Privacy, Service, Terms & Conditions

Welcome to 10xGreener.org, the website and online service of 10 x Greener, a project that is being supported by Friends of the Earth and managed by Topolocus Limited on behalf of the 10 x Greener community and team. If the pilot project is successful, it is hoped that the 10 x Greener Daubeney Road community will take over these responsibilities and any new opportunities.

Service, Terms & Conditions

10 x Greener (facilitated by Topolocus Limited) is collaborating with the Daubeney community to provide and distribute various materials (such as planters, plants and habitat panels) to help make the community greener.

10 x Greener takes no responsibility for the installation, maintenance, care or liability for these materials unless specifically stated.

To be able to distribute any materials, we may need to collect personally identifying information such as an address.

Privacy Policy

10 x Greener knows that you care how information about you is used and shared. This Privacy Policy explains what information of yours will be collected by 10 x Greener when you use our services, how the information will be used, and how you can control the collection, correction and/or deletion of information. We will not use or share your information with anyone except as described in this Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy does not apply to information we collect by other means (including offline) or from other sources.

Information We Collect

User-Provided Information: You provide us information about yourself, such as your name and e-mail address, if you register for a 10xGreener.org (including by “following,” “liking,” linking your account to 10 x Greener, etc., on a third party website or network such as Twitter). If you correspond with us by email, we may retain the content of your email messages, your email address and our responses. We may also retain any messages you send through 10 x Greener. You may provide us information in user content you post to 10 x Greener.

Third Party Services

10 x Greener useses WordPress to organise our community of members, supporters and prospects. You can read more about that company and its features and polices at WordPress.com. When you visit 10xGreener.org, WordPress may send one or more cookies – a small text file containing a string of alphanumeric characters – to your computer that uniquely identifies your browser and lets WordPress help you log in faster and enhance your navigation through 10xGreener.org. A cookie does not collect personal information about you. A persistent cookie remains on your hard drive after you close your browser. Persistent cookies may be used by your browser on subsequent visits to the site. Persistent cookies can be removed by following your web browser’s directions. A session cookie is temporary and disappears after you close your browser. You can reset your web browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, some features of 10xGreener.org may not function properly if the ability to accept cookies is disabled.

10 x Greener uses Google Analytics to help understand use of 10xGreener.org. This service collects the information sent by your browser as part of a web page request, including cookies and your IP address, and their use of it is governed by their Privacy Policy. 10 x Greener may use and direct you to other services such as Google Forms or Mailchimp that also have their own privacy policies.

How We Use Your Information

We use the personal information you submit to operate, maintain, and provide to you the features and functionality of 10xGreener.org.

By providing 10xGreener.org / 10 x Greener your email address (including by “following,” “liking,” linking your account to 10xGreener.org, etc., on a third party website or network), you consent to our using the email address to send you 10xGreener.org-related notices, including any notices required by law, in lieu of communication by postal mail. You also agree that we may send you notifications of activity on 10xGreener.org to the email address you give us, in accordance with any applicable privacy settings. We may use your email address to send you other messages, such as newsletters, changes to features of 10xGreener.org, or other information. If you do not want to receive such email messages, you may opt out at 10xGreener.org’s unsubscribe page at https://10xgreener.org or on any correspondence that you have received.

Following termination or deactivation of your 10xGreener.org account, 10 x Greener may retain your profile information and user content for a reasonable time for archival purposes. Furthermore, 10 x Greener may retain and continue to use indefinitely all information (including user content) contained in your communications to other users or posted to public or semi-public areas of 10xGreener.org after termination or deactivation of your account.

10 x Greener reserves the right, but has no obligation, to monitor the user content you post on 10xGreener.org. We reserve the right to remove any such information or material for any reason or no reason, including without limitation if in our sole opinion such information or material violates, or may violate, any applicable law or to protect or defend our rights or property or those of any third party. 10 x Greener also reserves the right to remove information upon the request of any third party.

