When you visit this Web site, gem-water.com may collect information in two ways - through information automatically gathered from your computer or through information you voluntarily provide at this Web site. As to automatically gathered information, gem-water.com collects navigational information about where visitors go on our Web site, how many visits are made to the site, when the site is visited and other non-personally identifiable information (for example, this can include domain type, browser version, service provider, IP address).
Voluntarily provided information is collected online if you elect to subscribe to our newsletter or open a customer account to complete a transaction. Whenever either of these requests are made, we will collect your name, e-mail address, mailing address, company and phone number, as well as any specific comments or questions that you provide. We also offer general "contact us" features on this Web site, in which you will be asked to provide your name and e-mail address.
Use of Collected Information:
The navigational information that is automatically gathered when you visit gem-water.com is used on an aggregate basis to evaluate the effectiveness of our Web site, to analyze trends and to administer the site. This navigational information allows us to determine such things as which areas of gem-water.com are most visited and difficulties our visitors may experience in accessing our Web site. gem-water.com does not associate any navigational information with individual users.
The information you provide is used by gem-water.com to provide you with the information you request and to advise you of news related to Gem-water. If at any time you would like to stop receiving E-mails from gem-water.com, please follow the removal instructions located at the bottom of each email you receive.
Gem-water.com does not sell, rent or trade the information you voluntarily provide to us on this Web site to unrelated third parties. We use third parties to help us monitor site activity, and to respond to your requests for specific information. If personally identifiable information (for example, name, address, e-mail address, telephone number) is provided to any of these third parties, we will require that such information be maintained by them in confidence.
You should also be aware that we may disclose specific information about you if necessary to do so by law or based on our good faith belief that it is necessary to conform or comply with the law or is necessary to protect the users of our Web site, the site, or the public.
Gem-water.com uses a browser feature known as a cookie which assigns a unique identification to your computer. Cookies are typically stored on your computer's hard drive and are used by gem-water.com to help track clicks as you go through the pages within the gem-water.com Web site. Cookies may also be used to determine browser plug-ins so that we may optimize your experience on our site.
Applicability of Privacy Statement:
Gem-water.com limits access to the personal information collected at this Web site to employees and service providers with a valid business need for the information. Our employees are advised about the importance we place on privacy, and we hold our employees responsible for upholding our privacy standards.
Questions/Changes in Policy: