Privacy Policy

Regarding Privacy Policy

As part of efforts to ensure that users are able to avail of our services with a sense of security,
Novel Crystal Technology, Inc. (hereinafter referred to as “the Company”) and its affiliates (hereinafter referred to as “group companies”) shall reasonably use information provided by the user for identification purposes, including user name, address, e-mail address, telephone number, fax number, and other information (hereinafter referred to as “personal information”), and by doing so, take appropriate measures to protect personal information, as follows:

  1. The user shall provide/register with the Company and group companies personal information on a voluntary basis. The user may avail of most of the services on this website without providing personal information; however, please understand that some services are available only to users who have provided personal information to the Company and group companies.

  2. In the case that personal information is acquired from the user in writing, the Company and group companies shall expressly state the purpose of use every time they do so, unless the purpose of use is apparent. The Company and group companies shall use personal information acquired directly or indirectly or already in possession within the scope of the following purposes:

  3. a.
    To send new product information via e-mail upon receipt of request
    To send a reply to a product inquiry
    To send out invitations to exhibitions and/or industry events held by the Company and group companies, manage visitor entrance and exit, and send documents requested at the exhibition site
    To grasp access information statistically
    To recruit human resources or contact retired employees
    To contact stockholders and for other business management purposes

    Personal information may be used in connection with order receipt processing as well as other regular business operations and business communications.

  4. Our company and group companies may jointly use personal information provided by customers.

  5. (1)
    Objective of joint use
    To provide information on products and services
    Information for joint use
    Name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, company name, name of department, position, and other information provided, which are in the possession of our company and group companies
    Scope of entities for joint use
    Novel Crystal Technology Inc., Tamura Corporation and Tamura group companies.
    Please refer to TAMURA Global Network for the list of Tamura group companies included in the joint use.
    Entity responsible for personal information management
    Novel Crystal Technology Inc.
  6. Except for the cases stated below, the Company and group companies shall not disclose personal information to any third party without prior agreement from the user.

  7. (1)
    When the Company and group companies commission part of their operations to a third party in order to implement the above purposes of use (As regards the third party, measures shall be taken to carefully manage and prohibit use of personal information for any purpose other than that stipulated in the contract.)
    When the Company and group companies are required to cooperate with the national government or municipal bodies and/or organizations or their consignees in the performance of tasks and/or services as stipulated by law
    When the Company and group companies are required to protect human life, avoid injury, or protect assets and it is difficult to obtain user’s consent
  8. Users who wish to inquire about or delete their personal information may use the inquiry form on this website, and the Company and group companies shall appropriately handle the inquiry.

  9. The Company and group companies shall, from technological and management perspectives, take reasonable and appropriate protective measures to prevent illegal access to, or loss, falsification, and leakage of personal information, and to securely store it. The Company and group companies shall also maintain personal information for the period deemed appropriate and necessary.

  10. The Company and group companies shall not only strictly comply with laws and regulations as well as other relevant rules to protect personal information but also continuously improve management system for the protection of personal information in accordance with changes in the social environment.