Who we are
Our website address is: https://www.agsedd.org/en/
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help detect spams.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Who we share your data with
We do not sell, lease, or disclose your personal data to third parties. However, some of your data may be shared with Google Adsense, Google Analytics, or Youtube.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
Our contact information
Saint-Constant, Quebec J5A 2R7
How we protect your data
We ensure the integrity and safety of your data on our website. We also protect data from unauthorized access, automatically scan for malware, and automatically block bot attacks. There are additional defense steps taken that cannot be disclosed.
What data breach procedures we have in place
Any data breach discovered will be reported to the proper supervisory authority within 72 hours of becoming aware of it. The report will include the nature and scope of the data breach, our contact information, any potential consequences of the breach, and our intends to address the breach and limit the threat to data subjects.
What third parties we receive data from
We receive data from Google Adsense, Google Analytics, or Youtube.
What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data
We target users for improvement suggestions and advertisements to remind them of the provided services.
Industry regulatory disclosure requirements
We comply with international environmental engineering regulators information disclosure requirements.