The Clean Air Campaign recognizes the importance of protecting the privacy of users of this web site and securing the personal information provided by those users. This policy details the measures taken to ensure a secure environment.
How Information is Collected and Used
By Browsing Our Site
The Clean Air Campaign collects information about users by voluntary submission. No registration is required to enter or browse the Clean Air Campaign site. This site does not collect personally identifiable information from your computer when you browse the site and request pages from our servers. Unless you voluntarily provide us with personal information, we will not know your name, e-mail address or any other personally identifiable information.
We may use local session cookies to track session data and maintain aggregated web site data. Cookies are small text files that your browser stores on your hard drive to facilitate use of a web site. Local session cookies are temporary and are automatically deleted once you close your Internet browser. Cookies are used by most major commercial web sites and do not damage your computer, computer files or programs.
Local [session] cookies enable us to keep track of preferences and popular areas of the web site. The session data that we track is anonymous. We collect this information in the aggregate to analyze site usage, page hits and number of visitors to a particular area or location of the site. This information enables us to improve and update the site based on such data as pages viewed and total number of visitors.
We use IP addresses to analyze trends, administer the site, track user movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.
By Registering With Our Site
To sign up to receive Smog Alert e-mails or newsletters for commuters or employers, you must first complete the registration form. This requires that you provide contact information (such as your name and e-mail address) that will be used only to contact you regarding services on our site for which you have expressed interest.
In deciding whether or not to join our subscription lists, please note that these lists are only used for internal purposes - we do not sell or rent our lists to anyone. In the event you choose to join one of our lists, you may ask to be removed at any time. At your request we will correct, update or remove your personal data from our site within a reasonable amount of time.
The Clean Air Campaign is the sole owner of information collected on this site. We will not sell, share, or rent this information to anyone without your permission.
By Completing a Survey
Occasionally, our site requests information from users via surveys. Participation in these surveys is completely voluntary and you can choose whether or not to disclose this information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and address), and demographic information (such as zip code, age range). Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring and improving the site, improving our services, or collecting information that will be of use to our site visitors generally.
When Contacting Us Through Our Site
When you send us an e-mail from our site, we may retain information such as the content, your e-mail address, our response, and the text of any follow-up questions you may have. We may use this information, for example, to measure how effectively we address concerns online.
Links to Other Sites
This web site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that The Clean Air Campaign is not responsible for the privacy practices of any other sites. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this web site. We encourage you to read the privacy statements of other web sites before disclosing any personal information on another site. Inclusion of links to other web sites does not imply any endorsement of the web site or any material provided on that web site.
Security and Storage of Information
The Clean Air Campaign protects all information from our users. Personally identifiable information is only accessible to a limited number of employees who have specific access right to systems storing such information. All employees are required to follow our security and privacy practices and to ensure that your information is protected. Personally identifiable information is stored only on secure servers.
Notification of Changes
Children Under 13
The Clean Air Campaign does not intentionally solicit or collect personal information about children under the age of 13. If you are under 13 and would like to use our web site, please ask a parent or guardian for assistance.
This is a United States web site and is subject to United States law. The Clean Air Campaign will disclose personally identifiable information without your permission when required by law, or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to investigate or protect against harmful activities to Clean Air Campaign employees or property (including this site), or to others.
If you have questions about this privacy statement, please contact us at one of the following addresses:
55 Park Place
Atlanta, GA 30303