Why do we gather information?
Compost Canvas strives to provide our customers with high quality goods and excellent customer service. We gather information to allow us to process orders, to enhance and personalize our customers’ shopping experience and to inform our customers and e-mail subscribers of special offers and discounts.
What information do we gather?
When you order from compostcanvas.com, we collect information including: your name, telephone number, e-mail address, products purchased, address, shipping information, and, if relevant, a recipient’s name, address and telephone number. Information you enter is collected even if you cancel or do not complete an order.
When you visit compostcanvas.com, some information is automatically collected. For example, we may collect your computer’s operating system, Internet Protocol (IP) address, access times, browser type and language, and referring web site addresses. If you access our site from a mobile device, we may also collect information about the type of mobile device you use, your device’s unique ID, the type of mobile Internet browsers you use and information about the location of your device. We also collect information about your usage of and activity on our site.
How do we use “cookies”?
Compost Canvas also uses a session cookie, which is a piece of identification between your browser and our server, which helps to do things like keep track of the items in a user’s shopping cart, and other information. The shopping cart cookie is saved for a designated period of time in case the users’ session expires or they return to complete a purchase within that time frame.
How do we use the information we collect about you?
We use information we collect from you to process your orders, to provide an enhanced and more personalized shopping experience and to inform you of offers and products from Compost Canvas. We recognize that customers may want products other than a compost bin that we offer. Therefore, from time to time, Compost Canvas may make customer information available to other trusted companies whose products or services we think you might find interesting, or we may send offers to our customers on behalf of other trusted businesses. Some of the ways we may use the data we gather:
provide and deliver products and services;
provide information we think may help enhance your gardening activities, including through our newsletter;
send you information related to products and services, including confirmations, invoices, technical notices, updates, security alerts, shipping and support and administrative messages;
communicate with you about products, services, promotions, upcoming events, and other news about products and services offered by Compost Canvas and on behalf of other trusted businesses;
operate and improve our sites and services;
manage and administer our community features and member programs and services;
respond to your comments and questions and provide customer service; and
link or combine with other personal information we get from third parties, to help understand your needs and provide you with better service.
We may disclose any information you provide to Compost Canvas when we believe disclosure to be appropriate to comply with any law, regulation, or governmental request, or to comply with judicial process; or (ii) if such disclosure is necessary or appropriate to operate this web site; or (iii) to protect the rights or property of Compost Canvas, its users, content providers, owners, licensees, or affiliate merchants.
Compost Canvas wants you to be aware that when you click on links and/or ad banners that take you to third-party web sites, you will be subject to the third parties’ privacy policies, not ours. While we support the protection of privacy on the Internet, we cannot be responsible for the actions of third parties. We encourage you to read the posted privacy statement and user terms and conditions whenever interacting with, and prior to providing any personal information to, any other website.
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