As a visitor, you do not have to submit any personally identifiable information in order to use the Bronner website. Personally identifiable information is not collected via the website unless it is specifically and voluntarily provided by visitors. Such information may consist of, but is not limited to, your name, job title, company address, email address and telephone numbers.
As a general rule, sensitive information (e.g., data relating to race or ethnic origin, religious beliefs, criminal record, physical or mental health, or sexual orientation) is not collected from visitors to the Bronner website. We will, where necessary, obtain visitors’ explicit consent to collect and use such information.
Cookies and Web Beacons
To ensure that the Bronner website is well managed and to facilitate improved navigation within it, cookies (small text files stored in a user’s browser) or Web beacons (electronic images that allow websites to count visitors who have accessed a particular page and to access certain cookies) are used on the Bronner website to collect aggregate data. Cookies and Web beacons may be used to track information and identify categories of visitors by items such as IP address, domain, browser type and pages visited. This information is used to analyze the number of visitors to different areas of the Bronner website to make sure that it is serving as a useful, effective information source.
These cookies and web beacons are not used to collect any personally identifiable information such as your name or e-mail address. Further, most browsers permit individuals to decline cookies. However, under specific circumstances, visitors may be denied access to some parts of the Bronner website if their browsers are set to decline cookies.
Personally identifiable information submitted via the Bronner website is used only for limited purposes. For example, when you register to gain access to premium content, respond to a survey or request future communications about specific areas of interest, the information you submit may be used to respond to you: to create a personal profile that will allow Bronner to manage their relationship with you, such as providing you with information we feel would be of interest to you or to facilitate responding to further requests or inquiries from you: or to personalize your website experience. In addition, the webmaster may, where necessary, use your information for various site related tasks.
You may at any time request to be removed from emails or other communications generated in response to your registration on the Bronner website.
Disclosure of Information to Third Parties
Personally identifiable information may be provided to third party service providers for processing purposes or in connection with a third party service provider’s hosting or maintaining the Bronner website, but such information will not otherwise be shared with third parties unless so disclosed at the point of collection.
Where appropriate, personally identifiable information may be disclosed to law enforcement, regulatory or other government agencies, or third parties where necessary or desirable to comply with legal or regulatory obligations or requests or for the purposes identified above.
Visitors may review the personally identifiable information they have submitted to the Bronner website and correct any inaccuracies by accessing their user profile. In your user profile, you may correct and update your details, or delete your profile at any time.
Visitors who have any problem accessing their profiles, or would like to request a copy of the personal information contained in their user profiles, should contact the webmaster of the Bronner website using the Contact Us link link. In all cases we will treat requests to access information or change information in accordance with applicable legal requirements.
We have in place reasonable commercial standards of technology and operational security designed to protect all personally identifiable information provided by visitors via the Bronner website from unauthorized third party access.
Children’s Privacy Protection
If you have any questions or concerns regarding your privacy while using the Bronner website, please direct them to the webmaster of the Bronner website using the Contact Us link.