Notification By Our Website
We will notify each user of the following:
- What personal information of yours is collected from our website.
- How the information is or may be used.
- What choices are available to you regarding the collection, use and distribution of such information.
- The security procedures in place to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of the information which is under the control of our website.
- How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information you provide.
Information Collection and Use
We collect information when you:
- Fill out a form; or
- Subscribe to a newsletter;
What personal information do we collect?
When you set up an account/register through our website or purchase an item from our website, we collect personal information provided by you voluntarily that may include your:
- first and last name;
- email address;
- billing address;
- shipping address;
- phone number;
- credit card number; and
- items purchased from us.
The above information is used to provide you with the content, subscriptions, goods and services that you request or purchase through our website. We use your email address to provide you with information about your order and its status and we may occasionally send out emails, including newsletters, to users who have placed an order online, with information about other products/services available on our website. Your phone number may be used by our customer support representatives in the event we need to contact you about an order or to contact you regarding customer offers or information you have requested.
The information collected from you is used in the following ways:
- To personalize your experience.
- To enhance the website, including our marketing and advertising efforts.
- To better inform our customer support team so they can better serve you.
- To administer contests, promotions, surveys or other website features.
- To process orders or transactions.
- To periodically communicate via email.
In addition, we may collect certain information by automated means such as cookies, web beacons and web server logs.
Information we automatically collect through your use of the website:
As you use our website, certain information may also be passively collected. Through cookies, pixels, beacons, log files and other technologies, we may collect information about how you use our website. By knowing more about you, we can improve our processes and better serve you as a customer. Please see the sections regarding cookies and opting out of tracking below for more information.
- Use “cookies” (tracking devices placed on your computer)
- Honor “do not track” signals and do not use advertising when a “Do Not Track” (DNT) browser mechanism is in place.
- Utilize third-party behavioral tracking.
- Do not sell, trade or otherwise transfer personal information.
- Do not include or offer third-party products or services on our website.
- Have not enabled Google Adwords on our website (but reserve the right to do so in the future).
- Pursuant to the California Online Privacy Protection Act, agree that users can anonymously visit our website.
A cookie is a text file stored on the user’s hard drive containing information about the user. The website creates cookies to record information about a user’s preferences, such as the items you add to your shopping cart, and for security purposes. Cookies are also used to help us determine the various services you use and the support you may need, and to help us detect and solve any problems you may have while using our website. In addition, the use of a cookie will enable users to log on without having to re-enter their password on each visit so they can fully interact with our website. Most cookies expire after a certain time period. If you wish, you may set your browser to reject all cookies and still view our website. Cookies placed by GreenShift Corporation’s website are not tied to any personally identifiable information.
Third Party Advertising
Other websites display retargeted ads to our website, on our behalf, across the Internet by the use of the services of advertising partners who collect non-personally identifiable information about your visits to our website, and your interaction with our products and services. The anonymous information is collected through the use of a pixel tag which is industry standard technology used by most major websites. No personally identifiable information is collected during this process. If you do not want the advertising partners of GreenShift Corporation to collect this information, you may opt out of their services. Opting out will not affect your use of our Website.
Disclosure of Personal Information
GreenShift Corporation owns and operates the our website and we are the sole owner of the information collected.
Disclosure for Legal Reasons
We may disclose and release your personal information to third parties: (a) to comply with valid legal requirements such as a law, regulation, search warrant, subpoena or court order; or (b) in special cases, such as a physical threat to you or others, a threat to homeland security, to our website or employees, or to protect our Website, system or network, our employees, agents, suppliers, licensors, content providers, and the rights and property of GreenShift Corporation, or cases in which we believe it is reasonably necessary to investigate or prevent harm, fraud, abuse, illegal conduct or a violation or alleged violation of this policy or other agreement we may have with you.
If a user wishes to subscribe to one of our e-bulletins, newsletters or any other educational information, we will ask for contact information, such as name, phone number and email address.
The security of your personal information is important to us. When you enter sensitive information (such as credit card number) on our registration or order forms, we encrypt that information using secure socket layer technology (SSL).
We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
If you have any questions about the security of our website, you can send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Communications From Our Website
We occasionally send our website users information on products, services, special deals, newsletters and e-bulletins. Each user has the option to reject these each type of communications as they see fit. They may also request to be removed from our email list(s) or unsubscribe from our newsletter and promotional emails by clicking/pressing on the unsubscribe button at the bottom of these emails.
Occasionally, it is necessary to send out service-related announcements. For instance, if our service is temporarily suspended for maintenance, we might send you an email informing you of such service interruption. Generally, users may not opt-out of receiving these service-related communications. In addition, we communicate with our users on a regular basis to provide requested product information and regarding issues relating to their account via email.
Notification of Changes in Use of Personal Information