HF scientific is a subsidiary of Watts Water Technologies, Inc. (Watts)
Last modified: January 16, 2014
Watts Water Technologies, Inc. and its affiliates, subsidiaries, divisions and companies (collectively "Watts", "we", "our" or "us") respect your privacy and are committed to protecting it through our compliance with this policy.
This policy describes the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit our websites ("Websites") in North American, and our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting and disclosing that information. Our Websites in North American are managed by Watts Marketing Communications – Americas from our corporate headquarters in North Andover, Massachusetts.
This policy applies to information we collect:
Children Under the Age of 13
Our Websites are not intended for children under 13 years of age. No one under age 13 may provide any information to or on the Websites. We do not knowingly collect Personal Information from children under 13. If you are under 13, do not use or provide any information on our Websites, make any purchases through our Websites, use any of the interactive or public comment features of our Websites, if any, or provide any information about yourself to us. If we learn we have collected or received Personal Information from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at email@example.com.
Information We Collect About You and How We Collect It
We collect several types of information from and about users of our Websites and mobile and desktop applications, including information:
We collect this information:
Information You Provide to Us. The information we collect on or through our Websites may include:
Usage Details, IP Addresses And Cookies and Other Technologies. As you navigate through and interact with our Websites, we may automatically collect certain information about your equipment, browsing actions and patterns, including:
The information we collect automatically is statistical. It helps us to improve our Websites and to deliver a better and more personalized service by enabling us to:
The technologies we use for this automatic data collection may include:
We do not collect personal Information automatically, but we may tie this information to Personal Information about you that we collect from other sources or you provide to us.
How We Use Your Information
We use information that we collect about you or that you provide to us, including any Personal Information:
Disclosure of Your Information
We may disclose aggregated information about our users, and information that does not identify any individual, without restriction.
We may also disclose your Personal Information:
Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information
We strive to provide you with choices regarding the Personal Information you provide to us. We have created mechanisms to provide you with the following control over your information:
Your California Privacy Rights and Our Do Not Track Notice
Watts does not track you over time and across third party websites to provide targeted advertising and therefore does not respond to Do Not Track (DNT) signals.
No third parties engaging in online behavioral tracking collect personally identifiable information related to your online activities "over time and across different web sites" through any of our websites or online services.
California permits users of our Websites that are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of Personal Information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Anti-Spam Law and Email Opt-Outs
When you submit an online form for job applications, inquiries, or registering for products and services at any of Watts' websites, use our mobile and desktop applications, or otherwise request information, you provide prior express consent for Watts to send you "commercial electronic messages" (CEMs), which includes text messages, e-mail messages, etc. You may thereafter opt-out of receiving further CEMs by unsubscribing using instructions contained in the CEMs or by sending an e-mail stating your request to opt-out to email@example.com.
We have implemented measures designed to secure your Personal Information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration and disclosure. All information you provide to us is stored on secure servers behind firewalls. Payment transactions, if any, will be encrypted using secure sockets layer (SSL) technology.
Any Personally Information you provide to Watts when submitting an online form for job applications, inquiries, or registering for products and services at any of Watts' websites, or using our mobile and desktop applications, is maintained and accessible only by Watts' employees and authorized sales representatives who we believe reasonable need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to you or in order to do their jobs, unless specifically stated otherwise.
The safety and security of your information also depends on you. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password for access to certain parts of our Websites, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee the security of your Personal Information transmitted to our Websites. Any transmission of Personal Information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Websites.
Our Websites are hosted in the United States and Canada and are intended for United States and Canadian visitors. If you are accessing our Websites from the European Union or other regions with laws governing data collection and use that may differ from U.S. and Canadian laws, then please note that you are transferring your personal data to the United States and/or Canada and by providing your personal data you consent to that transfer.
Watts Water Technologies, Inc.
815 Chestnut St.
North Andover, MA
Tel: (978)688-1811 Fax: (978)794-1848
Thank you for visiting our Websites.