This website is designed to make it easier and more efficient to do businesses with STC (Stolt Tank Containers B.V.). We recognise that it is important for individuals and businesses to be confident that their privacy is protected. This policy describes what information is collected via this website and how that information is used.
For purposes of this policy, “personal data” means any information concerning a natural person, as opposed to a corporate entity, which, because of name, number, symbol, mark, or other identifier, can be used to identify that natural person. STC will only collects personal data when you provide that information voluntarily by sending an e-mail or by initiating an online transaction, such as a survey, registration or order form.
STC will only use personal data for legitimate purposes, and personal data will be processed in accordance with applicable data protection law. STC is regulated by and has implemented EU data protection law (GDPR). GDPR and local privacy law will apply to the process of personal data by STC.
The Type of Information We Collect
We may collect and store the following personal information
- Name, address, telephone number, email address, company details and job position;
- Transaction information based on your activities on the website, including invoicing and payment information;
- Information that you provide for a specific purpose, such as to provide you with certain information you request or to send you emails or newsletters;
- Information in connection with communications you send us, for example to report a problem or submit queries;
- Details of the functions and services you select or use on the website;
- Additional information we ask you to submit to authenticate yourself or your company;
- Automated Collection
We may automatically collect information such as the type of internet browser you use, the Internet Protocol address of the computer you are using, the site from which you linked to our website and the website you visit as you leave this website. We use this information to collect broad demographic information about the visitors to the website and to improve the website’s content and to help us understand how users are interacting with the website and services provided.
Use of Collected Information
Our primary purpose in collecting user information is to provide you with a safe, smooth, efficient, and customised experience and to provide the services you have requested. We may also use the information that you have provided to ensure that the content on our site is presented in the most effective manner for you and your computer and to allow you to participate in any interactive features on our website when you choose to do so.
By creating an account and using our website, you agree that we may use your personal information to:
- provide the services and customer support you request;
- resolve disputes, collect fees, and troubleshoot problems;
- enforce our Registered User Terms;
- customise, measure and improve our services, content and advertising;
- tell you about our services and those of our corporate family, targeted marketing, service updates, and promotional offers based on your communication preferences;
- and compare information for accuracy and verify it with third parties.
Disclosure of Personal Information
STC will only collect personal data through this website or disclose personal data collected through this website if the user has consented to the collection or disclosure of such data. Participation in an online transaction resulting in the disclosure of personal data to STC by the user constitutes consent to the collection and disclosure of the information by STC for the purposes reasonably ascertainable from the nature and terms of the transaction.
STC may collect or disclose personal data without user consent if the collection or disclosure is: (1) necessary to perform the statutory duties; (2) made pursuant to a court order or by law; (3) for the purpose of validating the identity of the user; or (4) of information to be used solely for statistical purposes that is in a form that cannot be used to identify any particular person.
We do not share, sell, or lease personal information about you to any third-parties for their marketing use.
Links to Other Sites
Security and Storage of Collected Information
Although we maintain physical, electronic, and administrative safeguards to protect your personal information from unauthorised or inappropriate access, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure.
In addition, if you use our services while you are outside the EEA, your personal information may be transferred outside the EEA in order to provide you with those services.
Your password is the key to your account. Use unique numbers, letters and special characters, and do not disclose your password to anyone. If you do share your password or your personal information with others, remember that you are responsible for all actions taken in the name of your account. If you lose control of your password, you may lose control over your personal information and may be subject to legally binding actions taken on your behalf. Therefore, if your password has been compromised for any reason, you should immediately notify us and change your password.
You can see, review and change most of your information by signing into your account. You must promptly update your personal information if it changes or it is inaccurate.
Upon your request we will close your account and remove your personal information in accordance with applicable law. However, we may retain personal information from closed accounts to comply with the law, prevent fraud, collect any fees owed, resolve disputes, troubleshoot problems, assist with any investigations, enforce our Registered User Terms, and take other actions otherwise permitted by law.
If you provide us with personal information, you will be given a choice at the time to “opt in” to certain uses, such as receiving notifications by checking or un-checking (as directed) the relevant box. Otherwise, the default setting will be “none” to receive such notifications.
You also have the option of “unsubscribing” from notifications at any time, thereby disabling any further such e-mail communication from being sent to you. Go to the My Account page and follow the instructions.
Please note that it may take up to five (5) working days to action your request.
Exercising Your Rights & Contacting Us
You have the right to ask us for a copy of any personal data that you have provided to us or that we maintain about you and to request an explanation about the processing. In addition, you have the right to withdraw any consent previously granted or to request correction, amendment, restriction, anonymization or deletion of your personal data; and to obtain the personal data you provide with your consent or in connection with a contract in a structured, machine readable format and to ask us to transfer this data to another data controller.
You also have the right to object to the processing of your personal data in some circumstances, in particular when we are using your data for direct marketing or to create a marketing profile.
We may decline to process requests that are frivolous/vexatious, jeopardize the privacy of others, are extremely impractical, or for which access is not otherwise required by local law. Access, correction, or deletion requests can be made by sending an email to email@example.com or to STC-INFO@stolt.com.
Changes to this Policy