PGMRefiners.com Privacy and Cookie Policy

We take your privacy very seriously at PGMRefiners.com.

We have always taken a user-first view of privacy. We will only ever email you if you have specifically requested we do so – if you have subscribed to our newsletter, made a purchase, completed a survey or written to us. We will never sell or share any user information with third parties.

This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which PGMRefiners.com collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users of www.pgmrefiners.com. This privacy policy applies to the site and all products and services offered by PGMRefiners.com.

Personal Identification Information

We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us.

Such information may be given to us in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, filling out a form, completing a quiz or sending us an email, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources that we make available on our site. Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address, mailing address, phone number. Users can always refuse to supply personal identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain site-related activities or getting a reply to an enquiry.

Non-personal Identification Information

PGMRefiners.com uses Google Analytics and collects non-personal identification information about users whenever they interact with our site. Non-personal identification information includes demographic information such as the country and city in which the user is located. Technical information is also collected, such as browser type, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to PGMRefiners.com, such as the operating system and the Internet service provider. Pageviews and duration of visit are also recorded.

Log Files

Like many other Web sites, PGMRefiners.com makes use of log files. These files merely logs visitors to the site – usually a standard procedure for hosting companies and a part of hosting services’s analytics. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. This information is used to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

Cookies and Web Beacons

PGMRefiners.com uses cookies to store information about visitors’ preferences, to record user-specific information on which pages the site visitor accesses or visits, and to personalize or customize our web page content based upon visitors’ browser type or other information that the visitor sends via their browser.  Each user’s web browser places cookies on their hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about them. Users may choose to set their web browser to refuse cookies, or to alert them when cookies are being sent. If they do so, note that some parts of the site may not function properly.

DoubleClick DART Cookie

Advertisements on PGMRefiners.com are served by Google. Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to Users based on their visit to our site and other sites on the internet. DART uses “non personally identifiable information” and does NOT track personal information, such as name, email address, physical address, etc. Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy at http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html. You can also read How Google uses data when you use our partners’ sites or apps.

Our Advertising Partners

Some of our advertising partners may use cookies and web beacons on our site. Our advertising partners include …….

  • Google

While each of these advertising partners has their own Privacy Policy for their site, an updated and hyperlinked resource is maintained here: Privacy Policies.

You may consult this listing to find the privacy policy for each of the advertising partners of PGMRefiners.com.

These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology in their respective advertisements and links that appear on PGMRefiners.com and which are sent directly to your browser. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies (such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons) may also be used by our site’s third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertising campaigns and/or to personalize the advertising content that you see on the site.

PGMRefiners.com has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.

How we use collected information

PGMRefiners.com may collect and use users personal information for the following purposes:

  • To improve the site. We may use feedback to improve our products and services.
  • To send periodic emails. We may use the email address to respond to enquiries, questions, and/or other requests. If a user decides to opt-in to our mailing list, they may receive occasional emails that may include news, updates, related product or service information, etc. If at any time the user would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.

How we Protect Your Information

We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorised access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of personal information.

Sharing your Personal Information

We do not sell, trade, or rent any user personal identification information to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates and advertisers for the purposes outlined above.

Third Party Privacy Policies

You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices. PGMRefiners.com’s privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or web sites. You may find a comprehensive listing of these privacy policies and their links here: Privacy Policy Links.

If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers’ respective websites. What Are Cookies?

EU user consent policy

  • Third party vendors, including Google, use cookies to serve ads based on a user’s prior visits to your website.
  • Google’s use of the DoubleClick cookie enables it and its partners to serve ads to your users based on their visit to your sites and/or other sites on the Internet.
  • Users may opt out of the use of the DoubleClick cookie for interest-based advertising by visiting Ads Settings. You can also check http://www.aboutads.info/ on how to opt out of third-party vendor’s use of cookies for interest-based advertising

To EU Users: Please read our disclosure notice as part of our compliance to the EU user consent policy:

We use cookies to personalize content and ads, to provide social media features and to analyze our traffic. We also share information about your use of our site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners. For more information on how Google uses data when you use our partner’ sites or apps, visit this link: http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/partners/

Children’s Information

We believe it is important to provide added protection for children online. We encourage parents and guardians to spend time online with their children to observe, participate in and/or monitor and guide their online activity.

PGMRefiners.com does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. If a parent or guardian believes that PGMRefiners.com has in its database the personally-identifiable information of a child under the age of 13, please contact us immediately (using the contact in the last paragraph) and we will use our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

PGMRefiners.com has the discretion to update this privacy policy at any time. When we do, we will revise the updated date at the bottom of this page. We encourage users to frequently check this page for any changes and to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. Users acknowledge and agree that it is their responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

Your Acceptance of These Terms

By using this site, you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our site. Your continued use of the site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

Contacting us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, please use our contact us page to get in touch. This document was last updated on 28 August 2019.