We at Ecoplastile are committed to protecting your privacy. Ecoplastile has adopted data protection policies with respect to your privacy and security. This privacy and security policy statement concerns how Ecoplastile collects and uses your personal information in the framework of Ecoplastile & WasteInsure Program.
If you have questions or comments about this statement or how we treat personal information, you can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at: +256775796781
Responsibility for processing
Purpose of processing
Which data are processed?
Personal information about minors
Legal basis for processing of information
Access to the information
Data processors and transfer of data to other countries
Safeguarding of the information
Consent, governing law, venue
Changes to the declaration
ABOUT ECOPLASTILE & WASTEINSURE SYSTEM(EWS)
Ecoplastile is an Incentive based, infusion of recycling, technology & finance for independent businesses, waste collectors and producers using a phone. Ecoplastile was founded in February 2020 to solve three major challenges of inefficient waste and resource management systems, access to sustainable, affordable housing and high rates of youth unemployment while creating opportunities for marginalized communities. Ecoplastile its propitiatory technology to recycle all kinds of plastic waste (most of which were not recyclable) and construction debris to make timber saving, polymer engineered roofing tiles which are 100% circular.
Wasteinsure use technology to facilitate the recovery of recyclable waste in Africa by employing a decentralized collected model, that allows individuals/businesses get reward in direct cash or points redeemable into airtime, mobile money, pay bills commodity for giving off sorted waste, or hosting collection outlets and/or become independent collectors through our technology enabled solutions (USSD, Mobile and Web App). The platform, brings together the waste producers (individuals or businesses) and waste collectors (mobile field agents- usually existing ones or interested new ones) and brands. Thus we build independent material recovery businesses
RESPONSIBILITY FOR PROCESSING
Ecoplastile’s Chief Technical Officer/ WasteInsure Lead has the formal responsibility for the processing of your personal information.
PURPOSE OF PROCESSING
We will use information about you for any of the following purposes:
Register your corporate entity as a WasteInsure user
Send you information or important updates related to your activities on WasteInsure
Give you suggestions on potential WasteInsure partners/suppliers that you can connect with based on your profile
Send you related news or updates from Ecoplastile
WHICH DATA IS PROCESSED?
In order to use the Ecoplastile website and WasteInsure app, you are required to provide your telephone number which may be registered under your names or email address, which may contain your first and last name, in order to proceed.
We process both personally identifiable information and non-personally identifiable information about you. Personally identifiable information is information that identifies you as an individual. Non-personally identifiable information is information and any other details that do not reveal your personal identity.
PERSONAL INFORMATION ABOUT MINORS
Ecoplastile/WasteInsure does not gather information about your age and does not purposely process information about children under 13 years of age.
LEGAL BASIS FOR PROCESSING OF INFORMATION
The legal basis for the processing of personal information is the consent that you have voluntarily given us when registering to use EWS.
It is voluntary for those using EWS to provide personal information in order to register to become a registered member for full access to the EWS website and app. unless otherwise specified, your consent or agreement to such processing is considered given when you provide the information.
You can withdraw and manage your consent at any time by contacting us. See contact information in the introduction to this declaration.
ACCESS TO THE INFORMATION
To ensure that the processing of information is carried out in a safe manner, only specifically authorized persons at Ecoplastile will have access to the information you provide us. The number of employees with such approval is limited. Access to information is secured by access mechanisms.
We will not disclose, sell, distribute, rent, license, share or pass details or personal information to any third parties other than those who deliver and are contracted to deliver services to us, unless we have your express consent to do so.
DATA PROCESSORS AND TRANSFER OF DATA TO OTHER COUNTRIES
Ecoplastile does not have any external data processors.
Ecoplastile servers are currently located in Uganda. If you are not located in Uganda, we reserve the right to transmit information from the location where you have registered your e-mail address to our servers in Uganda.
If information is transferred within the AU, we will ensure that the AU directives on personal data in computing and country-specific data protection laws are followed. If we pass personal information to third parties located outside the AU, we will ensure that the transfer is in accordance with AU Directive on personal data. If information is transmitted to the United States, we will preferably use Safe Harbor-certified companies.
SAFEGUARDING OF THE INFORMATION
We have established rules and procedures for the protection of personal data and privacy.
When we treat “none personally identifiable information” combined with “personally identifiable information” (for example your name combined with geographical location) the collected information is treated as personally identifiable information.
We shall use all reasonable precautions to ensure that our employees who have access to information about you have adequate information to ensure that they treat such information in accordance with this statement and our obligations under privacy legislation.
You have the right to know how your personal information is processed by an enterprise.
You are entitled to access your own information. If personal information is inaccurate, incomplete or inaccessible, you can ask Ecoplastile to correct the information. See contact information in the introduction to this declaration.
We do not process and store information about you for longer than necessary for the intended purpose, or as required under existing agreements, and not beyond legal limits. We delete personal information when a user gives notice that he/she no longer wishes to use the service. For example, your email address used to send out updates from us is deleted when you unsubscribe. The same is done when we are notified of inactive email addresses.
Ecoplastile may use the information that we collect about you when we have reason to believe that it is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against persons or entities that may harm you, us or others. We may also disclose your information when we believe it is required by law.
CONSENT, GOVERNING LAW, VENUE
This privacy statement applies to all users of our EWS website and app. We require that users agree to comply with the declaration as part of our relationship.
Ecoplastile operates from Uganda and is subject to Ugandan law. You agree that any disputes will be handled by the court in Kampala, in accordance with the laws of Uganda, unless otherwise dictated by mandatory local law.
CHANGES TO THE DECLARATION
Ecoplastile reserves the right to change or update the privacy statement. All changes are valid from the time of being posted, and will include information gathered from that date, as well as existing information held by Ecoplastile. You can find out when these guidelines were last revised by referring to the date given by “last updated” on this page.