WPC.Asia - professional manufacturer of advanced wood-plastic composite (WPC) machinery in China

Terms and regulations

Effective from 05.11.2012

The Terms include the following service terms and website rules and policies:

Dear WPC.Asia visitor,

Thank you for visiting WPC.Asia (hereinafter referred to as "the Site", "we", "us", "our"), Asian leading trading platform for professional businesses engaged in or servicing global wood-plastic composites industry.

To ensure the integrity of the Site, we require that you (whether being an anonymous visitor or registered member of the Site), conduct yourself following internationally recognized individual and business ethics and practice when using the Site.

Using this Site you agree to abide by the "Terms of use" of WPC.Asia and other applicable rules and policies of the Site (collectively, the “Terms”) as set out below. These Terms contain the conditions visitors/users must follow when using the Site.

Each visitor / member should read the Terms carefully and abide by the Terms.

WPC.Asia may revise any Terms and may publish new Terms, from time to time, without notifying visitors/members. The revised and updated Terms will become effective and binding on visitors/members upon being published on the Site.

General conditions

Authored content

The content of the Site is protected by the copyright law of Hong Kong. Any unauthorized use of the content may result in breach of copyright, trademark and other relevant laws of Hong Kong regardless of the actual location/jurisdiction the Site has been accessed from by you.

WPC.Asia allows you to visit and browse any permissible content of the Site under conditions of obeying the copyright laws and respecting authored content.

You're not allowed to alter the content of the Site as well as reproduce and make it public offline in any way for individual or commercial use without consent of the Site's administration.

Links to this Site

You're allowed to use the content of this Site in the Internet and other computer nets only with placing direct active link to the Site considering the below rules:

You're not allowed:

  • to put the Site into frames (iframe/frame tags)
  • to make impression that the Site supports or approves the website you put the link on, its content and products.
  • to introduce the relationships with the Site if any in the false view.
  • to give false information about the Site and its products

Links from this Site to other web sites

Links to third party web sites on this Site are provided solely as a convenience to you. If you follow these links, you will leave this Site. WPC.Asia has not reviewed all of these third party sites and does not control and is not responsible for any of these sites or their content. Thus, WPC.Asia does not endorse or make any representations about them, or any information, software or other products or materials found there, or any results that may be obtained from using them. If you decide to access any of the third party sites linked from this Site, you do this entirely at your own risk.

Content posting

You are allowed to post comments on the Site where permitted.

The general rule is that you should ensure that all information you post on/via the Site is true, accurate and lawful and should not be false or misleading, violate any applicable laws and regulations or infringe any legitimate rights of another party.

You're not allowed to post information that may be deemed as abusive, indecent, controversial, advertising, detrimental to the Site, infringing copyright laws as well as any other unlawful content.

The Site's administration enjoys the right to remove any information posted by visitors/members at its own discretion without prior notification and/or explaining the reasons.

Privacy policy

This Privacy policy is governing your use of WPC.Asia website (hereinafter referred to as the "Site") and handling of your personal and/or company information collected by WPC.Asia (collectively referred to as "WPC.Asia", "we" or "us"). By using this Site, you consent to our Privacy Policy set out below. All terms not defined in this document may be described in the Terms of Use which by use of this Site you agree to accept.

The information we collect

  1. Individual and Business Information: At the time you post any inquiry throught the Site you may be asked to complete a form which requires you to provide information such as your full name and email address or other personal or business information.
  2. Publishing Information: If you submit any information to WPC.Asia to be published on the Site through the publishing tools, including but not limited to forum posts, comments to any content then you are deemed to have given consent to the publication of such information.
  3. Analytical Information: We may also gather analytical information about our Site and Users, such as your computer IP address, browsing software, operating system, software and hardware attributes as well as number of pages viewed, number of sessions, unique visitors etc.

All the above information shall be collectively referred to as the Collected information.

Use of Information

  1. We may use your Collected information to improve our marketing services, to analyze site usage statistics, to improve and customize our content, page layouts and service offerings.
  2. At no event we will sell, rent, trade, exchange or share in any other way any personal identification information of our Users. User profiles on the Site are private and not accessible from the Internet.
  3. We may share certain aggregated information based on analysis of Collected Information with our partners, customers, advertisers or potential Users.
  4. We may use your Collected Information to execute marketing campaigns, promotions or advertising messages on behalf of third parties; however, in these circumstances, your Collected Information will not be disclosed to such third parties unless you respond to the marketing, promotion or advertising message. Your Collected Information may be transferred, stored, used and processed outside your home jurisdiction. In case of a merger with or transfer of business to another business entity, we will transfer your Collected Information to the entity which acquires the business (Should such a combination occur, we will require that the new combined entity follow this Privacy Policy with respect to your Collected Information).

Use of Individual and Business information: We may use this Information to provide services/products that you request or to contact you regarding additional services about which WPC.Asia determines that you might be interested. Specifically, we may use your email address, mailing address, phone number, mobile number or fax number to contact you regarding notices, surveys, product alerts, new service or product offerings and communications relevant to your use of our Site and services. We may generate reports and analysis based on this information for internal analysis, monitoring and marketing decisions.

