This Policy is a legally binding agreement between you (“User”, “you” or “your”) and Blue Edge Infrastructure [Inc./LLC] (“Blue Edge”, “we”, “us” or “our”). If you are entering into this agreement on behalf of a business or other legal entity, you represent that you have the authority to bind such entity to this agreement, in which case the terms “User”, “you” or “your” shall refer to such entity. If you do not have such authority, or if you do not agree with the terms of this agreement, you must not accept this agreement and may not access and use the Website. By accessing and using the Website, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by the terms of this Policy. This Policy does not apply to the practices of companies that we do not own or control, or to individuals that we do not employ or manage.
Automatic collection of information
When you open the Website, our servers automatically record information that your browser sends. This data may include information such as your device’s IP address, browser type, and version, operating system type and version, language preferences or the webpage you were visiting before you came to the Website, pages of the Website that you visit, the time spent on those pages, information you search for on the Website, access times and dates, and other statistics.
Information collected automatically is used only to identify potential cases of abuse and establish statistical information regarding the usage and traffic of the Website. This statistical information is not otherwise aggregated in such a way that would identify any particular User of the system.
Collection of Personal Information
You can access and use the Website without telling us who you are or revealing any information by which someone could identify you as a specific, identifiable individual. If, however, you wish to use some of the features offered on the Website, you may be asked to provide certain Personal Information (for example, your name and e-mail address).
We receive and store any information you knowingly provide to us when you fill any forms on the Website. When required, this information may include contact information (such as name, company, email address, phone number, etc).
You can choose not to provide us with your Personal Information, but then you may not be able to take advantage of some of the features on the Website. Users who are uncertain about what information is mandatory are welcome to contact us.
Privacy of children
We do not knowingly collect any Personal Information from children under the age of 18. If you are under the age of 18, please do not submit any Personal Information through the Website. If you have reason to believe that a child under the age of 18 has provided Personal Information to us through the Website, please contact us to request that we delete that child’s Personal Information from our Services.
We encourage parents and legal guardians to monitor their children’s Internet usage and to help enforce this Policy by instructing their children never to provide Personal Information through the Website without their permission. We also ask that all parents and legal guardians overseeing the care of children take the necessary precautions to ensure that their children are instructed to never give out Personal Information when online without their permission.
Use and processing of collected information
Blue Edge collects personal information reasonably necessary to carry out our business, to assess and manage our customers’ needs, and provide our Website to you. We may also collect information to fulfill administrative functions associated with these services, for example billing, entering into contracts with you and/or third parties and managing customer relationships.
Any of the information we collect from you may be used for the following purposes:
- Deliver products or services
- Improve products and services
- Send marketing and promotional communications
- Send product and service updates
- Respond to inquiries and offer support
- Improve user experience
- Post customer testimonials
- Deliver targeted advertising
- Run and operate the Website
We may also combine or aggregate some of your Personal Information in order to better serve you and to improve and update our Website.
Disclosure of information
Service Providers are not authorized to use or disclose your information except as necessary to perform services on our behalf or comply with legal requirements. Service Providers are given the information they need only in order to perform their designated functions, and we do not authorize them to use or disclose any of the provided information for their own marketing or other purposes.
We may also disclose any Personal Information we collect, use or receive if required or permitted by law, such as to comply with a subpoena or similar legal process, and when we believe in good faith that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud, or respond to a government request. We may disclose Personal Information to our trusted professional advisors, such as attorneys and accountants. We may also disclose Personal Information for other reasons or to other kinds of third parties when we have obtained your consent to do so. Finally, in the event we go through a business transition, such as a merger or acquisition by another company, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, your Personal Information will likely be among the assets transferred.
Retention of information
We will retain and use your Personal Information for the period necessary to comply with our legal obligations, to enforce our agreements, and to resolve disputes, unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law.
We may use any aggregated data derived from or incorporating your Personal Information after you update or delete it, but not in a manner that would identify you personally. Once the retention period expires, Personal Information shall be deleted. Therefore, the right to access, the right to erasure, the right to rectification, and the right to data portability cannot be enforced after the expiration of the retention period.
State privacy rights
State consumer privacy laws may provide their residents with additional rights regarding our use of their Personal Information. This section provides information to those persons as a supplement to the information generally provided in this Policy.
If you reside in California, you may have certain additional rights regarding your “personal information” as defined under the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (CCPA) or otherwise. This section of our Policy supplements the information provided elsewhere in our Policy.
The below chart shows you where to find details about the information to which you may be entitled under the CCPA:
Categories of personal information collected: Automatic collection of information,
Collection of Personal Information, In general, we collect personal information in the following categories as defined by the CCPA: identifiers, personal information described by California Law Section 1798.80(e), commercial information, and internet information.
Categories of sources from which we collected personal information: Automatic collection of information, Collection of Personal Information, [Do you collect PI from any third parties, e.g. service providers?]
