Thanks for visiting the PRO-LAB™ Professional PARTNERS Program website and reviewing our privacy policy! Our privacy policy is plain and simple. We collect NO personal information like names or addresses when you visit our website. If you choose to provide that information to us it is only used to fulfill your request for information.

We do collect some technical information when you visit to make your visit seamless. The section below explains how we handle and collect technical information when you visit our website.

Information Collected and Stored Automatically
When you browse, read pages or download information on the PRO-LAB™ Professional PARTNERS Program website, we automatically gather and store certain technical information about your visit. This information never identifies who you are. The information we collect and store about your visit is listed below:

•The Internet domain (for example, "xcompany.com" if you use a private Internet access account, or "yourschool.edu" if you connect from a university's domain) and IP address (an IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you are surfing the Web) from which you access our website;

•The type of browser (e.g., Netscape, Internet Explorer) and operating system (Windows, Unix) used to access our site;

•The date and time you access our site

•The pages you visit; and

•If you linked to the PRO-LAB™ Professional PARTNERS Program website from another website, the address of that website.

This information is only used to help us make the site more useful for you. With this data we learn about the number of visitors to our site and the types of technology our visitors use. We never track or record information about individuals and their visits.

Cookies
When you visit some websites, their web servers generate pieces of information known as cookies. Some cookies collect personal information to recognize your computer in the future. This is not the case at PRO-LAB™, where we only use non-persistent cookies or "per-session cookies." These cookies do not collect personal information on users and they are erased as soon as you leave our website.

Per-session cookies serve technical purposes like providing seamless navigation through PRO-LAB™ Professional PARTNERS Program. These cookies do not permanently record data and they are not stored on your computer's hard drive. PRO-LAB™ Professional PARTNERS Program cookies are stored in memory and are only available during an active browser session. Again, once you close your browser, the cookie disappears.

If You Send Us Personal Information
If you choose to provide us with personal information -- like filling out our request form with personal information and submitting it to us through the website -- we use that information to respond to your message and to help us get you the information you have requested. We only share the information you give us with our own marketing firm to provide you with the latest news about the program. We never create individual profiles or give it to any private organizations.

Site Security
•For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users,

•PRO-LAB™'s computer system employs commercial software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage.

• Except for authorized law enforcement investigations, no other attempts are made to identify individual users or their usage habits. Raw data logs are used for no other purposes and are scheduled for regular destruction in accordance with National Archives and Records Administration guidelines.

•Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this service are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act.

PRO-LAB™ Linking Policy
PRO-LAB™ links to many websites created and maintained by other public and/or private organizations. PRO-LAB™ provides these links as a service to our users. When users link to an outside website, they are leaving the PRO-LAB™ Professional PARTNERS Program site and are subject to the privacy and security policies of the owners/sponsors of the outside website(s).

Prohibition
PRO-LAB™ Professional PARTNERS Program will not link to any website that exhibits hate, bias or discrimination. Furthermore, we reserve the right to deny or remove any link that contains misleading information or unsubstantiated claims, or is determined to be in conflict with PRO-LAB™ Professional PARTNERS Program's mission or policies.

Disclaimer of Endorsement
The information posted on the PRO-LAB™ Professional PARTNERS Program website includes hypertext links or pointers to information created and maintained by other public and/or private organizations PRO-LAB™ Professional PARTNERS Program provides these links and pointers solely for our users' information and convenience. When users select a link to an outside website, they are leaving PRO-LAB™ Professional PARTNERS Program site and are subject to the privacy and security policies of the owners/sponsors of the outside website.

• The PRO-LAB™ Professional PARTNERS Program does not control or guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness or completeness of information contained on a linked website.

•The PRO-LAB™ Professional PARTNERS Program does not endorse the organizations sponsoring linked websites and we do not endorse the views they express or the products/services they offer.

•The PRO-LAB™ Professional PARTNERS Program does not and cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked websites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked website. " The PRO-LAB™ Professional PARTNERS Program is not responsible for transmissions users receive from linked websites.

• The PRO-LAB™ Professional PARTNERS Program does not guarantee that outside websites comply with the requirements of Section 508 (Accessibility Requirements) of the Rehabilitation Act.

Children's On-Line Privacy Protection Act
We at PRO-LAB™ believe it essential that parents are involved in their children's online experiences. That is why, in compliance with federal law, we do not knowingly collect information of any kind from anyone under the age of 13. If we become aware of a user under the age of 13 providing information on our site, we will terminate that account and purge our databases of all information provided by that user.

Email
When you receive email from PRO-LAB™ and any of the company's email addresses, it is only to respond to your request for information, products or services. It may also mean that you have given us your information by contacting us, buying our products or services or by any other means. However, if you believe that you have been sent an email by mistake and you do not wish to receive any email from us in the future, please contact us and we will immediately remove you from our mailing list database.

Opt-Out Your interaction with us means that you may or may not get regulated emails from us regarding new information, products or services that may be of importance to you. However, if you wish not to be sent emails on new information, products or services, you can contact us to be removed from our mailing list database.

Contact Us
For questions and comments regarding our privacy policy, and other matters relating to your personal information and PRO-LAB™'s privacy policy, please email: info@prolabpartners.com

Privacy Policy Changes
PRO-LAB™ reserve the right to change this privacy policy without prior notice. You are advised to check this page periodically so as to know the current policies followed by the company. Moreover, your personal information gathered under a certain privacy policy will not be used under another or new privacy policy, unless with your permission. This privacy policy was created on August 23, 2004.