This privacy policy (“Privacy Policy” or just the “Policy”) describes Drax Biomass Inc.’s information gathering and dissemination practices for the site [Draxbiomass.com], and all interactive features, applications, widgets, blogs, social networks and social network “tabs”, and other online or wireless offerings that post a link to this Privacy Policy, whether accessed via computer, mobile device or other technology (together, the “Site”). If users have questions or concerns regarding this policy, they should first contact us via the Contact Us tab.

Please note that this Policy applies only to the Site and not to the websites of other organizations to which we link. We are not responsible for their privacy policies or practices of any other third party sites and you should make your own inquiries regarding those sites.

What information we collect and why

While using our Site, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you such as your name. We may use your personal information only for providing and improving the Site. By using the Site, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this Policy. The Site may also collect non-personally identifiable information, such as type of browser, operating system, domain name, or IP address, through the use of web beacons and other similar technology. Web servers automatically identify your computer by its IP address. When you visit pages on our Site, our servers may log your IP address. We do not link IP addresses to any personally identifiable information. Your IP Address is used to gather broad demographic information only. We may share or disclose information in order to conform to or comply with legal requirements, to protect the rights of Drax Biomass or to act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of Drax Biomass personnel or the public.

Other situations. We also may disclose your information:

  • In response to a subpoena or similar investigative demand, a court order, or a request for cooperation from a law enforcement or other government agency; to establish or exercise our legal rights; to defend against legal claims; or as otherwise required by law. In such cases, we may raise or waive any legal objection or right available to us.
  • When we believe disclosure is appropriate in connection with efforts to investigate, prevent, or take other action regarding illegal activity, suspected fraud or other wrongdoing; to protect and defend the rights, property or safety of our company, our users, our employees, or others; to comply with applicable law or cooperate with law enforcement; or to enforce our website terms and conditions or other agreements or policies.
  • In connection with a substantial corporate transaction, such as the sale of our business, a divestiture, merger, consolidation, or asset sale, or in the unlikely event of bankruptcy.

Cookies

You may have heard of the term “cookies”. Cookies are small blocks of text which are sent to your browser from a Website and may be stored on your hard drive. We may use ‘persistent’ and ‘non-persistent’ cookies on our Site to provide you with the best presentation of the information currently available. ‘Persistent’ cookies store text which is available to us when you return to our Site. ‘Non-persistent’ cookies are temporary information which is eliminated once you close your internet browser and/or shut down your computer. Only our Site has access to the information in our cookies. This information about the user enables us to track and personalize the Site to enhance your experience.

These cookies can in no way be used by us or anyone else to get data from your hard drive, obtain your e-mail address or access sensitive information about you as an individual. Cookies must meet strict specifications to ensure that they are not used to compromise security.

If a user rejects the cookie, the user may still use our Site. If you have any questions about our use of cookies, please contact us.

Security

Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, Drax Biomass cannot warrant or ensure the security of any information you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk. Once we receive your transmission, we make our best effort to ensure its security on our systems.

If you have any questions about the security at our Site, please contact us.

Links

Our sites may contain links to other sites. While we enforce our privacy policy with respect to information gathered on our Site, we are not responsible for any information you provide to other Websites you may access through links on our Site.

Consent

By using our Site, you consent to the foregoing collection and use of information by Drax Biomass. This policy may change from time to time, so please check back periodically.

Notice to California Residents Under California Civil Code Section 1798.83, California residents have the right to request in writing from businesses with whom they have an established business relationship, (a) a list of the categories of personal information, such as name, e-mail and mailing address and the type of services provided to the customer, that a business has disclosed to third parties (including affiliates that are separate legal entities) during the immediately preceding calendar year for the third parties’ direct marketing purposes and (b) the names and addresses of all such third parties. To request the above information, please contact us by e-mail to jeff.provence@draxbiomass.com or write us at: Attn: California Privacy Rights Info Request, Drax Biomass, 5 Concourse Parkway Suite 3100, Atlanta, GA 30328. We will respond to such requests for information access within 30 days following receipt at the e-mail or mailing address stated above. Please note that we are only required to respond to each customer once per calendar year.

Additionally, California law requires that we indicate whether we honor “Do Not Track” settings in your browser concerning targeted advertising. “Do Not Track” is a standard that is currently under development. As it is not yet finalized, we adhere to the standards set out in this privacy policy and do not monitor or follow any Do Not Track browser requests. To learn about Do Not Track and for information about how to opt out of receiving targeted advertising, please click www.aboutads.info/choices.

Children

The Website is not intended for children under the age of 13, and we do not intentionally collect information from children under 13. If you have reason to believe that we have collected information from someone under 13 years of age, please let us know.

Visiting from outside the United States

This Privacy Policy is intended to cover collection of information on our Site from residents of the United States. If you are visiting our Site from outside the United States, please be aware that your information may be transferred to, stored, and processed in the United States where our servers are located and our central database is operated. The data protection and other laws of the United States and other countries might not be as comprehensive as those in your country. Please be assured that we seek to take reasonable steps to ensure that your privacy is protected. By using our services, you understand that your information may be transferred to our facilities and those third parties with whom we share it as described in this Privacy Policy.