Privacy Policy

Effective Date: November 18, 2014

Imtex Membranes Corp. and its related companies Imtex Membranes US Corporation; Imtex International SEZC Ltd.; and Imtex International (Malta) Ltd. (collectively "Imtex") are committed to protecting your personal information. Imtex' Internet Privacy Policy is based on the internationally recognized fair information practices set forth in Canada’s Protection of Personal Information and Electronic Documents Act.

The purpose of this Privacy Statement is to inform you about the types of Personal Information Imtex collects about individuals. It explains how Imtex uses and discloses that information, the choices such individual's have regarding such use and disclosure, and how individuals may correct that information.

From time to time, Imtex may make changes to this Privacy Statement. The Privacy Statement is current as of the “Effective Date” which appears at the top of this page. Imtex will treat Personal Information in a manner consistent with the Privacy Statement under which it was collected and our Privacy Policy, unless Imtex has your consent to treat it differently. This Privacy Statement applies to any information Imtex collects or receives about you, from any source.

What is Personal Information? Back to Top

Personal Information is any information that is identifiable with you. This information may include but is not limited to your name, mailing address, phone numbers, email address, identification numbers, credit card numbers, banking information, and creditor information. Personal Information, however, does not include your name, business title or business address and business telephone number in your capacity as an employee of an organization. 

How does Imtex collect your Personal Information? Back to Top

On certain limited occasions, Imtex may collect personal information (e.g. personal information of individuals who apply for employment with us) and on such occasions, Imtex will always collect your Personal Information by fair and lawful means and will obtain your consent to do so or as otherwise permitted by law.

Why Imtex collects your Personal Information Back to Top

Imtex only collects personal information about you if you supply it voluntarily, through contacting Imtex via e-mail or on-line registration 

  • Imtex collects personal information about you if it is required to provide you with a service you have requested. 
  • Imtex may use software that receives and records the Internet Protocol (IP) address of the computer that has contacted our web site for the purposes of gathering website usage statistics only. Imtex makes no attempt to link these addresses with the identity of individuals visiting our site. 
  • Imtex may use "cookies" in special areas of our site that require login or registration. These cookies are used only for the purposes of verifying your login information. 

Imtex does not use cookies to track how our visitors use the site. Collection of any further personal information other than that for reasons outlined above will only occur with your consent. 

How Imtex uses your Personal Information Back to Top

Personal information you supply is not disclosed to anyone except Imtex employees who require said information to complete an indicated function. Imtex uses your personal information in order to provide you with services you have requested, to process online donations or applications for employment, or to provide you with access to a secure area of our site. 

How does Imtex ensure the privacy of your Personal Information when dealing with our Affiliates and Third Parties? Back to Top

Imtex ensures that all of our affiliates and other third parties that are engaged to perform services on our behalf and are provided with Personal Information are required by contract to observe the intent of this Privacy Statement and our Privacy Practices. 

How Imtex keeps and stores your Personal Information Back to Top

Imtex does not sell, trade or exchange your personal information with third parties. Imtex will not pass on any of your personal information to other organizations or companies without your consent. Imtex will take reasonable steps to respect the confidentiality of any personal information held by Imtex and will take reasonable steps to ensure the security and accuracy of the information we have about you. 

Imtex may keep a record of your Personal Information, correspondence or comments, in a file specific to you. Imtex will use, disclose or retain your Personal Information for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes for which it was collected and as permitted or required by law. Imtex has established minimum and maximum retention periods and procedures for maintaining and destroying your Personal Information.

How do you know that the Personal Information that Imtex has on you is accurate? Back to Top

Imtex will ensure that your Personal Information is kept as accurate, complete and up-to-date as possible. Imtex will not routinely update your Personal Information, unless such a process is necessary. 

What if the Personal Information Imtex has on you is inaccurate? Back to Top

You can at any time, challenge the accuracy or completeness of the Personal Information Imtex has on you. If you successfully demonstrate that the Personal Information Imtex has on you is inaccurate or incomplete, we will amend the Personal Information as required. Where appropriate, Imtex will transmit the amended information to third parties having access to your Personal Information. 

How you can access and change the Information Imtex keeps about you Back to Top

Your trust is important to us. Imtex will make available to you any specific Personal Information on you that we have collected, used or disclosed, upon your written request, to the extent permitted by law. Imtex will make such information available to you in a form that is generally understandable, including explaining any abbreviations or codes.

What safeguards has Imtex implemented to protect your Personal Information? Back to Top

Imtex has implemented physical, organizational, contractual and technological security measures to protect your Personal Information from loss or theft, unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use or modification. The only employees, who are granted access to your Personal Information, are those with a business ‘need-to-know' or whose duties reasonably require such information. 

How do you contact Imtex regarding access to your Personal Information or our Privacy Practices? Back to Top

All comments, questions, concerns or complaints regarding your Personal Information or our Privacy Practices, should be forwarded to our Privacy Officer as follows.

In writing:

Privacy Officer 
Imtex Membranes Corp.
2596 Dunwin Drive
Mississauga, ON
L5L 1J5