Reutilize.co.uk Privacy Policy

 Type of website: Ecommerce 

Effective Date: 1st September 2022 

reutilize.co.uk (the “site”) is owned and operated by Counter Production Ltd. Tim Matthews is the data controller and can be contacted on privacy@reutilise.co.uk. 

Purpose 

The purpose of this privacy policy (this “Privacy Policy”) is to inform users of our Site of the following: 

1. The personal data we will collect; 

2. Use of collected data; 

3. Who has access to the data collected; 

4. The rights of the Site users; and 

5. The Site’s cookie policy. 

This Privacy Policy applies in addition to the terms and conditions of our Site. 

GDPR 

For users in the European Union, we adhere to the Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and the Council of 27 April 2016, know as the General Data Protection Regulation (the “GDPR”). For users in the United Kingdom, we adhere to the GDPR as enshrined in the Data Protection Act 2018. 

We have not appointed a Data Protection Officer as we do not fall within the categories of controllers and processors required to appoint a Data Protection Officer under Article 37 of the GDPR. 

Consent 

By using our Site users agree that they can consent to: 

1. The conditions set out in the Privacy Policy. 

When the legal basis for us processing your personal data is that you have provided your consent to that processing, you may withdraw your consent at any time. If you withdraw your consent, it will not make processing which we completed before you withdrew your consent unlawful. 

You can withdraw your consent by closing your account with us or notifying us by email at privacy@reutilise.co.uk and we will close you account at your request. 

Legal Basis for Processing 

We collect and process personal data about users in the EU only when we have a legal basis for doing so under Article 6 of the GDPR. 

 We rely on the following legal basis to collect and process the personal data of users in the EU: 

1. Users have provided their consent to the processing of their data for one or more specific purposes; and 

2. Processing of user personal data is necessary for us or a third party to pursue a legitimate interest. Our legitimate interest is not overridden by the interests or fundamental rights and freedoms of users. Our legitimate interest(s) are: To promote the interest of the business for all users and enable us to provide the services of the Site on behalf of its other users. 

Personal Data we Collect 

We only collect data that helps us achieve the purpose set out in this Privacy Policy. We will not collect any additional data beyond the data listed below without notifying you first. 

Data Collected in a Non-Automatic Way 

We may also collect the following data when you perform certain functions on our Site: 

1. First and Last Name; 

2. Company Name and Registered Company Address; 

3. Email address; 

4. Phone Number (mobile and landline) 

This data may be collected using the following methods: 

1. Creating and account; 

2. Contact us via email for the purposes of setting up and account; 

How we use Personal Data 

Data collected on our Site will only be used for the purposes specified in the Privacy Policy or indicated on the relevant pages of our Site. We will not use your data beyond what we disclose in this Privacy Policy. 

The data we collect when the user performs certain functions may be used for the following purposes: 

1. Communication by the Site administrator to manage Users accounts. 

2. Marketing of Users for purposes of the Site 

Who we Share Personal Data With 

Employees 

We may disclose user data to any member of our organisation who reasonably needs access to user data to achieve the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy. 

Other Disclosures 

We will not sell or share your data with other third parties, except in the following cases: 

1. If the law requires it; 

2. If it is required for any legal proceeding; 

3. To prove or protect our legal rights; and 

4. To buyers or potential buyers of this company in the event that we seek to sell the company. 

If you follow hyperlinks from our Site to another Site, please note that we are not responsible for and have no control over their privacy policies and practices. 

How Long We Will Store Personal Data 

User data will be stored until the purpose the data was collected for has been achieved. 

You will be notified if your data is kept for longer than this period. 

How We Protect Your Personal Data 

In order to protect your security, we use the strongest available browser encryption and store all our data on servers in secure facilities. All data is only accessible to our employees or contractors. Our employees are bound by strict confidentiality agreements and a breach of this agreement would result in the employees or contractors’ termination. 

While we take all reasonable precautions to ensure that user data is secure and that users are protected, there always remains the risk of harm. The Internet as a whole can be insecure at times and therefore, we are unable to guarantee the security of user data beyond what is reasonably practical. 

Your Right as a User 

Under the GDPR, you have the following rights: 

1. Right to be informed; 

2. Right if access; 

3. Right to rectification; 

4. Right to erasure; 

5. Right to restrict processing; 

6. Right to data portability; and 

7. Right to object. 

Children 

We do not knowingly collect or use personal data from children under 16 years of age. If we learn that we have collected personal data from a child under 16 years of age, the personal data will be deleted as soon as possible. If a child under 16 years of age has provided us with personal data, their parent of guardian may contact us at info@reutilize.co.uk. 

How to Access, Modify, Delete, or Challenge Data Collected 

If you would like to know if we have collected your personal data, how we have used your personal data, if we have disclosed your personal data and to who we disclosed your persona data, if you would like your data to be deleted or modified in any way, or if you would like to exercise any of your other rights under GDPR, please contact us at privacy@reutilise.co.uk. 

Cookie Policy 

A cookie is a small file, stored on a user’s hard drive by a website. Its purpose is to collect data relating to the user’s browsing habits. You can choose to be notified each time a cookie is transmitted. You can also choose to disable cookies entirely in your internet browser, but this may decrease the quality of your user experience. 

We use the following types of cookies on our Site: 

1. Functional cookies. 

Functional cookies are used to remember the selections you make on our Site so that your selections are saved for your next visits. 

Modifications 

This Privacy Policy may be amended from time to time in order to maintain compliance with the law and to reflect any changes to our data collection process. When we amend this Privacy Policy, we will update the “Effective Date” at the top of this Privacy Policy. We recommend that our users periodically review our Privacy Policy to ensure that they are notified of any updates. If necessary, we may notify users by email of changes to this Privacy Policy. 

Complaints 

If you have any complaints about how we process your personal data, please contact us through the contact methods listed in the Contact Information section so we can, where possible, resolve the issue. If you feel we have not addressed your concern in a satisfactory manner you may contact a supervisory authority. You also have the right to directly make a complaint to a supervisory authority. You can lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority by contacting the Information Commissioner’s Office in the UK, Data Protection Commission in Ireland. 

Contact Information 

If you have any questions, concerns or complaints, you can contact the site administrator at privacy@reutilise.co.uk.