Fair Information Practices
'Personally Identifiable Information' (PII) is being used on-line. PII, as described in US privacy
law and information security, is information that can be used on its own or with other information to
identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context.
protect or otherwise handle your Personally Identifiable Information in accordance with our website.
What personal information do we collect from the people that visit our blog, website or app?
When registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, email address,
phone number, company name, and company address or other details to help you with your experience.
When do we collect information?
We collect information from you when you register on our site. We may also collect additional information in the process of your
buying and selling used oil products and off-spec fuel products on our site or when requesting an oil pickup.
How do we use your information?
We may use the information we collect from you when you register to allow you to conduct business on our site of buying and selling
used oil products and off-sped fuels and also:
To allow us to better service you in responding to your customer service requests.
To send periodic emails requesting products that you may have available for sale or to inform you of new products available to purchase.
To follow up with them after correspondence (email or phone inquiries)
How do we protect your information?
Our website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to make your visit to our site
as safe as possible.
We do not use Malware Scanning.
Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have
special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.
In addition, all sensitive/credit information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.
We implement a variety of security measures when a user submits, or accesses their
information to maintain the safety of your personal information.
Do we use 'cookies'?
Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer's hard drive
through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the site's or service provider's systems to
recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.
Keep your logged in session state active.
You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies.
You do this through your browser settings. Since browser is a little different, look at your browser's
Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.
If users disable cookies in their browser:
If you turn off the cookies in your browser you will not be able to log in to the site.
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information.
We will release information when it's release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies,
or protect ours or others' rights, property or safety.
We do not include or offer third-party products or services on our website.
Google's advertising requirements can be summed up by Google's Advertising Principles.
They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users. https://support.google.com/adwordspolicy/answer/1316548?hl=en
We have not enabled Google AdSense on our site but we may do so in the future.
California Online Privacy Protection Act
The law's reach stretches well beyond California to require any person or company in the United States (and conceivably the world)
website stating exactly the information being collected and those individuals or companies with whom it is being shared.
- See more at: http://consumercal.org/california-online-privacy-protection-act-caloppa/#sthash.0FdRbT51.dpuf
According to CalOPPA, we agree to the following:
Users can visit our site anonymously.
on the first significant page after entering our website.
Can change your personal information:
By logging in to your account
How does our site handle Do Not Track signals?
We don't honor Do Not Track signals and Do Not Track, or use advertising when a Do Not Track (DNT) browser
mechanism is in place. We don't honor them because:
We do not track. Cookies are only for login sessions state.
Does our site allow third-party behavioral tracking?
It's also important to note that we do not allow third-party behavioral tracking
COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)
When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under the age of 13 years old,
the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control.
The Federal Trade Commission, United States' consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule,
which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children's privacy
and safety online.
We do not specifically market to children under the age
of 13 years old.
Fair Information Practices
The Fair Information Practices Principles form the backbone of privacy law in the United States and the concepts they
include have played a significant role in the development of data protection laws around the globe.
Understanding the Fair Information Practice Principles and how they should be implemented is critical to comply
with the various privacy laws that protect personal information.
In order to be in line with Fair Information Practices we will take the following responsive action,
should a data breach occur:
We will notify you via email
Within 7 business days
We also agree to the Individual Redress Principle which requires that individuals have the right to legally pursue enforceable rights against
data collectors and processors who fail to adhere to the law. This principle requires not only that individuals have enforceable
rights against data users, but also that individuals have recourse to courts or government agencies
to investigate and/or prosecute non-compliance by data processors.
CAN SPAM Act
The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages,
gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them,
and spells out tough penalties for violations.
We collect your email address in order to:
Send information about used oil products needed or available, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions
Process orders and to send information and updates pertaining to orders.
To be in accordance with CANSPAM, we agree to the following:
Not use false or misleading subjects or email addresses.
Identify the message as an advertisement in some reasonable way.
Include the physical address of our business or site headquarters.
Monitor third-party email marketing services for compliance, if one is used.
Honor opt-out/unsubscribe requests quickly.
Allow users to unsubscribe by using the link at the bottom of each email.
Follow the instructions at the bottom of each email.
and we will promptly remove you from