Privacy Policy

Welcome to the Kronos Worldwide, Inc. website located at www.kronos-worldwide.com.  We appreciate your interest in this website.

GENERAL

Kronos respects the privacy of visitors to this web site and encourages you to read this Privacy Policy. This policy describes how we collect, use, disclose, transfer and store information about you.  By accessing, browsing or using this website, you acknowledge that you have read, and understand and agree to the terms and conditions of, this Privacy Policy.  IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THIS PRIVACY POLICY, PLEASE DO NOT ACCESS, BROWSE OR USE THIS WEBSITE.

Kronos Worldwide, Inc. and third parties engaged on behalf of Kronos operate this website.  Kronos Worldwide, Inc. is incorporated in the State of Delaware, United States of America and has principal executive offices in Dallas, Texas, United States of America.

Kronos may revise this Privacy Policy at any time by updating this posting.  You should visit this page from time to time to review the current Privacy Policy.

As used in this website, the term “Kronos” refers to Kronos Worldwide, Inc.  Throughout this website, the terms “we,” “us” and “our” refer to Kronos and its subsidiaries.

LEGAL STRUCTURE OF KRONOS

Kronos has numerous subsidiaries or affiliates.  This website refers to Kronos Worldwide, Inc. and its subsidiaries as a group for convenience and simplicity.  Nothing in this Privacy Policy is intended to override the legal separation of each entity that is a subsidiary or affiliate of ours.  Where local action is contemplated by this policy, responsibility for the action remains with the applicable local entity.

THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT FROM YOU

When you visit this website, the website’s servers automatically gather information that allows the site to communicate with your computer during the visit.  We also track general data, such as your domain name (the site after the @ in your e-mail address), the number of times you visit this website, the name of the web page from which you entered our site, which pages you visit on our site, how much time you spend on each page, the type of browser you use and the date and time of day of your visit.  We use this information to monitor and improve this website.

As a visitor to this website, you may choose to provide us personal information (information that uniquely identifies you, such as your name, mailing address, telephone number or e-mail address) when you request product literature or email notifications, register for online order placement and tracking or contact us through the “Contact Us” page of this website.  When you submit personal information on this site for a specific purpose, we will use your information for that purpose only, unless you otherwise agree or as required by law. We do not distribute or sell your personal information to third parties for the purpose of allowing them to market their products and services to you.

TRANSFERS OF YOUR INFORMATION TO OTHER JURISDICTIONS

When you submit personal information through this website, you understand and agree that this information may be transferred across national boundaries, but among Kronos, its subsidiaries, affiliates and agents.  Such information may be stored and processed in another country that may not provide the same privacy protections that your country provides.  Such transfers may involve the transfer of your personal information from countries within the European Economic Area to countries outside such area.  By submitting data on this website, you explicitly consent to these transfers, including trans-border transmissions of personal information covered by our Safe Harbor Privacy Policy.

If you are located in the European Economic Area, we comply with applicable legal requirements for the protection of personal information transferred to countries outside of such area.  Kronos is certified under the safe harbor privacy framework set forth by the U.S.-EU Safe Harbor Privacy Principles published by the U.S. Department of Commerce.  The principles provide for the adequate protection of personal information transferred from the European Economic Area to the United States of America.  To review our Safe Harbor Privacy Policy click here.

EMAIL

We do not send unsolicited e-mail to you or other visitors to our site.  We use e-mail to respond to e-mail messages from you, to confirm product orders placed online and to engage in other communication that you have authorized or that we have determined necessary to serve you and our customers more effectively.

SHARING OF YOUR INFORMATION WITH THIRD PARTIES

We do not use information collected from this website for direct marketing purposes.  However, we may use the services of third parties to collect or analyze some or all of the information submitted to or collected by this site.  Unless we have your permission or disclosure is required by law, we use the personal information you provide through this website only among us and our agents.

Be aware that there is always a risk that any information you send or receive over the internet may not be secure and may be intercepted by unauthorized parties.

LINKS TO THIRD PARTY WEBSITES

This site may provide hyperlinks to third party websites that may have privacy policies different from this policy. We are not responsible for the activities and practices that take place on third party websites.  We make no representations or warranties about the privacy practices of these third party websites.  Similarly, we cannot be responsible for the policies and practices of any website from which you linked to this website.  We therefore recommend that you read the privacy policy posted on any website through which you access this website or on any website you may access through this website.

CHILDREN

Protecting the privacy of children is especially important. We do not direct this website at, nor do we knowingly collect any personal information from, children under the age of 13.

SENSITIVE INFORMATION

We do not seek any sensitive information from you.  Sensitive information includes a number of types of data relating to race or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious or other similar beliefs, trade union membership, physical or mental health, sexual life or criminal record.  We suggest that you do not provide sensitive information of this nature.

TERMS OF USE

BY USING THIS WEBSITE, YOU ACCEPT AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THIS WEBSITE’S TERMS OF USE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ITS PROVISIONS REGARDING DISCLAIMER, LIMITATION OF LIABILITY, INDEMNIFICATION, GOVERNING LAW AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION.

To review this website’s Terms of Use, click here.

HOW TO CONTACT US

If you are concerned about our use of your personal or sensitive information, or would like to correct, amend or delete information that you have provided to us, you may contact us using the “Contact Us” page on this website.  To view the Contact Us page click here and select “Website Question or Concern” as the department.