Thank you for visiting this website, which is owned by the Corporation for Battery Responsibility (“CBR” or “We”). This Privacy Policy describes the information that CBR collects at this website, and how we use, share, and protect the information collected. Your use of this website constitutes your agreement with this Privacy Policy, so please review it carefully. Your use of this website is also subject to the website Terms of Use.

The website server is located in the United States. The privacy and data protection laws in the United States may not be equivalent to such laws in your country of residence. By using this website, you consent to the collection, transfer, storage and processing of information to and in the United States. 

When you use this website, the hosting company’s server collects basic technical information automatically, which does not allow us to contact you directly. Such information may include your IP address, browser type and operating system, referring domain, clickstream data (e.g., pages viewed and time spent), and access times. We use this information to understand and analyze trends, administer the website, and gather demographic information about users as a whole. This information, which we consider non-personal information, may be aggregated into group data and shared on an aggregated basis with third parties, but CBR will only share your personal information as described in this Privacy Policy.

This website may collect personal information voluntarily provided by you, such as your first name, last name, mailing address, e-mail address, and phone number. The information collected depends on the feature offered.

We collect information from and about you to facilitate use of this website. We may use your personal information to provide you with services and support, communicate with you, respond to your inquiries, process and fulfill your requests, and register you for e-mail updates and other features. We may share your information with our agents, representatives and service providers to provide us with support, fulfill your requests, provide you with information and updates, conduct research or surveys, maintain and improve the website and offerings, and perform analytics. We will not share your information with third parties for their own marketing purposes without your consent. We will not otherwise disclose your personal information without your consent except (i) to safeguard the website, intellectual property, users, or the rights of third parties, (ii) to investigate violations of our Terms of Use, or (iii) as required by law or in response to a court order or legal request.

Some of the pages on this website may utilize “cookies,” which are identifiers that a website places on your computer’s hard drive to facilitate the interaction between your computer and the website. CBR and its service providers may place cookies on your hard drive to facilitate site navigation, personalize your experience, perform analytics, and remember your information when you use the website.  Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but may allow you to set preferences about cookies you wish to accept.  Consult your browser settings and follow the instructions to control cookies on your device.  If you remove or block cookies, you may not be able to use or access certain features of this website.  

We strive to employ reasonable security measures to ensure that personal information that CBR collects from visitors to this website is protected from unauthorized access, use, and disclosure. Users are warned, however, that the Internet is not a secure medium, any information that you provide may be subject to interception, and you provide such information at your own risk.

CBR reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy at any time without notice; provided that we will not retroactively change how we share your personal information without your consent. Please check back periodically for any changes we may make to this privacy policy, as your continued use of this website following the posting of any changes means that you accept such changes.

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or would like to update your contact information, please feel free to contact us.

Updated: 8-12-2016