All "personal information" ("personal information" is defined as any information that identifies or can be used to identify, contact, or locate the person to whom such information pertains) that we collect and maintain will be subject to the
home page of the Site. You will be deemed to have been made aware of, and will be subject to, such changes by your continued use of the Site after such notice has been posted for thirty (30) days with the following exception: If at the time
you provide personal information to BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY you are given the opportunity (as you currently are) to limit how such information will be used to communicate with you, either by BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY or by third parties,
BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY will not change your preference in this regard without your express consent.
Personal information on this Site is collected by BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY.
622 Town Road
West Chicago, Illinois
Collection Of Personal Information
As a visitor to this Site, you can engage in many activities without providing any personal information. In connection with other activities, such as subscribing to the collaboration services offered on the Site or utilizing online software
applications, BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY may ask you to provide certain information about yourself by filling out and submitting an online form. It is completely optional for you to engage in these activities. If you elect to engage in these
activities, however, BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY may ask that you provide us personal information, such as your first and last name, mailing address (including ZIP code), e-mail address, employer, job title and department, telephone and fax
numbers, and other personal information.
When you use the Site, BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY or third parties authorized by BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY may also collect certain technical and routing information about your computer to facilitate your use of the Site and its services. For
example, we may log environmental variables, such as browser type, operating system, CPU speed, and the Internet Protocol (IP) address of your computer. We use these environmental variables to facilitate and track your use of the Site and
its services. BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY also uses such environmental variables to measure traffic patterns on the Site. Without expressly informing you in each particular circumstance, we do not match such information with any of your personal
When you submit personal information to BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY through this Site, you understand and agree that this information may be transferred across national boundaries and may be stored and processed in any of the countries in which
BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY and its affiliates and subsidiaries maintain offices, including, without limitation, the United States. You also acknowledge that in certain countries or with respect to certain activities, the collection, transferring,
storage, and processing of your information may be undertaken by trusted vendors of BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY. Such vendors are bound by contract not to use your personal information for their own purposes or provide it to any third parties.
BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY has established relationships with various service providers whose services are available to you from this Site or from Web sites that are linked to this Site. Typically, these providers offer services that BALL HORTICULTURAL
COMPANY customers might find useful, such as those that can be used in conjunction with BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY services and products. In order to use those services, you may be required to provide personal information to the providers.
How Your Personal Information Is Used
BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY collects your information in order to record and support your participation in the activities you select. If you subscribe to a service or register a product, for example, the information is used to register your
rights, if any, to technical support or other benefits that may be made available to registered users. As another example, if you enter a contest, information is collected to qualify the entry and contact you regarding the contest or prize
awards. With you consent, your personal information may be used to keep you informed about product upgrades, special offers, and other products and services of BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY and selected third parties.
BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY collects and maintains business information about its customers. All of the information gathered about our customers from any of the BALL Web sites is kept confidential, used for business purposes only and will not
be sold to a third party.
For consumers and other users of any of the BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY Web sites, BALL may collect information about the use of the Site, such as the types of services used and how many users we receive daily. This information is collected
in aggregate form, without identifying any user individually. BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY may use this aggregate, non-identifying statistical data for statistical analysis, marketing, or similar promotional purposes.
Your Choices With Respect To Personal Information
BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY recognizes and appreciates the importance of responsible use of information collected on this Site. BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY will not communicate any information to you without your consent regarding products,
services and special offers available from BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY. If necessary, we reserve the right to communicate with you regarding your use of the services on this Site. Except in the particular circumstances described in this Privacy
Policy, BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY will also not provide your name to other companies or organizations without your consent.
There are other instances in which BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY may divulge your personal information. BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY may provide your personal information if necessary, in BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY's good faith judgment, to comply
with laws or regulations of a governmental or regulatory body or in response to a valid subpoena, warrant, or order or to protect the rights of BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY or others.
Protection Of Your Personal Information
The personal information that you provide in connection with registering yourself as a user of BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY products or services or registering a BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY product is classified as Registration Information. Registration
Information is protected in several ways. Access by you to your Registration Information is available through a password and unique customer ID selected by you. This password is encrypted. We recommend that you do not divulge your password
to anyone. In addition, your Registration Information resides on a secure server that only selected BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY personnel and contractors have access to via password. BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY encrypts your personal information
and thereby strives to prevent unauthorized parties from viewing such information when it is transmitted to BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY.
Personal information that you provide that does not constitute Registration Information also resides on a secure server and is accessible only to selected BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY personnel and contractors via password. Since this information
is not accessible by you, you will not be asked to select a password in order to view or modify such information.
When you visit this Site, you can browse the Site and access important information without revealing your identity. In order to improve our Site, we use "cookies" to track your visit. A cookie is a small amount of data that is transferred
to your browser by a Web server and can only be read by the server that gave it to you. It functions as your identification card, and enables BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY to record your passwords, purchases, and preferences. It cannot be executed
as code or deliver viruses.
Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether to accept it. (For some Web pages that require an authorization, cookies are not optional.
Users choosing not to accept cookies will probably not be able to access those pages.)
information to identify you personally.
Personal information submitted through this Site that is not Registration Information is not accessible online. To access and/or correct such information, you may write BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY at:
BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY Headquarters
622 Town Road
West Chicago, Illinois
In your correspondence, please indicate with as much detail as possible the location on this Site where you provided your personal information.
COMPANY Privacy Officer at the address indicated above.
Please note that if you provide BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY with inconsistent privacy preferences (for example, by indicating on one occasion that third parties may contact you with marketing offers and indicating on another occasion that they
may not), BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY cannot guarantee that your most recent privacy preference will be honored.
Also, please note that BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of non-BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY Web sites to which this Site or any other BALL HORTICULTURAL COMPANY Web site may link. You should