Applied Water Solutions Commitment to Data Privacy Protection
Protecting our customers and their privacy is important to Applied Water Solutions. We conduct our business in compliance with applicable laws on data privacy protection and data security. We hope the policy outlined below will help you understand what data Applied Water Solutions may collect, how the company safeguards that data and with whom we may share it.
Through our Web sites, Applied Water Solutions will not collect any personal data about you (e.g. your name, address, telephone number or e-mail address), unless you voluntarily choose to provide it, respectively, provide your consent, or unless otherwise permitted by applicable laws and regulations for the protection of your personal data.
Purpose of Use
When you do provide us with personal data, we usually use it to respond to your inquiry, or to provide access to specific relevant information. Also, to support our customer relationship with you:
|we may store and process personal data to better understand your needs and how we can collaborate; or
we may use your information to contact you about what Applied Water Solutions can offer to support your business or customers' needs.
Applied Water Solutions will collect, use or disclose personal data supplied by you online only for the purposes disclosed to you, unless the disclosure:
|is a use of the personal data for any additional purpose that is directly related to the original purpose for which the personal data was collected,
is necessary to prepare, negotiate and perform a contract with you,
is required by law or the competent governmental or judicial authorities,
is necessary to establish or preserve a legal claim or defense,
is necessary to prevent fraud or other illegal activities, such as willful attacks on Applied Water Solutions information technology systems.
Communications or Utilization Data
Through your use of telecommunications services to access our Web site, your communications data (e.g. Internet protocol address) or utilization data (e.g. information on the beginning, end and extent of each access, and information on the telecommunications services you accessed) are technically generated and could conceivably relate to personal data. To the extent that there is a compelling necessity, the collection, processing and use of your communications or utilization data will occur and will be performed in accordance with the applicable data privacy protection legal framework.
Non-Personal Data Collected Automatically
When you access our Web sites, we may automatically collect non-personal data (e.g. type of Internet browser and operating system used, domain name of the Web site from which you came, number of visits, average time spent on the site, pages viewed). We may use this data and share it with our worldwide affiliates to monitor the attractiveness of our Web sites and improve their performance or content.
To protect your personal data against accidental or unlawful destruction, loss or alteration and against unauthorized disclosure or access, Applied Water Solutions uses technical and organizational security measures.
Links to Other Web Sites
Applied Water Solutions Web sites contain links to other Web sites. Applied Water Solutions is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of other Web sites.
Questions and Comments
If you have any questions or comments about the Applied Water Solutions Data Privacy Protection Policy please contact us with your questions and feedback. Please check this page regularly to review any changes to our Data Privacy Protection Policy on this page. Thank you and enjoy our web site.
Carla and Marcelo