PRIVACY POLICY

Your privacy and the privacy of all registered users ("customers") of Webco Environmental Management, Inc. ("Webco") is important to us. Accordingly, we have adopted the following privacy policy. Our policy is based on the principles of notice, choice, access, and security in the collection and use of all information regarding our customers and their use of our site.

1. Notice

This policy tells you, among other things, what information we gather from you, how we may use or disclose that information, and our efforts to protect it. We reserve the right to change the provisions of this Privacy Policy. Information collected prior to a change taking effect shall not be affected by such change. Please read this policy carefully, and feel free to contact us at customersupport@webcoenvironmental.com if you have any questions regarding its contents.

Use of Cookies

Use of our website requires that you accept the use of cookies, which are small data files that our websites send to your browser for storage on your computerís hard drive. We use cookies to protect confidential data, track activity at our site and better serve your needs and interests. We use a persistent cookie to help save and retrieve user names of customers accessing the websites, and a session cookie only to record encrypted authentication information for the duration of a specific session. The session cookie does not include the username or password of the customer. If the cookie is rejected, access to and usage of the websites' services will be denied.

Use of Information

We use your personally identifying information (including without limitation Internet addresses) to register you as a user of the site and to setup services for individuals and their organizations. We may aggregate information regarding your use of this site with the information gathered from other users of this site to improve the services offered and for marketing or promotional purposes. This aggregated data, however, will no longer be personally identifiable. We may use your personally identifying information to contact you directly regarding our other products and services that we believe may be of interest to you, and to send information regarding our company or third parties with whom we are allied, such as promotions or events, to help diagnose technical problems, and to administer the site in order to constantly improve quality of service.  We may sell or transfer your personally identifying information in connection with the sale or transfer of a portion of or all of Webco's assets.  Except as disclosed in this privacy policy, customer email addresses are not distributed or shared.

Disclosure of Information

We may track and analyze non-identifying and aggregate usage and volume statistics from our visitors and customers and provide such information to third parties. We will not disclose to any third party your personally identifying information, except as we explicitly state at the time we request information, as disclosed herein, or as we believe in good faith to be legally required or necessary to fulfill certain legal and regulatory requirements, or to protect others' rights or prevent harm.

2. Choice

We will not send unsolicited email messages to users of our site who indicate that they do not wish to receive such messages. If you do not wish to receive unsolicited email messages from us, please contact us at customersupport@webcoenvironmental.com.

3. Access

At any time after you have logged-on to our website, you may contact us at customersupport@webcoenvironmental.com to request access to information we have collected regarding you or your business or to notify us of changes to such information. If you request any such changes, we will contact you by email or fax to confirm those changes. Once confirmed, any new item of information will replace the corresponding information previously provided.

4. Security

We use industry-standard encryption methods to transmit your personal registration information from your computer to ours across the Internet, and we have taken steps to restrict access to any transactional portions of our site to computers running web browsers that support Secure Socket Layer ("SSL") protocol. To use this protection technology, you need to have an SSL-capable browser, with 128-bit cipher strength, such as Microsoft Internet Explorer 4.0 or higher, or Netscape Navigator 4.5 or higher. These browsers will automatically activate the technology when you log on to our website.

Please remember that you play a valuable part in security as well. Your password to access our site, which you select at registration, should never be shared with anyone and should be changed periodically. And, after you have finished using our site, you should log off and exit your browser so no unauthorized persons can use our site with your name and account information.

This website contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of these other websites. Furthermore, if you provide any information to parties who operate websites that are linked to or from our site, different rules may apply to their collection, use or disclosure of your personal information. We encourage you to review these sitesí policies before revealing any sensitive or personal information.

Regardless of the precautions taken by you or by us, "perfect security" does not exist on the Internet. We cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, and you transmit such information at your own risk.

Any questions that you may have regarding the security of this website should be directed to the security administrator by emailing such questions to customersupport@webcoenvironmental.com.

 

updated 1-25-02