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Forest Products Society

Terms of use

FOREST PRODUCTS SOCIETY is committed to protecting your privacy. This Statement of Privacy applies to FOREST PRODUCTS SOCIETY web site and governs data collection and usage at this site; it does not apply to other online or offline sites, products or services. Please read the FOREST PRODUCTS SOCIETY Statement of Privacy. FOREST PRODUCTS SOCIETY is a general audience web site, intended for users of all ages. Personal information of all users is collected, used and disclosed as described in this Statement of Privacy.


As an E-commerce web site, FOREST PRODUCTS SOCIETY collects personal information, such as your email address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Information collected by FOREST PRODUCTS SOCIETY is used for the purpose of billing and shipping your online purchases. FOREST PRODUCTS SOCIETY does not collect any information about your computer hardware and software. FOREST PRODUCTS SOCIETY encourages you to review the privacy statements of web sites you choose to link to from FOREST PRODUCTS SOCIETY so that you can understand how those web sites collect, use and share your information. We are not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on web sites outside of the FOREST PRODUCTS SOCIETY web site.


FOREST PRODUCTS SOCIETY and its operational service partners collect and use your personal information to process product orders and deliver the products requested. FOREST PRODUCTS SOCIETY does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Information you provide to register for seminars and conferences held by FOREST PRODUCTS SOCIETY including your name, address, company, telephone number and email address may be shared with event registrants, sponsors and/or exhibitors who may communicate with you about certain activities and products related to the event you are attending. You may opt out from the said distribution of personal information by contacting FOREST PRODUCTS SOCIETY. FOREST PRODUCTS SOCIETY may access and/or disclose your personal information if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on FOREST PRODUCTS SOCIETY or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of FOREST PRODUCTS SOCIETY, including its web site; or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of FOREST PRODUCTS SOCIETY or the public.


FOREST PRODUCTS SOCIETY is committed to protecting the security of your personal information. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. When we transmit highly confidential information (such as a credit card number) over the Internet, we protect it through Payment Service.


FOREST PRODUCTS SOCIETY will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. If there are material changes to this Statement or in how FOREST PRODUCTS SOCIETY will use your personal information, FOREST PRODUCTS SOCIETY will prominently post such changes prior to implementing the change. FOREST PRODUCTS SOCIETY encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how FOREST PRODUCTS SOCIETY is protecting your information.


FPS collects cookies on our Web site to capture information about page visits. This information is anonymous and FPS uses this information only internally - to deliver the most effective content to our visitors. Information from the cookies is used to gauge page popularity, analyze traffic patterns on our site and guide development of other improvements to our site. FPS does not require that you accept cookies, however, some functionality on our Web site, our product or service check-out process, and products and services may be disabled if you decline to accept cookies. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether or not to accept it. You may also change your cookie settings through preferences options in our products and/or services, where applicable. FPS never gives away information about our users. If you choose to e-mail us and provide personally identifiable information about yourself, FPS will use this information only to respond to your inquiry. FPS will not sell, rent or otherwise disclose that information to third parties unless such disclosure is necessary for the purposes set forth in this Policy, by law or a policy or notice contained or associated with a specific FPS product or service.

FPS uses analytics data and the DoubleClick cookie to serve ads based on a user's prior visits to our website.  Site visitors may opt out of the DoubleClick cookie by visiting the Google advertising opt-out page or they may opt out of Google Analytics by visiting the Google Analytics opt-out page.

Google has additional information available about their Remarketing Privacy GuidelinesPolicies, and Restrictions.