Contact details of the individuals responsible
Common persons responsible for the operation of this Facebook page are in the sense of the EU data protection basic regulation (DS-GVO) as well as other data protection regulations:
Facebook Ireland Ltd. (in the following "Facebook")
4 Grand Canal Square
Grand Canal Harbour
Data Protection Manager's contact details
The Data Protection Manager at the entity responsible is
phone: +49 (89) 2108-1554
Executive editor for the Facebook page of the Max Planck Institute for Chemical Energy Conversion
Max Planck Institute for Chemical Energy Conversion
45470 Mülheim an der Ruhr
Information about our Facebook page
We operate this page to share news from our institute with you as a visitor and user of this Facebook page and our website and to inform you about news. Further information about the Max Planck Institute for Chemical Energy Conversion can be found on our website at www.cec.mpg.de.
As the operators of the Facebook page, we have no interest in the collection and further processing of your individual personal data for analysis or marketing purposes. Further information on our handling of personal data can be found in our data protection declaration on our website at https://cec.mpg.de/daten/datenschutz/.
The operation of this Facebook page, including the processing of users' personal data, is based on our legitimate interests in a modern and supportive information and interaction opportunity for and with our users and visitors pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f. DS-GVO.
Processing of Personal Data by Facebook
In its judgment of 5 June 2018, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruled that the operator of a Facebook page is jointly responsible with Facebook for the processing of personal data.
We understand that Facebook processes user data for the following purposes:
- Advertising (analysis, creation of personalized advertising)
- Creation of user profiles
- Market research.
Facebook's legal basis for the processing of the data can be found here:
Facebook Inc. the US parent company of Facebook Ireland Ltd. is certified under the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield and thus promises to comply with European data protection guidelines. Further information about the privacy shield status of Facebook can be found here:
The transfer and further processing of users' personal data in third countries, e.g. the USA, and the associated possible risks for users cannot be ruled out by us as the site operator.
Statistical data of different categories can be accessed via the so-called "Insights" of the Facebook page. These statistics are generated and provided by Facebook. As the operator of this site, we have no influence on its generation and presentation. We cannot disable this function or prevent the generation and processing of data. For a selectable period of time and for the categories fans, subscribers, reached persons and interacting persons, the following data is provided to us by Facebook in relation to our Facebook page:
Total number of page views, "I like" information, page activities, contribution interactions, reach, video views, contribution reach, comments, shared content, responses, proportion of men and women, country and city origin, language, visits and clicks in the shop, clicks on route planner, clicks on phone numbers. It also provides information about the Facebook groups linked to our Facebook page. Due to the constant development of Facebook, the availability and preparation of the data changes, so that we refer to the above-mentioned data protection declaration of Facebook for further details.
Rights of individuals affected
As an individual whose personal data are gathered as part of the aforementioned services, you have, in principle, the following rights, to the extent that no legal exceptions are applicable in individual cases:
- Information (Article 15 GDPR)
- Correction (Article 16 GDPR)
- Deletion (Article 17 (1) GDPR)
- Restriction of processing (Article 18 GDPR)
- Data transmission (Article 20 GDPR)
- Revocation of processing (Article 21 GDPR)
- Revocation of consent (Article 7 (3) GDPR)
- Right to complain to the regulator (Article 77 GDPR).
For Facebook this is Ireland Ltd. The Data Protection Commission, Canal House, Station Road, Portarlington, Co. Laois, R32 AP23, Ireland. ( https://www.dataprotection.ie, info(at)dataprotection.ie);
For the MPG, this is the Bavarian Data Protection Authority (BayLDA), Postbox 606, 91511 Ansbach. (www.lda.bayern.de, poststelle(at)lda.bayern.de)
Since only Facebook has full access to the user data, we recommend that you contact Facebook directly if you wish to request information or ask other questions about your rights as a user (e.g. right of deletion). Impressum-support(at)support.facebook.com
If you need support or have any other questions, please contact us by e-mail at info(at)cec.mpg.de.
If you no longer wish to receive the data processing described here, please remove the link between your user profile and our site by using the function "I no longer like this site".
Status of information: 18.06.2018