ChemEd DL Privacy Statement

ChemEd DL/chemeddl.org recognizes that users may have concerns about privacy issues as they use chemeddl.org and the services ChemEd DL provides. ChemEd DL is committed to providing users with a safe, secure environment in which to obtain information and use its services.

ChemEd DL will use reasonable efforts to ensure that the information you provide remains private, and is used only for the purposes stated below. Please review the Terms of Use for the definition of the relationship between chemeddl.org and its users.

Collected Information

ChemEd DL collects information about the users of chemeddl.org. This information helps to determine the parts of the site visitors find most valuable as well as how to improve the services we provide. User identities remain anonymous unless the User provides this information as a part of registration.

ChemEd DL records and may use your IP address to help diagnose problems and to administer our web site. Users may use chemeddl.org without registering, but registration must occur in order to use any personalization services or to take full advantage of our services. chemeddl.org registration forms require specific contact information: name, e-mail address, etc. The contact information may be used to contact users. Unique identifiers (such as IDs and passwords) are collected to verify the visitor's identity and for use in our record keeping.

E-mail messages

ChemEd DL communicates with its users by e-mail for specific web-related functions, such as password reminders. Because these messages are critical to site use, users will not be able to opt-out of receiving such messages.

Users who register with chemeddl.org may have the option of receiving occasional e-mails from us about new features and similar messages that we feel may be of interest. Users may opt-in to receive these messages. The following options are available to opt-out of receiving these messages if Users have previously opted-in:

  1. Edit User's registration profile
  2. Send e-mail to chemeddl_contact@acs.org

Cookies

chemeddl.org may use a feature on your Internet browser called a "cookie". A cookie is a small file that your Web browser places on your computer's hard drive to identify you as a user. chemeddl.org does not use cookies to collect any personal information about users, nor do we sell or make them available to other organizations.

Disabling or deleting chemeddl.org cookies may prevent the web site from recognizing you as a previous user and may prevent you from using some features on the site. You may need to have cookies enabled to create an account at chemeddl.org.

Security

Your account containing your information is password protected and should never be shared with anyone. chemeddl.org has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control.

Feedback

chemeddl.org encourages visitors to submit feedback and contribute to the content of ChemEd DL. Any feedback that is submitted becomes the property of ChemEd DL.

Links to Other Sites

ChemEd DL contains links to third-party web sites. ChemEd DL is not responsible for the content or practices of linked third-party sites and does not make any representations regarding the content or the privacy pratices on such third-party web sites. Third-party web sites are accessed at your own risk. Please consult the privacy statements of such third-party web sites.

Privacy Policy Updates

Any changes to our privacy policy will be posted here so that visitors will always know what information we gather, how we might use that information, and whether we will disclose it to anyone. If, at any time, you have questions or concerns about chemeddl.org's privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this chemeddl.org, contact us at:

chemeddl_contact@acs.org