Effective Date: 07/01/2022
Applicable To The Following Mobile Applications:
The Big Clean Up – Clean World
Personal data (usually referred to just as “data” below) will only be processed by us to the extent necessary and for the purpose of providing a functional and user-friendly website, including its contents, and the services offered there.
Per Art. 4 No. 1 of Regulation (EU) 2016/679, i.e. the General Data Protection Regulation (hereinafter referred to as the “GDPR”), “processing” refers to any operation or set of operations such as collection, recording, organization, structuring, storage, adaptation, alteration, retrieval, consultation, use, disclosure by transmission, dissemination, or otherwise making available, alignment, or combination, restriction, erasure, or destruction performed on personal data, whether by automated means or not.
I. Information about us as controllers of your data
Responsible provider of this website in the sense of data protection law is:
Softwareentwicklung Simon Werner
Telephone: +49 (0) 152 – 55304363
II. Information about the data processingYour data processed during the use of our website will be deleted or blocked as soon as the purpose of the storage no longer applies, the deletion of the data does not conflict with any statutory retention obligations and no other information is provided below on individual processing procedures.
Hosting and Backend Infrastructure
Firebase Cloud Firestore
Firebase InApp Messaging
The app was build as an Ad Supported app. This SERVICE is provided by Candyflip at no cost and is intended for use as is.
The data provided by you in order to make use of our range of goods and/or services will be processed by us for the purpose of processing the contract and are necessary to this extent. Conclusion and processing of the contract are not possible without the provision of your data.
The legal basis for the processing is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b) GDPR.
While using our Service, we may require you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information. In doing so, at least one piece of information must be provided in order to create an account and use the App. This includes at least one of the following:
E-mail, phone number, name, Google account, Facebook account.
We delete the data with complete contract execution, but must observe the retention periods under tax and commercial law.
In the context of contract processing, we pass on your data to the transport company commissioned with the delivery of goods or to the financial service provider, insofar as the transfer is necessary for the delivery of goods or for payment purposes.
The legal basis for the transfer of data is then Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b) GDPR
Hosting and backend infrastructure
The purpose of these types of services is to host data and files so that this application can be managed and used. Furthermore, these services may provide a pre-built infrastructure that handles specific functions or entire components for this application.
Some of these services operate with geographically distributed servers, making it difficult to determine where personal data is stored.
Firebase (Firebase, Inc.)
Firebase Hosting (Firebase, Inc.).
Firebase Hosting is a web hosting service provided by Google LLC or by Google Ireland Limited, depending on the location from which this application is accessed.
Firebase Cloud Firestore.
Firebase Cloud Firestore is a web hosting and backend service provided by Google LLC or by Google Ireland Limited, depending on the location from which this application is accessed.
Firebase inApp Messaging
Firebase inApp Messaging is a messaging service provided by Google LLC or by Google Ireland Limited, depending on the location from which this application is accessed. Firebase Cloud Messaging allows the owner to send messages and notifications to users via platforms such as Android, iOS, and the web. Messages can be sent to individual devices, groups of devices, on specific topics, or to specific user segments.
Firebase Crashlytics is an analytics service provided by Google LLC or by Google Ireland Limited, depending on the location from which this application is accessed. Firebase Crashlytics allows the owner to locate information about bugs in the code or application in order to constantly improve the product. Among other things, it stores how many users are affected by a particular crash, what caused the crash and on which system / device the crash was caused. Information about the user itself, for example from which IP address the crash was caused, is not stored.
The services listed in this section allow the Owner to monitor and analyze traffic and track user behavior.
Google Analytics with IP anonymization (Google Inc.).
In our app, we use Google Analytics. This is a web analytics service provided by Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, hereinafter only referred to as “Google”.
The Google Analytics service is used to analyze the usage behavior of our app. The legal basis is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in the analysis, optimization and economic operation of our app.
Usage and user-related information, such as IP address, location, time or frequency of visits to our website, is transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, we use Google Analytics with the so-called anonymization function. Through this function, Google already shortens the IP address within the EU or EEA.
