INTERNATIONAL PAPER’S INTERNET PRIVACY STATEMENT

Effective Date: June 1, 2009 International Paper Company, with its global headquarters located at 6400 Poplar Avenue, Memphis, Tennessee, USA, is committed to safeguarding your privacy online. Please review this statement to understand how we gather personally identifiable information from users of our website and how we use that information.
Use of Cookies
The use of “cookies” is the standard practice on many corporate websites. We use cookies to personalize your visit to our website. A cookie is a small text information file that is sent to your browser by this website and then stored on your hard drive. Cookies do not identify you personally and you will remain anonymous unless you choose to provide International Paper with personally identifiable information. The “Help” section on the toolbars of most web browsers can tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have your browser notify you when new cookies are received and how to disable cookies. If you do not accept cookies you may not be able to make purchases on International Paper websites.
Types of Personal Information We Collect
We collect information from you when you order one of our products. This information may include contact information (such as your name mailing address, email address, telephone number or fax number) and financial information such as credit card number and expiration date. We also collect and store any information that you voluntarily submit to us, such as survey information and/or site registrations. If you identify yourself by sending us an email, we collect and store your email address and any other information provided by you in your email. We will retain your information as long as necessary to fulfill the processes described in this Privacy Statement. Our web servers do not collect email addresses unless you provide them to us. We do, however, collect domain names from the originating connection. We use this information for internal purposes to collect aggregate information about the pages of our website that you and other users access or visit. We use this information for internal purposes, including to measure the number of visitors to the different sections of our website and to help make our website more useful to visitors.
Google Analytics’ Privacy Statement
Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”), is used on this website. Google Analytics uses “cookies” placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties only where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. You can also prevent the data generated by the cookie about your interaction with the website (incl. your IP address) from being conveyed to Google and being processed by Google by downloading and installing a browser plug-in, which is available via the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de To learn more about Google Analytics cookies and or to reject/delete this cookie we refer to the website http://www.google.com/intl/en/privacypolicy.html By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.
How We Use Personally Identifiable Information
We use the personal information we collect from you to process your order, identify you within our systems, contact you if we have questions about your order and notify you about new services or special promotional programs. We may also use the personal information you provide to contact you and/or send you information, including marketing information about our products. If you provide us with your postal address, we may contact you and/or send you information by mail. If you provide us with your telephone number, we may contact you by telephone. We do not make available any information that we collect from you to any organizations or companies other than our subsidiaries, affiliates, our data processors and agents. At times, we may be required by law, litigation or national security to disclose the personal information that you have provided to us. We may also disclose information about you when, in our judgment, we believe it necessary or appropriate to prevent fraud, injury or harm to persons to property, and to protect our rights and the rights of others. International visitors to the International Paper website should be aware that personal information collected on our Web site may be processed in the United States (or any other country in which International Paper or its affiliates, subsidiaries, data processors or agents maintain facilities), where data protection and privacy regulations offer a different level of protection compared to that applying in your country. By using our Web site, you consent to any transfer of information outside your country.
Safe Harbor Privacy Policy
International Paper abides by the Safe Harbor framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce for personal information it receives from European Economic Area countries and Switzerland. For more information, please review the International Paper Safe Harbor Privacy Policy
Confidentiality and Security of Your Personal Information:
International Paper is committed to safeguarding the confidentiality and security of your personal information. We use 18-bit Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology to protect your online order information. SSL technology is a method for concealing information to prevent others from intercepting and reading the data sent from your computer to this Web site. When you enter your credit card information on our website, your personal information and credit card information is encrypted and sent directly to a credit card processor for verification and processing. Changes to this Privacy Statement: From time to time, we may make changes in this Privacy Statement to reflect changes in our business or to serve you better. International Paper will post any such changes to privacy statement on this Web site. Please review this privacy statement periodically to keep yourself informed of any changes. Users of this Web site are bound by the then-current version of this statement.
Opt Out:
If you (1) do not want us to contact you or send you information by email, postal mail and/or telephone; (2) would like to change any of the personal information that you have provided to us; and/or (3) would like us to remove your personal information from our database, please let us know by sending an email to us at the email address listed below in the To Contact Us section.
To Contact Us:
If you have any questions regarding this privacy statement, you may contact us at the following email address: comm@ipaper.com.
Disclaimer:
In addition to the disclaimers set forth in this website’s “Terms and Conditions”, THIS WEB SITE AND THE CONTENT ON THIS WEB SITE ARE PROVIDED BY INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY ON AN "AS IS, AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THIS WEB SITE AND/OR THE CONTENT INCLUDED ON THIS WEB SITE. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR ORDINARY AND/OR PARTICULAR PURPOSES, TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, PERFORMANCE, FUNCTION OR DOCUMENTATION OF THE CONTENT. THIS WEB SITE AND THE CONTENT ARE PROVIDED WITH ALL FAULTS, AND THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO SATISFACTORY QUALITY, PERFORMANCE, ACCURACY AND EFFORT IS WITH YOU. IN ADDITION, INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT ACCESS TO THIS WEB SITE AND THE CONTENT ACCESSIBLE VIA THIS WEB SITE ARE UNINTERRUPTED, ACCURATE, COMPLETE, CURRENT OR ERROR-FREE. FURTHERMORE, INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THIS WEB SITE, THE CONTENT ON THIS WEB SITE AND/OR ITS FILES WILL BE SECURE AND/OR COMPATIBLE WITH YOUR BROWSER OR OTHER WEB SITE-ACCESSING PROGRAM. INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO AND/OR USE OF THIS WEB SITE AND THE CONTENT, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES.