Data Protection Notice
Armstrong Ceiling Solutions / Armstrong Building Products GmbH takes data protection very seriously and would like to ensure that, as a user of Armstrong Ceiling Solutions / Armstrong Building Products GmbH websites, your privacy is protected. This Data Protection Notice describes how we handle your data.
We reserve the right to adapt the content from time to time. It is therefore recommended that you check our Data Protection Notice at regular intervals.
We only collect, process and use your personal data with your permission or where it is permitted by law. We will only collect, process and use such personal data that is required for the execution and use of our service, or which you choose to share with us.
Personal data includes all data that contains information about a particular or identifiable customer's personal or material relationships. This includes, for example, your name, email address, home address, gender, date of birth, telephone number and age.
Purpose of Personal Data Collection
We require your personal data for the following reasons:
To execute your orders (your email address, home address, delivery address) and to answer your questions (your email address and telephone number, if necessary). If you subscribe to our newsletter your email address is used for our own marketing purposes until you unsubscribe from the newsletter.
You can configure your browser so that you are informed when cookies are being stored and so that you can permit cookies in specific cases, prohibit the storage of cookies in some cases or in general, and ensure that cookies are deleted automatically when you close the browser. Deactivating cookies can limit the functionality of this website.
This website uses Adobe Analytics, a web analytics service. If you are a resident of North America, your relationship is with Adobe Systems Incorporated (“Adobe”) and the laws of California and the United States apply.
If you reside outside of North America, your relationship is with Adobe Systems Software Ireland Limited (“Adobe”), which is the controller with regard to your personal information collected by Adobe, and the laws of Ireland apply. Please note that in order to use our apps and websites, you authorize Adobe to transfer your personal information across national borders and to other countries where Adobe and its partners operate, including the United States. The privacy protections and rights of authorities to access your information in these countries may not be equivalent to those in your country. We will only transfer your personal information to these countries where permitted to do so by law and we will take steps intended to ensure that your personal information continues to receive appropriate protections.
Server Log Files
The site provider automatically collects and stores information in server log files that your web browser provides us with automatically. These are:
This data is anonymous. It is not linked to any other source of information. We reserve the right to verify this data after the time should we become aware of concrete indicators of unlawful use.
Newsletter, forms etc.
It is possible to provide personal or business data (email addresses, names, addresses) for the purposes of ordering or giving feedback, or for subscribing to newsletters. The use of the services offered on the part of the user expressly occurs on a voluntary basis.
If you send us requests via contact-form, your data out of the request including contact information you provide will be stored for the purpose of processing the request and for follow-up issues. This data will not be disclosed without your consent unless required by law.
If you would like to order our newsletter we require your email address and confirmation that you are the holder of the given email address and that you agree to receive the newsletter. This data is only used for the purpose of sending you the newsletter and to document our authorisation to do so. This data shall not be passed on to third parties. You can unsubscribe from the newsletter and withdraw your permission to save your email address at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link on any email or by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Permission and Withdrawal
If you have given us your permission to use, process and forward your personal data for marketing purposes (e.g. electronic newsletter or sending offers, use of Adobe Analytics), you can withdraw this at any time and without observing any particular form, with future effect. You can also object to the use of your data insofar as we use your data as permitted by law, for postal marketing, for example. Please contact us with your request: email@example.com.
After we receive your withdrawal we will only use your data to execute your order and refrain from sending other marketing materials.
Forwarding Personal Data to Third Parties
In order to execute your order it may be necessary to forward your personal data to third parties (e.g. suppliers or couriers). The third parties will only use data given to them in order to fulfil their obligations or responsibilities. Data is only forwarded to governmental organisations or authorities within the scope of binding national law.
Data Storage Period
Your personal data shall be held no longer than necessary for the provision of our services. This may require that your data is stored for a longer period of time due to statutory or other legal obligations.
We have implemented technical and organisational security measures to ensure that your data is protected, particularly against loss, manipulation or unlawful access. We regularly update our security measures in line with new technical developments.
You have the right to request to view your data stored by us at any time, free of charge. In the event that your data has been incorrectly or illegally stored, we will gladly correct, lock or delete this data. Please let us know as soon as there have been any changes to your personal data. Please address your requests for information, complaints, or suggestions on the topic of data protection to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please see the next section pertaining to the terms of the German Data Protection Act.
Responsible for Data Protection
Within the terms of the German Data Protection Act the organization that is responsible is:
Armstrong World Industries
P.O. Box 3001
Lancaster, PA 17603
Often websites may contain links to external websites by other providers to which this Data Protection Notice does not apply. We choose these providers carefully, but we take no responsibility for their content.