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PRIVACY POLICY

This Privacy Policy discloses what information we gather, how we use it, and how to change or remove it. It should be read in conjunction with our Disclaimer. By submitting personal information to us you (the "User") signify your consent that we may collect, use and disclose such Personally Identifiable Information ("PII") as described in this Privacy Policy and as permitted or required by law.

For each visitor to our website we use cookies to log standard technical information such as Internet Protocol (IP) addresses, page interactions and browser information.

Protection of Information

We use 256-bit SSL encryption to transfer personal identifiable information between our website and server. Our server is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems. Our server and a User's PII are located in the United States. By using the website and by voluntarily providing PII to us, the User is consenting to the transfer of their personal information to our web server located in the United States.

Use of Cookies

We use cookies to compile aggregate data about website traffic. Our Newsletter emails also contain a single, campaign-unique “web beacon pixel” to tell us whether, and how many times, our emails are opened and verify any clicks through to links within the email. We use this information to administer the health of our website and in reporting capacities to our Business Partners (herein referred to as “Business Partners”). We also use analytics tools and other third-party technologies, such as Google Analytics, Facebook Analytics, and DoubleClick Cookies, to collect non-personal information in the form of various usage and metrics when a User uses the website or uses our services. These tools and technologies collect and analyze certain types of information, including cookies, IP addresses, device and software identifiers, referring and exit URLs, onsite behavior and usage information, feature use metrics and statistics, usage and purchase history, MAC Address, mobile unique device ID, and other similar information. The third-party analytics companies who collect information on our website may combine the information collected with other information they have independently collected from other websites and/or other online or mobile products and services relating to a User's activities across their network of websites as well as online and/or mobile products and services. Many of these companies collect and use information under their own privacy policies.

Third-Party Advertising Technologies

In addition to our use of technologies as described herein, we may permit certain third-party companies to help us tailor advertising that we think may be of interest to a User based on their use of our website and to otherwise collect and use data about the User's use of our website. Any User may opt out of the DoubleClick cookie by visiting the Google advertising opt-out page or may opt out of Google Analytics by visiting the Google Analytics opt-out page. Google has additional information available about their Remarketing Privacy Guidelines, and Restrictions. A User may view a list of other third party service providers who collect information, and/or opt-out of such collection of information about the User, by visiting http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices/ or http://www.aboutads.info/choices/. In addition to using cookies and related technologies as described above, we also may permit certain third-party companies to help us tailor advertising that we think may be of interest to Users and to collect and use other data about User activities on our website. These companies may deliver ads that might also place cookies and otherwise track User behavior. These companies may use information about User behavior in order to provide customized advertisements across various services and products. In the course of providing these services, products or placing advertisements, these third-party companies may place or recognize a unique cookie on the User's computer, and may record information to these cookies based upon the User's activities on our website and on third-party websites. Each of these companies uses this cookie information according to their own privacy and security policies.

Cookies We Use and The Purpose We Use Them For

Cookie

Purpose

Universal Analytics (Google)

These cookies collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to make improvements. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited. To opt-out: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Adwords Retargeting (Google)

These cookies are used to adjust the targeting of our paid search and display advertising to show ads to users who have previously been to our sites and/or engaged with our page such as completing a form. They contain no personal information.

DoubleClick Retargeting

These cookies are used to adjust the targeting of our display advertising to show ads to users who have previously been to our sites and/or engaged with our page such as completing a form. They contain no personal information.

Adwords Conversion Tracking

These cookies measure when a user has completed an action on site such as completing a form. They contain no personal information.

DoubleClick Conversion Tracking

These cookies measure when a user has completed an action on site such as completing a form. They contain no personal information.

Facebook Pixel

These cookies measure ad conversions and optimise and build audiences for advertising campaigns served on Facebook. To opt-out: https://www.facebook.com/policies/cookies/

Twitter Pixel These cookies measure ad conversions, personalize content, and build audiences for advertising campaigns served on Twitter. To disable: https://help.twitter.com/en/personalization-data-settings

AddThis

AddThis uses cookies to track the number of article shares on social platforms as well as the specific platform that each article was shared on. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form.

Use of Push Notifications

We use push notifications to send Users periodic alerts when we publish important and/or Business Partner's news items to the website. When a User first enters our website, the User can choose to approve or deny receiving push notifications. If a User no longer wish to receive these notifications, the User may turn them off at the browser or mobile device level. We collect certain information about each User's device, such as operating system and geographic location, to ensure the User receive proper notifications, to administer the health of our website, and in reporting capacities to our Business Partners.

Use of Information

Upon subscribing to our Newsletter service we collect PII, including a User's name and email address. We use a User's PII in the following ways:

  • To send the User our Daily Email Newsletter (the "Newsletter"); and
  • to send the User periodic email alerts when we publish news items originating from our Business Partners on the website.

We do not disclose PII to third parties upon subscribing to our Newsletter. We do not rent or sell our email lists. We will disclose a User's PII to third parties outside of Green Stock News with whom we have a business relationship with when a User shows interest in that Business Partner's company or service so that the Business Partner may directly contact the User. Users may opt out of all our marketing uses of their PII as well as our sharing of their PII with our Business Partners by unsubscribing from our daily Newsletter. A User's opt-out election will stop, on a going-forward basis, all further sharing of their PII. Users can cancel their Newsletter subscription at any time by clicking the “Unsubscribe” link at the bottom of every Newsletter email we send. The User's PII will be removed from our servers within three business days.

