Collection of Your Personal Information
The Vinyl Institute, Inc. may collect personally identifiable information in connection with your use of this Web Site, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. The Vinyl Institute, Inc. may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by the AchieveGreen.net Web Site. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web Site addresses. This information is used by The Vinyl Institute, Inc. for the operation of the AchieveGreen.net Web Site, to maintain quality of the Web Site, and to provide general statistics regarding Use of the AchieveGreen.net Web Site.
The Vinyl Institute, Inc. encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web Sites you choose to link to from the AchieveGreen.net Web Site so that you can understand how those Web Sites collect, use and share your information. The Vinyl Institute, Inc. is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web Sites not owned by The Vinyl Institute, Inc..
Use of Your Personal Information
The Vinyl Institute, Inc. collects and uses your personal information to operate the AchieveGreen.net Web Site and deliver the services you have requested. The Vinyl Institute, Inc. may also use your personally identifiable information to respond to your questions or requests for information and inform you of other products or services available from The Vinyl Institute, Inc. that may be of interest to you. The Vinyl Institute, Inc. may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered. The Vinyl Institute will use your e-mail address to send you news releases and other information only if you sign up to receive such information by clicking on the "Join VNS" link.
The Vinyl Institute, Inc. does not sell, rent or lease its mailing lists to third parties. The Vinyl Institute, Inc. may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, The Vinyl Institute, Inc. may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to The Vinyl Institute, Inc., and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
The Vinyl Institute, Inc. does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
The Vinyl Institute, Inc. keeps track of the pages being visited within AchieveGreen.net to determine what AchieveGreen.net information is the most popular.
The AchieveGreen.net Web Site may use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize AchieveGreen.net Web Site pages, or register with the AchieveGreen.net Web Site or services, a cookie helps AchieveGreen.net to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same AchieveGreen.net Web Site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the AchieveGreen.net features that you customized.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the AchieveGreen.net services or Web Sites you visit.
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