Privacy Practices

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NSG Group, its divisions and subsidiaries (collectively "NSG") appreciate your interest in our website. Your privacy is important and we want you to understand our practices on gathering information from visitors to this site and on the uses we make of that information.

NSG is committed to safeguarding the privacy of our users while providing a personalised and useful service. This statement on Privacy explains the data processing practices of NSG. If you have any requests concerning your personal information, or any queries on these practices, please contact us by post or e-mail (see Use of Personal Information and Contacting NSG below).

 

Information collected

We collect personal information from you through the use of enquiry and registration forms and every time you e-mail us your details.

We also collect information automatically about your visit to our site. The information obtained in this way, which includes demographic data and browsing patterns, is only used in aggregate form.

 

Use of personal information

We process personal information collected via pilkington.com for the purposes of: 

  • building up marketing profiles 
  • aiding strategic development 
  • auditing usage of the site 
  • contacting you from time to time on subjects in which you have expressed an interest

 

Personal information is information that could identify a specific individual or entity such as names, addresses, e-mail addresses, and telephone numbers. If during your visit to our site you complete a registration form or submit other information to us, you may provide us with personal information. We may collect and use that personal information to provide you with products or services, to invoice you for products and services you request, to market product and services which we think may be of interest to you, or to communicate with you for other purposes.

We do not distribute or sell personal information to third parties for the purpose of allowing them to market their products and services to you. Furthermore, you may remove your personal information from our database at any time by contacting the Webmaster of pilkington.com by email (webmaster@nsg.com).

Use of Cookies

A cookie is a small piece of information sent by a web server to a web browser, which enables the server to collect information back from the browser.

The use of cookies are integral are to NSG being able to provide the best possible user experience on the website.

We use "cookies" to identify you when you visit pilkington.com. This enables us to build up a demographic profile of visitors to the site.

When someone visits pilkington.com, our servers automatically gather information that allows the site to communicate with the visitor's computer during the visit (Cookie). We also track the number of visits to the site and which parts of the site visitors select. We use this information for statistical purposes to help us administer and improve the site. Those types of information do not disclose personal information that would permit us to identify or locate individual visitors.

You can use your web browser’s settings to disable cookies, consult your browser’s help section for advice on how to do this.

Cookies currently in use

The list below details the cookies currently in use on Pilkington.com and their purpose on the site:

 

Cookie

Name

Purpose

Google Analytics

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These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.

 

Click here for an overview of privacy at Google.

 

If you wish to opt out of this cookie you can use a browser add on developed by Google. Click here for more information.

 

ASP Session Cookie

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ASP.NET_SessionId

This is a non persistent cookie held temporarily when you are browsing the site. This cookie is fundamental to the operation of our site and does not hold any personal information about you. It will be deleted as soon as you close your browsing session.

 

Add This

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This 3rd party cookie is used to enable the Add This social bookmarking function to operate. No data from this cookie is stored on our servers.

WebTrends

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This third party cookie is present on any pages using a YouTube video component. The cookie is capturing information for YouTube directly and we do not utilise any of this information

Disclosures

We will not disclose any information we keep about you to any third parties, except for other companies in the NSG Group and any suppliers we engage to provide services which involve processing data on our behalf.

Data transfer through the Internet

The Internet is a global environment. Consequently using the Internet to collect and process personal data necessarily involves the transmission of data on an international basis. Therefore, by browsing the pilkington.com site and communicating electronically with us you acknowledge and agree to our processing of personal data in this way.

Hyperlinks

The pilkington.com website may contain links to third party sites that NSG does not own or maintain. We make no representations or warranties about the privacy practices of those sites.

Contacting NSG

If you have any questions about this Privacy Statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site contact:

 

Martin Wigge

Data Protection Officer
NSG Group

Pilkington Holding GmbH
Haydnstrasse 19
Gelsenkirchen
45884

Deutschland