IDUN Minerals US
Effective Date: 07/27/20
What Information Does This Website Collect and When Is It Collected?
User Submitted Personal Information
In operating the Website, we collect user-submitted or communicated information, including first and last names, postal addresses, zip codes, phone numbers, financial information (to process orders), self-descriptions, email addresses, social media usernames, gender identifications, photos, images, likenesses, dates of birth and other identifying information provided to us by users or otherwise made available by users on or through the Website. We further store your Website passwords along with related security information used for Website user authentication and to facilitate account access (i.e. hints, answers to security questions, etc.)
The Website also collects data necessary to process payments in the event you make purchases from the Website, including your method of payment and the method’s corresponding identification numbers (i.e. credit card numbers), and any security code or other verification information associated with your method of payment. The Website’s payment processor stores all payment data. It is suggested that you review the privacy policies of the Website’s payment processor and, if you have any questions concerning the separate practices of the payment processor, to contact the payment processor directly.
Further, we may provide you with the ability to register for a Website account or to log into the Website by using the account details of one of your preexisting social media accounts, such as Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter or other social media account. In the event thereof, we will collect the information described in the section called “How do we Handle Your Social Media Access?” below.
The type of personal information collected as a result of your use of the Website will depend on the nature of your specific interaction with the Website. During such interactions, we may collect the following personal information:
Automatically Collected OR Logged Information
The Website’s servers may automatically recognize the IP addresses of any user and may also identify a user’s computer or device, connection information for same, as well as information about the browser being used, the browser’s settings, language preferences, and possibly geographic location. Your IP address is usually associated with the location from which you access the Internet. We may use aggregated, non-private, or otherwise non-personal information collected as a result of the user’s use of the Website to analyze the Website’s use and traffic. In addition, we may use this information to diagnose problems with the Website’s servers, to improve or administer the Website, to display content and advertisements, to facilitate transactions, to track how users are using the Website, and to improve the Website’s marketing and reporting systems. We may sell, transfer, use, share or disclose your non-private, aggregated or otherwise non-personal information, such as, but not limited to, the number of users who visit the Website or clicked on a given link, and demographic data with business partners and other third-parties on an aggregated and anonymous basis. Further, like many businesses, we also automatically collect information through cookies and similar technologies, as discussed herein.
Information Collected by Mobile Applications
The Website may offer an application or other program which allows users to access, use or visit the Website, or its services via a mobile device or otherwise. If you use one of the Website’s mobile applications, you may also be providing us with the following data:
Physical Location. The application may request access or permission to and track location-based information from your mobile device, either continuously or while you are using the mobile application, in order to provide location-based services. If you desire to change this type of access or the associated permissions, you may do so in your specific device’s settings.
Access to Mobile Devices. The application may request access or permission to certain features from your mobile device, including your mobile device’s Bluetooth, calendar, camera, contacts, microphone, reminders, sensors, SMS messages, social media accounts, storage, and other mobile device features. If you desire to change this type of access or the associated permissions, you may do so in your specific device’s settings.
Pop-Up or Push Notifications. We may request to send you mobile alerts of “push notifications” regarding your Website account or the Website’s mobile application. If you wish to prevent your receipt of these types of notifications, you should be able to turn them off in your device’s specific settings.
Automatically Collected Information. The application may automatically log and collect your device information, including your mobile device identification number, model and manufacturer, the device’s operating system, the device’s and its software’s version information, as well as the device’s IP address.
Social Media. Should you choose to access the Website via one of your social media accounts, as a result, the Website accesses that account’s basic account information, which may include your name, email address, gender identification, date of birth, listed city location, and profile picture, URL, as well as other information which you may have chosen to make public through your social media account. We may also request access to other permissions related to your social media account, such as the identities of your “friends,” “check-ins,” and “likes.” However, it is within your discretion to allow or bar access to any particular permission within these social media accounts.
Information Collected from Publicly Available Sources
We may obtain information about you from other sources outside of your use of the Website, including through public databases, from our marketing partners, through social media platforms, and from any other third-party where, with or to whom you have made available any information about yourself.
How and Why Do We Use Personal Data?
