Notice

Notice

Notice

Welcome to EPI Environmental Technologies Inc. and its subsidiary companies’ (collectively “EPI”) website or any other publicly accessed website owned and maintained by EPI and linked to this Legal Notice (collectively, the “Website”). EPI maintains the Website for informational purposes and as a service to the Website’s visitors, subject to the following terms and conditions regarding the use of the Website (the “Terms of Use”). If you use the Website, you accept the Terms of Use. If you do not agree to the Terms of Use, then you may not use the Website. EPI reserves the right to modify the Website’ content and the Terms of Use without prior notice.

Terms Not Applicable in the USA

The degradable claims and the term “degradable”, “biodegradable”, or “decomposable” or other like terms contained in this document are not applicable in the United States of America.

Terms of Use

Use of Websites

You may view, download, and print content from the Website subject to the following conditions: a) the content may be used solely for information purposes; b) the content may not be modified or altered in any way; and c) you may not republish, distribute, prepare derivative works, or otherwise use the content other than as expressly permitted by the Terms of Use.

You may not use EPI’s name, any EPI trade-mark or logo, or other proprietary graphic or trade-mark without the express written permission of EPI. You do not acquire any ownership rights or any other intellectual property rights in or to any content in the Website. Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by EPI.

Any statements contained in the Website concerning EPI’s future performance are ‘forward looking statements’ under relevant securities legislation and regulations. There can be no assurance that future results will be achieved and actual results could differ materially from forecasts, estimates and summary information contained in the Website.

Copyright Information

The Website and the content within the Website are the property of EPI and are protected by domestic and international copyright laws. The compilation, organization and display of the content of the Website are the exclusive property of EPI. EPI reserves all rights in the Website and to its contents.

Trade-mark Information

The following marks and logos are trade-marks or registered trade-marks of EPI in the Unites States, Canada and/or other countries, and are the sole and exclusive property of EPI. These marks and logos cannot be used in any manner that is likely to cause confusion, in any manner that may disparage or discredit EPI, or in connection with any wares or services that are not owned, produced, sponsored or endorsed by EPI. All other trade-marks that are not owned by EPI that appear on the Website are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with or connected to EPI.

This list is provided for informational purposes only and may not contain all of EPI’s trade-marks.

, EPI, TDPA, EPIcell, EPIcor, Polycor, EPIpurge, PTA, DCP, NHFR and Enviro are registered trade-marks of EPI. , AGP, ECP, "Totally Degradable Plastic Additives" and "Technology in tune with nature" are trade-marks of EPI.

Third Party Web Sites and Information

The Website may contain hyperlinks to third party websites or access to third party content. EPI does not control, endorse, or guarantee content found on such sites. EPI is not responsible for any content, links, resources, information or services associated with third party websites. You agree that EPI shall not be responsible for any loss or damages that may be associated with your use of third party websites.

Provision of Comments

Unless expressly provided otherwise by EPI, all comments, feedback, information or materials (collectively, the “Comments”) submitted to EPI through or in connection with the Website shall be considered nonconfidential and EPI’s property. Through submission of such Comments to EPI, you agree to a free assignment to EPI of all worldwide rights, title and interest in and to copyright and other intellectual property rights of the Comments. EPI shall be free to use, copy or distribute such Comments on an unrestricted basis without notice and without any payment obligation to you.

Submissions

The Website enables you to post comments and other content to the blog feature of the Website (“Submissions”). EPI believes that the Website facilitates communication, self-expression, freedom of speech, and encourages the healthy exchange of information and viewpoints. EPI respects your ownership of and responsibility for the content you wish to share. You acknowledge and agree that EPI does not and shall not have any obligation to review Submissions, and therefore EPI does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of Submissions and EPI cannot assure that harmful, inaccurate, deceptive, offensive, threatening, defamatory, unlawful or otherwise objectionable Submissions will not appear on the Website. You acknowledge and agree that EPI has the right to monitor and to alter, edit, refuse to post or remove any Submission that you post to the Website, in whole or in part, for any reason or for no reason, in our sole discretion, and you agree that EPI does not have any obligation to use or respond to any Submission. You agree that you shall immediately notify EPI in writing of any objectionable Submissions or other content appearing on the Website.

Accurate Information

In order to make use of certain functionality on the Website, you will need to provide us with certain of your personally identifiable information (“PII”), such as your name and email address. You agree to provide us with accurate, complete and current information at all times. You agree not to allow any third party to access the Website on your behalf. You agree to be responsible for allowing any other person or entity to access the Website on your behalf. You agree to notify EPI immediately if you learn of any unauthorized use of the Website. You agree that EPI has the right to take appropriate administrative and/or legal action, including criminal prosecution, to protect our interests.

