This website is owned and operated by Aqueous Solutions LLC (or "Aqueous"). Assuring your privacy is a primary concern. Because we gather certain types of information about our users, we feel you should fully understand our policy and the terms and conditions surrounding the capture and use of that information.
This privacy statement discloses what information we gather and how we use it. In short, we do not sell, rent, or lend the information you provide when you visit this site. When you apply to download the free GWB Student Edition, however, we reserve the right to share the information you submit with the Student Edition sponsors, as described below.
Aqueous gathers two types of information about users:
Aqueous gathers user information in the following free services that require some type of voluntary submission of personal information by users:
Consistent with the Federal Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA), we will never knowingly request personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 13 without requesting parental consent.
Aqueous may track user traffic patterns throughout its site. We do not correlate this information with data about individual users.
"Cookies" are temporary text files that contain information about users' visits to a web site. Aqueous does not currently employ cookies on its website.
Aqueous uses any information voluntarily given by our users to fulfill our primary mission of providing geochemical modeling software to users, helping them to apply that software, and keeping users informed about issues that relate to use of the software.
We will not disclose any information about any individual user except to comply with applicable law or valid legal process or to protect the personal safety of our users or the public.
We will not share information about individual users with any third party, except to comply with applicable law or valid legal process or to protect the personal safety of our users or the public.
The free GWB Student Edition is supported by sponsors, who may include professional societies, commercial concerns of interest to geochemists, and other third parties. The information in the previous paragraphs of this Policy notwithstanding, we reserve the right to share with our sponsors the information you submit when you apply for the Student Edition.
We give users options wherever necessary and practical. Such choices include: