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PRIVACY POLICY

General Plastics Manufacturing Company, Inc., (referred to herein as GP) is a Washington State, USA, Corporation, fully licensed and authorized to do business both nationally and internationally.  In order to comply with various jurisdiction’s requirements for privacy notice we submit the following.

GP respects the privacy of your personal information and takes our responsibility to protect it seriously.  This privacy notice is provided on behalf of the company and applies to our current and former customers, and any potential customers who contact us via the website at www.generalplastics.com.  This notice describes how we treat the information we receive about you, including the ways in which we will share your personal information within GP and your right to opt out of such sharing.

Protecting Your Personal Information

We maintain physical, electronic and procedural safeguards to protect your personal information.  The people who are authorized to have access to your personal information need it to do their jobs, and we require them to keep that information secure and confidential. We promise to notify you and authorities of any breach of our safety protocols that affect your privacy.

Personal Information We Collect

We collect your personal information when you fill out applications and other forms, when you enter personal details on our website, when you respond to our emails, and when you provide us information over the telephone.  This information includes:

Category: Examples:
Identifiers A real name, postal address, phone or fax numbers, email address, unique personal identifier, Internet Protocol (IP) address, account name, tax ID numbers, financial information, or other similar identifiers.
Commercial information Records of products or services purchased, obtained, or considered, or other purchasing or consuming histories or tendencies.
Geolocation data Physical location, generally.

Personal Information We Collect From Other Sources

GP will collect information from trusted third-party sources as part of routine card verification (fraud) checks.  This information is used for commercial transactional purposes only.  GP will never share or sell this information.

Using Your Information
We use your personal information for various business purposes, including:

  • Fulfill or meet the reason you provided the information. For example, if you share your name and contact information to request a price quote or ask a question about our products or services, we will use that personal information to respond to your inquiry.  If you provide your personal information to purchase a product or service, we will use that information to process your payment and facilitate delivery.  We may also save your information to facilitate new product orders or process returns.
  • Create, maintain, customize, and secure your account with us
  • Complete business research and analysis
  • Send you additional information related to your product and/or service interest
  • Promote our products to you
  • Support, personalize, and develop our website, products, and services
  • Provide you with support and to respond to your inquiries; including to investigate and address your concerns and monitor and improve our responses

Sharing Your Information for Business Purposes

We engage certain trusted subcontractors or third parties to perform functions and provide services to us, including but not limited to security, auditing, hosting and maintenance, error monitoring, debugging, performance monitoring, and database storage and management.  We may share your personal information with these third parties, but only to the extent necessary to perform these functions and provide such services.  We also require these third parties to maintain the privacy and security of the personal information they process on our behalf.  We do not share confidential information with outside entities, or other suppliers or subcontractors that work on your behalf, without your permission.  Certain aspects of your information is confidential and GP will not release or trade on confidential information that may injure our customers, clients or vendors.

You can limit sharing of personal information even further by following the instructions described in this notice.  We may also share your personal information as permitted or required by law, including, for example, to law enforcement officials and regulators, in response to subpoenas, and to prevent fraud.

Sales of Personal Information

General Plastics will never sell protected information that has been collected.

In the preceding twelve (12) months, GP has sold the following categories of personal information:

Category A: Identifiers [NO]
Category B: California Consumer Records Personal Information Categories [NO]
Category C: Protected Classification Characteristics Under California or Federal Law [NO]
Category D: Commercial information [NO]
Category E: Geolocation data [NO]

 Right to Request Information

You have the right to request your information that GP has collected.  You can request this information for free, twice per year. GP promises to provide proof of requested information in a portable and easily accessible format within a period of forty-five (45) days from the requested submission.

GP promises to provide the following information:

  • Categories of personal information GP collects about the person/consumer
  • Categories of sources of the consumer’s personal information
  • Business or commercial purpose for collecting the person’s/consumer’s personal information
  • Categories of any third parties with whom GP shares the person’s/consumer’s personal information
  • Specific pieces of personal information collected about the consumer

To request your information please complete the form found at: www.GeneralPlastics.com/privacyoptout

Right to Deletion of Information

You also have the right to request the deletion of your information for a time period of three hundred sixty five (365) days.  GP promises to provide notice of deletion within a period of forty-five (45) days from request submission.

However, this right does not apply where GP needs to retain the personal information in order to do the following:

  • Provide goods or services to the customer
  • Detect or resolve security or functionality-related issues
  • Comply with law
  • Conduct research in the public interest
  • Safeguard the right to free speech
  • Carry out actions for internal purposes that the consumer might reasonably expect

To request the deletion of your information, please complete the form found at: www.GeneralPlastics.com/privacyoptout

Right to Opt-Out of Communications

You may receive emails about our services, events and company announcements, and related product or service information, etc. If at any time you would like to opt out from receiving future emails, we include an unsubscribe function at the bottom of every GP-produced email, or you may opt out below.

You may also tell us not to share your personal information with subcontractors.

To limit our sharing for these purposes:

You are not able to limit our ability to share your personal information among various divisions of the company if we are currently under contract and fulfilling orders on your behalf.

Right to Non-Discrimination

GP will not discriminate against any person for having exercised their right to request their information or request the deletion of their information.

In particular, GP will not:

  • Deny the person/consumer goods or services
  • Charge the person/consumer different prices for goods or services, whether through denying benefits or imposing penalties
  • Provide the person/consumer with a different level or quality of goods and services to the customer
  • Threaten the person/consumer with any of the above

Questions

If you have any questions about how we protect, use, and share your personal information or about this privacy notice, please call us.  The toll-free number is 1-800-806-6051.
Privacy Policy Updated

December 31, 2019