TECHNICAL GAS PRODUCTS, INC.
Privacy Policy

Last updated on January 15, 2009


TECHNICAL GAS PRODUCTS, INC (TGP)
In addition to reviewing this Privacy Policy please read our “Terms of Service". Your use of this website constitutes agreement to its terms and conditions. This Privacy Policy may be updated from time to time, and therefore you should review the same from time to time. Each time you use the TGP Website, you reaffirm your acceptance of the then current Privacy Policy. If there are significant changes to TGP information practices, you are considered notified herein with the appropriate online notice.

We are committed to responsible information handling practices. We have adopted and implemented this Privacy Policy as part of our commitment to protecting your personally identifiable information from misuse.

 

www.tgpoxygen.com

THE TYPE OF INFORMATION THAT TGP COLLECTS
TGP may collect your personally identifying information with your specific knowledge and consent. For instance, when you enroll to become a user of the site or register for any portion of our services, you are asked to provide information such as, but not limited to, your e-mail address, name or phone number. Optional information such as, but not limited to, your work experience, certifications and related information may also be requested. By doing so you give Technical Gas Products, Inc. and its affiliates the right to contact you by any means necessary including but not limited to, phone, email and US or other mail.
Additionally, we may collect non-personally identifiable information when you visit The Website, such as the address (or "URL") of the website that you came from before visiting our site, which pages you visit on our site, which browser you used to view our site and any search terms you have entered on our site.

websiteadmin@tgpoxygen.com

HOW TGP USES INFORMATION PROVIDED BY YOU
Although we will treat your information as private, we can not guarantee total privacy on the internet for a multitude of reasons not limited to internet piracy and hacking. It is not the intention of this website to solicit your information for "our" benefit, however we will utilize certain information to bring our users information we feel will benefit them professionally and personally. This information will consist of but is not limited to; age, professional license, special interests, We will not specifically sell your name as part of any solicitation list, we will only intentionally use information not specific to you as an individual. We therefore may use and share the personally identifiable information we collect from you under this Privacy Policy for a variety of purposes, including without limitation, in order to:

·        fulfill requests for products, services or information;

·        administer accounts;

·        provide services;

·        offer new products and services;

·        measure and improve the effectiveness of our website(s) or our marketing endeavors;

·        tailor our online offerings to your preferences;

·        share your information with our affiliates, if any, and with carefully selected third party companies who we think can offer you services and products of interest to you. If you do not wish to have your information shared, write to us at websiteadmin@tgpoxygen.com.

·        allows access to database information by third parties providing services, such as e-mail, or other services, such as educational material,  equipment, uniforms but only to the extent necessary to provide you with those services.

·        disclose to third parties your zip code, gender and/or age in the form of aggregated information;

·        share personally identifiable information, including financial information, with third party service providers, in order to enable them to provide such services on your or TGP ’s behalf, including services such as website hosting, order processing and fulfillment, credit card clearance, e-commerce affiliation, data analysis, emailing and other services of an administrative nature;

·        allow communication with you by phone, email or other

·        assign, sell, license, or otherwise transfer to a third party, your name, address, email address, member name and any other personally identifiable information in connection with an assignment, sale, joint venture, or other transfer or disposition of a portion or all of the assets or stock of TGP  or its affiliated entities.

·        disclose users' personally identifiable information if we believe that we are required to do so (i) by law, (ii) to comply with legal process or governmental requests, (iii) to enforce our “Terms of Service”, or (iv) to protect the rights, property, or safety of TGP , its users or the public.

We reserve the right to offer you third party services and products based on the preferences that you identify during the registration process or from information gathered from surveys and based on your subsequent preferences; such offers may be provided to you by TGP. We reserve the right to terminate your use and/or your access to The Website if we learn that you have provided TGP with false or misleading registration information.

