Last updated: May 2018.
We respect the privacy of everyone who visits the Emerald Health Therapeutics [Canada] Inc. (“Emerald”) website at www.emeraldhealth.ca (the “Website”).
Collection, use and disclosure of personal information
Personal information is collected directly from the person concerned, their authorized representatives or other medical training, licensing, regulatory or credential verification organizations. We use only fair and lawful methods to collect personal information.
We implement a variety of security procedures to protect your information, including ensuring that all personal data is stored on a secure server within Canadian borders.
We collect information from you when you place an order, subscribe to a newsletter, respond to a survey or enter information on our site.
We will use your Personal Information in order to maintain your account with us and to process your medical marijuana orders and deliveries. We will deliver medical marijuana using a bonded courier or other delivery method permitted by the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (the “ACMPR”).
We might use your personal information for statistical purposes, for example to identify the demographics of our clients, the types of diagnoses our clients are treating with medical marijuana and the types of strains that are most beneficial for different diagnoses. We may publish and/or disclose aggregate statistics to third parties, but will never disclose any identifiable personal information except in accordance with this Policy.
If you opt to receive email communications from us, we will keep you up to date on our products and services. You can change your subscription settings at any time by following the opt-out instructions in each communication.
We may store some information (commonly known as a “cookie”) on your computer when you look at our Website. We are able to read these cookies for information purposes when you revisit our Website.
The type of information we collect as a result of a cookie being accepted by you is specific to your computer and includes the IP address, the date and time your computer visited the Website, what parts of our Website were looked at and whether the web pages requested were delivered successfully. This information is anonymous; it represents a computer rather than a person.
We use the cookie information to improve our knowledge of the use of our Website and to enable us to ascertain whether the Website is operating at an optimal level. This allows us to enhance our web offerings to you and to provide an enjoyable and innovative online experience.
You can erase or block this information by changing the settings on your computer (please refer to your Help screens or manuals). If you do erase or block this information you may not be able to utilize some features of the Website.
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third-party products or services on our Website. These third-party websites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for any of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our Website and welcome any feedback about these sites.