The data collected in this way is in turn used by Google to provide us with an evaluation of the visit to our website and the usage activities there. This data may also be used to provide other services related to the use of our website and the use of the Internet.
Google states that it will not associate your IP address with any other data. In addition, Google keeps a record of your IP address at
Google provides you with further information on data protection law, for example on the possibilities of preventing the use of data.
Google also offers an opt-out function, which is activated by default in the app. This means that the app has already activated IP anonymization when it is started for the first time. However, this setting can be changed in the settings if desired.
Personal data processed: Cookie; Usage data.
In our mobile app, we use Google Maps to display all the cleaned trash-areas and bench locations. This is a service provided by Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Irland (hereinafter: Google).
If you access the Google Maps components integrated into our app, Google may will store a cookie on your device via your smartphone. Your user settings and data are processed to display the trash-area and bench locations and create a route description. We cannot prevent Google from using servers in the USA.
The legal basis is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in optimizing the functionality of our app.
By connecting to Google in this way, Google can determine from which smartphone / user your request has been sent and to which IP address the directions are transmitted.
If you do not agree to this processing, you have to remove the mobile app.
Google also offers further information at
III. The rights of the users
Users may exercise certain rights with respect to their data processed by the Provider.
In particular, users have the right to do the following:
- Revoke the consents at any time. If the User has previously consented to the processing of personal data, they may revoke their own consent at any time.
- Object to the processing of their data. The user has the right to object to the processing of their data if the processing is based on a legal basis other than consent. Further information on this is provided below.
- Receive information regarding their data. The user has the right to know whether the data is being processed by the provider, to receive information about individual aspects of the processing and to obtain a copy of the data.
- To have the data checked and corrected. The user has the right to check the accuracy of their data and request that it be updated or corrected.
- Request restriction of the processing of their data. Users have the right to restrict the processing of their data under certain circumstances. In this case, the Provider will not process the data for any purpose other than storage.
- Request deletion or other removal of personal data. Users have the right, under certain circumstances, to request that their data be erased by the Provider.
- Receive their data and have it transferred to another responsible party. Users have the right to receive their data in a structured, common and machine-readable format and, if technically possible, to have it transferred to another controller without hindrance. This provision is applicable if the data is processed by automated means and the processing is based on the user’s consent, on a contract to which the user is party, or on pre-contractual obligations.
- Filing a complaint. Users have the right to file a complaint with the competent supervisory authority.
Details on the right to object regarding processing.
If personal data are processed in the public interest, in the exercise of a sovereign power conferred on the Provider or to safeguard the Provider’s legitimate interests, the User may object to such processing by providing a justification ground that relates to their particular situation.
Users are informed that they may object to the processing of personal data for direct marketing at any time without giving reasons. Users can find out whether the Provider processes personal data for direct marketing purposes in the relevant sections of this document.
How the rights can be exercised
All requests to exercise the User Rights may be addressed to the Provider via the contact details provided in this document. Requests can be exercised free of charge and will be processed by the Provider as soon as possible, at the latest within one month.
IV. Further information about the collection and processing of data
Access of the app to personal data and other apps.
<uses-permission android:name=”android.permission.INTERNET” />
android.permission.INTERNET is a permission required by apps that access the Internet in some form. To enable for example inApp messaging, it needs this permission.
The legal basis for the collection of your input data and usage data during your use of the app is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b) GDPR.
<uses-permission android:name=”android.permission.VIBRATE” />
This permission is used to enhance the game experience. It has no effect on privacy!
<uses-permission android:name=”android.permission.ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE” />
<uses-permission android:name=”android.permission.ACCESS_WIFI_STATE” />
<uses-permission android:name=”android.permission.CAMERA” />
<uses-permission android:name=”android.permission.READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE” />
These permissions are used for profile picture creation. To enhance the personal experience, we allow you to create your own profile pictures. You can do this by taking a picture with your camera or selecting a picture from your phone. The two permissions are required for this. However, these are not mandatory, so you do not have to accept them!
The processing of your Functional Data to ensure the general usability, system security and system stability of our services is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b) GDPR.