What information may you be asked to provide when you use the Website?
Personally Identifiable Information
When using our Website, as appropriate, you may be asked to voluntarily enter your name, e-mail address, mailing address or phone number. This may occur when you:
- Subscribe to get emails from us;
- Voice your support through an advocacy action, such as a petition;
- Make a donation;
- Submit a comment; or
- Fill out any other form.
You may, however, visit our Website without entering contact information.
What information may be automatically collected when you use the Website?
Non-personally Identifiable Information
When you visit the Website, Safer Chemicals Healthy Families may collect certain information automatically from the device you use to browse the site. This may include:
- Your device’s IP address and corresponding location information;
- The date and time you visited the Website;
- Your browser type, operating system and mobile device type, if applicable;
- Your bandwidth speed;
- Web pages you were visiting immediately before and after you visited the Website;
- Web pages that you view and links that you click on within the Website;
- Standard server log information; and
- Information collected through cookies.
Information about how Google uses information collected from sites that use its services is located at https://policies.google.com/technologies/partner-sites. You may opt out of participating with Google Analytics by downloading the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on available at https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
What do we use your information for?
Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:
- To pass on your support for our campaigns to decision-makers, including the federal government (which may retain your contact information in the federal record);
- To personalize and improve your experience;
- To improve our website;
- To send periodic emails;
- To identify and thwart hackers and comment spammers; and
- To diagnose and troubleshoot technical problems.
If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, please email [email protected] with the Subject: Unsubscribe or click on the unsubscribe link in the email you receive.
How does Safer Chemicals Healthy Families protect user information?
Safer Chemicals Healthy Families adopts appropriate data collection, storage, and processing practices and security measures to help protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information. Unfortunately, however, no data transmission or storage system is guaranteed to be 100% secure.
Does Safer Chemicals Healthy Families disclose any of your information to outside parties?
When you take an advocacy action on our Website, such as signing a petition, we will send your name and contact information to the target of the action on your behalf. If we’ve partnered with another organization on the campaign, we may send the list of signers from our Website to that group so that they can aggregate it with other lists of signers before giving it to the action target. We do not sell or trade your personally identifiable information to outside parties. Your information may be accessible to trusted third parties who assist us in operating our Website or conducting our campaigns, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our Website policies, or protect our or others’ rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for other uses. Safer Chemicals Healthy Families may share personally identifiable information about a User upon the User’s consent.
The third-party service providers that may have access to your information through your interaction with our site currently include:
- Action Network
- Google Analytics
- Google Cloud
- Google Site Search
- Google Webmaster Tools
What does this policy apply to?
This policy applies to personal information that we collect through our Website at saferchemicals.org or site-embedded functionality. If you click on a link to another website from our Website, the policy will not apply to the information collected on that website.
This site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Visitors from Outside the United States
Our offices and data processing equipment are located in the United States. If you visit our Website from another country, please be aware that information you provide to us or that we obtain through your use of the Website may be processed in the United States and will be subject to United States law. United States privacy and data protection laws may not be equivalent to the laws in your country of residence.
This policy was last modified on December 3, 2019.