Privacy Policy
Absolute Process Instruments, Inc. (API) is committed to protecting your privacy. This Statement of Privacy applies to API web sites and governs data collection and usage at all API sites; it does not apply to other products or services. Please read the API Statement of Privacy. API is a general audience web site, intended for users of all ages. Personal information of all users is collected, used, and disclosed as described in this Statement of Privacy.
Collection of your Personal Information

API collects personal information, such as your e-mail address, name, address, telephone number, and fax number. API does not collect any information about your computer hardware and software nor does API collect sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations.

API encourages you to review the privacy statements of web sites you choose to link to from API so that you can understand how those Web sites collect, use and share your information. We are not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on web sites outside of the API web sites.

Use of your Personal Information
API and its representatives and distributors collect and use your personal information to process product orders and deliver the products requested. It is possible that API and its representatives and distributors may also use personal information to inform you of other products or services available from API and its affiliates. We will only provide those companies the personal information they need to deliver the service. They are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information and are prohibited from using that information for any other purpose.

API may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

API does not sell, rent, or lease its customer lists to third parties.

API may access and/or disclose your personal information if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on API; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of API, including its web sites; or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of API or the public.

Personal information may be stored and processed in the United States or any other country in which API or its affiliates, subsidiaries or agents maintain facilities, and by using this site, you consent to any such transfer of information outside of your country. API abides by the safe harbor framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of data from the European Union.
Control your Personal Information
API offers its customers choices for the collection, use and sharing of personal information. You may notify us of your preferences by emailing info@api-usa.com or call our Customer Service Department at 800-942-0315. Please be sure to provide complete account information so we can identify you in our records.

You may also stop the delivery of future promotional e-mail from API by responding directly to any email you receive with a request to remove you from the mailing list.
Security of your Personal Information
API is committed to protecting the security of your personal information. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. For example, we store the personal information you provide on computer systems located in controlled facilities with limited access and we do not transmit highly confidential information (such as a credit card number) over the Internet.
Changes to this Statement
API will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company policy and customer feedback. If there are material changes to this Statement or in how API will use your personal information, API will prominently post such changes prior to implementing the change. API encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how API is protecting your information.