We use personal information submitted to or collected through the Website for a variety of business activities, discussed below. In short, we may process your personal information for these reasons and in order to confirm or to act under any an agreement made with you, to complete a task for which you have provided your consent, to comply with our legal obligations, to improve and customize your experience with the Website, to improve and customize your experience with our products and services, and in order to offer you existing, future and/or improved services and products. For example, we use this information to:
respond to inquiries;
initiate and verify Website accounts;
detect, deter, prevent or otherwise address violations of the law, fraud, potential or actual Website security breaches;
improve or assess Website security;
respond to the requests of law enforcement, court orders, or valid subpoenas;
enable your communications with other users of the Website and vice versa, as well as to enable your communications to the Website and vice versa;
address other technical issues related to the use, visitation or access of the Website;
serve you with customized services, content, offers and marketing;
send you news, emails, and updates (you may “unsubscribe” to or opt-out of receiving these types of electronic communications as discussed herein);
facilitate product and service purchases;
facilitate research and analysis related to the Website, our customers, our products and services, and our advertising and marketing;
improve the usefulness of the Website, our listings and offerings, and our customer service;
allow use and sharing of our content with your or our social media accounts;
request feedback from you regarding the Website, and our products and services;
facilitate your participation in promotions, contests or other Website opportunities;
facilitate Website access through social media accounts and other third-party logins;
allow for the posting of your content, including, but not limited to, customer review on the Website, our social media account pages and the web pages of third-party retailers that features our products and services; and
Will We Share Your Information with Other Parties?
Your information will be shared with others in the following circumstances:
Does This Website Use Items Other Than Cookies to Track You?
Besides cookies, we may use similar items such as web beacons, pixel tags, clear gifs, and different tracking technologies on the Website in order to customize the Website experience to your use thereof and to improve your use experience. A “web beacon,” “pixel tag,” or “clear gif” is a small object or image embedded in a web page or email. For example:
What Happens If You Refuse to Accept Cookie or Provide the Website with Information?
Many Internet browsers are configured to automatically accept cookies. Conversely, your browser may allow you to bar, remove or reject all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent for storage on your device. Your browser may also provide you with the ability to delete cookies. If you choose to get rid of, bar or reject cookies, this may have an adverse effect on your use of Website, its services, or your account.
Further, you may opt not to provide the Website with any facts about yourself or other requested information. However, any decision to refrain from providing the Website with information, or any decision to unsubscribe from an account, service, or content may restrict your ability to access features or functions of the Website.
Does the Website Use Google Analytics?
Google Analytics offers a deactivation add-on for most browsers. This add-on may provide you with more control over what data Google can collect on websites you access. You can acquire information on how to install this add-on at the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en. However, this browser deactivation add-on offered by Google Analytics does not prevent information from being transmitted to us or to other web analysis services we may engage. Google Analytics also uses web beacons or pixel gifs, along with cookies, to compile aggregated statistics and to analyze how the Website is used.
Does the Website Use Google AdWords?
Does the Website Use Google AdSense?
The Website makes use of Google AdSense, a third-party marketing network service. Google AdSense utilizes cookies to ensure that the Website receives payments when Website users buy a product or service after clicking on a portal, link or ad banner displayed on the Website that ultimately took the user to the website or web page of a Google AdSense associated product or service provider.
How Do We Handle Your Social Media Access?
The Website may also offer you the ability to register for an account or to log in to the Website by using one of your social media accounts (such as your Facebook, Google, or Twitter account logins). Should you choose to do this, we will obtain information about you from the particular social media provider corresponding to the social media account used. The information obtained from your social media provider will depend on the social media account used. However the information obtained will likely include your first and last name, electronic mail address, “friends” or “following” lists, “likes,” “check-ins,” profile pictures, as well as other facts you have chosen to make public about yourself through the given social media provider. The Website’s ability or permission to access this social media account information may be managed through your particular social media account.
Your Choices & Opt-Outs
Can You Opt-Out of Receiving Electronic Communications and Advertising?
This Website is CAN-SPAM compliant. Any user who wants to stop receiving the Website’s electronic newsletters, marketing materials, or promotions, or any offers or other correspondence from the Website, via email, SMS or physical mailing, may opt out at any time. To opt-out of the Website’s email list, follow, the “Unsubscribe” instructions contained in any email you receive from us, or by sending an email from the account you wish to unsubscribe with the word “Unsubscribe” in the subject line to us at [email protected]. To stop receiving SMS messages, respond to any SMS message with the word “stop.” If you wish to stop receiving materials by physical mail, please contact us as IDUN Minerals US, 2020 Ocean Avenue, Ronkonkoma, New York, 11779.
However, should you choose to stop receiving any communications from us, we may need to retain some of your information in order to do so. For example, if you request that we stop sending you emails, we will need to record your email address for our systems to remember not to send you communications.
It may also be possible for you to prevent getting advertising from us by blocking all cookies in your browser(s), refusing requests for access to your data, or by changing the settings for ad tracking on your device.
However, if you opt-out of advertising from us, we may send an opt-out cookie to your browser that will inform us in the future that you do not want to receive advertising from us. Should you delete all browser cookies, this cookie would also be deleted. This means that you would, in this instance, need to again opt-out if you at that time do not want to receive our advertising materials.
Finally, in the event we stop sending you advertising as a result of your request, you may still receive ads on your devices based upon the context of the sites you have visited. Dissimilar to the ads you might see as a result of the web pages you visit, these context specific ads are provided based upon the specifics of the site you happen to, at that time, be visiting. For example, you may see one of our hair care ads on another site because that site carries shampoo products. And, even though you may opt out of receiving advertising from us, we may still collect information from your devices in order to evaluate the Website’s performance, to conduct consumer research, and to prevent fraud.
