Use of This Website
The company is committed to respecting your online privacy and recognizes your need for appropriate protection and management of information you share with us and how we may use and share that information.
Personal information means any information that may be used to identify an individual, including, but not limited to, first and last name, home or other physical address, telephone number, e-mail address, credit card information.
- Process transactions upon their request
- Improve our store website, customers shopping experience and quality of service
- Send communications about our products, services and promotions
- Prevent and detect fraud and abuse
- Process information or claims in connection with incidents at our online store.
- Enable our service providers to perform certain activities on our behalf.
- Comply with our legal obligations, policies and procedures and for internal administrative and analytics purposes.
In general, you can visit the Site without telling us who you are or revealing any Personal Information about yourself. However, in order to make a purchase on the Site, we require you to register for an account and provide Personal Information. Moreover, other features or services may require you to provide Personal Information. For example, we may collect certain Personal Information if you choose to subscribe to a mailing list, participate in special offers, surveys, purchase products, participate in a loyalty program or send questions or comments to us via email. Depending on how you use the Site, we may also collect Personal Information if you include Personal Information in any content you upload to the Site, e.g., as part of a product review, by posting to our social media sites, or as part of a post in a chat room. We will also collect Personal Information from you where you voluntarily provide it to us, including submitting a question to our customer service email.
We may also collect certain demographic information (such as gender or age) and information about your interests and preferences (“Preferences Information”). You’re providing such demographic and Preferences information together with your Personal Information is optional in many cases. In other cases, such as online surveys, we collect this information on an anonymous basis.
From time to time, The Company may collect general, non-personal, statistical information about the use of the Site, such as how many visitors visit a specific page on the Site, how long they stay on that page, and which hyperlinks, if any, they “click” on. We collect this information through the use of “cookies” and other tracking technologies. We collect this information to determine which areas of the Site are most popular and enhance the Site for visitors. We may group this information into aggregate visitor data to describe the use of the Site to our existing or potential business partners, sponsors, advertisers, or other third parties or in response to a government request. The company may also group demographic and preferences information and responses to surveys that we collect from visitors into aggregate data for the same purposes.
Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies
How We Use and Share Personal Information
With respect to the Personal Information we collect, we may retain and use that information for several purposes. For example, we may use your Personal Information in order to process and fulfill any purchases you make on the Site (including any customary follow-up or confirmation communications regarding such purchases), update your shipment account, respond to your questions, send emails to our mailing list subscribers, or if you include Personal Information in any content uploaded to our Site, e.g., as part of a product review or a post in a chat room, as part of displaying or distributing such uploaded content or as part of our marketing and promotional activities. We may also use Personal Information to ensure compliance with our policies and applicable law.
We may use your Personal Information in combination with any other information (whether personally identifiable or not) that we have collected from you in our store or that we have otherwise acquired. We may also send you periodic communications by e-mail or regular mail, such as news updates, special promotional offers, or information on our products or services that may be of interest to you.
With Whom We May Share Your Information
The company has not and will not sell or rent your Personal Information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes.
We may disclose information to outside companies that help us bring you the products and services we offer. For example, we may work with an outside company to: (a) manage payment processing transactions; (b) assist us in distributing emails; (c) assist us with direct marketing and data collection; (d) provide us data storage and analysis; (e) provide fraud prevention; (f) provide customer service by phone and (g) other services designed to assist us in maximizing our business potential. We require that these outside companies agree to keep confidential all information we share with them and to use the information only to perform their obligations in the agreements.
We may also share your personally identifiable and your non-personally identifiable information we collect, including your name, address, e-mail address, and any transactions you conduct on our Site or offline with us with a third-party advertising partner and its service providers to deliver you advertising tailored to your interests when you visit certain other websites. Our advertising partner will anonymize the data we provide so no one else will receive your personally identifiable information. You may opt-out of the tailoring of advertising based on information we collect. To learn more about using this information or choose not to have this information used by our third-party advertising partner by opting out, please visit the Network Advertising Initiative by clicking here.
User Generated Content
By posting, distributing, sending or displaying any comment, message, product review, or testimonial (including email), data, information, text, music, sound, photos, graphics, or other content (the "User Generated Content") to the Site, you (A) grant, and represent and warrant that you have the right to grant, to BIN Science LLC a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, transferable, irrevocable, fully paid and sub-licensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, translate, distribute, publish, create derivative works from, and publicly display and perform, the User Generated Content throughout the world; (B) grant BIN Science LLC and its affiliates and sublicensees the right to use the name that you submit in connection with such User Generated Content; and (C) represent and warrant that (i) you own and control all of the rights to the User Generated Content that you post or otherwise distribute, or you otherwise have the lawful right to post and distribute such User Generated Content to or through the Site; (ii) such User Generated Content is accurate and not misleading; and (iii) use and posting or other transmission of such User Generated Content does not violate these Conditions and will not violate any rights of, or cause injury to, any person or entity. You further grant BIN Science LLC the right to pursue at law any person or entity that violates your or BIN Science LLC rights in the User Generated Content by a breach of these Conditions.
