This Privacy Policy is intended to explain what BASF does with your information and what you can expect from BASF Canada. This policy may be updated from time to time. Please check the policy periodically for changes. BASF Canada is committed to maintaining the privacy and security of the personal information of all the visitors to this web site. As a part of that commitment, users are not obligated to reveal any information about themselves, including e-mail addresses or other personal information when visiting our site.

Collection of User Information on this Website

Our web server may collect the name, address, the IP address, domain, the type and version of browser and operating system, and the website you came from and visit next. In addition to the purposes set out in our Privacy Policy, this information may be used by us and our third party service providers to measure the number of visits, average time spent, page views and other statistics about visitors to this website in general. We may also use this data for performance and tracking purposes. When using this website, if you do not want BASF to use your Personal Information or to share your Personal Information with our affiliates or third parties for the purpose described in our Privacy Policy, please click the "Opt-Out" box where appropriate. As noted in our Privacy Policy, occasionally, we may send communications in order to offer you other products and services that may be of interest to you. We will include instructions in our e-mail messages on how to unsubscribe if you later decide you do not want to receive any future e-mails or other marketing information. At times, we conduct on-line surveys to better understand the needs, profiles and experience of our visitors. You are never obligated to participate in our surveys. If you choose to participate however, we will use that information to tailor our website and its contents to meet your needs.

The Security and Protection of Information

As stated in our Privacy Policy, BASF uses various methods to secure and protect your Personal Information and where we consider it appropriate, encryption and/or authentication tools are used to protect certain web-based Personal Information. Please note when you send e-mails to us, they are not necessarily secure when they are transmitted. If your communication is sensitive or includes confidential information such as a credit card number, you may want to provide it by post or via the telephone instead.

User Aurhored Content

Although BASF may from time to time monitor or review discussions, chats, posts, transmissions, bulletin boards and the like on the site, BASF is under no obligation to do so and assumes no responsibility or liability arising from the content of any such locations nor for any error, defamation, libel, slander, omission, falsehood, obscenity, pornography, profanity, danger or inaccuracy contained in any information contained within such locations on the site. You are prohibited from posting or transmitting any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic or profane material or any material that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any law. BASF reserves the right to disclose the identity of anyone posting any such information or materials to any governmental authority and willfully cooperate with any governmental authority inquiring about such posting.

Liability Disclaimer

BASF Corporation and its affiliates (collectively "BASF") provide this site and its contents as a convenience intended to facilitate the business relationship between You and BASF ("You" and "Your" refer to the entity through which you conduct business with BASF, whether a corporation, individual proprietorship or otherwise). While BASF uses reasonable efforts to include accurate and up-to-date information in this site, BASF makes no warranty conditions or representations as to its accuracy, currentness or completeness. BASF provides the site "as is," and without warranty or condition of any kind either express or implied, including but not limited to, any implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose or arising from a course of dealing, usage or trade practice. Without limiting the foregoing, BASF does not warrant that the site or Your use of the site will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that the site or the servers that make it available are free from viruses or other harmful components. Neither BASF nor any third party involved in creating, producing or delivering the site shall be liable for any direct, incidental, special, consequential, indirect or punitive damages that may result from the use of, or the inability to use, the site or the materials in the site or the materials in any sites linked to the site, even if BASF or a BASF authorized representative has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Without limiting the foregoing, the information in this site should not be relied upon nor used to determine any rebates, volume incentive programs or the like, since not all information as to such rebates and incentives may be presented in this site. BASF may discontinue operation of all or portions of this site at any time in its sole discretion without notice.