Privacy Policy

Ecospire, pbc (collectively “Ecospire,” “us,” “we” or “our”) is committed to your right to privacy.  Ecospire has prepared this privacy policy statement (“Privacy Policy”) to describe our collection, use, and disclosure of your personal information through the Ecospire web service and its various software platforms (the “Service”).  Ecospire will collect, use, and disclose your personal information as described in this Privacy Policy.

Information Collected

Ecospire may track the following categories of information when a visitor uses the service through Internal and third party tracking code as well as cookies,

  • IP address; and
  • Domain servers; and
  • Type of computer used to access the Service; and
  • Types of web browsers

Ecospire uses Anonymous Data.  Such data does not collect information that identifies you as an individual.  This helps enhance our services and to provide you with innovative services and features.

Third-parties may be used to advertise on our behalf.  They may employ cookies and action tags.  These are also known as single pixel gifs or web beacons.  They are used to measure advertising effectiveness. It is our understanding that any information that these third parties collect via cookies and action tags is completely anonymous. We do not have control over third parties and can not be held responsible for any actions that occur with them.

Some of our services require users to provide information that can identify you as an individual (“Personally Identifiable Information”).   Information may be collected directly by ways such as sign-up forms, or it may be collected by us indirectly by sourcing such data from social networking website accounts (e.g., Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, etc) that users might use to sign-up and login to the Services. Personally Identifiable Information includes:

  • Contact Data (such as first and last name, physical street address, city, state, zip code, phone number and email address); and
  • Questionnaire Data (such as information about your personal life, habits, demographic information, public nickname to be used on the Service, etc…); and
  • Financial Data (such as your credit card number, expiration date, and verification code).

Ecospire is an Internet Marketplace Platform

As part of the Service, you agree to allow other Ecospire users to contact you via the submission of offer to your listing/listings and through the internal Service messaging service.

It is the responsibility of the user to acknowledge and understand that any information, statements and/or content that they post on the Internet will become available to the general public.  Please use caution when disclosing your personal information.

Confidentiality and Security of Contact Data

Except as described in this Privacy Policy, we will not share your Contact Data with third parties, unless such disclosure is necessary (as determined in our sole discretion) to:

  • Comply with a court order or other legal process;
  • Protect the rights, property, and/or safety of Ecospire or any third party; or
  • Enforce the Terms of Use.

We use reasonable measures to keep your information safe and secure. However we can not fully eliminate security risks associated with personal information.

Other Disclosures

We may need to provide your personal information to third party service providers who work on behalf of or with Ecospire. Such service providers do not possess any independent right to share this information (expect pursuant to a legal requirement such as a subpoena or warrant).

In the event that Ecospire assets are acquired by another company, that company will possess the personal information collected by us.  They will assume the rights and obligations regarding your personal information as described in this Privacy Policy.

Security measures are in place to minimize the loss, misuse, destruction and alteration of the information that we receive from you. However, we are not liable to you or to any third-party arising out of any such loss, misuse, destruction, or alternation.

Other Limits to Your Privacy

Links are part of our service.  They may be employed by other third-party web Services (“Linked Web Services”). The privacy practices and content of such Linked Web Services are outside the scope of responsibility and control of Ecospire. We are not responsible for the Privacy Practices or content of other web Services, if you choose to visit other web Services.  It is your responsibility to review those web Services’ Privacy Policies.

Some pages at Ecospire include social plug-in from third-party sites or services. An example of this would be a “Like” button. When uploading such pages, you are also loading content from the related third-party site. That site may request cookies directly from your browser. These interactions are subject to the privacy policy of the third-party site.  It is your responsibility to review those web third-party site’s Privacy Policies. Ecospire is not responsible for the Privacy Practices or content of those other third-party sites.

Updates and Changes to Privacy Policy

We reserve the right, at any time and without warning or notice, to modify, update or add to this Privacy Policy, by posting such update or modification. Any such update or modification will be effective immediately upon posting.

Choice & Control

You may change or correct your Ecospire account information.  You may also remove certain optional information you no longer wish to be publicly visible, such as your full name.

You are required to provide a valid email address. Your username is publicly displayed and connected to your Ecospire activity. Other people can see feedback, ratings, items listed for sale, sold item listings, and comments.

If you have optionally connected your account to an external, third-party application (“App”), such as Facebook. Ecospire may receive some data from such App. You can remove permission for the App by changing your account settings.