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Swine Innovation Porc (SIP) is committed to protecting the online privacy of all users of this website.
Personal information, such as names, user names, phone numbers, email and postal addresses, is collected only when it is provided voluntarily by the user. In such cases, we use the provided information only for specific purposes (i.e. sending information to subscribers to our electronic bulletin).
No personal information provided by users of this website is automatically captured and/or stored. Certain non-personal user information may be collected, such as details regarding internet protocol addresses or the name of the operating systems used, the amount of time the site was accessed, and the nature of the requests made. This site uses cookies, i.e. small pieces of data sent to the user's browser and saved on their hard drive. The information collected is used to improve the users' online experience and to inform SIP about the number of visitors to its website. The only individuals that may access this data are authorized SIP staff and specialized service providers that SIP may use for data analysis.
We advise users that the latest versions of major browsers allow them to not only block the storing of cookies, but also carry out browsing sessions where all session cookies are automatically deleted at the end of a browsing session, regardless of their expected lifetime, thereby providing better protection against tracking. Users now have tools to manage cookies including: 


  • Blocking/disabling third party cookies, i.e. those that are displayed by a site other than the one displaying the main content

  • Creating black lists of the websites for which they have to block cookies

The practices described in this statement on the protection of personal information are specific to SIP’s website. Any links to other organizations that may be found on this website, may apply other criteria and users who visit these sites are advised to review the regulations governing those websites.


Publisher: Swine Innovation Porc, the trade name for the Canadian Swine Research and Development Cluster.

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