The business purpose for which we collected your personal information: Use and processing of collected information
Categories of information shared or disclosed to third parties, and the categories of third parties to which we shared or disclosed that information: Disclosure of information
In addition, California consumers may have the following rights under the CCPA:
- To request that we disclose what information we collect, use, or disclose about you
- To know the specific pieces of information we hold about you
- To request the deletion of your personal information, with some exceptions
- To opt out of the sale or sharing of your personal information, as defined by applicable law
To exercise your rights under the CCPA, you may email us at the email addresses shown below in “Contacting us” or call us at [TOLL FREE NUMBER]. We will not discriminate against you if you exercise your rights under the CCPA.
Colorado, Connecticut, Virginia, and Utah each provide their state residents with rights to:
- Confirm whether we process their personal information.
- Access and delete certain personal information.
- Data portability.
- Opt-out of personal data processing for targeted advertising and sales.
Colorado, Connecticut, and Virginia also provide their state residents with rights to:
- Correct inaccuracies in their personal information, taking into account the information’s nature processing purpose.
- Opt-out of profiling in furtherance of decisions that produce legal or similarly significant effects.
To exercise any of these rights please contact us via any of the methods listed below in “Contacting us.”
How to exercise your rights
Any requests to exercise your rights can be directed to us through the contact details provided in this document. Please note that we may ask you to verify your identity before responding to such requests. Your request must provide sufficient information that allows us to verify that you are the person you are claiming to be or that you are the authorized representative of such person. If we receive your request from an authorized representative, we may request evidence that you have provided such an authorized representative with power of attorney or that the authorized representative otherwise has valid written authority to submit requests on your behalf.
You must include sufficient details to allow us to properly understand the request and respond to it. We cannot respond to your request or provide you with Personal Information unless we first verify your identity or authority to make such a request and confirm that the Personal Information relates to you.
Our Website use “cookies” to help personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. Click here to learn more about cookies and how they work.
Do Not Track signals
Some browsers incorporate a Do Not Track feature that signals to websites you visit that you do not want to have your online activity tracked. Tracking is not the same as using or collecting information in connection with a website. For these purposes, tracking refers to collecting personally identifiable information from consumers who use or visit a website or online service as they move across different websites over time. The Website do not track its visitors over time and across third-party websites. However, some third-party websites may keep track of your browsing activities when they serve you content, which enables them to tailor what they present to you.
Social media features
We offer electronic newsletters to which you may voluntarily subscribe at any time. We are committed to keeping your e-mail address confidential and will not disclose your email address to any third parties except as stated in this Policy or for the purposes of utilizing a third-party provider to send such emails. We will maintain the information sent via e-mail in accordance with applicable laws and regulations.
In compliance with the CAN-SPAM Act, all e-mails sent from us will clearly state who the e-mail is from and provide clear information on how to contact the sender. You may choose to stop receiving our newsletter or marketing emails by following the unsubscribe instructions included in these emails or by contacting us. However, you will continue to receive essential transactional emails.
Links to other resources
The Website contain links to third-party resources that are not owned or controlled by us. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other resources or third parties. We encourage you to be aware when you leave the Website and to read the privacy statements of each and every third party that may collect Personal Information.
We secure information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. We maintain reasonable administrative, technical, and physical safeguards in an effort to protect against unauthorized access, use, modification, and disclosure of Personal Information in our control and custody. However, no data transmission over the Internet or wireless network can be guaranteed.
Therefore, while we strive to protect your Personal Information, you acknowledge that (i) there are security and privacy limitations of the Internet which are beyond our control; (ii) the security, integrity, and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and the Website cannot be guaranteed; and (iii) any such information and data may be viewed or tampered with in transit by a third party, despite best efforts.
As the security of Personal Information depends in part on the security of the device you use to communicate with us and the security you use to protect your credentials, please take appropriate measures to protect this information.
Location and data processing
We are a United States business and the Website is operated in the United States. Your Personal Information will be stored and processed on servers in the United States and other countries, any of which may not provide the same level of data protection as the laws in your country. We will treat your Personal Information in accordance with the applicable laws of the United States and this Policy. If you access the Website from outside the United States, you do so at your own risk.
Changes and amendments
We reserve the right to modify this Policy or the Terms and Conditions related to the Website at any time at our discretion. When we do, we will revise the updated date at the bottom of this page and may also provide notice to you in other ways at our discretion, such as through posting an update on the Website or sending a message using the contact information you have provided.
An updated version of this Policy will be effective immediately upon the posting of the revised Policy unless otherwise specified. Your continued use of the Website after the effective date of the revised Policy (or such other act specified at that time) will constitute your consent to those changes. However, we will not, without your consent, use your Personal Information in a manner materially different than what was stated at the time your Personal Information was collected.
Acceptance of this policy
You acknowledge that you have read this Policy and agree to all its terms and conditions. By accessing and using the Website and submitting your information you agree to be bound by this Policy. If you do not agree to abide by the terms of this Policy, you are not authorized to access or use the Website.
If you have any questions, concerns, or complaints regarding this Policy, the information we hold about you, or if you wish to exercise your rights, we encourage you to contact us using the details below:
Blue Edge Infrastructure 718 W U.S. 60 Bus, Dexter, MO 63841
We will attempt to resolve complaints and disputes and make every reasonable effort to honor your wish to exercise your rights as quickly as possible and in any event, within the timescales provided by applicable data protection laws(if any).
This document was last updated on March 31st, 2023.