What Information Does ACGIH® Collect?
Most data ACGIH® collects are used only to help ACGIH® better serve its members. It is our general policy to collect and store only personal information that our members and visitors knowingly provide. If our privacy policies change, we will notify all users by e-mail or a special announcement placed on the Web site.

From General Users. ACGIH® does not collect any personal information from users browsing its Web site. Users to the public areas of ACGIH's Web site browse anonymously. Only aggregate data -- such as the number of hits per page--are collected. Aggregate data are only used for internal and marketing purposes and do not provide any personally identifying information.

From ACGIH® Members, Conference Registrants, and Other Customers. To gain access to members-only resources and personalization features on the ACGIH® Web site, members and other users are asked to login. These data are submitted voluntarily. Similar information may be submitted to ACGIH® through membership applications, conference or seminar registration, publication orders, subscriptions, and contest registrations.

How Does ACGIH® Use Data Collected?
ACGIH® uses information voluntarily submitted by members and other customers in the following ways:

ACGIH® Member Services and Products. Generally, ACGIH® and its direct subsidiaries use data collected to improve its own Web content; to respond to visitors' interests, needs, and preferences; and to develop new products and services.

Disclosures to Third Parties. ACGIH® also makes member contact information available through the ACGIH® Membership Directory to other members using its Web site.

Credit Card Account Information. ACGIH® does not disclose credit card account information provided by its members and customers. When members and customers choose to pay using their credit cards, ACGIH® submits the information needed to obtain payment to the appropriate clearinghouse.

How Does ACGIH® Use Cookies?
Cookies are files that contain information created by a web server that can be stored on a User's hard disk for use either during a particular session ("per-session" cookie) or for future use ("persistent" cookie). ACGIH® uses cookies only to facilitate automated activity, store and track passwords. Cookies are not used to disseminate significant information about Users over the Internet or to analyze any information that Users have knowingly or unknowingly provided. Certain sections of the website may not be accessible unless the viewer's browser is set to accept cookies.

What Privacy Issues Arise With Links To Other Sites?
This Web site contains links to other web sites. ACGIH® has no control over and is not responsible for the privacy policies or content of such sites.

What Means Of Redress Are Available?
If any User suspects ACGIH® has handled its personal information in a manner that does not comply with this privacy statement, please let us hear from you by calling (513) 742-2020.

American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists
1330 Kemper Meadow Drive
Cincinnati, Ohio 45240
Phone: (513) 742-2020
Fax: (513) 742-3355

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