Restrictions

By posting a Submission to the Website, you warrant and represent that (i) you own the proprietary rights to such Submission, and (ii) such Submission does and will not infringe any party’s intellectual property, publicity, privacy, or other rights and that such Submission is and will not be defamatory or libelous. Furthermore, you agree not to post or otherwise submit to the Website any Submission that:

  1. is fraudulent;
  2. is designed to interrupt, or destroys or limits the functionality of, any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment or interferes with or disrupts the Website, services connected to the Website, or otherwise interferes with operations or services of this Website in any way;
  3. infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, or other proprietary rights of any party; including the promoting of an illegal or unauthorized copy of another person’s copyrighted work;
  4. is offensive to the Website community or to us, such as content that promotes racism, bigotry, hatred or physical harm of any kind against any group or individual or which harasses or harms, or advocates the harassment or harming of another person;
  5. involves the transmission of "junk mail", "chain letters," or unsolicited mass mailing or "spamming", or solicits PII from other visitors to the Website;
  6. promotes information that is false or misleading, or promotes illegal activities or conduct that is abusive, threatening, obscene, defamatory or libelous;
  7. links to materials or other content, directly or indirectly, to which the user posting such material does not have a right to link or which competes in any manner with the Website or EPI;
  8. violates a person’s rights of publicity and/or privacy; or
  9. violates any applicable local, provincial, state, national, or international law.

You acknowledge that Submissions posted to the Website may be subject to size and usage limitations, and that you are responsible for adhering to such limitations.

Grant of License to Submissions

By posting Submissions to the Website, you automatically grant, and represent and warrant that you have the right to grant to EPI, a non-exclusive, perpetual, irrevocable, assignable, fully paid, royalty free, worldwide license to use, copy, modify, adapt, publish, make, sell, create derivative works of or incorporate into other works such Submissions, derive revenue or other remuneration from, communicate to the public, distribute (through multiple tiers), perform or display such Submissions (in whole or in part) and/or to incorporate such Submissions in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed, and to grant and authorize sublicenses of the foregoing through multiple tiers of , including the right to exercise the copyright, publicity, and any other rights over any of the materials contained in such Submissions for any purpose, including for purposes of advertising and publicity on the Website and elsewhere. No Submissions shall impose any obligation on EPI, whether of attribution or otherwise, and EPI shall not be liable for any use or disclosure of any such Submissions.

Disclaimer

Your use of the Website is at your own risk. Any product, process, composition, apparatus or technology published on the Website may be the subject of intellectual property rights reserved by EPI, and are not licensed hereunder. You must make your own determination of the suitability and completeness for your own use, for the protection of the environment, and for the health and safety of your employees and customers, of EPI’s products, services, technology and the content of the Website. All test and experimental information provided on the Website are typical of average lots. EPI makes no representation that the material in any particular shipment will conform exactly to the values given. All measures and conversions of metric/imperial values are approximate. ALL CONTENT, INFORMATION, SERVICES AND PRODUCTS PROVIDED ON THE WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED FOR INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY AND ON AN "AS IS" BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. EPI AND ITS SUBSIDIARY AND AFFILIATE COMPANIES DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THOSE OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. EPI FURTHER DISCLAIMS ANY LIABILITY IN CONNECTION WITH THE WEBSITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, SERVICES AND PRODUCTS PROVIDED IN THE WEBSITE (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY SUBMISSIONS). YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR THE APPROPRIATENESS OF THE WEBSITE, ITS CONTENT, AND THE INFORMATION, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED BY EPI ON THE WEBSITE FOR YOUR INTENDED APPLICATION AND USE. EPI DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE WEBSITE, ITS CONTENT, OR THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES IT OFFERS ON THE WEBSITE (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY SUBMISSIONS) MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS. IN NO EVENT WILL EPI, ITS SUBSIDIARY AND AFFILIATE COMPANIES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES FOR ANY REASON WHATSOEVER CONNECTED WITH THE USE OF THE WEBSITE. EPI ASSUMES NO LIABILITY AND DOES NOT WARRANT THAT ANY PRODUCT INFORMATION OR CONTENT (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY SUBMISSIONS) CONTAINED IN THE WEBSITE IS ACCURATE, CURRENT, RELIABLE, COMPLETE OR ERROR-FREE.

Applicable Laws

All matters, legal actions or proceedings relating to your access to and use of the Website shall be governed by the laws of British Columbia and the applicable Federal laws of Canada.

Contact

Should you have any questions or concerns regarding the Legal Notice, please contact EPI’s webmaster at info@epi-global.com.