statement is designed to help you understand what information we
gather online and what we do with that information.
If you choose to purchase products from our site, you will need
to provide the following information so that we can fulfill your
• Contact phone number(s)
• Shipping address
• E-mail address
• Credit card account information
How We Use Your
We use your personal information to deliver products that you
have ordered, to contact you or the product recipient(s) in the
event of any order or delivery difficulties, for verification
purposes, to respond to your inquiries and to deliver services
and information about our products, promotions or services. If
you no longer wish to receive e-mails or e-mail promotions from
American Filtration, please e-mail us at
and type "unsubscribe" or "remove" in the subject line.
do NOT sell any of the personal information you provide to
complete your order to any third party under any circumstances.
Let us assure you:
• We will not telemarket to you.
• We will never sell your information to others. That's a
• We value your business and respect your privacy.
We understand that many consumers are concerned about security
on the Internet. The webserver for American Filtration is
designed for Internet commerce, and employs industry standard
methods of protecting the security of information sent over the
site. This statement describes the technologies we use and
provides additional information about how we handle your credit
card information. We want you to be able to shop at American
Filtration with confidence. Of course, if you would rather order
products by telephone, you can call us toll free at
strive to protect the security of the information you send to us
while it is en route to our site. All ordering information that
is exchanged between you and us employs Secure Sockets Layer
technology. Secure Sockets Layer, or SSL, is a secure and
encrypted method of communicating between your browser software
and our webserver. SSL is the most common method of secure
communication used on the Internet, and SSL technology is built
into most major browsers. When you place an order with us, the
information is sent to us via this secure, encrypted SSL
connection. A quick method of identifying a secure web page is
to look at the address of the page. Secure pages will usually
appear with an address that starts with "https://"
rather than the standard "http://".
have also been assigned a GeoTrust digital security
certificate which is an independent third party that
authenticates the identity of others on the Internet. By
registering with GeoTrust, we provide you a method of
independently authenticating that the information you're sending
is going to American Filtration.
SSL protects information en route to us and the
certificate confirms our identity, but how the information is handled after it arrives
is every bit as important to maintaining security. Once you are
finished shopping and you have typed in your shipping
information, e-mail address and credit card information, and
you've clicked "Submit Order," your encrypted
information is sent to our server.
are committed to providing a secure, friendly site where
customers can shop without undue concern over security. When we
receive your information, we use commercially reasonable
efforts, including the measures described above, to protect the
security of your information on our systems. However, no data
transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be
guaranteed to be absolutely secure. Therefore, we do not warrant
or ensure the security of any information sent to us online. If
you have any questions, comments or concerns, please contact us
or call us toll free at 1-888-844-5820.