2. The types of information we collect and why
When you use the Website, we will collect “browsing information” and, if you register and create an account, we will collect “personal information” about you.
For these purposes “personal information” means any information that enables us to determine your actual identity (such as your name or contact details). We use the term, “browsing information” to mean certain anonymous information that we collect about your use of the Website.
2.1 Personal information
If you register and create an account, we collect personal information from you, such as your name, email address, and username and password. We collect this personal information for account setup and administration purposes and also to provide you with a safe, reliable and efficient service.
We may also collect your name and email address when you sign up for promotional emails so that we can send you information about the offers and promotions we think may interest you (although we will only send this information to you according to your marketing preferences).
2.2 Browsing information
When you visit the Website, we collect limited browsing information about your visit. This may include information about the pages of the Website that you access, how many clicks it takes you to reach specific information, and the kinds of instruments and Suppliers you search for and the search terms you enter.
It may also include information about your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP“) address, as well as details about cookies served to your computer through the Website.
2.3 IP addresses
An IP address is the number automatically assigned to your computer whenever you access the internet. It is automatically transmitted to us by your computer whenever you access the Website. We use this information to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer the Website.
Cookies are small text files that websites often store on computer hard drives of visitors to their websites. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide reporting information to the owners of the website.
There are two broad categories of cookies – ‘first party cookies’ and ‘third party cookies’. First party cookies are cookies that are served directly by the website operator to your computer, and are used only by the website operator to recognise your computer when it revisits that website. Third party cookies are served by a service provider on behalf of the website operator, and can be used by the service provider to recognise your computer when it visits other websites. Third party cookies are most commonly used for website analytics or advertising purposes.
This Website serves only the following cookies to your computer:
|Cookie Type||Origin||Purpose||More information|
|Web page content management system||First party cookie||Tracking cookies to track whether logged-in user is online||http://codex.wordpress.org/WordPress_Cookies#WP_.3E_3|
|Website analytics||Third party cookie||To collect standard website analytics information on number of page views, pages visited, geographical location of visitors etc.|
The “help” portion of the toolbar on most Internet browsers will tell you how to change your browser cookie settings, including how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, and how to disable cookies altogether. For further information about cookies and how to control their use, please visit the following third party educational resources: www.youronlinechoice.eu and www.allaboutcookies.org.
3. How to access and control your information
You have the right to access the personal information we hold about you and to ask us to add to, correct, update or remove this information. In addition, you have the right to instruct us not to contact you for direct marketing purposes, even if you have previously consented to receive this.
You can exercise these rights by emailing us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
4. Sharing your information
4.1 For your protection and ours
We may disclose information about you (a) if we are required to do so by law, legal process or a regulatory obligation; (b) to law enforcement authorities, courts, regulators or other government officials pursuant to a legal request; (c) to contractors we use to support our business (such as the Website hosting providers); or (d) when we believe disclosure is necessary to establish, exercise or defend our legal rights or the rights of a third party.
4.2 Business transfer
We reserve the right to transfer any information we have about you in the event we sell or transfer all or a portion of our business or assets.
5. International transfers
6. How we protect your personal information
We want you to feel confident about using the Website, and we are committed to protecting the personal information we collect. We have implemented appropriate technical and organisational security measures to protect the personal information that you provide to us against unauthorised or unlawful processing and against accidental loss, damage or destruction.
7. Links to external websites
10. How to contact us
Mail: Cleansorb Limited, Unit 1J Merrow Business Centre, Merrow Lane, Guildford, GU4 7WA, UK.
Tel: +44 (0)1483 300107