Metal-Pages Ltd ('Metal-Pages') is the sole owner of the information collected on this web site. The nature of our web site means that we will obtain and use (together 'Use') certain personal information on our web site located at www.metal-pages.com ('the Site'). We will not however sell, share, or rent this information to others in ways other than that which is disclosed in this statement. Metal-Pages collects information from you at several different points on the Site. This statement sets out the principles governing our Use of your Personal information on the Site. By using the Site you agree to this Use.
In order to use the Site, you must first complete the registration form. During registration you are required to give certain personal information (such as company and contact name, business address and email address) and specific areas of interest, i.e. metals and minerals handled or services provided ('Personal Information'). This Personal Information is stored and used to contact you about the services on the Site for which you have expressed an interest, provide you with information and otherwise for the normal use and improvement of the Site. If you would like to review or modify any part of your Personal Information then you should email us at email@example.com.
We may request information from you on our subscription form. Here you must provide contact information (like name and billing address) and financial information (like credit card number, expiration date, VAT or sales tax information). This information is used for billing purposes and to fill customer's orders. If we have trouble processing an order, this Personal Information is used to get in touch with you.
- Log Files
To enable us to monitor and improve the Site and analyse trends, we gather certain aggregated information about when you use the Site, including details of your operating system, browser version, domain name and IP address, the URL you came from and go to and the parts of the Site you visit . IP addresses are not linked to Personal Information.
- Information Sharing
We may share, transfer or disclose Personal Information and aggregated demographic information with/to our partners and advertisers. This is not linked to any Personal Information. We may offer the optional use of a credit card processing company to bill users for goods and services. These companies do not retain, share, store or use Personal Information for any secondary purposes. We may partner with another party to provide specific services. When you sign up for these services, we will share names, or other Personal Information that is necessary for the third party to provide these services. These parties are not allowed to use Personally Information except for the purpose of providing these services.
If you have subscribed to enter information relating to you in the Directory Section on the Site, you expressly permit us to post the information contained in your directory entry on the Site.
- Opting-in and opting-out
You have the opportunity to 'opt-out' of receiving various communications from us or our partners or affiliates by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
The Site contains links to other web sites. Please be aware that we, Metal-Pages are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other web sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our Site and to read the privacy statements of each and every web site that collects Personal Information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this Site.
- Surveys & Contests
From time-to-time the Site requests information from you via surveys or contests. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and you therefore have a choice whether or not to disclose this information. Information requested may include Personal Information (such as name and shipping address), and demographic information (such as post or zip code, position). Personal Information will be used to notify the winners and award prizes. Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of the Site.
This Site takes every precaution to protect our users' information. When you submit sensitive information via the Site, your information is protected. Should our order form ask you to enter sensitive information (such as credit card number and/or social security number), that information is encrypted.
If you have any questions about the security at the Site, you can send an email to email@example.com.
Whilst we will take all reasonable steps to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee the security of any Personal Information you disclose online. You accept the inherent security implications of providing information on-line over the internet and will not hold us responsible for any breach of security unless we have been negligent or in wilful default.