YOUR PRIVACY RIGHTS
Information We Collect
In order to use many aspects of the Service, you are not required to provide your name, e-mail address, shipping address, payment information, or profession. However, we may ask or require you to provide this kind of information in order for us to respond to your requests for information, to respond to inquiries or communications from you, or to facilitate your participation in certain features of the Service. In some cases, we may combine the information you provide through the Service with personal information we have collected about you from other sources, including through social media, such as your relationship with the CRA other than through the Service.
Automatic and Passive Information Collection
We may automatically collect some information about you over time when you visit or use the Service. For example, we may collect your IP address, web browser software, and referring website. We also may collect information about your activity on the Service, such as the activities in which you participate or the pages you view. We might look at what site you came from, or what site you visit when you leave us. We may combine this automatically-gathered information with other information including personal information we have collected about you through the Service or through other means.
We use tracking tools like browser cookies and web beacons to collect information this way. We do this on our website and in emails that we send to you. We may also have third parties collect information this way. Learn more about these tools and how you can control them here.
How We Use this Information
We may use the information we collect about you in certain ways in connection with our business. These uses include:
With Whom We Share this Information
We may share the information we collect about you, including:
How You Can Access Your Information
You can access and update the personal information you have provided on our website by contacting us at the address listed below.
Your California Privacy Rights
If you reside in California, you have the right to ask us one time each year if we have shared personal information with third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make a request, please send us an email at [email protected], or write to us at the address listed below. Indicate in your letter that you are a California resident making a “Shine the Light” inquiry.
How We Protect Your Information
We have implemented security procedures to help protect the personal information that you provide to us. However, no method of transmitting or storing electronic data is ever completely secure and we cannot guarantee that such information will never be accessed, used or released in a manner that is inconsistent with this policy. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk.
A user id and a password are needed to access certain areas of our websites. It is your responsibility to protect your username and password.
We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. Should we learn that a child under 13 has provided us with personal information, we will delete that information from our database. If a child has provided us with personally identifiable information, a parent or guardian of that child may also contact us at [email protected] in order to request that we delete this information.
A Special Word about User Submissions
Please keep in mind that whenever you voluntarily disclose personal information online in public forums, including in questions submitted to the Service, that information can be collected and used by others. For this reason, we encourage all users to refrain from providing or sharing their personal information in questions submitted to the Service and other portions of the Service in which we allow users to submit content to be made available to the public.
How You Can Contact Us
Corn Refiners Association
1701 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Suite 950
Washington, DC 20006-5806