Collection of personal information
Emerald, by itself or through third parties, collects personal information and usage data from visitors to our website. This personal information is limited to a visitor’s name and email address that he or she may freely provide or, in the case of usage data about a visit to the site, the data may be collected automatically in the course of a visit to emeraldhealth.ca.
Usage data can include the IP address and domain used to access our website, the type and version of browser used, the website the visitor came from to our site, entry and exit pages, website pages within emeraldhealth.ca viewed by that IP address, and what country the visitor is from. Emerald uses this information to assess its website’s performance.
Use of personal information
We collect personal contact information to be able to respond to visitors’ inquiries and comments, manage lists of email contacts, and send messages as well as to improve our website’s effectiveness. Email addresses will not be sold, rented or leased to 3rd parties. Email may be sent to inform visitors of news. We may also use visitors’ personal information as required or permitted by applicable law or regulatory requirements, or for any additional purposes for which we have obtained a visitor’s consent.
Emerald– or owners of third-party service that we use — may put a “cookie” on the hard drive of a visitor’s computer to make a record his or her visit. A cookie allows us to better understand how a visitor uses our website so that we can adjust and improve its ability to meet the visitor’s needs. A cookie does not collect any information that is not otherwise provided to Emerald or a third-party service. Visitors can clear or disable cookies using tools on their web browsers.
Rights regarding personal information
Visitors to emeraldhealth.ca have the right to know whether their personal information has been stored. They can ask Emerald to learn about the contents and origin of this information, to verify its accuracy or to ask for it to be cancelled, updated or corrected. They can also request that it be made anonymous, and that any information held in violation of applicable law be blocked. Requests should be sent to Emerald at the address noted below.
Information not contained in this policy
More details concerning the collection or processing of personal information may be requested from Emerald at any time at the address noted below.
Emerald Health Therapeutics
4420 West Saanich Road
PO Box 24076
Victoria, BC, CAN