Please take a moment to familiarize yourself with our privacy practices that apply to PLON and the plon.io website.
COLLECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
The range of your personal information being collected depends on the actions you take.
If you subscribe to our newsletter or leave a comment to any post or participate in an online survey, you will be asked to provide your name, email address, website address (optional).
If you place an order or obtain a free product, you will be asked to provide your name, email address, billing address, phone number. Additionally, under the EU VAT regulations your IP address might be recorded when you place an order which involves a payment to us.
Those information are required to respond to any queries you may have or to provide you with products and services you request including processing your order or preparing proper sales documents.
USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
If you subscribe to a newsletter, PLON may use the information collected to send periodic emails regarding PLON’s latest products or website posts.
If you don’t want to be on such a mailing list, you can opt out any time by clicking appropriate link included in such messages.
PLON may use your personal information to send important notices, such as your order information or changes to our Terms & Conditions and policies or product updates. Because this information is very important, you may not opt out of receiving these communications.
PLON may also use personal information for internal purposes such as auditing, data analysis, developing and improving products and services.
PROTECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
PLON implements a variety of security measures when you place an order or submit and accesses your information to maintain the safety of your personal information.
Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who are trained in personal information handling, have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.
All payment transactions are processed through a trusted gateway provider and are not stored or processed by PLON.
However when you comment on our products or website posts or use the PLON forum, the personal information and content you share voluntarily in widely available sections is visible to other users and can be collected or used by them. You are responsible for the personal information you choose to share or submit in these instances.
RETENTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
ACCESS TO YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
You have full access to any of your personal information collected by PLON. You can update it by logging in to your account, helping PLON to ensure that it is accurate, complete, and up to date.
You can request PLON to correct your personal information if it is inaccurate or delete the data if PLON is not required to retain it by law or for legitimate business purposes.
- Remember and process the items in the shopping cart.
- Save your preferences and settings for future visits.
- Compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better site experiences and tools in the future.
These data is aggregated in an anonymous manner without your Internet Protocol (IP) address. PLON may also use trusted third party services such as Google Analytics that help to track this information.
You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. Each browser is a little different, so look at your browser’s Help menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies settings.
Please note that you can visit the PLON website anonymously but its certain features might not be available once cookies are disabled.
In some email messages PLON may use pixel tags and a “click-through URL” linked to content on the PLON website. These technology provides PLON with such information as whether mail has been opened or link has been clicked. PLON may track this data to determine the website users’ interest in particular topics and measure the effectiveness of customer communications, for example to reduce or eliminate messages sent to customers.
THIRD PARTY DISCLOSURE
PLON and ermlab.com do not sell, trade or otherwise transfer your personal information to outside parties. PLON may disclose your personal information when required − by law, legal process, litigation, and/or requests from public and governmental authorities within or outside your country of residence.
PLON makes continuous efforts to remain in compliance with international law relating to personal information processing and in this respect we aim to be as transparent as possible.
In addition to mandatory European Union Directives, PLON complies with other countries’ regulations, principles or best practices such as the California Online Privacy Protection Act, Children Online Privacy Protection Act, Fair Information Practices, CAN SPAM Act, and many other not mentioned herein.
PLON and ermlab.com have adequate procedures implemented and followed. However if you feel that any of your privacy rights are infringed upon, please contact PLON to help us take an appropriate action.