PhytoVillage Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how PhytoVillage uses and protects any information that you give PhytoVillage when you use this website. PhytoVillage is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement. PhytoVillage may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 2012-04-01.

What is PhytoVillage About

PhytoVillage is here to help you find and connect to people and things linked to what you like.
PhytoVillage gives a user the opportunity to :

PhytoVillage is about sharing interests with other people. New functionalities may be developed in this way to improve your experience. Depending on those evolutions, PhytoVillage may make your profile visible for other people than those identified as your friends. If you don’t want your profile to be disclosed to others, then you should not use PhytoVillage.

Your friends

PhytoVillage is a private community. New members can only access PhytoVillage if they are invited. On the home page, you van use the invitation widget to invite new friends on the PhytoVillage.

What we collect

We can collect the following information:

Controlling your personal information

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please contact us as soon as possible, at the address mentioned below. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.


We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
Please make sure you keep your password secret if you use a password to connect to PhytoVillage.
As we cannot secure the device you use to connect to PhytoVillage and the whole web network, you should also notice that we cannot guarantee complete security.

What we do with the information we gather

We require information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyze web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyze data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Change in ownership

Should the ownership of PhytoVillage changes in any way, the information collected about you will transfer as part of the transaction and this privacy policy may change.

Canceling your account

Please contact us at the address mentioned below if you want to cancel your account and leave PhytoVillage.

Contact us

Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions, comments, or clarifications of this privacy policy. You can contact us at [email protected]