Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Your privacy is very important to us. At Bowman Specialised Liquids we have a few fundamental principles that we follow:

We don’t ask you for personal information unless we truly need it. (We can’t stand services that ask you for things like your gender or income level for no apparent reason.)
We don’t share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law, develop our products, or protect our rights.
We don’t store personal information on our servers unless required for the on-going operation of our site or for the purpose of processing your orders.

It is our policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our website.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, Bowman Specialised Liquids collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Bowman Specialised Liquids purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Bowman Specialised Liquids visitors use its website. From time to time, Bowman Specialised Liquids may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

Bowman Specialised Liquids also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on our blogs. Bowman Specialised Liquids only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that blog commenter IP addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog where the comment was left.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to Bowman Specialised Liquids websites choose to interact with Bowman Specialised Liquids in ways that require Bowman Specialised Liquids to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Bowman Specialised Liquids gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who comment on our blog to provide a username and email address. Those who wish to receive updates via email, we collect their emails. In each case, Bowman Specialised Liquids collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with. Bowman Specialised Liquids does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

Aggregated Statistics

Bowman Specialised Liquids may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. For instance, Bowman Specialised Liquids may monitor the most popular pages on the bowman-liquids.co.uk site or use spam screened by the Akismet service to help identify spam. Bowman Specialised Liquids may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Bowman Specialised Liquids does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

Bowman Specialised Liquids discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Bowman Specialised Liquids behalf or to provide services available at Bowman Specialised Liquids websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Bowman Specialised Liquids websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Bowman Specialised Liquids will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Bowman Specialised Liquids discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Bowman Specialised Liquids believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Bowman Specialised Liquids , third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Bowman Specialised Liquids website and have supplied your email address, Bowman Specialised Liquids may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Bowman Specialised Liquids and our products. We primarily use our various product blogs to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us Clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Bowman Specialised Liquids takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Cookies

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. Bowman Specialised Liquids uses cookies to help Bowman Specialised Liquids identify and track visitors, their usage of Bowman Specialised Liquids website, and their website access preferences. Bowman Specialised Liquids visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Bowman Specialised Liquids websites, with the drawback that certain features of Bowman Specialised Liquids websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Business Transfers

If Bowman Specialised Liquids , or substantially all of its assets were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Bowman Specialised Liquids goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Bowman Specialised Liquids may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

Ads

Ads appearing on any of our websites may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by Bowman Specialised Liquids and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Comments

Comments and other content which may be submitted to Akismet anti-spam service are not saved on our servers unless they were marked as false positives, in which case we store them long enough to use them to improve the service to avoid future false positives.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Bowman Specialised Liquids may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Bowman Specialised Liquids sole discretion. Bowman Specialised Liquids encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.

Cookies

(In compliance with the EU e-Privacy Directive)

This website currently uses a cookie to gather information about your experience whilst here.

This website currently uses cookies to gather information about your experience whilst here, to assist in the technology used to enable your account on the website and also to use the e-commerce features enabled on this website.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics (a web analytics service), which sets a cookie on your web browser in order to evaluate your experience of our website. The cookie is used to store information, such as what time you visited our website, whether you have visited the site before, what site referred you or what you searched for to find us.

Google Analytics Cookie Names

  • _utma
  • _utmb
  • _utmc
  • _utmz

E-Commerce

Cookies are also used to store your current order progress during an e-commerce transaction. This enables the website to remember what products you are ordering and where your order progress is up to. It would not be possible to buy products or services from this website without the use of these cookies.

E-Commerce Cookie Names (generally)

  • ASP.Net_SessionId
  • WebsiteNameBasket

Informed Consent

If you continue to browse our website without changing your cookie settings, we will presume that you are happy to receive this cookie from our website. If, however, you are not happy to receive cookies from our website, you can change your browser cookie settings at any time.

How can I manage website cookies?

Web browser cookies:

If you wish not to receive cookies from this website, you can change your web browser settings so that you will be notified when any website tries to send you a cookie. At this point you can choose to accept or refuse the cookie. In addition you can also delete historical cookies from your browser at any time.

In order to manage cookies please refer to your web browsers help function, which will guide you through the process of managing your browsers privacy settings. Alternatively, you may want to visit www.aboutcookies.org, an independent website which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of desktop browsers.

Alternatively if you wish just to avoid Google Analytic cookies consider Google’s browser plug-in available for most web browsers “Opt-out of Google Analytics cookies“.

What is a cookie and why do I need to know?

A cookie is a simple text file that is stored on your website visitors computers when they land on your website. Cookies allow your website to record things such as; what search terms they entered into a search engine to find your website or how many people came to your website on a specific day. In other instances cookies are used to provide core functionality such as; keeping members logged in to your website or enabling customers to buy products or services from you via the website.

On the 26th May 2012 the New EU cookie law (e-Privacy Directive) came into effect which meant that any website using cookie technology must inform visitors that cookies were being used and what for.