Privacy Statement

Introduction

Alberta Beverage Container Recycling Corporation (ABCRC) recognizes the importance of confidentiality and the protection of personal information. ABCRC maintains a privacy policy that explains how we use and protect personal information we hold, whether it relates to our clients, staff, job candidates or third party service providers.

What is personal information?

Personal information means information about an identifiable individual or information that permits an individual to be identified. It does not include business contact information, such as name, title, business address and business telephone number when used for business communications.

Our commitment

ABCRC takes responsibility for maintaining and protecting the personal information under our control. We have a designated Privacy Officer, who is responsible for ensuring that ABCRC complies with its privacy policy and applicable privacy laws. We review our privacy policy and our personal data protection practices periodically to ensure that we are in compliance with applicable legislation.

Information

For more information and to access your personal information, you may write to our Privacy Officer. ABCRC will generally inform you if we are holding personal information about you, as well as details about the personal information. We reserve the right to confirm your identity before complying with any access request. In responding to an access request, we may charge a reasonable copying or retrieval fee, the amount of which we will provide in advance. Access to personal information may be denied if required or authorized by law. If the request for access is denied, ABCRC will provide an explanation of the reasons for the refusal.

You may also challenge the accuracy of personal information about you in our custody and ABCRC will amend personal information where appropriate.

How to contact us

If you wish to request access to personal information about you, request a correction to information about you or have questions about our privacy policy, you may contact our Privacy Officer as follows:

Privacy Officer
Alberta Beverage Container Recycling Corporation
Email: Privacyofficer@abcrc.com
Tel: 403-264-0170
Fax: 403-264-0179

Our website

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