Privacy Policy

This website ("Site") is owned by The Sulphur Institute ("TSI"). The purpose of this Privacy Policy is to inform you about the type of information that TSI collects at this Site, why such information is collected, and how we handle the information that we collect. Your use of this Site constitutes your agreement with this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree with this Privacy Policy, please do not use this Site. Your use of this Site is also subject to our Website Terms and Conditions.

Personal Information Collected

TSI may collect personal information voluntarily provided by you, such as your first and last name, mailing address, e-mail address, phone number, username, or password, to facilitate your use of the Site, allow you to register for e-mail updates and other features, allow you to apply for new membership or renew your membership, and respond to your comments, questions, requests, or complaints. The information requested depends on the feature offered. Your participation in these features and your sharing of your personal information constitutes your agreement to such sharing. You do not need to be a TSI member to use some portions of this Site, but TSI members receive access to additional areas within the Site. While you are under no obligation to provide personal information, you may not be eligible to access certain areas of the Site or participate in certain features without providing such information.

Information Collected Automatically

If you do nothing during your visit but browse through the website, read pages, or download information, we will gather and store certain information about your visit automatically. This information does not identify you personally. We automatically collect and store only the following information about your visit:

The Internet domain (for example, "" if you use a private Internet access account and IP address (an IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you are surfing the Web) from which you access our website;

  • The type of browser and operating system used to access our site;
  • The date and time you access our site;
  • The pages you visit; and
  • If you linked to the our site from another website, the address of that website.

We use this information to help us make our site more useful to visitors — to learn about the number of visitors to our site and the types of technology our visitors use. We do not track or record information about individuals and their visits.

Sharing With Third Parties

TSI may share personal information collected at this Site with select business partners or service providers and agents to fulfill your requests, respond to your questions and comments, provide you with personalized information and updates, maintain and improve the Site, and offer products or services that may be of interest to you. TSI will not otherwise share or sell your personal information without your consent except (i) to safeguard the Site, intellectual property, users, or the rights of third parties, (ii) to investigate violations of our Terms and Conditions, or (iii) as required by law or in response to a court order, subpoena, or legal request.


Users are warned that the Internet is not a secure medium, and any information that you provide may be subject to interception, and you provide such information at your own risk.


TSI reserves the right, in its discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of this Privacy Policy at any time. Any changes to this policy will take effect upon posting, provided that the use of any information previously collected by TSI will continue to be governed by the Privacy Policy in effect at the time the information was collected. Please check back periodically for any changes we may make, as your continued use of this Site following the posting of changes will mean you accept such changes.

Contact Information

The Sulphur Institute
1020 19th Street NW
Suite 520
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: (202) 331-9660
Fax: (202) 293-2940

Effective Date: April 12, 2010

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