Privacy Policy

Nanotech respects your privacy and is committed to protecting the personal information that you share with us. Generally, you can browse through our website anonymously without giving us information about yourself. When we do need your personal information to provide services that you request, your information is collected, used and disclosed in accordance with this policy. This privacy policy describes how we collect, use and disclose your personal information as part of our business, including on our website.

If you wish to update or remove your personal information held by us, contact us by email at info@nanosecurity.ca.

Scope

This policy applies to the sites, services and social media accounts of Nanotech and describes how Nanotech collects, uses and discloses personal information in operating our business. Personal information is any information about an identifiable individual or that permits an individual to be identified, but does not, in most circumstances, include business contact information.

Our Commitment

Nanotech is committed to protecting personal information and is accountable for its collection, use and disclosure in accordance with applicable privacy legislation.

Consent

Nanotech collects, uses and discloses your personal information with your consent (which may be express or implied) or as required or permitted by law. By providing Nanotech with your personal information (whether through our sites, services or otherwise), you consent to our collection, use and disclosure of that personal information in accordance with this policy. Subject to legal and contractual requirements and upon reasonable notice, you may withdraw your consent to our further collection, use and disclosure of your personal information by contacting Nanotech as provided below. If you refuse or withdraw consent, Nanotech may be unable to provide you with certain products, services or information.

Nature of Collection

Nanotech collects personal information, wherever appropriate, directly from you or from interactions with you, but may where necessary collect personal information from other sources. The personal information Nanotech collects may include your name, address, email address and other information relevant to our providing our products or services to you. Nanotech limits its collection of your personal information to the information that is necessary to fulfill the purposes for the personal information Nanotech identifies to you or as otherwise required or permitted by law.

Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies

Nanotech may use non-identifiable information collected from visits to our website to help us provide better customer service. Nanotech tracks website usage and measures web activity, but we do so in ways that keep the information non-identifiable. Note that information is only gathered while you are on Nanotech websites. Nanotech automatically receives such information from your browser and records it on our server logs. We use this data to analyze trends and statistics and to help us improve our site.

Like many other commercial websites, Nanotech uses a standard technology called a “cookie” to collect information about how you use the site. A cookie is a small data file that certain sites write to your hard drive when you visit them. A cookie file can contain information such as a user ID that the site uses to track the pages you have visited, but the only personal information a cookie can contain is information you supply yourself. We do this in order to determine the usefulness of our website information to our users and to help users reach that information. This information is not reviewed at an individual level. If you do not want your transaction details used in this manner you can disable your cookies. However, if you block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our website.

Nanotech may also use Web beacons or other technologies to better tailor our website and to provide better customer service. When a visitor accesses these pages, a non-identifiable notice of that visit is generated which may be processed by us. These Web beacons usually work in conjunction with cookies.

Nanotech uses Google Analytics remarketing codes to log when web visitors view specific pages or take specific actions on our website.

Our Purposes for Collection, Use and Disclosure

Nanotech collects, uses and discloses your personal information so Nanotech can:

  • understand and respond to your needs and preferences, including recommending particular sites, services and products to meet your needs;
  • develop, market, sell or otherwise provide our sites, services and products;
  • establish and maintain a commercial relationship with you, including to establish your identity, administer accounts, collect and process payments, and to fulfill contractual obligations;
  • provide ongoing service to you;
  • develop, manage and improve our products, business and operations;
  • determine compliance with licenses and authorizations granted by Nanotech;
  • protect Nanotech from error, breach of contract, infringement, misappropriation, negligence, fraud and illegal activity;
  • engage in a business transaction, including a purchase, sale, lease, license, merger, amalgamation or any other type of acquisition, disposal, securitization, financing or other business transaction involving Nanotech or a part of our business; and
  • comply with legal or regulatory requirements or provisions.

If Nanotech needs your personal information for any other purpose, we will identify that purpose and obtain your consent.

Sharing of Personal Information

From time to time, Nanotech may disclose your personal information to: (a) service providers retained by Nanotech to perform services on our behalf; (b) Nanotech’s authorized sales representatives for the purposes described above; or (c) any third party or parties, where you consent to the disclosure or where disclosure is required or permitted by law. Nanotech does not sell personal information.

Storing of Personal Information

Your personal information is stored either at our premises or the premises of our service providers. Nanotech only retains your personal information as long as it is required for the reasons it was collected or to comply with legal requirements.

Other Sites and Social Media

Our sites and services have links to other sites or services not provided by us, including social media sites that Nanotech may use along with you. Those sites or services may have different privacy practices and policies than ours. You should review their privacy policies to determine if they are acceptable to you. While Nanotech is not responsible for those privacy policies and practices, Nanotech is responsible for any personal information we collect, use or disclose on those sites or services under this policy.

Safeguards

Nanotech protects your personal information in our custody and control from loss, misuse, unauthorized access and alteration by using reasonable physical, organizational and technological security measures. To the extent Nanotech has arrangements with service providers to store or process personal information on our behalf, our policy is to require them to by contractual or other means to provide comparable protection while the information is stored or processed by them.

Children’s Privacy Protection

Our website does not target and is not intended to attract children under the age of 13. Nanotech does not knowingly solicit personal information from children under the age of 13 or send them requests for personal information.

Access, Correction, Inquiries and Complaints

You may request access to, or correction of, your personal information in our custody or control by written request to the address below. If you have any questions or complaints about this policy or our personal information practices, please contact: info@nanosecurity.ca.

Changes to this Policy

Nanotech reserves the right to change this policy at any time, and Nanotech will take reasonable steps to advise affected individuals of any changes, including by posting or otherwise giving you notice of the amended policy. You should review this policy regularly to ensure that you are aware of any changes made. Revised: August 2019