This privacy policy sets out how getwaste.info uses and protects any information that you give when you use this website.

getwaste.info is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

getwaste.info collects data for analytics and interaction with external social networks. Data collected by this website include

  • Cookie
  • Browsing and Usage data
  • Data that is freely furnished by the user such as name, contact and demographic information including email address
  • Data that is collected automatically when using this website

getwaste.info require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • Internal record keeping.
  • We may use the information to improve our products and services.
  • We may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
  • From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail. We may use the information to customize the website according to your interests.
  • Analytics – to monitor and analyze web traffic and can be used to keep track of user behavior.
  • Interaction with external social networks and platforms directly from getwaste.info pages.
  • This website and any third party services this website uses may collect system logs along with navigation and IP addresses.

The interaction and information obtained by this website are subject to the User’s privacy settings for each respective social network.

If a service enabling interaction with social networks is installed it may still collect traffic data for the pages where the service is installed, even when users do not use it.

The user’s personal data may be further used in ways and for purposes required for this website maintenance.

Cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Use of cookies by this website or by the owners of third party services used in this website, unless stated otherwise, serves to identify the user and remember his/her preferences for the sole purpose of providing the service required by the user.

Google Analytics (Google)

Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google utilizes the Data collected to track and examine Application use, to prepare reports on an Application’s activities and share them with other Google services.

Google may use the Data collected to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.

Personal data collected: Cookie and Browsing and usage Data.

Read Google Privacy Policy

Facebook Like button and social widgets (Facebook)

The Facebook Like button and social widgets are services allowing interaction with the Facebook social network provided by Facebook Inc.

Personal data collected: Cookie and Browsing and usage Data.

Read Facebook Privacy Policy

Links to other websites

getwaste.info website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Controlling your personal information

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:

  • if you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing.

getwaste.info will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting.

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please use contact form to send a message.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible via Contact page.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

getwaste.info may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 2nd October 2012.