Policy for the Processing of Personal Data
It is Essity UK Ltd’s aim that all persons whose personal data is processed by Essity shall at all times feel confident that the person's privacy is respected and that due care is taken regarding his or her personal data.
Essity will comply with national data protection laws that control the collection and use of data relating to individuals (personal data).
Personal data collected
Personal data, including data such as name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, account number with which you provide Essity in order to be personally identified, will be processed by Essity manually as well as by computers.
When ordering a sample or buying a product, some personal data will be requested. Any pending order will be cancelled if you fail to provide us with the requested and accurate information. Information which can but does not have to be provided (optional information) will be accordingly indicated on the Web Page. Regardless of your choice to provide us with this optional information or not, you will still be able to access and purchase from our website.
Purpose of collection and processing of personal data
The personal data provided by you will be processed for the purpose of providing the information and services you request as well as for marketing and sales/product development follow up.
Disclosure of your personal data
Essity may give your personal data to third parties such as a fulfillment house or distributor of our products in order to fulfil your request. On our behalf, they will provide you with the information or products in which you have expressed an interest.
The personal data provided might be exported to business partners located within as well as outside the European Union.
Under the implementing national legislation of the Directive 95/46/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 24 October 1995 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, you have rights of access and rectification in relation to your personal data. Such rights will be adhered to by Essity as far as possible to fulfill all of our legal obligations.
You have the right to object to the processing and disclosure of your personal data. However, this will mean that, in some cases, we will not be able to respond to your inquiry or to process your order. You have the right to request and obtain from us within a reasonable period of time, communication of your personal data undergoing processing and of any available information as to their source as well as the recipients or categories of recipients to whom the data are disclosed, should this be the case.
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If you have any questions regarding our personal data processing, you are welcome to contact us at the address mentioned above.