How Does the Website Respond To “Do Not Track” or “DNT” Signals?
The Website does not respond to “DNT” or “Do Not Track” signals. We are awaiting the results of efforts by the policy community and the relevant industry to determine when such a response to “DNT” or “Do Not Track” signals will be appropriate and what form they should take.
Can I Modify My Account Information or Personal Information Therein?
Depending upon the country in which you have registered your Website account, the account may offer the ability to access your personal information, and to delete and update same. If not, users who have provided personal information on or through the Website may request to review and/or correct this information by sending us an email at [email protected].
Further, you may notify us at any time that you wish to end our storage of your personal information, and upon receipt of that notice we will remove all information about you from our database. If you request the removal of personal information you will no longer be able to access any part of the Website or our services that require personal information or registration unless you re-register or re-provide same. Any information or content that you have posted to public areas of the Website may remain irrespective of the status of your user account, personal information, or your request to delete personal information, including, but not limited to in the event you have posted personal information on publicly available parts of the Website. The deletion of your personal information from our database may not cause the removal of any content you may have previously posted, uploaded or otherwise made publicly available on or through to the Website.
What Kind of Plugin, Links or Logins Are on The Site?
What Is the Website’s Policy Concerning Third-Party Websites?
What Is the Website’s Advertising Practices?
Should you visit any of our affiliated sites, we may show you marketing materials and other content that, based upon your use of this Website, in which we think you would be interested. Further, based upon your use of the Website, we may classify you within a certain group of consumers who share interests. Also, your cookies and device identifications may be buttressed with other data, including, but not limited to data regarding products that you buy in-store or with information about you obtained from third parties. We generally do this such that you will not be personally identifiable. Also, we may learn that various devices are associated with the same individual as a result of, for example, use of the same Wi-Fi network at similar times of the day.
How Long Do We Keep Your Information?
When we have no ongoing or further legitimate business needs or legal requirements to process your personal information, we may either delete it, make it anonymous, or, if neither option is possible (because, for example, the information has been archived in backups), then we will properly store your personal information by isolating it from any further processing until its deletion becomes possible.
How Is Your Personal Information Kept Safe?
No transmission over the Internet can be made completely secure, and no security measure is entirely invincible. We take reasonable measures to protect data on the Website’s servers from destruction, disclosure, loss, misuse, unauthorized access, damage, or unauthorized alteration, taking into account the level of risk and the type of data at issue. These measures include, but are not limited to intrusion detection, intrusion monitoring and prevention systems, firewalls, encryption, and passwords. We also employ procedural and “real-world” measure such as staff training regarding data use and processing restrictions, how to detect or identify data breaches, as well as restricting access to personal information to certain staff and securing the physical location from which personal information might be accessed when not in use.
However, we do not guarantee the security of any information you send to us or the Website or the security of the Website’s servers or databases. By using the Website, you assume all risk in connection with the information sent to or collected by the Website. You are also responsible for taking reasonable precautions on your own behalf to protect unauthorized access to any account you may have registered with the Website.
Do We Collect Information from Minors?
The Website is a general audience website. Neither the Website nor we knowingly collect data from any person under the age of 13 years. We do not knowingly solicit information from or market to children under the age of 13 years. By using the Website, you represent that you are at least 13 years of age or that you are the parent or guardian of same and consent to such minor dependent’s use of the Website. If we learn that personal information from users less than 13 years of age has been collected improperly, upon notice, we will deactivate the account and take reasonable measures to promptly delete such data from our records. If you are aware of any data, we have collected from a child under 13 years of age, please contact us at [email protected].
Do I Have Additional Privacy Rights as A California Resident?
The “Shine The Light” law, appearing at California Civil Code Section 1798.83, permits California residents to ask for and obtain, only once a year, but free of charge, information about the categories of personal information (if any) obtained as a result of your use of the Website that we have also disclosed to third parties for direct marketing purposes along with the names and addresses of all third parties to whom we have provided personal information in the preceding calendar year. If you are a California resident and you desire to make such a request, please submit your request in writing at IDUN Minerals US, 2020 Ocean Avenue, Ronkonkoma, New York, 11779
Further, if you are under 18 years of age, reside in California, and have a registered an account with the Website, you may request the removal of data that you have made publicly available on the Website. To request removal of such data, please contact us at [email protected], and include the email address associated with your account, where the content at issue can be located on the Website, and a statement confirming that you reside in California. We will endeavor to make sure that within a reasonable time the data at issue is not thereafter publicly displayed on the Website. But, please be aware that the data may not be completely or comprehensively removable from the Website’s systems.
IDUN Minerals US
2020 Ocean Avenue
Ronkonkoma, New York, 11779