Data protection declaration Facebook account

Data protection declaration for our Facebook fan page appearance

  1. Information about the collection of personal data

With this data protection declaration we inform you about the collection of personal data by us or by the operator of the social media platform “Facebook”. Personal data is all data that can be related to you personally, e.g. E.g. name, address, email addresses, user behavior.

Name and contact details of those responsible: 

We are initially responsible for personal data processing and the content of the fan pages 

Bernhard Viehweg, Viehweg Specialties, Alte Schulstr. 30, 04668 Grimma / OT Großbardau, Germany, telephone: +49 172 5420114, email:

The platform operator is also responsible for personal data processing

Meta Platforms Ireland Limited (hereinafter Facebook)

4 Grand Canal Square

Grand Canal Harbor

Dublin 2


You can find Facebook's data protection officer at the following link:

  1. Information via social media channels

We use this fan page so that we can draw attention to our company and at the same time get in touch with you. You can find more information about us on our website and in our data protection declaration on our website

The legal basis for the use of social media channels combined with personal data processing is our legitimate interest in modern communication and information options for our visitors and customers in accordance with Article 6 Paragraph 1 Letter f of the GDPR.

2.1. Data processing by us:

Our fan page can be used purely for information purposes, so we do not collect any personal data. We do not use cookies or tracking on our fan page.

You can send us messages or inquiries or leave comments via our fan page. If you send us inquiries, only the personal data that you provided as part of the inquiry will be collected. The data you provide will be used to answer your request. The legal basis for processing the data is Article 6 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 f) GDPR). We will delete the data arising in this context after your request has been processed and the matter has been resolved. Alternatively, we restrict processing if there are legal retention requirements.

Please note that it is also possible to send us messages or inquiries at any time via the address given in the legal notice.

2.2. Processing of personal data by Facebook:

We are aware that the platform operator of the social media channels processes personal user data for the following purposes:

Creation of user profiles, advertising (personalized advertising and analysis), market research.

Even if you only use our fan page for information purposes (if you do not register or otherwise provide us with information), the personal data that your browser transmits to the Facebook server will be collected. The legal basis for their collection is Article 6 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 Letter f of the GDPR. For example, the following data is collected:

  • the IP address (Internet Protocol address),
  • the date and time of access to our website,
  • the browser software/browser types used to access our website (computer programs for displaying websites) as well as their versions and language,
  • the operating system accessing our system and its version,
  • Path of the page accessed (such as /contact/),
  • the referrer URL (the website through which you came to the current website or file),
  • Host name of the accessing computer.

For further information, please see Facebook's privacy policy at and under "What information do we collect?" under the link: https://www.facebook .com/privacy/policy/?section_id=1-WhatInformationDoWe

This data is collected regardless of whether you are logged in to Facebook or not. The legal basis for collecting the data mentioned is Facebook's legitimate interest in the functionality and security of our website. In addition, Facebook has a legitimate interest in using the anonymous or anonymized data to evaluate user behavior on the Facebook pages in order to be able to evaluate the effectiveness of our website design and structure.

If you are logged in to Facebook, it is possible for the social media operator to assign your transmitted data directly to your user account. In addition, the content, communications and other information you provide will be stored, as well as the fact that you have visited and, if applicable, “liked” our site. If you do not want your profile to be associated with the social media operator, you must first log out of your user account.

For further information, please see Facebook's privacy policy at and under "What information do we collect?" under the link: https://www.facebook .com/privacy/policy/?section_id=1-WhatInformationDoWe

Tracking and analysis tools

Facebook uses analysis tools and web tracking methods on its websites. Even if you are not registered or logged in to Facebook, web tracking can take place and we cannot switch off the tracking or influence it.

For further information, please see Facebook's privacy policy at and under " How do we share information with partners, providers, service providers and third parties?" under the link :


Facebook provides us with summarized statistics and insights (Facebook Insights). The data is collected and evaluated anonymously. The statistics are used to obtain information about how people interact with our posts, classified ads, pages, videos and other content outside of Facebook products. As a Site administrator, we receive information about the number of people or accounts that have viewed, acted on, or commented on our posts, as well as aggregate demographic and other information that helps us learn about interactions with our Site or account. Personal data will not be transmitted to us in this context. The legal basis for this is our legitimate interest (Article 6 Para. 1 Sentence 1 f GDPR) in the analysis and optimization of our online offering and our economic operations.

Collection of data when you visit third-party websites

Facebook collects personal data from you when you are logged in to Facebook and visit third-party websites connected to Facebook (e.g. via social plugins). Visiting these pages or any activities on the page (using the Like button) are automatically linked to your account by Facebook. If you want to prevent this, log out of your Facebook account. Further information can be found at

Processing of data in third countries

Please note that Facebook's servers are located in the USA. Your data will therefore be processed by Facebook in a third country, which may involve risks over which we, as the fan page operator, have no influence. For this reason, Meta Platforms, Inc., affiliated with Meta Platforms Ireland Limited, has submitted to the EU-US Data Privacy Framework (DPF), which you can view at the following link:

Use of data for advertising purposes

Facebook may use your data to show you interest-based advertising. You can counteract this by adjusting the appropriate advertising settings. Further information about adjusting your settings can be found at: in the “Facebook Help Area” link there.


We ourselves do not use cookies on our Facebook fan page.

Facebook uses cookies to store and process data on its websites. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your various devices associated with the browser you use and through which certain information flows to the place that sets the cookie. If you have a profile on Facebook and are logged in, cross-device data processing and analysis takes place. The legal basis for the use of cookies is Article 6 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 Letter f GDPR.

Detailed information on the use of cookies by Facebook can be found at the following link: and at

  1. Your rights: information, deletion, correction, restriction of processing, right to object, data portability

3.1. You have the following rights with regard to personal data concerning you:

  • Right to information about the personal data concerned,
  • Right to correct incorrect or complete data,
  • Right to delete your data stored by us or, if there are statutory retention periods
  • Right to restrict the processing of your data,
  • data portability, h. to release the data stored about you in a structured format


Right to object

If we process your data on the basis of Article 6 Paragraph 1 e) or f), you can object to this processing at any time for reasons arising from your particular situation; this also applies to profiling based on these provisions.

We will then no longer process your personal data unless we can demonstrate compelling legitimate reasons for the processing that outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms or the processing serves to assert, exercise or defend legal claims.

(Art. 21 Para. 1 GDPR)


If we process your data in order to conduct direct advertising, you have the right to object at any time to the processing of your personal data for the purpose of such advertising. This also applies to profiling insofar as it is connected to such direct advertising.

(Art. 21 Para. 2 GDPR)

3.2. Revocation against the processing of your data

If the processing of your personal data is based on consent, you have the right to revoke your consent at any time with future effect. Such a revocation affects the lawfulness of the processing of your personal data after you have given it to us.

3.3. To exercise these rights, please contact our body responsible for data processing:


Bernhard Viehweg, Alte Schulstr. 30, 04668 Grimma / OT Großbardau, Germany

Telephone: +49 172 5420114, email:

  1. Right of appeal

You also have the right to complain to a data protection supervisory authority about our processing of your personal data.

The supervisory authority responsible for our company:

The Saxon data protection and transparency officer

Devrientstrasse 5

01067 Dresden

Telephone: +49 351 85471-101

Fax: +49 351 85471-109

Email address: