Privacy Policy

Privacy Notice


This is the website privacy notice of ABEC Inc. (“ABEC”). ABEC has operations in various countries around the world and our global headquarters are located in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, USA.

ABEC takes your privacy seriously and this website privacy notice is to make visitors to the ABEC website aware of how ABEC collects, uses, manages, and discloses their personal information. The notice also explains how ABEC may use your personal information for direct marketing purposes.

Collection and Use of Personal Information

ABEC collects the following information regarding visitors to our website: domain name, IP address, information regarding what pages are accessed, information volunteered by you, such as survey information, e-mail address, or website registrations and downloads, and your preferred means of communication. ABEC collects and logs this information for statistical, analytics and website trouble-shooting purposes. ABEC uses “session cookies” to assist in navigation of the site, but does not gather or store personal information after you leave the site.

Disclosure of Personal Information

Generally, any personal information that ABEC collects during your website visit will not be disclosed to third parties and will be used only by ABEC. However, in order to improve integrity of the data, to assist in maintaining security over the data, or as requested by law enforcement or courts, some personal information may be required to be disclosed in limited circumstances.

Security and storage

ABEC takes reasonable security measures to protect personal information from loss, unauthorized access, destruction, misuse, modification and disclosure. While ABEC takes measures to treat all personal information in a secure manner and to maintain its integrity, ABEC cannot guarantee secure transmission over the internet. ABEC uses servers globally to store personal information it collects.

Direct marketing

Where ABEC has obtained your contact details (such as your email address) through previous business contact between you and ABEC or where you have signed up to receive email updates from us, we will use your personal information to send email communications to give you the latest information updates about our services and products that may be of interest to you.

Updating this Privacy Notice

This Privacy Notice may be updated from time to time, so we suggest that when you return to the website you carefully read the information provided.

For EU-based visitors to our website

If you are visiting the ABEC website from within the European Union, this website may collect and process certain of your personal data as a data controller for the purposes of EU data protection law. We will use such information for the purposes described above, which is in ABEC’s legitimate business interests, including for direct marketing purposes.

If you choose to contact us by email we may also process some of your personal data and the basis for this processing will depend on the nature of your communication to us. We will retain your data for as long as we deem necessary for these purposes. Please note that ABEC’s website is hosted outside the

European Economic Area (EEA) and that by visiting this website your data may be collected outside the EEA.

Under European data protection law you also have certain rights in relation to your data, which include a right to access, erase, rectify your data or to object to the processing of your data. However, depending on the circumstances these rights may not always be available to you. To make a request or to obtain further information in relation to how ABEC uses your data please contact: info@abec.com.

This privacy notice was last updated July 31, 2018.