Disclosure of Information, Privacy, and Links to Other Sites

Disclosure of Information, Privacy, and Links to Other Sites

This website is maintained by Humanity United in support of KnowTheChain (the Project) and is governed by the Privacy Policy of humanityunited.org. For more information, click here.


This website contains links to other sites that are not owned or controlled by Humanity United. Specifically, leaving this website to visit a listed entity’s website or to visit a website provided under the Resources tab will require you to leave this website. We are not responsible for the use of cookies or the privacy practices or content of such other sites. Please consult the linked sites’ respective terms of use and/or privacy policy for more information. Furthermore, Humanity United is not responsible for a third party’s collection, storage and use of any information you submit while visiting its site.


Legal Notices / Disclaimer

The Project represents the efforts the Business Human Rights Resource Centre (“BHRRC”), Humanity United, Sustainalytics, and, Verité. It does not constitute a joint venture or legal partnership between or among any of these entities and HU, and neither these entities nor third parties may rely on it as a joint venture or legal partnership.


This website, including its content, such as text, graphics, images, and any information or material posted on the site are provided for informational and individual use and educational purposes only.  Visitors to the site are invited to submit suggestions, corrections, or other relevant information which will be considered and evaluated for inclusion.  All information posted in the site is gathered from sources believed to be reliable, but no assurance can be given that this information is accurate, complete, or current.  We do not warrant the accuracy or assume any responsibility for any errors or omissions in the information presented in the site that is used or relied on by users of the site, and under no circumstances shall Humanity United be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special, or consequential damages that result from the use of, or inability to use, the site, whatever the asserted legal basis of the liability.


Humanity United provides links from this website to the websites of other organizations only for informational purposes and/or to facilitate the Project. The links do not imply an endorsement by Humanity United of these other organizations or the content of their Web sites, nor does the provision of a link constitute a license of any kind to you with respect to the content of the linked website. Humanity United may also post material prepared by other organizations and individuals not employed by Humanity United for informational purposes. Humanity United does not necessarily agree with the opinions expressed in such material.


Copyright And Trademark Policies

You acknowledge that this website and all of its current and future content, including, without limitation, content in the form of text, graphics, messages, posts, data, information and other materials (collectively, the “Content”) whether provided by Humanity United or provided by third parties, is protected by copyrights, trademarks, patents, or other proprietary rights and laws. You may only use the Content as expressly set forth in this Policy, which constitutes an agreement. Unauthorized use, copying, reproduction, modification, republishing, uploading, downloading, posting, transmitting, distributing, duplicating or any other misuse of the content is strictly prohibited. Subject to these terms, Humanity United hereby grants you a limited, personal, non-exclusive, non-commercial, revocable, and non-transferable license to access, download, reproduce, reprint and view the Humanity United-owned, text-based Content, for non-commercial purposes, provided that the following copyright notice appears in all copies: “© 2015 Humanity United.” Permission to reproduce these text materials for commercial use must be obtained from Humanity United in writing prior to reproduction. Copyright in photographs, illustrations, artwork, graphic images and other non-text based Content contained in this website is owned by Humanity United or its licensors. These non-text based materials may not be reproduced without the prior written consent of Humanity United and/or the other copyright owners, as applicable, regardless of the intended use. These non-text based materials may not be modified in any way. All requests to use Content or Marks (defined below) of any sort under this Copyright Policy should be directed to info@humanityunited.org.


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Submissions and Corrections Policy

KnowTheChain is committed to ensuring the accuracy of the information on this website and, as stated elsewhere on this website, has conducted a rigorous collection and evaluation process in arriving at the information presented. If you believe that any information contained on this website is inaccurate, please contact us here.