How We Share Your Information

Personally Identifiable Information: 10 x Greener will not give, rent or sell your personally identifiable information to others. 10 x Greener may share your personally identifiable information with trusted third parties for the purpose of providing 10 x Greener / 10xGreener.org services to you (for example, one of the 10 x Greener Team such as EcoActive, Hackney Council or Friends of the Earth may need to deliver something to you). If we do this, such third parties’ use of your information will be bound by this Privacy Policy. We may store personal information in locations outside the direct control of 10 x Greener (for instance, on servers or databases co-located with hosting providers such as Google Spreadsheets).

Any personal information or content that you voluntarily disclose for posting to 10xGreener.org, such as user content, becomes available to the public, as controlled by any applicable privacy or website customisation settings. If you remove information that you posted to 10xGreener.org, copies may remain viewable in cached and archived pages, or if other users have copied or saved that information.

Except as otherwise described in this Privacy Policy, 10 x Greener will not disclose personal information to any third party unless required to do so by law or subpoena or if we believe that such action is necessary to (a) conform to the law, comply with legal process served on us or our affiliates, or investigate, prevent, or take action regarding suspected or actual illegal activities; (b) to enforce this policy, take precautions against liability, to investigate and defend ourselves against any third-party claims or allegations, to assist government enforcement agencies, or to protect the security or integrity of our site; and (c) to exercise or protect the rights, property, or personal safety of 10xGreener.org, our users or others.

How We Protect Your Information

10 x Greener cares about the integrity and security of your personal information. We cannot, however, ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to 10 x Greener or guarantee that your information on the service may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of any of our physical, technical, or managerial safeguards. Your privacy settings may also be affected by changes to the functionality of third-party providers, such as social networks. 10 x Greener is not responsible for the functionality or security measures of any third party.

To protect your privacy and security, we take reasonable steps (such as requesting a unique password) to verify your identity before granting you access to your account. You are responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your unique password and account information, and for controlling access to your email communications from 10 x Greener, at all times.

Compromise of Personal Information

In the event that personal information is compromised as a result of a breach of security, 10 x Greener will promptly notify those persons whose personal information has been compromised, in accordance with the notification procedures set forth in this Privacy Policy, or as otherwise required by applicable law.

Your Choices About Your Information

You may, of course, decline to submit personally identifiable information through 10xGreener.org, in which case 10 x Greener may not be able to provide certain services to you. You can review and correct the information about you that 10 x Greener keeps on file by contacting us directly at daniel@10xGreener.org.

Children’s Privacy

Protecting the privacy of young children is especially important. For that reason, 10 x Greener does not knowingly collect or solicit personal information from anyone under the age of 13 or knowingly allow such persons to register for 10xGreener.org accounts. If you are under 13, please do not send any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, or email address. No one under age 13 is allowed to provide any personal information to or on 10xGreener.org. In the event that we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under age 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you believe that we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at daniel@10xGreener.org.

Links to Other Web Sites

We are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from 10xGreener.org, nor the information or content contained therein. Please remember that when you use a link to go from 10xGreener.org to another website, our Privacy Policy is no longer in effect. Your browsing and interaction on any other website, including those that have a link on our website, is subject to that website’s own rules and policies. Please read over those rules and policies before proceeding.

Notification Procedures

It is our policy to provide notifications, whether such notifications are required by law or are for marketing or other business related purposes, to you via email notice, written or hard copy notice, or through conspicuous posting of such notice on 10xGreener.org, as determined by 10 x Greener in its sole discretion. We reserve the right to determine the form and means of providing notifications to you, provided that you may opt out of certain means of notification as described in this Privacy Policy.

Changes to Our Privacy, Service, Terms & Conditions Policies

If we change our privacy policies and procedures, we will post those changes on 10xGreener.org to keep you aware of what information we collect, how we use it and under what circumstances we may disclose it. Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective when they are posted on this page.

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this website, please contact us at daniel@10xGreener.org.