Bivar's privacy statement was last revised on September 29, 2022.
Bivar uses log files in accordance with industry standards. These records keep track of who visits which websites. This is a practice shared by all hosting firms and a component of their analytics. Internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet service provider (ISP), date and time stamps, referring/exit sites, and even click counts are among the data that log files collect. These are not connected to any personally identifiable information. The information is used for trend analysis, website administration, tracking user behavior on the site, and demographic research.
Website beacons and cookies
Bivar employs "cookies" just like every other website. These cookies are used to store data about visitors' preferences and the webpages they access or browse on the website. By tailoring the content of our web pages to visitors' browser types and/or other information, we can improve the user experience.
Please be aware that Bivar does not have access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertising.
Privacy practices of third parties
Through the choices available in each browser, you can decide to turn off cookies. On the websites for each online browser, you may find more in-depth information about managing cookies with that browser.
Extra Rights, Rules, and Provisions for Users of the European Economic Area
There may be extra privacy protections available to you under applicable laws if you are a resident of an EEA country. In compliance with applicable data protection rules, we'll handle your requests.
-Right to withhold or revoke consent: You have the option to withhold or revoke consent at any time.
-Accessibility: You may be able to view the Personal Data that you gave us.
-Right to erasure: You may be entitled to have any Personal Data we have on you deleted.
-The right to object to processing: You have the right to ask Bivar to cease using your personal information for marketing purposes and/or to stop sending you messages.
-The ability to demand that Bivar correct any of your Personal Data is known as the "right to rectification."
-The ability to complain to a supervisory authority if you believe the aforementioned requirements aren't being followed.
When utilizing the website, users who reside in EEA countries can choose to provide personal information about their race or ethnicity, membership in a union, gender, and sexual orientation. According to Article 9 of the GDPR, this kind of data falls under the category of "Special Categories of Personal Data." You are expressing your explicit permission to the processing of your personal data for the purposes listed in this privacy statement on Bivar by choosing to enter the aforementioned categories of personal data on the Bivar service.
Users from EEA nations must accept cookies in order to use Bivar websites. At the start of each session, users will be asked to allow cookies. Users can always revoke their consent by clearing their cookies from their browser's settings.
Links to more websites
This privacy statement only applies to websites. Links to other websites that Bivar may not control or operate can be found on the Websites. The Websites' links do not mean that Bivar approves of or has examined the websites they go to. These websites are not covered by the policies and practices we outline here. The privacy policies or content of these websites are beyond of our control and responsibility. For more information about these websites' privacy practices, we advise getting in touch with them directly.
Your Rights to Privacy in California
Users of Websites who reside in California may request specific information regarding our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes under California Civil Code Section 1798.83. Please send an email with this request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our users and clients who reside in California may also be granted rights under the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018, also known as the CCPA, which is codified at California Civil Code Sections 1798.100 et seq. For example, California residents may have a right, following a verifiable request, to (1) access—twice in a 12-month period, free of charge—for the 12-month period prior to the request, the categories and specific pieces of personal information Bivar has collected about the user, the categories of sources from which the personal information is collected, the business purpose for collecting the personal information, and the categories of third parties with whom Bivar shares personal information; and (2) delete personal information under certain circumstances. Bivar does not discriminate against our users and customers on the basis of their exercising any of their rights granted by the CCPA, which is further in conformity with California residents’ rights under that title.
Following any request, we will verify your identity. You may also authorize an agent to submit a request on your behalf, so long as you provide the authorized agent written permission to request on your behalf, and your authorized agent is able to verify their identity with us.
Security of Your Data
Bivar is committed to protecting the security of Your Personal Data. We use a variety of industry-standard security technologies and procedures to help protect Your personal data from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. We attempt to follow policies and procedures that will protect against unauthorized access to your personally identifiable information. No amount of measures is 100% secure, however. We cannot make any promises or guarantees that your data will be safe, and you provide information to us at your own risk.
Effective Date September 29, 2022,
To provide the best user experience and to make full use of the personalized features on our website, your computer, tablet or mobile phone will need to accept cookies, as we can only provide you with certain personalized features of this website by using them.
Cookies are not harmful and do not store sensitive information such as your name, address or payment details. You can manage the cookies we use in your browser settings.
Types of Cookies
Strictly necessary cookies
These cookies are generally used to store a unique identifier to manage and identify you as unique to other users currently viewing the website, in order to provide you with a consistent and accurate service.
We use these to remember previous actions (e.g., entered text) when navigating back to a page in the same session, managing logins and other security features, and to route visitors to specific versions of a site.
These cookies will typically be the result of something you do but might also be implemented in the delivery of a service not explicitly requested but offered to you. They can also be used to prevent you being offered a service again that had previously been offered to you and rejected.
We use these to remember settings such as layout, font, preferences, colors; to remember a choice such as not to be asked again to complete a questionnaire or consent to cookies; to provide information to allow an optional service such as a live chat session or to fulfil a request from you to submit a comment.
Targeting or advertising cookies
These cookies contain a unique key that is able to distinguish individual users’ browsing habits or store a code that can be translated into a set of browsing habits or preferences using information stored elsewhere. Cookies may also be used to limit the number of times a user sees a particular ad on a website and to measure the effectiveness of a particular campaign.
We use these in a number of ways, including online through managed social media presences, and on other unaffiliated sites. To understand how our advertising campaigns are performing, we may collect certain information via our Sites through our advertising service providers. We or our suppliers use several common online tracking tools to collect this information, such as browser cookies, web beacons and other, similar technologies. The information we collect includes the IP addresses, the number of page visits, pages viewed via our sites, search engine referrals, browsing activities over time and across other websites following your visit to one of our sites or applications, and responses to advertisements and promotions on the websites and applications where we advertise.
We also use certain information to:
- Present tailored ads, including banner ads and splash ads that appear as you login or off of your online accounts via our website
- Identify new visitors to our website Recognize returning visitors Advertise on other websites and mobile apps not affiliated with us Analyze the effectiveness of our advertisements and email campaigns Better understand our audience, customers, or other site visitors, and determine whether you might be interested in new products or services.
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