The Solid Fuel Association operates the solidfuel.co.uk website. It is our policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we collect in the operation of our website.
VISITORS TO OUR WEBSITE
The Solid Fuel Association collects non-personally identifying information of the kind that web-browsers and web-servers make available, for example: browser type; referring website; preferred language; date & time of visitor request.
We collect non-personally identifying information to understand how visitors use our website. The Solid Fuel Association may release non personally identifying information, for example by creating a report on trends of use of our website.
The Solid Fuel Association also collects potentially personally identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for failed login attempts which may be malicious. The Solid Fuel Association only discloses logged in user IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally identifying information (see below).
The Solid Fuel Association may collect statistics about the behaviour of visitors whilst visiting our website and may display this information publicly or provide it to others. The Solid Fuel Association does not disclose personally identifying information other than as described below.
Non-functional cookies that can be refused on the cookie notice which appears on first visiting our website are cookies that could be set for statistical, social media, targeting & commercial purposes.
COLLECTION OF PERSONALLY IDENTIFYING INFORMATION
Some visitors to our website choose to interact with us in such a way that requires The Solid Fuel Association to gather personally identifying information. The amount & type of information that The Solid Fuel Association collects depends on the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who use our contact form to provide their name & email address.
Visitors who engage in transactions with The Solid Fuel Association may be asked to provide additional information, including if necessary the personal & financial information required to process the transaction. The Solid Fuel Association collects such information only if necessary and/or appropriate to complete the visitor’s interaction with us.
The Solid Fuel Association does not disclose personally identifying information other than as described below. Visitors can refuse to supply personally identifying information, although that may prevent them from engaging in some website related actions.
PROTECTION OF PERSONALLY-IDENTIFYING INFORMATION
The Solid Fuel Association discloses potentially personally identifying & personally identifying information only to employees, sub-contractors & associated organisations that need to know that information in order to process it on behalf of The Solid Fuel Association or to provide the services available at the website of The Solid Fuel Association and that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some employees, contractors & associated organisations may be based outside of the visitor’s home country. By accessing the The Solid Fuel Association website, you give consent to the transfer of such information to them. The Solid Fuel Association will not lease or sell potentially personally identifying & personally-identifying information to any individual or organisation. Except for employees, sub-contractors & associated organisations, as described above, The Solid Fuel Association will only disclose potentially personally-identifying & personally-identifying information in response to a judicial writ, a court order, a Government request, or when The Solid Fuel Association believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonable & necessary to protect the property or rights of The Solid Fuel Association third parties or the public at large.
If you are a registered user of the The Solid Fuel Association website and have willingly supplied your email address, The Solid Fuel Association may send you emails from time to time to give you current information about our services or to request your feedback. The Solid Fuel Association will take all reasonable measures to protect against unauthorised access, use, modification or deletion of potentially personally-identifying & personally-identifying information.