New EnglandDairyCouncil.org (the “Site”) is produced by New England Dairy & Food Council and managed by New England & Food Council. The Site may provide links to websites produced and managed by entities other than New England Dairy & Food Council. (“Third-Party Sites”). This policy does not apply to Third-Party Sites.
New England Dairy & Food Council is committed to bringing you information that meets your individual needs while at the same time protecting your privacy. The following is a summary of the various ways we treat the information that you provide to us when you use the Site.
New England Dairy & Food Council only collects personally identifiable information from you with your specific knowledge and consent. For instance, when you create a profile on the Site in order to comment or receive updates, the Site will request certain information, such as your name and email address, from you.
New England Dairy & Food Council uses your personally identifiable information (“PII”) to provide you with the service you have requested. For example, if you subscribe to email updates, we will use your email address to send you email updates. New England Dairy & Food Council does not sell any of the Site users’ PII.
We also allow access to our database by third parties that provide us with services, such as technical maintenance, that are essential to the upkeep of the Site, but only for the purpose of and to the extent necessary for those third parties to provide their services. Any third party that has access to our database for this purpose is bound by the terms set forth in this policy. There may also be occasions when we have a good faith belief that we are legally required to provide access to our database in order to cooperate with police investigations or other legal proceedings. In those instances, we may share your PII to the extent necessary to cooperate with the police investigation or other legal proceeding.
While your PII is protected as outlined above, we reserve the right to use aggregated, anonymous data about our users for any business purpose, such as analyzing usage trends and seeking compatible advertisers and partners.
We may choose to utilize “cookies” to help manage and maintain the site. Cookies are small bits of information that are placed on your computer to identify your Internet browser, store your preferences, authenticate user sessions, or provide services. You can program your computer or utilize security software in order to receive a warning each time a cookie is being sent, block cookies or remove cookies. However, the blocking or removal of cookies can limit the Site’s utility and/or convenience.
If you have concerns or questions about any aspect of this policy, please email us at NEDFC@newenglanddairy.com. We welcome your feedback. You can also send us regular mail at the following address:
New England Dairy & Food Council
1034 Commonwealth Ave.
Boston, MA 02215