INTERNATIONAL PAPER’S INTERNET PRIVACY STATEMENT
Effective Date: June 1, 2009 International Paper Company, with its global headquarters located at 6400 Poplar Avenue, Memphis, Tennessee, USA, is committed to safeguarding your privacy online. Please review this statement to understand how we gather personally identifiable information from users of our website and how we use that information.
Types of Personal Information We Collect
We collect information from you when you order one of our products. This information may include contact information (such as your name mailing address, email address, telephone number or fax number) and financial information such as credit card number and expiration date. We also collect and store any information that you voluntarily submit to us, such as survey information and/or site registrations. If you identify yourself by sending us an email, we collect and store your email address and any other information provided by you in your email. We will retain your information as long as necessary to fulfill the processes described in this Privacy Statement. Our web servers do not collect email addresses unless you provide them to us. We do, however, collect domain names from the originating connection. We use this information for internal purposes to collect aggregate information about the pages of our website that you and other users access or visit. We use this information for internal purposes, including to measure the number of visitors to the different sections of our website and to help make our website more useful to visitors.
How We Use Personally Identifiable Information
We use the personal information we collect from you to process your order, identify you within our systems, contact you if we have questions about your order and notify you about new services or special promotional programs. We may also use the personal information you provide to contact you and/or send you information, including marketing information about our products. If you provide us with your postal address, we may contact you and/or send you information by mail. If you provide us with your telephone number, we may contact you by telephone. We do not make available any information that we collect from you to any organizations or companies other than our subsidiaries, affiliates, our data processors and agents. At times, we may be required by law, litigation or national security to disclose the personal information that you have provided to us. We may also disclose information about you when, in our judgment, we believe it necessary or appropriate to prevent fraud, injury or harm to persons to property, and to protect our rights and the rights of others. International visitors to the International Paper website should be aware that personal information collected on our Web site may be processed in the United States (or any other country in which International Paper or its affiliates, subsidiaries, data processors or agents maintain facilities), where data protection and privacy regulations offer a different level of protection compared to that applying in your country. By using our Web site, you consent to any transfer of information outside your country.
Confidentiality and Security of Your Personal Information:
International Paper is committed to safeguarding the confidentiality and security of your personal information. We use 18-bit Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology to protect your online order information. SSL technology is a method for concealing information to prevent others from intercepting and reading the data sent from your computer to this Web site. When you enter your credit card information on our website, your personal information and credit card information is encrypted and sent directly to a credit card processor for verification and processing.
Changes to this Privacy Statement:
From time to time, we may make changes in this Privacy Statement to reflect changes in our business or to serve you better. International Paper will post any such changes to privacy statement on this Web site. Please review this privacy statement periodically to keep yourself informed of any changes. Users of this Web site are bound by the then-current version of this statement.
If you (1) do not want us to contact you or send you information by email, postal mail and/or telephone; (2) would like to change any of the personal information that you have provided to us; and/or (3) would like us to remove your personal information from our database, please let us know by sending an email to us at the email address listed below in the To Contact Us section.
To Contact Us:
If you have any questions regarding this privacy statement, you may contact us at the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
In addition to the disclaimers set forth in this Web site’s “Legal Statement/Terms and Conditions of Website and Content Use”, THIS WEB SITE IS PROVIDED BY INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY ON AN "AS IS" BASIS. INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY