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Privacy policy, KP Glas GmbH & Co KG – Your expert for glass bottles

This privacy policy is intended to inform the users of this website about the nature, scope and purpose of the collection and use of personal data by the website operator KP Glas GmbH & Co KG.

The website operator takes your privacy very seriously and treats your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the statutory provisions. As new technologies and the continuous development of this website may result in changes to this privacy policy, we recommend that you read through the privacy policy again at regular intervals.

Definitions of the terms used (e.g. “personal data” or “processing”) can be found in Art. 4 GDPR.

Access data
We, the website operator or page provider, collect data about accesses to the website based on our legitimate interest (see Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f. DSGVO) and store them as “server log files” on the website server. The following data is logged in this way:

– Visited website

– Time at the time of access

– Amount of data sent in bytes

– Source/reference from which you reached the page

– Browser used

– Operating system used

– IP address used

The server log files are stored for a maximum of 7 days and then deleted. The data is stored for security reasons, e.g. to be able to clarify cases of misuse. If data must be retained for evidentiary reasons, it is exempt from deletion until the incident is finally resolved.

Reach Measurement & Cookies
This website uses cookies for pseudonymized reach measurement, which are transmitted to the user’s browser either by our server or the server of a third party. Cookies are small files that are stored on your terminal device. Your browser accesses these files. The use of cookies increases the usability and security of this website.
If you do not want cookies to be stored on your end device for the purpose of measuring reach, you can object to the use of these files here:

– Cookie deactivation page of the Network Advertising Initiative:!/

– Cookie deactivation page of the US website:!/

– Cookie deactivation page of the European website:!/

Common browsers offer the setting option to not allow cookies. Note: It is not guaranteed that you will be able to access all the features of this website without restrictions if you make appropriate settings.

Collection and processing of personal data
The website operator collects, uses and discloses your personal data only if this is permitted by law or if you consent to the collection of data. Personal data is any information that can be used to identify you and that can be traced back to you – for example, your name, e-mail address and telephone number.

You can also visit this website without providing any personal information. However, in order to improve our online offer, we store (without personal reference) your access data to this website. This access data includes, for example, the file you requested or the name of your Internet provider. Due to the anonymization of the data, it is not possible to draw conclusions about your person.

We process personal data such as first name, last name, IP address, e-mail address, place of residence, postal code and content details from the contact form. We process personal data only with the express permission of the users concerned and in compliance with the applicable data protection regulations. The processing of personal data is based on our legitimate interest in the fulfillment of our contractually agreed services, the processing of requests and offers, and the optimization of our online offering and marketing activities. Data can be stored permanently for contact and queries.

Handling of contact data
If you contact us as the website operator using the contact options provided, your details will be stored so that we can use them to process and respond to your inquiry. Without your consent, this data will not be disclosed to third parties.

Dealing with comments and contributions
If you leave a post or comment on this website, your IP address will be stored. This is done on the basis of our legitimate interests within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f. DSGVO and serves the security of us as website operator: Because if your comment violates applicable law, we can be prosecuted for it, which is why we have an interest in the identity of the comment or post author.

Google Analytics
This website uses GoogleAnalytics due to our legitimate interests in optimizing and analyzing our online offer in terms of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f. DSGVO the service “Google Analytics”, which is provided by Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA). The service (Google Analytics) uses “cookies” – text files that are stored on your terminal device. The information collected by the cookies is usually sent to a Google server in the USA and stored there.

Google LLC complies with European data protection law and is certified under the Privacy Shield agreement:

IP anonymization is used on this website. The IP address of users is truncated within the member states of the EU and the European Economic Area and in the other states party to the Agreement. Only in individual cases is the IP address initially transmitted unabbreviated to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. This shortening eliminates the personal reference of your IP address. The IP address of the user transmitted by the browser is not combined with other data stored by Google.

Under the terms of the order data agreement, which we as website operator have concluded with Google Inc. The information collected is used to analyze website usage and activity and to provide services related to internet usage.

The data collected by Google on our behalf is used to evaluate the use of our online offering by individual users, e.g. to create reports on website activity in order to improve our online offering.

You have the option of preventing cookies from being stored on your device by making the appropriate settings in your browser. It is not guaranteed that you will be able to access all features of this website without restrictions if your browser does not allow cookies.

Furthermore, you can use a browser plugin to prevent the information collected by cookies (including your IP address) from being transmitted to Google Inc. and sent by Google Inc. be used. The following link will lead you to the corresponding plugin:

Alternatively, you can prevent Google Analytics from collecting data about you within this website by clicking on this link (IMPORTANT: insert opt-out link). By clicking on the above link you will download an “opt-out cookie”. Your browser must therefore generally allow the storage of cookies for this purpose. If you delete your cookies regularly, you will need to click on the link again each time you visit this website.

Here you can find more information about data usage by Google Inc:

  • – (data collected by Google partners)
  • – (settings about advertising displayed to you)
  • – (use of cookies in advertisements)

Use of social media plugins from Facebook
Due to our legitimate interest in the analysis, optimization and operation of our online offer (within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f. DSGVO), this website uses the Facebook Social plugin, which is provided by Facebook Inc. (1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA). The embeddings are recognizable by the Facebook logo or the terms “Like”, “Like”, “Share” in Facebook’s colors (blue and white). Information on all Facebook plugins can be found via the following link:

Facebook Inc. complies with European data protection law and is certified under the Privacy Shield agreement:

The plugin establishes a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook servers. The website operator has no influence on the nature and extent of the data that the plugin sends to the servers of Facebook Inc. transmitted. Information can be found here:

The plugin informs Facebook Inc. about the fact that you as a user have visited this website. There is a possibility that your IP address will be stored. If you are logged into your Facebook account during your visit to this website, the aforementioned information will be linked to it.

