Welcome to the Algenist.com website (this "Site"). This Site is owned by Solazyme, Inc.
This Site is not intended for children under the age of 13. We will not knowingly collect Personally Identifiable Information via this Site from visitors in this age group nor will we intentionally use Personally Identifiable Information from or send marketing communications to children under age 13. We encourage parents to talk to their children about their use of the Internet and the information they disclose to websites.
Personally Identifiable Information
You can visit and browse this Site without revealing Personally Identifiable Information about yourself. You may also choose to disclose Personally Identifiable Information about yourself, which may be maintained as described below. We may collect Personally Identifiable Information about you from this Site by methods including but not limited to the following:
Registration Forms - If you are offered the opportunity to enter a promotion, to become a registered user of this Site, or to opt-in to receive special notices (e.g., newsletters or tips/pointers e-mails), you must apply by filling out the registration form on this Site. This form requires certain Personally Identifiable Information that may include, without limitation, your name, email address, postal address, telephone number and/or a unique individual password.
Transactions and Activity - If you become a registered user or if you conduct transactions through this Site, this Site collects information about the transactions you engage in while on this Site. This information may include, without limitation, areas of this Site that you visit, transaction type, content that you view, download or submit, type and quantity of goods or services purchased, transaction amount, payment, shipping and billing information.
Email and other voluntary communications - You may also choose to communicate with us through email, via this Site, by telephone, in writing, or through other means. We collect the information in these communications, and such information may be Personally Identifiable Information.
Passive Information Collection
As you navigate through this Site, certain anonymous information can be passively collected (that is, gathered without your actively providing the information) using various technologies, including but not limited to cookies, Internet tags or web beacons, and navigational data collection (e.g., log files, server logs, clickstream).
This Site may use and combine such passively collected anonymous information to provide better service to Site visitors, customize this Site based on your preferences, compile and analyze statistics and trends, and otherwise administer and improve this Site for your use.
Your Internet browser automatically transmits to this Site some of this anonymous information, such as the URL of the website you just came from and the Internet Protocol (IP) address and the browser version your computer is currently using. This Site may also collect anonymous information from other sources, such as cookies and Internet tags or web beacons.
A "cookie" is a small piece of data that can be sent by a web server to your computer, which then may be stored by your browser on your computer's hard drive. Cookies allow this Site to recognize your computer while you are on this Site and help customize your online experience and make it more convenient for you. Cookies are also useful in allowing more efficient log-in for users, tracking transaction histories and preserving information between sessions. The information collected from cookies may also be used to improve the functionality of this Site.
Most web browser applications (such as Microsoft Internet Explorer or Firefox) have features that can notify you when you receive a cookie or prevent cookies from being sent. If you disable cookies, however, you may not be able to use certain personalized functions of this Site.
"Internet tags" (also known as single-pixel GIFs, clear GIFs, invisible GIFs, and 1-by-1 GIFs) are smaller than cookies and tell the website server information such as the IP address and browser type related to the visitor's computer. Tags may be placed both on online advertisements that bring people to this Site and on different pages of this Site. Such tags indicate how many times a page is opened and which information is consulted.
"Navigational data" (log files, server logs, and clickstream data) are used for system management, to improve the content of this Site, market research purposes, and to communicate information to visitors.
Use and Disclosure of Information
-To contractors we use to support our business (such as fulfillment services, technical support, delivery services, and financial institutions) and the transactions you engage in on this Site;
-In connection with the sale, assignment, or other transfer of the business of this Site to which the information relates; or
-To respond to law enforcement requests or where required by applicable laws, court orders, or government regulations.
Access, Correction, and Deletion
To keep Personally Identifiable Information that you provide via this Site accurate, current, and complete, please contact us as specified below and we will take appropriate steps to update or correct such information in our possession, or to delete certain information upon request (if and to the extent practicable).
This Site takes reasonable steps to protect Personally Identifiable Information as you transmit it to our Site and to protect such information from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. You should keep in mind that no Internet transmission is ever completely secure or error-free. In particular, e-mail sent to or from this Site may not be secure.
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