28 DSGVO. Your data will be deleted if it is no longer required for the original purpose, but at the latest after expiry of the corresponding storage obligations and periods.
You may claim the rights set out below against Facebook Ireland Limited and Knauf AMF with respect to the processing of Insights data.
This website uses the social plug-ins (“plug-ins”) of the Twitter social network, which is operated by Twitter Inc., 1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA (“Twitter”). The plug-ins are identified by a Twitter logo or the suffix “Twitter”.
These plug-ins are initially deactivated when you visit our website and will not be activated until you use the button provided for the purpose. By way of this activation you establish the connection to Twitter and express your consent to the transmission of data to Twitter. If you are logged into Twitter, Twitter can link your visit to your account there. If you press the respective button, the corresponding information will be transmitted directly from your browser to Facebook and stored there.
Under data protection law you have to right to obtain information about your personal data at any time. Upon request, we will give you written notification within one month of receipt of your request as to whether and which of your personal data is processed by us, in accordance with applicable law. You can submit your request in writing to the address below or by
e-mail to Datenschutz@knauf.de.
You likewise have the right to correction or deletion of the personal data collected by us on you and which be incomplete, incorrect or outdated. We take care at all times to ensure that your data will only be processed if your consent has been given as required by the under the General Data Protection Regulation. The deletion of your personal data takes place if you revoke the consent, if processing of the personal data is no longer necessary for fulfilling the purpose for which it was originally stored or if the personal data is processed unlawfully.
This does not include such personal data that is necessary for accounting and bookkeeping purposes or is subject to the statutory retention requirement.
In addition, you have the right to obtain your data in a structured, standard and machine-readable format or to have it transferred to a third party.
Please do not hesitate to contact us at Datenschutz@knauf.de if in your view we have violated any applicable data protection provisions. Otherwise you have the right of appeal to the supervisory authority.
In the interests of protecting your privacy and security, we take the liberty of checking your identity in advance before sending you information by post or undertaking any corresponding correction or deletion.
Right to information
Upon request we notify you as promptly as possible in writing in accordance with the applicable law whether and what personal data about you is stored by us. Should false information be stored we will correct this upon your request. If you have any questions on the topic of data protection contact us at any time at:firstname.lastname@example.org
Objection to advertising e-mails
The use of contact details published within the framework of the imprint obligation for sending advertising and information materials which were not explicitly requested is hereby objected to. The operators of the sites explicitly reserve the right to take legal steps in the event of the unsolicited sending of advertising information, for example by spam e-mails.
If you would like to obtain the newsletter offered on the website we ask you to provide us with an e-mail address as well as information that allows us to check that you are the holder of the e-mail address indicated and agree to the receipt of the newsletter. Knauf uses the double opt-in method for this purpose. No further data will be collected. We use this data solely for sending the requested information and will not pass it on to third parties. You can revoke your consent to storage of the data, the e-mail address as well as its use for sending the newsletter at any time for example via the “Unsubscribe” link in the newsletter.
Data collection through Wiredminds
The products and services of wiredminds GmbH (www.wiredminds.de) are used for marketing and optimization purposes on this website. Data is collected, processed and stored here for the purpose of creating a usage profile under a pseudonym. Where possible and useful, these usage profiles are made completely anonymised. Cookies can also be used for this purpose. Cookies are small text files stored in the internet browser and serve to recognise the internet browser. The collected data, which may also include personal data, will be transmitted to WiredMinds or collected directly by WiredMinds. WiredMinds may use information created by visits to websites to create anonymised usage profiles. Without the express consent of the data subject, the collected data will not be used to identify the visitor of this website and they will not be merged with personal data about the bearer of the pseudonym. When IP addresses are recorded, they are immediately anonymised by deleting the last number block. Data collection, processing and storage may be objected to with effect for the future at any time.
Exclude from the tracking.
Responsibility for the processing of personal data acquired through this website rests with Knauf Ceiling Solutions GmbH & Co. KG, Elsenthal 15, 94481 Grafenau.
Please do not hesitate to contact our data protection officer at any time if you have any queries or require further information on the topic of data protection:
Data Protection Officer of the Knauf Group, Germany
Data Protection Officer of Knauf Group
Am Bahnhof 7