The Charitable Recycling Program
The Charitable Recycling Program knows that you care how information about
you is used and shared, and we appreciate your trust that we will do so
visiting The Charitable Recycling Program, you are accepting the practices
described in this Privacy Notice.
What Personal Information About Customers Does The Charitable Recycling Program
The information we learn from customers helps us personalize and
continually improve your shopping experience at The Charitable Recycling Program.
Information You Give
We receive and store any information you enter on our Web site or give us
in any other way. You can choose not to provide certain information, but
then you might not be able to take advantage of many of our features. We
use the information that you provide for such purposes as responding to
your requests, customizing future shopping for you, improving our stores,
and communicating with you.
We receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact
with us. For example, like many Web sites, we use "cookies," and
we obtain certain types of information when your Web browser accesses The Charitable Recycling Program.
A number of companies offer utilities designed to help you visit Web sites
anonymously. Although we will not be able to provide you with a
personalized experience at The Charitable Recycling Program if we cannot
recognize you, we want you to be aware that these tools exist.
To help us make e-mails more useful and interesting, we often receive a
confirmation when you open e-mail from The Charitable Recycling Program if
your computer supports such capabilities. If you do not want to receive
e-mail or other mail from us, please email us at email mail
and indicate your preference.
We sometimes receive updated delivery and address information from our
shippers or other sources so that we can correct our records and deliver
your next purchase or communication more easily.
What About Cookies?
Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that we transfer to your computer's
hard drive through your Web browser to enable our systems to recognize
your browser and to provide features such as quick logout and storage of
items in your Shopping Cart between visits.
The "help" portion of the toolbar on most browsers will tell you
how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the
browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, or how to disable
cookies altogether. However, cookies allow you to take full advantage of
some of The Charitable Recycling Program's coolest features, and we
recommend that you leave them turned on.
Does The Charitable Recycling Program Share the
Information It Receives?
Information about our customers is an important part of our business, and
we are not in the business of selling it to others.
We employ other companies and individuals to perform functions on our
behalf. Examples include fulfilling orders, delivering packages, sending
postal mail and e-mail, removing repetitive information from customer
lists, analyzing data, providing marketing assistance, processing credit
card payments, and providing customer service. They have access to
personal information needed to perform their functions, but may not use it
for other purposes.
In the unlikely event that The Charitable Recycling Program, Inc., or
substantially all of its assets are acquired, customer information will of
course be one of the transferred assets.
Protection of The Charitable Recycling Program
We release account and other personal information when we believe release
is appropriate to comply with law; enforce or apply our Conditions of Use
and other agreements; or protect the rights, property, or safety of The Charitable Recycling Program,
our users, or others. This includes exchanging information with other
companies and organizations for fraud protection and credit risk
How Secure Is Information About Me?
We work to protect the security of your information during transmission by
using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts information you
We reveal only the last five digits of your credit card numbers when
confirming an order. Of course, we transmit the entire credit card number
to the appropriate credit card company during order processing.
It is important for you to protect against unauthorized access to your
password and to your computer. Be sure to sign off when finished using a
What Information Can I Access?
The Charitable Recycling Program gives you access to some information
about you for the limited purpose of viewing and, in certain cases,
updating that information. This list will change as our Web site evolves.
What Choices Do I Have?
As discussed above, you can always choose not to provide information, even
though it might be needed to make a purchase or to take advantage of some The Charitable Recycling Program
The Charitable Recycling Program does not sell products for purchase by
children. If you are under 18, you may use The Charitable Recycling Program
only with involvement of a parent or guardian.
Conditions of Use, Notices, and Revisions
If you choose to visit The Charitable Recycling Program, your visit and
any dispute over privacy is subject to this Notice and our Conditions of
Use, including limitations on damages, arbitration of disputes, and
application of the law of the state of Michigan. If you have any concern
about privacy at The Charitable Recycling Program, please send us a
thorough description to mail, and we will try to resolve it.
Our business changes constantly. This Notice and the Conditions of Use
will change also, and use of information that we gather now is subject to
the Privacy Notice in effect at the time of use. We may e-mail periodic
reminders of our notices and conditions, unless you have instructed us not
to, but you should check our Web site frequently to see recent changes.
Examples of the information we collect and analyze include the Internet
protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet;
login; e-mail address; password; computer and connection information such
as browser type and version, operating system, and platform; purchase
history; the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL) clickstream to, through,
and from our Web site, including date and time; cookie number and products
you viewed or searched for.