Protection of Customer Information
We understand the importance of privacy to our customers and visitors to eco breeze Web Sites. For many years, our policy has been to treat what we learn about our customers as confidential. For example, we will not give or sell confidential or Personal Information (as described below) about our customer to any third party not affiliated with their transaction, except as required by law or as necessary to provide eco breeze services to the customer.
Some of the information collected by eco breeze is data which relates to an identifiable person (“Personal Information”). Examples of Personal Information are names, addresses, e-mail addresses and telephone numbers. We never sell information to third parties that could be used to specifically identify an individual customer or group of customers. Anonymized data, with all names, addresses and other Personal Information removed, is sometimes shared with third parties. Finally, we do provide Personal Information to government agencies as required by law or regulation.
Security and Integrity of Information
eco breeze Web Sites, and their supporting systems, employ generally accepted information security techniques such as firewalls, access control procedures and cryptography to appropriately protect confidential information from unauthorized access.
The ekobee Web Sites
What Information We Collect and How We Will Use It
Users can visit most areas of the eco breeze Web Sites without revealing who they are or providing any information about themselves. However, some of our interactive services require that users identify themselves in order to enable the interactive function. We may ask users to provide some Personal Information in these situations.
Links to Other Sites
eco breeze provides links to external sites as a convenience to the user. The inclusion of any link does not imply eco breeze endorsement of the external site company, its web site, or the products and services it promotes and sells. eco breeze is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such web sites.
Links to Other Sites Cookies
•to keep track of and administer customer status, preferences, business information and other information provided by a user, for security purposes, and
•to understand visitor usage of the eco breeze Web Sites on an anonymous basis.
Other than cookies used in connection with registered users of a eco breeze Web Site or used to transfer information from one application to another on one or more of the eco breeze Web Sites, information collected by cookies used in connection with the eco breeze Web Sites is not used by eco breeze to identify an individual. Cookies used to transfer information from one application to another are available only in the session of that transfer. Other cookies are stored indefinitely on users’ hard drives.
From time to time, we include survey forms on the eco breeze Web Sites asking users for contact and demographic information (such as postal code, age or size of company). We use the responses from the surveys to better understand our customers’ needs and to create web sites that respond to their interests. Customers may opt-out of participating in follow-up surveys. eco breeze will not disclose survey response information to companies or individuals outside eco breeze with two exceptions:
•Anonymized data, with all names, addresses and other personally identifiable information removed. •To vendors who are required to maintain the confidentiality of the information and are restricted from using the information for any purpose other than helping to provide services to eco breeze customers. Assent
Contacting eco breeze
If you have questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your experience on any of the eco breeze Web Sites, you can contact:
Comments, suggestions or materials sent or transmitted to eco breeze shall be deemed to be non-confidential. eco breeze shall have no obligation of any kind with respect to such comments, suggestions or materials and shall be free to use and distribute them to others without limitation, including, but not limited to develop marketing products incorporating them.