PerkinElmer respects your privacy. We want to make use of personal identification information that you provide to us for purposes of serving you better. "Personal identification information" is information that lets us identify you, such as your email address, name and address. PerkinElmer uses the personal identification information to selectively send you communications that may be of interest to you. PerkinElmer's policy regarding use of your personal identification information supplied to us or collected via your experience at our online web site covers these areas:
1. Notice and Disclosure
In general, you can visit PerkinElmer on the Web without identifying yourself or revealing any personal information. Visitors who register at the site may volunteer information, such as your name, address and email address. If you establish a credit account with PerkinElmer, we collect some additional information, including billing address, credit card number and credit card expiration date and tracking information from checks or money orders.
PerkinElmer will make some personal identification information available to a limited number of PerkinElmer employees or business affiliates for the purpose of improving products and support.
PerkinElmer will not give or sell personal identification information to third parties.
Registrants to PerkinElmer's web site have the choice to opt out of having personal identification information provided in the registration process used for any purpose unrelated to the purpose for which the information was provided to us. Visitors may request to be removed from PerkinElmer's information database. Visitors may choose not to receive informational email messages from PerkinElmer. You can choose to disable the ClickTale service at http://www.clicktale.net/disable.html.
3. Data Accuracy and Updates
The accuracy of your personal identification information is important to PerkinElmer. Registered PerkinElmer web site users can update their personal identification information online or by writing an email message to the PerkinElmer web site administrator.
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