PRIVACY AGREEMENT


Litterless (“we”, “us” or “our”) respects your privacy, and we work to make sure that your personal information stays private.

By accessing http://www.litterless.com and/or http://www.litterless.co (together referred to hereafter as the “Website” or “Site”), you confirm that you have read and agreed to the Terms and Conditions and have read and agreed to this Privacy Agreement.

This Privacy Agreement informs you of our policies and procedures regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of the information we receive when you access and use our website and services, sign up for our newsletter, and/or access and use such other subscriptions and services that we may provide. By using the Website, you hereby warrant and represent that if you are acting on behalf of your employer or an entity, you have the authority to accept and agree to this Privacy Agreement.

Section 1 – Information We Collect

This website collects personal data to power our site analytics, including:

-Information about your browser, network, and device
-Web pages you visited prior to coming to this website
-Your IP address

This information may also include details about your use of this website, including:

-Clicks
-Internal links
-Pages visited
-Scrolling
-Searches
-Timestamps

We share the information with Squarespace Inc. (“Squarespace”), our website analytics provider, to learn about site traffic and activity. Similar information is also collected by Google Analytics for the same purpose.

You also have the option to share your email address with us to subscribe to our mailing list, or to share your name, personal website, and/or email address when leaving a comment. You may choose not to subscribe to our mailing list and not to comment on blog posts in order to avoid sharing this information.

Section 2 – Squarespace

 Our Website is hosted on Squarespace. Squarespace collects personal data when you visit this Website, including:

-Information about your browser, network and device
-Web pages you visited prior to coming to this website
-Your IP address

Squarespace needs the data to run this Website and to protect and improve its platform and services. Squarespace analyzes the data in a de-personalized form.

Data collected by Squarespace are stored on a secure server behind a firewall. By using our Site, you agree to be bound by Squarespace’s Privacy Policy. Please read and make sure you agree to Squarespace’s Privacy Policy prior to using this Site. 

Section 3 – Analytics and Cookies

 This website uses cookies and similar technologies, which are small files or pieces of text that download to a device when a visitor accesses a website or app. For information about viewing the cookies dropped on your device, visit About the cookies Squarespace uses.

-These functional and required cookies are always used, which allow Squarespace, our hosting platform, to securely serve this website to you.
-These analytics and performance cookies are used on this site as described only when you acknowledge our cookie banner. We use analytics cookies to view site traffic, activity, and other data.

By viewing or using the Site, you agree to abide by Squarespace’s Cookie Policy.

This Site also uses cookies from Google Analytics. These allow us to identify how pages are being used on our Website, including information about which pages are accessed and for how long. Learn how Google Analytics collects and uses this information here.

You may choose to disable cookies in your browser settings, although note that this may mean that the site does not function optimally or properly for you.

Section 4 – Comments

Information you provide to us while submitting a comment or comments to the Website is stored by Squarespace. We will not use an email address provided to us in the comments form to sign you up for our mailing list or to contact you in any way, except where applicable under Section 7 below. If you would like to delete a past comment, please view Section 9 below or contact us to request the deletion.

Section 5 – Mailing Lists

Subscribers are added to the Litterless e-mail list only by their explicit permission. You are not added to our mailing list without your opt-in via the form on our Website. The mailing list is housed and stored in Mailchimp. Please read and make sure you agree to Mailchimp’s Privacy Policy for Contacts prior to using this Site.

Signing up for our mailing list and viewing our emails may mean that certain information is collected and stored. You can unsubscribe to the Litterless mailing list at any time within the emails or by contacting us. If you would like to stop receiving Litterless emails, you may unsubscribe by using the “Unsubscribe” link at the bottom of each email.

Section 6 – Fonts

This Website uses font files from Google Fonts and Adobe Fonts. To properly display this site to you, servers where the font files are stored may receive personal information about you, including:

-Information about your browser, network, or device
-Your IP address

Section 7 - Sharing Your Data

We do not share your information, except for with our website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in conducting our business or serving our users, as long as these parties agree to keep the information confidential. An example of this is storing an email address, if you explicitly provide one in order to sign up for our mailing list, on Mailchimp. Though we do not control how these select third parties use such information, they have access to your information only to perform specific tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use your information for any other purpose.

We may also release information when necessary to comply with a subpoena or the law, to enforce our Site policies, or to protect ours’ or others’ rights, safety, and/or property.

Section 8 - Retaining Your Data 

If you leave a comment on the Site, the comment and its associated data are retained indefinitely. If you sign up for the mailing list, your email address and any other data you give in the sign-up process will be stored in Mailchimp indefinitely as well. You are welcome to unsubscribe or request that your comments or Mailchimp information be deleted at any time by contacting us.

Section 9 - Updating Your Data

If you would like part or all of your data to be removed from our Site, please contact us and we will remove any past comments you have made and remove you from the mailing list. As we do not link your IP address and visit session information to your name or email address, that information will remain in place as long as Squarespace and Google Analytics store it.

Section 10 – International Transfer

Your information, including Personally Identifiable Information, may be transferred to and stored on computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from your jurisdiction. If you are located outside United States and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the information, including Personally Identifiable Information, to the United States and process it there.

Your consent to this Privacy Agreement and your submission of such information represents your agreement to that transfer.

Section 11 – Links to Other Sites

Our Site may contain links to other sites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that third party’s site. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of every site you visit.

We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third-party sites or services.

Section 12 – Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

Our Site does not specifically address or market to anyone under the age of 13 (“child”).

If you are a parent or guardian and you learn that your child has provided us with Personally Identifiable Information, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personally Identifiable Information from a child under age 13 without parental consent, we take steps to remove that stored information.

Section 13 – Changes or Modifications

You can review the most current version of the Privacy Agreement on this page. We reserve the right to update, change or replace any part of this Agreement by posting updates and/or changes to our Website. It is your responsibility to check this page periodically for changes.

By continuing to access or use our Site after any revisions become effective, you agree to the revised Privacy Agreement. If you do not agree to the new Privacy Agreement, you are no longer authorized to use the Site.

Section 14 - Contact Information

If you have questions or concerns about this Privacy Agreement or how we use your data, contact celia (at) litterless (dot) com.

Last updated January 22, 2019.