privacy and security

Your Privacy & Security  .  .  .


When you visit this site, you can be assured that your privacy will be given the utmost respect, and any personal information provided will be safe guarded by the high-level, stringent Privacy and Security Policies we are committed to providing for AMA web site guests and clients.

Sharing of Information.   We use strict standards of security and confidentiality to safeguard any personal or sensitive information shared with AMA. We limit the collection and use of information to the minimum required to deliver superior services and administer AMA's business. [Detailed information regarding data collection and how it is used is available here]. Only principals and authorized AMA staff trained in the proper handling of personal information are permitted access to mailing lists or client records. We do not sell, rent, lease, lend or share them with outside companies, organizations or affiliates. If AMA engages other companies to provide support services, we will require them to conform to the AMA Privacy Standards published here.

Cookies: What They Are And How They Are Used.   Cookies are small alphanumeric pieces of data that your browser holds in memory or stores in a special file on your hard drive. They are used to help our server remember you while you browse from one link to the next and to improve the quality of your experience when you visit our site. To enjoy the benefits and conveniences of Registered users and AMA members, your browser must be set to accept cookies.

AMA offers secure on line ordering for its technical books and materials engineering coursesOn Line Ordering Information Security.
   We are equally as dedicated to providing guests with a safe, secure on line experience as we are to honoring privacy rights.

It is absolutely essential for us to earn your confidence and trust; we've therefore invested significantly to be able to do this. We have been verified and validated by Comodo, the second largest High Assurance Certification Authority in the world. Comodo, as a fully Web Trust compliant organization, have had their business practices and processes rigorously audited to AICPA (American Institute of Certified Public Accountants) guidelines by an independent, approved auditor, KPMG.

The legitimacy of our business, the ownership of this domain and the ability for us to display the Comodo SSL Seal of Authenticity has been fully validated by Comodo. Only then were we issued the SSL Certificate, which is unique to our company, and the Comodo Icon shown on our order pages can only be displayed on our web site. As it cannot be moved copied or used on any other web site, you can verify what you see on our web site and trust what you see.

Changes In Privacy Policy.   Your use of our web site constitutes your agreement to the policies and procedures set forth in the AMA Privacy and Site Use Policies. If any changes or amendments are made in the future, they will be clearly posted on our site.

Sale Of Our Company.   As with any business venture, the sale of a Company is always an open question. Should Advanced Materials Associates ever be acquired or merged into another organization, all customer information we have collected will be transferred to the new company.

Questions About Our Privacy Pledge & Security Policies.   If you have additional questions about our privacy policies, precautionary security measures, the practices of this Web site, or your dealings with either our Web site or Advanced Materials Associates, please contact us. We are here to help.