At Occidental Petroleum Corporation, we recognize and
respect your privacy. Therefore, we provide this Privacy Statement
to inform you of our policy towards collecting and utilizing information
from our users. Please read the Privacy Statement carefully. Occidental
may update the Privacy Statement from time to time, so please check this
site regularly. The Privacy Statement applies only to sites owned
by Occidental and Occidental Petroleum Corporation but not to any third
party sites that may be linked to an Occidental site. Please check
Information Placed on Your Computer
As you visit an Occidental site, certain recognition data
files may be attached to your hard drive. These files are called "cookies"
and are used by Occidental to customize your visit to the site. Cookies
can be erased or blocked from your computer through your web browser. Occidental
may also collect domain names and gather information such as number of
visits, the pages visited, and the average time spent on each page to
patterns throughout the site. This information allows Occidental to
improve the overall content of the site and increase user satisfaction.
Personally Identifiable Information Collection and
At points throughout the site, Occidental allows its users
to submit personal information in order to request data on Occidental or
to sign up for mailing lists. This personally identifiable information includes
first and last name, street address, email address, telephone number, fax
number, and company name. Other points on the web site allow for direct
order of products and ask for a user identification code and password that
may require additional personally identifiable information such as your
mother’s maiden name and social security number. Occidental
uses your personal information only for the purpose for which you provide
it. Occidental does not sell or otherwise distribute personally identifiable
information from its consumers to third parties.
Access to Personal Data
Users who wish to review the personally identifiable information
submitted on the Occidental site can do so by contacting Occidental.
Request for Opt Out or Modification
At your request, Occidental will remove or modify any
information submitted by you, as appropriate, from its database. If
you wish to opt out, please contact Occidental.
Information Shared with Third Parties
As mentioned above, Occidental does not sell or share
personally identifiable information from its users to third parties.
Information from Children
Occidental does not direct its websites towards children. Occidental
does not seek to collect personal information from or about persons under
the age of seventeen.
For your convenience, this site contains links to other
websites, including some sites administered by Occidental or administered
by other companies on behalf of Occidental, as well as to third party and
affiliate sites not maintained by Occidental. Occidental has not reviewed
all of these third party sites, does not control, and is not responsible
for any of these sites or their content. This Privacy Statement does
not apply to these linked websites. Please check each web site for
practices or the content of linked websites that are not administered by
Effective Date and Updates
This Privacy Statement is effective as of July 1, 2004. The
Privacy Statement is subject to change by Occidental at any time. Please
check our Privacy Statement regularly.
If you have any questions about Occidental Privacy Statement, please