Privacy Policy

TonenGeneral Sekiyu K.K., its divisions, affiliates, and subsidiaries (collectively "TonenGeneral") appreciate your interest in our Web site. Your privacy is important and we want you to understand our practices with respect to gathering information from visitors to this site and with respect to the uses we make that information.

1. Information And Uses

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

Privacy concerns focus on Personal Information, that 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 an order form and submit other information to us, you may provide us with Personal Information. We may collect and use that Personal Information to provide you with publications services, etc.

As explained below in the section on DISSEMINATION OF INFORMATION TO THIRD PARTIES, 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.

2. Dissemination of Information to Third Parties

Communicating via the Internet and sending information, products, and services to you by other means necessarily involves your Personal Information passing through or being handled by third-parties, but TonenGeneral does not sell or distribute your Personal Information to third parties for purposes of allowing them to market their products and services to you.

3. Use of Google Analytics and cookies

This website uses Google Analytics for the collection and analysis of access logs. Google Analytics uses cookies to collect access log information, which does not include information that can identify an individual. Collected access log information is managed in accordance with the Google Analytics privacy policy.

Cookies are small text files that are stored in users’ computer hard disks to facilitate interface between our website server and users’ internet browsers. These cookies do not contain personally identifiable information.

Users may block the collection of access log information by changing their browser settings to disable cookies (prevent the storage of cookies). However, disabling cookies may affect some elements of our website’s functionality.

Users may also block Google Analytics tracking by using the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on. This add-on for the Google Analytics JavaScript has been developed by Google Analytics to provide users with the ability to prevent their data from being used by Google Analytics. To opt out, download and install the add-on for your web browser.