User Generated Content submitted by users is deemed non-confidential and BIN Science LLC is under no obligation to treat such User Generated Content as proprietary information. Without limiting the foregoing, BIN Science LLC reserves the right to use the User Generated Content as it deems appropriate, including, without limitation, deleting, editing, modifying, rejecting, or refusing to post it. BIN Science LLC is under no obligation to offer you any payment for User Generated Content or to attribute authorship of User Generated Content to you. If, nonetheless, it is determined that you retain moral rights (including rights of attribution or integrity) in the User Generated Content, you hereby agree that (A) you do not require that any personally identifying information be used in connection with the User Generated Content, or any derivative works of, or upgrades or updates thereto; (B) you do not oppose the publication, use, modification, deletion and exploitation of the User Generated Content by BIN Science LLC or its agents; (C) you waive and will not claim or assert any entitlement to any moral rights of an author in any of the User Generated Content; and (D) you release BIN Science LLC from any claims that you could otherwise assert against BIN Science LLC by virtue of any moral rights.
- Use of Chat Rooms, Bulletin Boards and Other Interactive Areas
The Site may contain forums, blogs, bulletin boards or other interactive areas in which you or third parties may post content, messages, materials or other items on the Site (the "Interactive Areas"). If BIN Science LLC provides such Interactive Areas, you are solely responsible for your use of such Interactive Areas and use them at your own risk.
- Testimonial and Reviews
A testimonial disclaimer is a legal statement that is placed on a website or application to make it clear that the user’s experience may not be the same as what is described in a review, endorsement, or a reflection of the feelings of every user.
By submitting a product review or testimonial, you are authorizing BIN Science LLC to use and disclose your testimonial in its marketing efforts, and on its website and that you acknowledge that the testimonial may be distributed to the media, other individuals and entities that may be involved in BIN Science LLC marketing and public relations efforts and the public. The testimonial will not be used in exchange for monetary or other claims for said use by BIN Science LLC. The user fully understands the contents, meaning, and impact of the testimonial Release.
Anything that you submit or post to the Site and/or provide BIN Science LLC, including, without limitation, comments, feedback, suggestions, reviews, surveys, testimonials, ideas and questions (collectively, "Comments") is and will be treated as nonconfidential and nonproprietary, and BIN Science LLC shall have the royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable and transferable right to use, copy, distribute, display, publish, perform, sell, lease, transmit, adapt, create derivative works from such Comments by any means and in any form, and to translate, modify, reverse-engineer, disassemble, or decompile such Comments.
You can change or update your Personal Information on the Site by accessing your account page. The company also offers you control over your privacy preferences through a request submitted at our unsubscribe page, where you can request not to receive promotional materials from us. You may update these preferences at any time.
The company intends to take reasonable steps to protect the Personal Information you share with us from unauthorized access or disclosure. When you transmit Personal Information to our servers, your information is protected by both a “firewall” (a combination of computer hardware and software that helps keep unauthorized visitors from accessing information within our computer network) and industry-standard SSL (secure socket layer) encryption. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or stored on a server can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your Personal Information and privacy, we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you disclose or transmit to us online and cannot be responsible for the theft, destruction, or inadvertent disclosure of your Personal Information.
If you create an account on the Site, you may be asked to choose a password for your account, in which case your password shall protect your online account information. We recommend that you do not disclose your password to any other person. You are responsible for maintaining your password and account confidentiality and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account.
Credit card information during the transaction process on a BIN Science LLC website is encrypted through SSL before it is transmitted over the Internet. Payment transactions are processed by a third-party payment processing company.
This Site is not intended for use by children under the age of 16, and BIN Science LLC does not knowingly collect or use any Personal Information from such children. If you are under the age of 16, do not submit any information to this Site.
Please note that you may have cookies placed on your computer by third party websites that refer you to the Site. Although we do not share your Personal Information with these third party websites, they may be able to link certain non-personally identifiable information we transfer to them with Personal Information they previously collected from you. Please review the privacy policies of each website you visit to understand their privacy practices better.
Links to other sites
While visiting our website, you may link to sites operated by our business partners or other third parties. This does not mean that we endorse these sites. We do not make any representations or warranties about any website you may access through our website. They are independent from us, and we have no control over, or responsibility for their information or activities.
California Privacy Rights
Under California Civil Code sections 1798.83-1798.84, California residents are entitled to ask us for a notice describing what categories of personal customer information we share with third parties or corporate affiliates for those third parties or corporate affiliates' direct marketing purposes. That notice will identify the categories of information shared and will include a list of the third parties and affiliates with which it was shared, along with their names and addresses. If you are a California resident and would like a copy of this notice, please submit an email request to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please allow 30 days for a response.
Compliance with Law
This Site is designed for residents of the United States. Visitors who use the Site and reside outside the United States do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable. If you reside outside of the United States, by using our Site, you understand that we will collect certain information from you that you voluntarily submit to us, and you consent to the transfer, processing, storage, and use of your information to and in the United States.
We encourage interested persons to raise any concerns using the contact information below and we will investigate and attempt to resolve any complaints and disputes regarding use and disclosure of personal information in accordance with the principles.