When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, email address, mailing address, credit card information, barcode image or other details to help you with your experience.
We collect information from you when you subscribe to a newsletter, fill out a form, use live chat or enter information on our site.
We may use the information we collect from you when you register, make a purchase, sign up for our newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways:
You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. Since every browser is slightly different, look at your browser's help menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.
If you turn cookies off, some of the features that make your site experience more efficient may not function properly.
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information.
Hydrofarm's sites contain links to other sites that are not owned, maintained, operated, or endorsed by or for Hydrofarm and not subject to the same privacy and other policies. The inclusion of any link to such sites does not imply any recommendation or sponsorship of such sites. You should read the other sites' privacy policies to understand how personal information collected about you is used and protected. Hydrofarm's sites also contain third party technologies that collect non-personally identifiable information from you directly. This includes third-party social media sharing buttons. These third parties might use passive tracking techniques such as cookies or web beacons to collect your information. Hydrofarm does not control these third parties. To learn more about their activities, please visit their websites and privacy policies.
We, along with third-party vendors such as Google, use first-party cookies such as the Google Analytics cookies.
According to CalOPPA, we agree to the following:
You can change your personal information:
We honor Do Not Track signals and do not track, plant cookies, or use advertising when a Do Not Track (DNT) browser mechanism is in place.
When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under the age of 13 years old, the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal Trade Commission, which is the United States' consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule, which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children's privacy and safety online. We do not specifically market to children under the age of 13 years old.
The Fair Information Practices Principles form the backbone of privacy law in the United States and the concepts they include have played a significant role in the development of data protection laws around the globe. Understanding the Fair Information Practice Principles and how they should be implemented is critical in order to comply with the various privacy laws that protect personal information.
In order to be in line with Fair Information Practices we will take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur:
The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and spells out tough penalties for violations.
We collect your email address in order to:
To be in accordance with CAN-SPAM, we agree to do the following:
Hydrofarm's sites are operated from within the United States and its legal jurisdiction. If you are located outside of the United States, please be aware that any information you provide to us will be transferred to the United States and that by using our sites/giving your information, you consent to such transfer and understand that the U.S. may not provide the same level or type of legal protections as do the laws of your country.
From time to time, we may change our privacy policies due to changes in the relevant and applicable legal or regulatory requirements, changes in our business or business practices, or in our attempts to better serve our customers. Notice of any material changes in the manner in which we handle personally identifiable information under this policy will be provided on our sites. Please check our sites periodically for updates. Policy updates shall be effective as of the date the change is posted on our site/sites. By continuing to use our site/sites after we post any changes, you agree to the terms of the updated policy.
2249 South McDowell Ext
Petaluma, California 94954
Last edited on 02-28-2017