We, HMC Polymers Co., Ltd. (hereafter “HMC Polymers”), collect certain information through our website, located at www.hmcpolymers.com (hereafter “Website”). This page, Privacy Policy, lays out our policies and procedures surrounding the collection and handling of any such information that identifies an individual user or that could be used to contact or locate him or her.

This Privacy Policy applies only to our Website. It does not apply to any third party site or service linked to or from our Website or recommended or referred by our Website or by our employees.

The use of our Website and information contained is subject to the following provisions:

1. Data Protection

Thank you for visiting our Website, and for your interest in our company and our products. We are concerned with the protection of private data. The protection of your privacy is important to us and we have provisions in place for data protection. All HMC Polymers employees are required to treat all information confidentially (Code of Conduct link) and receive periodic training in the areas of data protection and data security. In the paragraphs below, how we protect your data is explained further and what it means for you when you make use of our Website.

2. User Information

We are committed to protecting your privacy on this Website. We collect personal information from our visitors only on a voluntary basis. Personal information may include name, title, company, address, and phone number, email address and other relevant data. We do not require this personal information for you to obtain access to most areas of the site. We do, however, require it to gain access to certain product information or when applying for employment. The personal information we collect is used by us only to process a request for information by you or for marketing our products and services. We do not sell, rent or transmit personal information to other organizations.

Our web server also collects the domain names and internet protocol addresses, but not the e-mail addresses, of visitors to our Website. This information is aggregated to measure number of visits, average time spent on the site, pages viewed, and other relevant statistics. We collect this information to measure the use of our Website and to improve the content of our Website.

Our Website contains links to other websites, namely the LyondellBasell website for the purpose of viewing RAPIDS. We make every effort to check these direct links. HMC Polymers is not responsible for the content of any websites to which we may link. HMC Polymers is also not responsible for the content of Websites that may link to our website.

We take reasonable precautions to keep all information obtained from our online visitors secure against unauthorized access and use and we periodically review our security measures; however, we cannot absolutely guarantee privacy of any information obtained from our online visitors as against hacking activity, intentional disclosure by other parties in violation of our company’s website privacy practices, theft, acts of God, or other unforeseeable circumstances.

3. Power of Revocation

If you request in writing that HMC Polymers should cease from using or should delete your personal data, we shall do so immediately.

4. Cookies

Cookies are small text files that are used by many websites throughout the world. Cookies are created during your visit to our Website and are placed on your hard disk by our server. Our cookies do not contain information about specific individuals. Also, cookies placed by our servers can only be read again by us and not by any external website or entity. Most browsers are automatically set up to accept cookies which assist and speed up your website operations over multiple visits. If you do not wish to take the benefits that cookies offer, they can be deactivated in your browser. You can of course view our Website without cookies. This may however restrict the operation of some features.

5. Restrictions

HMC Polymers reserves the right to change these guidelines for data protection at any time in compliance with prevailing data-protection law.

6. Amendment of This Privacy Policy

HMC Polymers may change this Privacy Policy at any time by posting a new version on this pager or on a successor page. The new version will become effective on the date it is posted.

7. Applicable Law

The posting of this Website on the World Wide Web by us is a passive activity. Access to this Website by anyone, in any jurisdiction, does not imply that we (or any of our affiliates) intend to purposefully avail ourselves of the privilege of conducting activities within that jurisdiction. Neither does it imply that we invoke the benefits and protections of the laws of such jurisdiction.

This Website was developed in Thailand in accordance with Thai laws. Your use of this Website and any dispute arising out of such use of the web site is subject to the laws of Thailand, and you agree that venue for any such dispute shall be in Bangkok, Thailand.

By browsing and using this Website, you shall be deemed to accept being governed by them as well. This Website may be viewed internationally and may contain references to products or services that are not available in all countries. Reference to a particular product or service does not imply that we intend to make such products or services available in those countries.