Upon registering to our Watch List service, we collect PII, including a User's name and email address. We use a User's PII in the following ways:

  • To send the User our Newsletter;
  • to send the User periodic email alerts when we publish news items that correspond with the User's Watch List;
  • to send the User our daily email summary of the companies in the User's Watch List; and
  • to send the User periodic email alerts when we publish news items originating from our Business Partners on the website.

We do not disclose PII to third parties upon subscribing to our Watch List service. We will disclose a User's PII to our Business Partners when a User shows interest in that Business Partner's company or service so that the Business Partner may directly contact the User. Users may cancel their Watch List service at any time by sending a request to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. The User's PII will be removed from our servers within three business days.

California Privacy Rights

This policy applies, in addition to our Privacy Policy, to visitors and users who are residents of the state of California (“consumers” or “you”) in compliance with the California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”). Our website collects PII as outlined above. Our website may have collected the following categories of PII (as defined in the CCPA) from our consumers in the last twelve months:

Category Fields

A. Identifiers

First name, last name, email address, telephone number, IP address

B. Personal Information categories listed in the California Customer Records statute (Cal. Civ. Code 1798.80(e)).

First name, last name, email address, telephone number, IP address and other electronic data submitted, stored, sent or received by the consumers. Some PII in this category may overlap with other categories.

C. Protected classification characteristics under California or federal law.

None.

D. Commercial information.

Interest in specific product or service to receive more information in relation to.

E. Biometric information.

None.

F. Internet or other similar network activity.

IP address.

G. Geolocation data.

Extracted from the IP address.

H. Sensory data.

None.

I. Professional or employment-related information.

None.

J. Non-public information (per the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (20 U.S.C. Section 1232g, 34 C.F.R. Part 99)).

None.

K. Inferences drawn from other personal information.

None.

PII does not include:

  • Publicly available information from government records;
  • Deidentified or aggregated consumer information;
  • Information excluded from the CCPA’s scope such as health or medical information covered by the Health Insurance Portability Accountability Act 1996 and the California Confidentiality of Medical Information Act and personal information covered by certain sector-specific privacy laws.

We have obtained the PII in the table above directly when a User submits a form through our website and indirectly from a User (for example, through cookie or other tracking mechanisms). We may use or disclose the PII we collect from a User for the purposes set out in the “Use of Information” section above.

A CALIFORNIA RESIDENT WHO HAS PROVIDED PII TO A BUSINESS WITH WHOM HE/SHE HAS ESTABLISHED A BUSINESS RELATIONSHIP FOR PERSONAL, FAMILY, OR HOUSEHOLD PURPOSES (A “CALIFORNIA CUSTOMER”) MAY REQUEST INFORMATION ABOUT WHETHER THE BUSINESS HAS DISCLOSED PII TO ANY THIRD PARTIES FOR THE THIRD PARTIES’ DIRECT MARKETING PURPOSES. IN GENERAL, IF THE BUSINESS HAS MADE SUCH A DISCLOSURE OF PII, UPON RECEIPT OF A REQUEST BY A CALIFORNIA CUSTOMER, THE BUSINESS IS REQUIRED TO PROVIDE A LIST OF ALL THIRD PARTIES TO WHOM PII WAS DISCLOSED IN THE PRECEDING CALENDAR YEAR, AS WELL AS A LIST OF THE CATEGORIES OF PII THAT WERE DISCLOSED. CALIFORNIA CUSTOMERS MAY REQUEST FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT OUR COMPLIANCE WITH THIS LAW BY E-MAILING This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. PLEASE NOTE THAT WE ARE REQUIRED TO RESPOND TO ONE REQUEST PER CALIFORNIA CUSTOMER EACH YEAR AND WE ARE NOT REQUIRED TO RESPOND TO REQUESTS MADE BY MEANS OTHER THAN THROUGH THIS E-MAIL ADDRESS.

Use by Minors Prohibited

This website is not intended for and should not be used by anyone under the age of 18. We comply with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act and do not permit registration or use by anyone under the age of 18.

International Users

If the User is an international User, by subscribing to our Newsletter or registering for our Watch List services, the User agrees that we may collect, use and transfer their information as outlined in this Privacy Policy.

Transfer of Information outside the EEA

We currently transfer personal information to our servers which are located in United States. Because our servers are located in the United States, transfer of all our data outside the EEA is necessary to enable us to operate our website. If a User provides us PII via the website, the User are deemed to have consented to the transfer and storage of their personal data and information outside the EEA. If the User wishes do not have their personal information stored or transferred outside the EEA, the User may withdraw their consent at any time by sending a request to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. PII will be removed from our servers within three business days.

Changes to Our Website's Privacy Policy

We may change this Privacy Statement at any time and it is our policy to post any changes we make to our privacy policy on this page. The date the privacy policy was last revised is identified at the bottom of this page. Each User is responsible for visiting our Website and this privacy policy to check for any changes.

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Last updated: January 29, 2022

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