The Online Privacy Policy of The Powder Coating Institute

At The Powder Coating Institute, and its affiliates (collectively, "The Powder Coating Institute"), we are dedicated to protecting your personal information and we pledge to keep it confidential and secure, in accordance with your decisions. We are rapidly developing our service to meet your needs, and therefore The Powder Coating Institute reserves the right to modify this policy without advance notice. Currently this Online Privacy Policy applies to all users of this website, whether they are general visitors to the public portions of our web site, or consumer users who complete information forms.


Our Privacy Pledge

Our privacy pledge to you is this: we will not share any private information that personally identifies you ("personal information") with any third party, unless we have your consent.


The only exceptions to this pledge are that we reserve the right to disclose personal information to protect our rights or property, or as required by operation of law or the request of government regulators or other law enforcement officials and the courts (including the issuance of a valid subpoena). We shall have no duty to notify you of such compliance with the law.


What information do we collect?

The Powder Coating Institute learns certain information about you from your visit to our site, and what we do with this information depends on what you do when you are visiting the site. This policy explains the uses we currently make of this information. This policy lets you know what choices and security you have with respect to information The Powder Coating Institute collects.


Unless you complete one of the information forms, send us an e-mail, or use other products and services that are or will be available on The Powder Coating Institute web site, we collect and store only the following information about you: the domain from which you accessed the Internet, the date and time you access the site, and the pages you visit most frequently. This information is not linked to a user name. We use the information to measure the number of visitors to various portions of our website and to help us improve our service.


If you do complete one of the information forms, send us an e-mail, or use other products and services that will be available on The Powder Coating Institute web site, we will collect and store the information you enter. Obviously, what we collect depends upon what you enter. We reserve the right to keep all information in an off-line form, for archival purposes or as otherwise required by law.