If you use the functions of the plugin – for example, by sharing or “liking” a post – the corresponding information is also sent to Facebook Inc. transmitted. Do you want to prevent the Facebook. Inc. this data is linked to your Facebook account, please log out of Facebook before visiting this website and delete the stored cookies. Via your Facebook profile, you can make further settings regarding data processing for advertising purposes or object to the use of your data for advertising purposes. You can access the settings here:

  • – Profile settings on Facebook:
  • – Cookie deactivation page of the US website:!/
  • – Cookie deactivation page of the European website:!/

What data, for what purpose and to what extent Facebook collects, uses and processes data and what rights and setting options you have to protect your privacy, you can read in the privacy policy of Facebook. You can find them here:

is an offer of Facebook Ireland Ltd, 4 Grand Canal Square, Dublin 2, Ireland (“Facebook Ireland”) The information automatically collected by Facebook Ireland about your use of our online presence on Instagram is usually transmitted to a server of Facebook, Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA and stored there. For the USA, there is no adequacy decision of the European Commission. Our cooperation is based on standard data protection clauses of the European Commission. Data processing in the context of a visit to an Instagram fan page is based on an agreement between jointly responsible parties pursuant to Art. 26 DSGVO. For more information (Insights data information), please see here.

is an offer of Google Ireland Ltd, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland (“Google”). The information automatically collected by Google about your use of our online presence on YouTube is usually transmitted to a server of Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA and stored there. For the USA, there is no adequacy decision of the European Commission. Our cooperation is based on standard data protection clauses of the European Commission.

KP Glas GmbH & Co. KG uses the technical platform and services of XING SE, Dammtorstraße & Co. the technical platform and services of XING SE, Dammtorstraße 30, 20354 Hamburg.

We would like to point out that you use this XING site and its functions on your own responsibility. This applies in particular to the use of interactive functions (e.g. commenting, sharing, rating). When you visit our XING site, XING collects, among other things, your IP address and other information that is present on your PC in the form of cookies. This information is used to provide us, as the operator of the XING pages, with statistical information about the use of the XING page. XING provides more detailed information on this at the following link: The data collected about you in this context is used by XING Inc. processed and, where applicable, transferred to countries outside the European Union. XING describes in general terms what information it receives and how it is used in its data usage guidelines. There you will also find information on how to contact XING as well as on the setting options for advertisements. The Data Use Policy is available at the following link:

In what way XING uses the data from visits to XING pages for its own purposes, to what extent activities on the XING page are assigned to individual users, how long XING stores this data and whether data from a visit to the XING page is passed on to third parties is not conclusively and clearly stated by XING and is not known to us. When you access a XING page, the IP address assigned to your terminal device is transmitted to XING. According to XING, this IP address is anonymized (for “German” IP addresses) and deleted after 90 days. XING also stores information about its users’ end devices (e.g. as part of the “registration notification” function); this may enable XING to assign IP addresses to individual users. If you are currently logged in to XING as a user, a cookie with your Facebook ID is located on your end device. This enables XING to track that you have visited this page and how you have used it. This also applies to all other XING pages. XING buttons embedded in websites enable XING to record your visits to these website pages and assign them to your XING profile. Based on this data, content or advertising can be offered tailored to you.
If you want to avoid this, you should log out of XING or deactivate the “stay logged in” function, delete the cookies present on your device, and exit and restart your browser. In this way, XING information through which you can be directly identified is deleted. This allows you to use our XING site without revealing your XING identifier. When you access interactive features on the site (Like, Comment, Share, News, etc.), a XING login screen appears.
After a possible login, you will again be recognizable to XING as a specific user. For information on how to manage or delete information about you, please visit the following XING support pages: https: //

Our online offer uses functions of the LinkedIn network based on our legitimate interests (i.e. interest in the analysis, optimization and economic operation of our online offer within the meaning of Art. 6 (1) letter f DS-GVO). The provider is LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Each time one of our pages containing LinkedIn functions is accessed, a connection to LinkedIn servers is established. LinkedIn is informed that you have visited our web pages with your IP address. If you click the “Recommend Button” of LinkedIn and are logged into your account at LinkedIn, it is possible for LinkedIn to assign your visit to our website to you and your user account. We would like to point out that we, as the provider of the pages, have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data or its use by LinkedIn. Privacy policy:, Opt-Out:

Rights of the user
As a user, you have the right to request free information about what personal data has been stored about you. You also have the right to rectify incorrect data and to restrict the processing or erasure of your personal data. If applicable, you may also exercise your right to data portability. If you believe that your data has been processed unlawfully, you may lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority.

Data deletion
Unless your request conflicts with a legal obligation to retain data (e.g. data retention), you have a right to have your data deleted. Data stored by us will be deleted if it is no longer required for its intended purpose and there are no legal retention periods. If deletion cannot be carried out because the data is required for permissible legal purposes, data processing will be restricted. In this case, the data will be blocked and not processed for other purposes.

Right of objection
Users of this website may exercise their right to object to the processing of their personal data at any time.
If you wish to correct, block, delete or obtain information about the personal data stored about you, or if you have any questions regarding the collection, processing or use of your personal data, or if you wish to revoke any consent you have given, please contact us at the following e-mail address:

Status: July 2021; KP Glas GmbH & Co. KG