American Disposal Services Inc. may collect personal information like name, telephone number, e-mail address, date of birth, home or business and mailing address when you access certain areas of the American Disposal Services Inc. websites that require registration for certain services, or if you require more information about those services. If you decide to purchase our products or services, our third-party services providers may need to collect certain additional information, like your credit or debit card number and expiration date, bank routing and account number.
Device Information. When you are connected to our services via custom applications (apps), we may collect device-specific information such as your device model, operating system, unique device identifiers, and mobile network information. We may associate your unique device identifier or phone number with information that you may have used to register for certain services or purchase products. Server logs that are maintained by us or by our third-party service providers may contain information about the services that you have used, and your device-specific information. We may also maintain digital communication logs that track information like your phone number, calling-party number, forwarding numbers, time and date of calls, duration of calls, SMS routing information. We may use your device’s IP address or MAC address to track device-event information such as crashes, system activity, hardware settings, browser type, browser language, the date and time of your request and referral URL.
Specialized Information. We may collect and store information (including personal information) locally on your device using mechanisms such as browser web storage (including HTML 5) and application data caches. Certain services may include a unique application number in connection with the installation of apps. This number and information, including, without limitation, operating system type and app version number may be sent to our service providers when you install, update or uninstall apps. We may also collect and process information about your actual location.
At other times, American Disposal Services Inc. may collect information that cannot be used to identify you. For example, we may aggregate non-personal information about you and other customers who visit our websites. Aggregated information will not contain any information that can be linked directly back to you.
American Disposal Services Inc. may also collect additional information from your web browser each time you visit one of our websites. We may collect information about the pages that you visit and the time spent on each web page or area of the Websites, the promotions or advertisements that you click on, and other actions that you take while using our websites. This information may include your Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, the type of browser, the time that your browser was used to access our websites, and the referring web website’s address.
Our Internet service providers may also use other standard web-based technologies to analyze your movements while accessing our websites. The technologies include web “beacons,” “pixel tags,” and “clear gifs.” These technologies help us ascertain the effectiveness of our product and service campaigns and marketing programs, allow us to customize the services offered on or through our websites, and help determine the best use for websites content, and product and service offerings. Some of this information, including the IP address, may be stored on our Internet service provider’s server logs, and may be available for extended periods of time.
American Disposal Services Inc. allows you to choose (opt out) whether your personal information is to be disclosed to a non-related third party for purposes other than American Disposal Services-related communications, business or services. For sensitive personal information, e.g., financial information, American Disposal Services Inc. will give individuals the opportunity to explicitly (opt in) consent to the disclosure of the information for a purpose other than the purpose for which it was originally collected or subsequently authorized by the individual. American Disposal Services shall treat sensitive personal information received from an individual the same as the individual would treat it.
At times, American Disposal Services Inc. may use the services of independent companies to provide certain services to you, including, without limitation, website hosting services, credit card processing, product promotions, order processing and shipping services, and visitor surveys. American Disposal Services may share your personal information with the Internet service providers as appropriate under our business models. We do not share personally identifiable information with non-related third parties without your consent, except to the extent necessary to complete your request for products and services offered through the American Disposal Services Inc. websites.
American Disposal Services Inc. may use your personal information to contact you via mail, e-mail, or mobile device in order to give you updates about American Disposal Services’ special events, new services, payment confirmations, current information regarding our products, or other promotions that may be of interest to you. We also use return e-mail addresses to answer the e-mail we receive from you. Your e-mail address will not be shared with non-related third parties for use with their direct marketing programs, other than to comply with US laws. We may also use your IP address, or unique devices identification numbers to help protect American Disposal Services Inc. and our Internet service providers from fraud.
We may also use non-personal aggregate information to improve our websites. For example, our Internet Service providers may report to us that there were a particular number of visitors to a certain area of our websites, or that a certain number of businesses or a certain number of individuals completed our registration forms in particular areas of our websites. Such information may also be used to analyze the effectiveness of our business and advertising models.
If you submit a resume or seek to fulfill other staffing requirements, we will use that information solely in connection with your application for current or future staffing requirements, and we may also share your resume or application information with our business partners or affiliates that have staffing requirements for which you may be qualified.
American Disposal Services Inc. may also disclose your personal information as is necessary to: (a) comply with a subpoena or court order; (b) cooperate with law enforcement or other government agencies; (c) establish or exercise our legal rights; (d) protect the property or safety of our company and employees, contractors, vendors, suppliers, and customers; (e) defend against legal claims; (f) help with internal and external investigations; or (g) as otherwise required by law or permitted by law. We may disclose your information in connection with the sale or merger of an American Disposal Services Inc. company or any transaction that involves the sale or assignment of some or all of our assets.
American Disposal Services Inc. makes reasonable efforts to ensure that our Internet service providers have implemented physical, electronic, and procedural security measures to assist with safeguarding your personal information, and to help protect against unauthorized access and disclosure. Only our authorized personnel and our Internet service providers who perform legitimate business functions for American Disposal Services Inc. are authorized to access your personal information. Notwithstanding our efforts, the Internet has inherent security risks. American Disposal Services Inc. cannot promise, and you should not expect, that your personal information, personal searches, and other communications will always remain secure. You should take care with regard to how you handle and disclose your personal information or any username or password that you are required to use to access services on our Websites.
American Disposal Services’ websites are general audience websites. American Disposal Services’ website content is not directed toward children who are under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children or minors. If American Disposal Services Inc. or its Internet service providers become aware that a child has provided us with personal information without parental consent, that information will be deleted from our databases. If you have questions about personal information that may have been submitted by a child, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We will not share any personal information about you with non-related third-parties for their direct marketing purposes to the extent prohibited by California law, unless you agree otherwise as authorized by your prior written consent.
California residents have the right to request information from us regarding the manner that we may share personal information with affiliated companies and third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To find out what and how we share such information, you may send us an e-mail request at email@example.com or mail a request to: American Disposal Services Inc. PO Box 1326 Centreville, VA 20122 and receive the following information:
The first time that you provide us with registration information through our Websites, you may be offered the opportunity to subscribe to and receive additional information about our products and services. After your first use, you can change your initial choices by contacting our customer service e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. Each commercial e-mail that we send to you will offer you the opportunity to opt-out of continuing to receive such messages. We may take up to 10 business days to process your opt-out requests. In some instances, we may have already shared your information with one of our authorized third parties before you changed your information preferences, and you may briefly continue to receive e-mail even after you have opted out. FTC e-mail compliance guidance allows us to send you transactional and relationship e-mail without offering you the opportunity to opt-out of receiving those types of e-mail. You may also write to us at:
American Disposal Services Inc. Virginia PO Box 1326 Centreville, VA 20122
American Disposal Services Inc. will only process personal information in a way that is compatible with and relevant for the purpose for which it was collected or authorized by you. To the extent necessary for those purposes, American Disposal Services Inc. will take reasonable steps to ensure that personal information is accurate, complete, current and reliable for its intended use.