COOKIES
"Cookies" are small text files a website can use to recognize repeat users, enhance users’ quality of experience when visiting a site, facilitate users' ongoing access to and use of the site and allow tracking of usage behavior. Cookies are used to compile aggregate data that allows content improvements and targeted advertising. We share aggregated data (information that does not identify you) with third parties. Some of our third party advertisers occasionally serve you cookies, as well as action tags (also known as single pixel gifs or web beacons) to measure advertising effectiveness. We do not have control over cookies placed by advertisers. If you do not want non-personally identifiable information about your visits collected through the use of cookies, you may set your computer to deny or accept the cookie feature through a simple process in most browsers; however, without cookies we may be unable to provide you with certain features (e.g., customized or personalized delivery of information) otherwise available on The Website.  Any information that these third parties collect via cookies and action tags is completely anonymous.

CHILDREN
We are committed to protecting the privacy of children. The Website is not directed at children under the age of 18. If you are under 18, please do not provide any personal information on The Website without the consent of an adult or guardian. We will not knowingly or intentionally collect personal information online from children under the age of 18.

SECURITY
TGP has implemented practices and procedures to ensure the security, integrity and confidentiality of personally identifiable information collection through The Website. A firewall protects the e-mail server to which all personally identifiable information is delivered. Access to the information is limited to those employees and contractors who need it to carry out their business functions. TGP’s employees and contractors are educated about the importance of safeguarding personally identifiable information and preventing unauthorized access, disclosure and use. Finally, we use secure server software ("SSL") that encrypts credit card information (including your name and address) submitted to any of The Website. This encryption protects this information so it cannot be viewed as it is transmitted over the Internet.

LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES
This Privacy Policy does not apply to other website(s) that may be accessible through The Website. The Website may contain links to third-party website(s). The linked sites are not under the control of TGP, and we are not responsible for the privacy practices or the contents of any linked site, or any link contained in a linked site. We are providing these links only as a convenience, and the inclusion of a link on our website(s) does not imply endorsement of the linked site by TGP. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of those other sites to learn how they collect and use information about you.

OPT-OUT
You may inform us if you wish to remove your personally identifiable information from our database, and we will endeavor to comply with your request as soon as reasonably possible. Please note that we may need to retain certain information for record keeping purposes, and there may also be residual information that will remain within our databases and other records. We reserve the right, from time to time, to contact former users of our The Website.

We give you the following options for removing your personally identifiable information from our database in order to stop receiving future communications from The Website. Other means of contact in order to fulfill our agreement may be required and or necessary.

 

You can send mail to the following postal address:

Name:                  Technical Gas Products, Inc.,

Attention:            Opt-Out

Address:               66 Leonardo Drive

                                             North Haven, CT 06473 

 

Please note: We are not responsible for removing information from third-party lists or entities with which we have shared your information pursuant to this policy.

UPDATING OR CHANGING YOUR INFORMATION
We give you the following options for informing us of changes to the personally identifiable information you have previously provided:

1)      You can send email to: websiteadmin@tgpoxygen.com

2)      You can log into the web site at www.tgpoxygen.com using your username and password

3)      You can send mail to the following postal address:

Name:                  Technical Gas Products, Inc.,

Attention:            Update Information

Address:               66 Leonardo Drive

                                             North Haven, CT 06473

CONTACTING US
If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of The Website, or your dealings with us, please feel free to contact us at:

Name:                  Technical Gas Products, Inc.,

Address:               66 Leonardo Drive

                                             North Haven, CT 06473

REVISIONS TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY
Any of the policies or procedures above may be changed at any time without prior notice. However, if we amend the Privacy Policy to permit material changes in the way we collect, use or share your personally identifiable information, we will notify you of such changes by sending you an e-mail at the last e-mail address that you provided to us and/or by prominently posting notice of the changes on The Website.  You can determine if this Privacy Policy has been revised by referring to the "Last Updated" date at the top of this page. Use of The Website constitutes your acceptance of the terms of this Privacy Policy then in effect. We encourage you to bookmark this page and to periodically review it to ensure familiarity with the most current version of our Privacy Policy.

 

This Privacy Policy applies to our information-gathering and dissemination practices for the following site (hereinafter referred to collectively, along with any URL addresses which direct traffic to the site, as “The Website”):