Privacy Policy

At “Journal of Mines Metals & Fuels”, we take the privacy of the users very seriously. So, we have several checks and measures in places to ensure their data remains protected and safe. This privacy policy outlines how we collect users’ information, why we collect it, how we use it, and what rights you have in regard to your personal information. This is another one of the steps in our commitment to maintain the highest level of transparency with our customers. To that, it also falls in line with our commitment to adhere to the best data protection practices and standards. Before continuing the use of this website, you’re requested to go through this privacy policy. At any time, if and when, you disagree with any of the terms of this privacy policy, you’re kindly requested to leave this website immediately and end any relationship with “Journal of Mines Metals & Fuels”. By continuing, you’re voluntarily providing your complete consent to this privacy policy.
What Information Do We Collect?
We collect a range of information; some are collected automatically without voluntary participation of the users, others the users provide us voluntarily and with full content to our privacy policy, as well as our terms and conditions. When a user registers, they may be asked to provide details like full name, email address, phone number, postal address, product information and more. The details are collected through the registration form, survey form, or via any other mean during any other stage of a user’s interaction with the website.
“Journal of Mines Metals & Fuels” uses cookies. These are small text files that a website sends to a user’s device to record several of their online activities. The information collected is completely automatic and includes IP address, device type, device location, and more. Cookies enable us to improve user experience and deliver them content that they find relevant by enhancing our services and site’s key features. Two things: One, the information collected by cookies cannot be used to identify individual users; so your identity remains secure. Two, you can always disable cookies from your browser’s setting; this, however, may make some parts of the website inaccessible and unfunctional.
What Do We Do With The Collected Information?
The primary purposes why we collect user information, whether collected involuntarily or provided to us by the users voluntarily, is to fulfill users’ requests and enhance our website and product. The collected data helps us keep our site functional, deliver users on their request, deal with customer service requests for internal research, send newsletters and other marketing communication correspondence, send administrative emails, detect and prevent the abuse of the site. Users enjoy complete independence to unsubscribe from our emails. They can do so by clicking on the ‘Unsubscribe’ link that’s there mandatorily at the bottom of every email. Or, they can do so by emailing us directly and communicating their request.
How We Protect The Collected Information?
At “Journal of Mines Metals & Fuels”, we follow international standards to protect the data of our users. We have several technical and administrative measures in place that help us with that. The website is regularly scanned to detect security loopholes and vulnerabilities. The system where data gets stored remains protected, with multiple layers of security walls, with access to only trusted individuals. So, we leave no stone unturned when it comes to protecting user data. However, realistically speaking, even with the best of preparations, in the ever-advancing cyber world, it’s not always 100 percent possible to guard against every threat. While we are always ready to take any security challenge head-on, we bear no guarantee. In case, if ever a situation arises when users’ data is compromised, we are not liable to any form of loss sustained by the users.
Additional Clauses

  • We will never sell users’ personally identifiable information.
  • To deliver our services adequately, as and when needed, we work with third-parties. At times, they may have access to users’ information in order to deliver users on their requests, on our behalf. These companies are highly trusted and well-regulated. In case when you’re engaging with them, your rights remain protected per their privacy policy, as well as terms and conditions. We cannot be held liable for their actions.
  • In exceptional instances, in particular when asked by legal authorities, we may disclose user information based on our best judgment. We would not be accountable to inform the concerned users about this.
  • When representing yourself in open community areas on the site, you’re responsible for your own privacy. Avoid disclosing any information anywhere where it may be accessible by everyone. If not, we cannot be held responsible.
  • If you ever become aware of any unauthorized access to your account, or any security breach with your account or on the website, kindly inform us about it immediately.
  • We may make changes to this privacy policy, as and when needed, which would have immediate effect. Although for the best interest of the users we will notify them about it, we’re not responsible for it and cannot be held accountable for if we don’t. So, you’re asked to keep an eye on this page to always be in the know of such changes to the privacy policy.

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