Website Use Statement: The Power of Pistachios is a nutrition awareness campaign sponsored by American Pistachio Growers (APG). Based in Fresno, California, APG is a voluntary association representing pistachio growers throughout the country. Founded in 1980, it is the only voluntary organization representing U.S. pistachio growers' interests. It is governed by an 18-member board elected from a variety of states with the shared goal of increasing national awareness about the nutritional benefits of U.S. grown pistachios.
Upon Your Initial Visit: Our Web server recognizes and records certain non-personal information about visitors, such as browser, Internet service provider and type of operating system. This information is only used for internal review purposes on an aggregate, non-personally identifiable basis.
We do collect the email addresses of those who communicate with us via email and personal information volunteered by you, such as survey information and/or site registrations. The information we collect is for internal review only for the purposes of bettering the Web site and is never given to other parties. This information is only disclosed when legally required to do so, at the request of governmental authorities conducting an investigation, when it is required by law or for the protection of our legal rights.
Ad Servers: At this time, we do not partner with or have special relationships with any ad server companies.
Address and Security: We utilize encryption/security software to safeguard the confidentiality of personal information we collect from unauthorized access or disclosure and accidental loss, alteration or destruction. Our corporate values, ethical standards, policies and practices are committed to the protection of user information. Upon request we offer visitors the ability to have inaccuracies corrected in contact information and communications that the user/visitor has directed to the website. Users can have this information corrected by sending us an email at the above address.
Email; Other Communication: In addition to providing and collecting information, as noted above, if you choose to correspond further with us through email, we may retain the content of your email messages together with your email address and our responses. We provide the same protections for these electronic communications that we employ in the maintenance of information received by mail and telephone. If you direct us to use your postal address, you will only receive the requested information at your postal address. Users who direct us to use their telephone numbers will only receive telephone contact from us. If you do not want to receive email from us in the future, please let us know by sending us an email at the above address.
Section 508 Compliance: APG is committed to supporting web accessibility standards by providing content and information on our website formatted for individuals with disabilities. To achieve this commitment, we will continue to work towards meeting compliance standards with Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act. If the format of any content on our website inhibits your ability to access the information due to an issue with accessibility, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. (APG does not guarantee that web sites we may link to comply with the requirements of Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act.)
Children and Privacy: Our website does not target children under the age of 13. We do not knowingly solicit personal information from children under the age of 13 or send requests for any such personal information.
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