At PPG, We are committed to protecting the privacy of the users of our site. We take reasonable steps to protect data against unauthorized access.
Information You Provide
If you decide to voluntarily provide us with your email address, we will use that email address to send you rebates, promotional material, and product updates.
If you place an order through the PPG Online Store, We will collect your name, address, email address, telephone number, and, if required to make a purchase, financial account information. We will use this information for the sole purpose of fulfilling your online order.
Information Collected by PPG Web Sites
We may use third party service providers to analyze how users move around our Web sites to provide you with a more streamlined web experience, and provide you with relevant data. These third party service providers may collect and aggregate tracking information such as the browser and/or internet service provider you use, which pages and advertisements you view, demographic data, hardware/software type, and date/time. This information does not identify you personally and is not combined with any personal information you may provide, such as your email address.
Cookies and Related Technologies
This site may use “cookies,” which are small pieces of information that a web site stores on a visitor’s web browser to remind the site about the visitor the next time he/she visits the site. Cookies generally hold information, including data strings that contain a unique user ID which allow websites, including PPG websites, to customize your experiences on the sites and gather information about your navigation of the sites. PPG cookies do not store information that identifies you personally.
PPG uses browser cookies, Flash cookies, web beacons, and social network plug-ins. Certain vendors may place and read cookies on our web sites to help us deliver PPG marketing messages on our web sites and web sites you visit after you leave our web sites.
You can manage how cookies are used. Most web browsers can be set to notify you when a browser cookie is being placed on your computer. You can manually delete browser cookies and set most browsers to refuse to accept browser cookies, although doing so may affect your website experience. Flash cookies may be removed by managing your Flash Player settings with Adobe. To delete or prevent placement of Flash cookies, you will need to visit the Adobe Flash Player Help site at www.adobe.com/go/settingsmanager, click on the hyperlink for “Website Privacy Settings Panel” on the left hand side of the screen and follow the instructions for preventing third-party Flash content from storing data on your computer.
Links to Other Sites
While on our web sites, you may choose to follow links to other web sites. Be aware that other web sites may collect and use personal data and operate in accordance with their own privacy policies. PPG expressly disclaims responsibility for the privacy policies and customer information practices of third-party internet sites linked to our Web site.
We do not knowingly collect or use information on children under the age of 18 and the web sites are neither directed at children nor intended for them. If you become aware that a child under the age of 18 has provided us with personal information, please notify us immediately.
Changes to This Policy