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The website you have entered is owned and operated by the Atlantic Canada Water and Wastewater Association, referred to as ACWWA from this point onward.
By using this website, you also agree with the following terms of service.
What Personal Information We Collect
Personal information is collected and retained on this website when you, the end user, engages in the following activities with ACWWA.
Information collected includes, but is not limited to:
How ACWWA uses your personal information
ACWWA will use your information to develop and maintain our relationship with you and to communicate with you. This is done via the following:
When We Disclose Your Personal Information
ACWWA does not sell, share, license, trade, rent or permit access to personal information to others outside the ACWWA Executive Board and Committee Chairs. A complete list of the Executive Board and Committee chairs can be found on our Contact Us page. ACWWA reserves the right to co-operate fully with local, provincial/state and federal officials in any investigation relating to any personal information (including private electronic communications transmitted on the ACWWA website) or any purported unlawful activities.
Knowledge and Consent
ACWWA collects personal information only when you voluntarily provide it. If you don’t want us to have access to your personal information, please do not provide it while using our site.
If you want personal information removed from the website please contact the Website Chair, found under Committee Chairs on our Contact Us page.
Cookies & IP Addresses
How We Protect Your Personal Information
ACWWA makes all reasonable efforts to ensure that personal information collected from you is protected against loss and unauthorized access. Access to your personal information is restricted to the Executive Board and Committee Chairs of ACWWA. A complete list of the Executive Board and Committee Chairs can be found on our Contact Us page.
Our best effort is made to apply all patches and upgrades required for security reasons on our website.
Our server and hosting company is located in Canada. Your data is not subject to the US patriot act.
All online payments require credit card transactions. These transactions are all conducted on Beanstream servers on behalf of ACWWA. Beanstream has been a trusted eCommerce partner since 2000. More information on the Beanstream payment processor can be found at http://www.beanstream.com/public/index.asp. Your credit card details are never seen nor stored by our servers.
Retention of Your Personal Information
ACWWA does not, at this time, have any policy for purging collected information. If you want personal information removed from the website please contact the Website Chair, found under Committee Chairs on our Contact Us page.
ACWWA believes that it is very important to protect the privacy of children and encourages parents or guardians to spend time with their children to participate in and monitor their activities. To the best of our knowledge the ACWWA website does not contain any material of interest to children. ACWWA does not intend to collect personal information from children, should we be aware that we have such information in our database it will promptly be deleted. We also ensure that all advertising, sponsorship and promotional activity is not targeted at those under the age of 13.
Links to Third Party Sites
Changes in this Privacy Statement
The last modified date of this policy is always listed by the CMS (Content Management System) just below this article.
Your Acceptance of These Terms
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