Kao Specialties Americas LLC Privacy Policy

Kao Specialties Americas LLC respect personal information ("Personal Information") of all users of this website ("Users"), including names, e-mail addresses, postal addresses, birthdates, telephone numbers and other information including, it applicable, "cookies" that can identify the Users. Kao Specialties Americas LLC will use its reasonable best efforts to meet the commitments under the Privacy Policy and to use its reasonable best efforts to protect and treat all Personal Information appropriately.


1. Collection and Use of Personal Information

Kao Specialties Americas LLC will, in principle, use Personal Information that is submitted by Users only for the purpose disclosed to the Users at the time the Personal Information is collected and/or submitted by the Users. Personal Information, however, may be used for general purposes, such as product research and development and sales promotion conducted by Kao Specialties Americas LLC or its affiliates.

2. Security

Kao Specialties Americas LLC will make its reasonable best efforts to maintain the security of this website and to protect Personal Information from illegal access, leakage and other unauthorized use.

3. Data Sharing and Disclosure

Kao Specialties Americas LLC will not disclose any Personal Information to third parties without prior consent of the relevant Users. However, Kao Specialties Americas LLC may disclose Personal Information to its contractors in order for them to perform services on behalf of Kao Specialties Americas LLC such as delivering contest prizes and premiums and distributing e-mails. In addition, Kao Specialties Americas LLC may disclose Personal Informational when required by law or for other legitimate reasons. Kao Specialties Americas LLC reserves the right to transfer any Personal Information outside the jurisdiction for any of the above mentioned purposes. By providing Personal Information, the Users are deemed to have expressly consented to such transfers.

4. Check and Correction of Personal Information

Should any User wish to check or correct Personal Information and make a request to Kao Specialties Americas LLC to that effect, Kao Specialties Americas LLC will make its reasonable best efforts to respond to the request as promptly as possible. If Kao Specialties Americas LLC provides a system on this website that allows Users to freely access their Personal Information, Users may check or correct their own Personal Information through that system.

5. Amendment of Policy

Kao Specialties Americas LLC will comply with all laws and regulations related to the treatment of Personal Information, and review and revise this Privacy Policy from time to time in accordance with such laws and regulations. Kao Specialties Americas LLC reserves the right to amend this Privacy Policy without prior notice.

6. Responsibility of Users

If a User has a registered user ID for this website , it is the User's responsibility to protect their own user ID and password against any misuse. Kao Specialties Americas LLC shall be held harmless for any and all liability regarding any misuse of user IDs or passwords. Kao Specialties Americas LLC reserves the right to suspend the user ID and password of any User who has registered false Personal Information on this website.

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