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The National Oilheat Research Alliance respects the privacy of visitors to its family of websites. This statement describes NORA's policy regarding information received about you during your visit to the NORA sites.
The type and amount of information received about you by NORA varies according to how you use the NORA sites. For instance, you may read and download information provided on a NORA site without providing any personally identifiable information. Our Web server will collect your domain name (for example, www.aol.com) and means of entry to the NORA site (for example, via a particular search engine), the date, time and duration of each visit and the NORA site pages visited. NORA collects this information to measure usage, determine efficacy of various promotional programs and make improvements to the site.
You may voluntarily elect to provide personal information through one of several avenues: you request to receive occasional newsletters and announcements by providing us with your e-mail address; you request additional information through our comments section and provide us with an e-mail address so that we can respond to you; you order publications and materials and provide us with your name, address, e-mail address, company affiliation, telephone number, etc.
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Please note, however, that the NORA sites may contain links to other Internet Web sites. NORA is not responsible for the contents or privacy practices of other linked sites.
These Terms and Conditions of Use were last updated on April 13, 2001.