Our Privacy Statement
This Privacy Statement is to inform you of privacy practices of General Scientific Instrument Services Inc., a corporation governed by the laws of the Province of Ontario ("General Scientific"), and about the use of the information collected from you by General Scientific on-line.
General Scientific complies with privacy legislation applicable to any personal information provided by identifiable individuals using this Web site and this Privacy Statement applies to any identifiable individuals who may visit this Web site.
Application of this Privacy Statement
This Privacy Statement applies to this Web site only. General Scientific is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of any other Web site that may be linked to or from this Web site.
Type of Information Collected on this Web site
You can browse this Web site and the online catalogues without identifying or revealing any personal information about yourself. However, to order products on this Web site you must register by providing certain information, including your name, e-mail address, organization, shipping and billing address, city, province/state, postal code/zip code, telephone number and account number (if applicable) (collectively "Contact Information"). If you wish to order products on this Web site you will be asked to provide Contact Information, existing account numbers or a credit card number. The pages on this Web site relating to web-based order entry, order status and shipment information are encrypted.
Use of Information Collected on this Web site
Credit card numbers are used only for processing payment and are not used for other purposes. The billing address and method of payment is used only to secure payment for your order. Your Contact Information may be shared with a product’s manufacturer only if the product is shipped directly from the manufacturer. Order information will not be used for unauthorized purposes.
Unless otherwise stated herein, any information provided to General Scientific through purchase orders, registration forms and surveys will be used for internal purposes only. General Scientific will not sell or make available e-mail addresses or other Contact Information to third parties, except as described herein. Your e-mail address may be included in a request to a product’s manufacturer to respond to you directly. If you advise that you do not wish to have this information used as a basis for further contact with you, General Scientific will respect your wishes.