Our Privacy Policy

Last updated (20th January, 2021)

One of our main priorities is the privacy of our visitors. This Privacy Policy document contains types of information collected and recorded by environcompass.com and how we use it.

This privacy policy applies only to our online activities and is valid for visitors to our website with regard to the information that they share with us such as; name, email address and website address. This policy is not applicable to any information collected offline or via channels other than this website.

1. Consent

By using our website, you hereby consent to our Privacy Policy and agree to its terms.

2. Cookies

A cookie is a small piece of data that our website stores on your computer, and accesses each time you visit, so we can perform certain functions and understand how you use our site.

Like any other website, environcompass.com uses ‘cookies'. These cookies are used to store such information as visitors' preferences, and the pages on the website that the visitor accessed or visited.

The information is used to optimize the users' experience by customizing our web page content based on visitors' browser type and/or other information.

3. Collection of information

Personal Information

environcompass.com may ask you to provide personal information in certain instances, such as when you make a comment to an article/story or when you contact us through our contact page. Personal information that we may collect refer to your name(s) and email address only.

There is no transfer of this personal data to third parties.environcompass.com may collect and use users personal information for the following purposes:

3.1 To personalize user experience

We may use information to understand how our users use the services and resources provided on our site.

3.2 To improve our site

We may use feedback you provide to improve our site`s performance and services.

3.3 To send periodic emails

We may use the email address to respond to our users` inquiries, questions, and/or other requests.

4. Disclosure of data

environcompass.com keeps all personal information such as your name(s) and email address that you provide to us upon contacting us confidential. Under no circumstances do we disclose it to third parties.

5. Advertising Partners Privacy Policies

You may consult this list to find the Privacy Policy for each of the advertising partners of environcompass.

https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en

Third-party ad servers or ad networks uses technologies like cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons that are used in their respective advertisements and links that appear on environcompass, which are sent directly to users' browser.

They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. These technologies are used to measure the effectiveness of their advertising campaigns and/or to personalize the advertising content that you see on websites that you visit.

Note that: environcompass has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.

6. Third-Party Privacy Policies

environcompass's Privacy Policy does not apply to other advertisers or websites.

Thus, we are advising you to consult the respective Privacy Policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information. It may include their practices and instructions about how to opt-out of certain options.

You can choose to disable cookies through your individual browser options. To know more detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers, it can be found at the browsers' respective websites.

7. Changes to this statement

We may periodically update this statement to reflect changes in our services and policies.

When we post changes to this statement, we will revise the "last updated" field at the top of this statement to reflect the date the revised policy takes effect.

If there are material changes to the Statement or in how environcompass.com will use your personal information, we will notify you either by posting a prominent notice prior to implementing the change or by sending you a direct notification.

We encourage you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how we are protecting your information.

8. Comments fucntion in the blog on the website

environcompass.com offers users the possibility to leave individual comments on individual blog contributions on a blog, which is on the website blog sections.

A blog is a web-based, publicly-accessible portal, through which one or more people called bloggers or web-bloggers may post articles or write down thoughts in so-called blogposts. Blogposts may be commented on by third parties.

If a data subject leaves a comment on the blog published on this website, the comments made by the data subject are also stored and published, as well as information on the date of the commentary and on the user's (pseudonym) chosen by the data subject.

In addition, the IP address assigned by the Internet service provider (ISP) to the data subject is also logged.

This storage of the IP address takes place for security reasons, and to guard against the data subject violating the rights of third parties, or posting illegal content through a given comment.

The storage of this personal data is, therefore, in the interest of the data controller, so that he can exculpate in the event of an infringement.

As aforementioned, this personal data will not be passed on to third parties, unless such a transfer is required by law or serves the aim of the defense of the data controller.

9. Children's Information

Another part of our priority is adding protection for children while using the internet.

We encourage parents and guardians to observe, participate in, and/or monitor and guide their online activity.

environcompass does not knowingly collect any Personal Identifiable Information from children under the age of 13. If you think that your child provided this kind of information on our website, we strongly encourage you to contact us immediately and we will do our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.

10. Contact Information

If you have additional questions or require more information about our Privacy Policy, please do not hesitate to contact us through our email at gk@environcompass.com