Privacy Statement Facebook

Privacy Statement for Facebook Page

This Privacy Statement is intended to provide clarification on how personal data (hereinafter referred to as “Data”) is processed within this Facebook page, the extent to which it is processed and the purpose of such processing. With regard to the terminology used, for example, “personal data” or the “processing” of such data, we refer to the definitions provided in Article 4 of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Name and address of controller

ZinCo GmbH is responsible for the content of this Facebook page.

The following are joint controllers for the operation of this Facebook page for the purposes of the European General Data Protection Regulation and other privacy legislation:

Facebook Ireland Ltd. (hereinafter “Facebook”)
4 Grand Canal Square
Grand Canal Harbour
Dublin 2


ZinCo GmbH
Lise-Meitner-Strasse 2
72622 Nuertingen

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ZinCo data protection officer
Tel.: +49 7022 6003-232

Please see the following page for the agreement on joint controllers under Article 26 of the GDPR:

Purpose and categories of processing by ZinCo

We use our Facebook page primarily to inform you about the many different ways in which a roof landscape can be used. Please see our website for further information about us and our activities and company.

The operation of our Facebook page, including the processing of user Data, is based on our legitimate interest in providing contemporary and supportive opportunities for information and interaction for and with our users and visitors. Article 6(1)(f) of the GDPR provides the legal basis for data processing for the protection of our legitimate interests.

For us as operators of this Facebook page, only your public profile on Facebook is visible. The actual detail of the information visible there depends on the settings you have defined in your Facebook profile. In addition, in your Facebook settings (at you have the option of concealing your “likes” or of no longer following our Facebook page.

When you contact us through our Facebook page we process your personal data (name, queries, messages, etc.) only for the purpose of processing and replying to your query.

For further details about how we deal with personal data, please see the Privacy Statement on our website at:

Processing personal data by Facebook

The European Court of Justice (CJEU) has decided that the operators of a Facebook page together with Facebook are responsible for processing personal data.

We are unable to establish which user data Facebook collects. We are aware that Facebook collects personal data across devices too, for example, through the use of cookies. It is possible for Facebook to collect data from the visitors to our Facebook page. This is the case even for visitors who are not logged into or registered with Facebook. For information about data collection and further processing by Facebook, please see the Facebook Privacy Policy:

Facebook Inc., the US American parent company of Facebook Ireland Ltd. is certified under the EU-US Privacy Shield and therefore undertakes to comply with European data protection legislation. For further information on the Privacy Shield status of Facebook, please see:

We have no influence over the transmission and further processing by Facebook of personal data of users in third countries such as the USA.

Statistical data

Facebook provides us with what are referred to as Page Insights (anonymised statistics on the application and use of a Facebook page) in relation to our own Facebook page. Using these Page Insights, we can access different categories of statistical data, which we then use to assess and improve the quality of our Facebook page. These statistics are generated and made available by Facebook and can include, for example, the number of page views, “like” details, activities, contribution interactions, reach, video views, contribution reach, comments, shared content, replies, proportion of men and women, origin as regards country and city, language, clicks on route planner, clicks on telephone numbers.

As a result of the ongoing development of Facebook, the availability and processing of data are changing so that we would now refer you to the Facebook Privacy Statement mentioned above for further details.

As the operator of the Facebook page, we have no influence over the generation and presentation of data. These statistics are prepared on the basis of user data which Facebook collected through your interaction with our Facebook page. Facebook has undertaken to primarily assume responsibility for and comply with your rights under the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in relation to the processing of Page Insights data.

We cannot link the statistical data to the profile data of our visitors. You can use your Facebook settings to decide which form of targeted advertising you wish to have displayed to you.

However, we do receive personal data from Facebook if you actively notify us of this by way of a personal message on Facebook. We use the data provided by you (e.g. first name, surname) to reply to your query and we store it on our system, i.e. away from Facebook, if and for the period required for the purpose of processing your query or as required by law.

Rights of the users

You have the right to request confirmation as to whether the data in question is going to be processed and a right to information about this data and to further information and a copy of the data, in line with Article 15 of the GDPR.

In accordance with Article 16 of the GDPR you have the right to request the completion of incomplete personal data concerning you or the rectification of inaccurate personal data concerning you.

In accordance with Article 17 of the GDPR you have the right to request the erasure of relevant data without undue delay or alternatively in accordance with Article 18 of the GDPR you have the right to request a restriction on the processing of the data.

In accordance with Article 20 of the GDPR you have the right to receive the data concerning you which you have provided to us and to demand its transmission to other controllers.

Furthermore, you have the right in accordance with Article 77 of the GDPR to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority.

Should you have any queries regarding these rights or the exercise of these rights, please contact Facebook directly by way of the contact options listed by Facebook on its website.

In the case of requests for information directed to us as the page operator, we are obliged based on an additional agreement with Facebook to forward these requests to Facebook within 7 days. This also arises from the Controller Addendum mentioned above.

Should you require assistance or have any other questions, we will be happy to help you.

If you no longer wish to be involved in the data processing mentioned above, you may cancel the connection between your user profile and our page by clicking the function “I no longer like this this page”.