We will collect personal information about you, such as your name, e-mail address, and mailing address, when you provide it while on the VFC website. You may provide this information when you are subscribing to emails, newsletters, and/or registering for an event or seminar.
Your personal information is used by VFC to respond to your requests, deliver information, and communicate with you about products, services, and special events by VFC or its marketing partners that may be of interest to you. From time to time, you may receive periodic mailings or emails from PennAir with information on products or services, special events, or other offers from VFC or its partners. You may opt out of receiving such communications. We may also use your personal information for internal business purposes, such as analyzing and managing our business.
VFC does not collect financial information, such as account or credit card information, nor does it process online transactions via www.valleyfluid.com or use third parties to do so at this time.
We may also collect demographic information which you provide to us, such as your zip code, profession, etc. We use your demographic information to tailor the website to your interests. We may share this demographic information on an aggregate basis with third parties.
The VFC website automatically collects the Internet Protocol addresses of its visitors. We use IP addresses to analyze trends, administer the PennAir website, track the user’s movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.
The VFC website may set and access “cookies” to collect information about how you use the website. This information allows us to customize delivery of information. In addition, on occasion VFC may also set a “session cookie” to help us administer the website. A session cookie expires when you close your browser and does not retain any information about you after it expires.
VFC may make available social chat rooms, forums, and message boards. Please remember that any information you disclose in these areas becomes public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal, financial or other information on any of these forums.
Other Disclosures of Your Information
Sale or Merger
If VFC is sold to, or merges with, another company not owned by VFC, or declares bankruptcy, some or all of the information collected from you may be transferred to a third party as a result of the transfer of assets.
VFC may disclose your information when we determine it is necessary to comply with applicable laws or protect the interests or safety of PennAir or other visitors to www.valleyfluid.com.
We provide you the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from VFC. If you do choose to opt-out of such communications, you may:
• Modify your registered user information on the VFC website or
• Send an email to email@example.com
Access to Personal Information
If your personally identifiable information changes, or if you no longer desire your personally identifiable information to be contained in our data bank, you can request correction, updating or removal of all personal data by e-mailing us a firstname.lastname@example.org. However, these changes may not be effective immediately and may not be retroactive.
Security of Your Personal Information
Your privacy is extremely important to us; we exercise great care in providing secure transmission of your information from your computer to our servers. Unfortunately, no transmission of data over the Internet can be guaranteed to be totally secure. Therefore, we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk. As soon as we receive your transmission, we make our best effort to ensure its security on our systems. We use industry standard, SSL (secure socket layer) encryption.
The VFC website may contain links to other Websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of those Web sites. When you leave www.valleyfluid.com, you should read the privacy policies of each Web site that collects personally identifiable information.
Information collected on this site may be stored in, processed in, or accessed from locations outside of Canada, and some or all of these locations may have personal information and privacy laws and standards that are different from those in effect in Canada.