Use of Publishing Information: All of your Publishing Information if any will be publicly available on the Site and therefore accessible by any internet user. Any Publishing Information that you disclose to WPC.Asia becomes public information and you relinquish any proprietary rights (including but not limited to the rights of confidentiality and copyrights) in such information. You should exercise caution when deciding to include personal or proprietary information in the Publishing Information that you submit to us.

Use of Statistical Information: We use Statistical Information to help diagnose problems with and maintain our computer servers, to manage and enhance our Site and services based on the Site usage data we receive. We may generate and use analytical reports with the purpose of monitoring and marketing decision-making. We may provide such Information in aggregated form to third parties, without disclosure of your personal identification information however.

Disclosure of Information

  1. We reserve the right to disclose your Collected Information to relevant authorities where we have reason to believe that such disclosure is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be infringing or threatening to infringe, or who may otherwise be causing injury to or interference with, the title, rights, interests or property of WPC.Asia, our Users, customers, partners, other web site users or anyone else who could be harmed by such activities.
  2. We also reserve the right to disclose Collected Information in response to a subpoena or other judicial order or when we reasonably believe that such disclosure is required by law, regulation or administrative order of any court, governmental or regulatory authority.
  3. If we have reason to believe that a visitor/user is in breach of these Terms of Use or any other agreement with us, then we reserve the right to make public or otherwise disclose such User's Collected Information in order to pursue our claim or prevent further injury to WPC.Asia or others.
  4. WPC.Asia may disclose your Collected information in case it becomes necessary to defend its juridical rights.

Cookies

We may use "cookies" to store specific information about you and track your visits to our Site. It is not uncommon for websites to use cookies to enhance identification of their users. A "cookie" is a small amount of data that is sent to your browser and stored on your computer's hard drive. A cookie can be sent to your computer's hard drive only if you access our Site using the computer. If you do not de-activate or erase the cookie, each time you use the same computer to access our Site, our web servers will be notified of your visit to our Site and in turn we may have knowledge of your visit and the model of your usage. Generally, we use cookies to identify you and enable us to access your information, so you do not have to re-enter it; gather statistical information about usage by Users; research visiting patters and help target advertisements based on User interests; assist our partners to track User visits to the Site and process orders; and track progress and participation in promotions.

The Site uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States . Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

Security Measures

  1. We employ commercially reasonable security methods to prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy and ensure correct use of information.
  2. No data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be perfectly secured. As a result, while we try to protect your information, no web site or company, including ourselves, can absolutely ensure or guarantee the security of any information you transmit to us and you do so at your own risk.

Advertisers' access to information

Advertisements if any located on the Site can be posted and/or hosted by a third party, advertisers or their agents. These persons can use the information regarding your visits obtained due to common use of Internet-protocols (geographical location, IP, language and other information automatically disclosed by your browser) to place an advertisement of goods and services that might be interest you. Any information collected at the pages owned by third parties is not subject to this Privacy Policy.

Changes to Privacy Policy

Any changes to this Privacy Policy will be communicated through our posting of an amended and renewed Privacy Policy on the Site which will have an immediate effect. You agree that all Collected Information (whether or not collected prior to or after the new policy became effective) will be governed by the latest Privacy Policy come into force. If you do not agree to the new changes in our Privacy Policy, you should contact WPC.Asia in writing or online through contact form and specifically request that WPC.Asia return and/or destroy all copies of all or part of your Collected Information WPC.Asia holds on file.

Limitations of Liability

IN NO EVENT SHALL WPC.ASIA AND ITS AFFILIATES, ITS SUPPLIERS, OR OTHER THIRD PARTIES MENTIONED AT THIS SITE, BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY LIABILITY OR DAMAGES WHATSOEVER INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THOSE RESULTING FROM LOST PROFITS, CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, LOST DATA OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION ARISING OUT OF THE USE, INABILITY TO USE, OR THE RESULTS OF USE OF THIS SITE OR THE INFORMATION CONTAINED IN ANY WEB SITES LINKED TO THIS SITE, OR THE MATERIALS OR INFORMATION CONTAINED AT ANY OR ALL SUCH SITES, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY AND WHETHER OR NOT ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IF THE USE OF THE MATERIALS OR INFORMATION FROM THIS SITE RESULTS IN THE NEED FOR SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION OF EQUIPMENT OR DATA, YOU ASSUME ALL COSTS THEREOF.

Disclaimer

THE MATERIALS PROVIDED AT THIS SITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR OF ANY OTHER NATURE REGARDING THE INFORMATION PRESENTED IN THIS SITE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY.

  1. WPC.Asia further does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of the materials presented at this Site or use of any information or product presented herein.
  2. WPC.Asia may make changes to the materials at this Site, or to the products and prices described in them, at any time without notice.
  3. You must make your own determination as to the suitability, accuracy or completeness of the Information for your own use for any purposes.
  4. The materials at this Site may be out of date, and WPC.Asia makes no commitment to update the materials at this Site.
  5. Information published at this Site may refer to products or services that are not available in your country. Contact us for information regarding the products and services that may be available to you.