The Information We Collect and How We Collect It
As described in this section, Bio-Technical Resources collects information from you in order to provide you with a personalized experience while visiting our website, which we hope will make your visits more productive and enjoyable for you. There are generally two types of information we collect: personally-identifiable information and information that is not personally-identifiable.
We collect personally-identifiable information only through your request for direct contact or information concerning our products and services, where you supply your name, address, e-mail address, etc.
Bio-Technical Resources also collects certain information that is not personally-identifiable. One method of collection is the recording of information regarding the number of visits to the various pages of our website. The collection of this information helps us to determine the areas of our website that are most attractive to our visitors, so that we can make improvements or add new features based on our visitor’s interests.
Like most other websites, Bio-Technical Resources servers automatically track certain information about your activity on our website. This information allows us to keep our website running efficiently. This information includes: the browser you are using (such as Netscape, Internet Explorer, etc.); your operating system (such as Macintosh OS X, Windows 10, etc.); and your IP address.
How We Use the Information We Collect
The personally-identifiable information we collect is used to satisfy your request for contacting our marketing or management personnel, or for sending you information on our company, products, etc. by either standard mail or e-mail. This information may be kept on file for the purpose of follow up contacts or disseminating updated information about the products or services you originally expressed interest in by your request.
To Whom We May Disclose Your Information
Although our goal in establishing this policy is to protect the confidentiality of any of your personally-identifiable information, given the government’s current interest in Internet regulation, we cannot guarantee that we will never disclose your personal information in a way that was not otherwise described in this policy. You hereby authorize us to disclose information to law enforcement or government agencies, if we believe the disclosure is necessary or appropriate, in the event of an investigation of improper or illegal conduct in connection with our website, such as fraud, misrepresentation, intellectual property infringement, or other activity that may put us at risk for liability.
Our policy is to refrain from selling, leasing or otherwise transferring your personally-identifiable information, however, this policy does not apply in all cases. Described below are some situations in which information may be disclosed.
Information gathered may be utilized in many ways. It may be summarized and presented to public marketing purposes electronically or through other media or provided to government or tax authorities for mandatory reporting purposes and to meet with certain legal requirements, such as compliance with consumer protection laws.
Other Collectors of Your Information
Bio-Technical Resources employs standard industry measures to protect and insure the confidentiality of your personally-identifiable information, including the use of firewalls and SSL encryption. Despite these efforts, we cannot guarantee the security of your information given the current state of the Internet.