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Sanford Process is the leading technology in the global hard anodizing market.

Legal

I. Privacy Policy

Effective: January 1, 2012

Sanford Process is committed to protecting the privacy of visitors to our web site and will not sell or provide any non-public personal information to anyone without your permission.

Types of Information

Cookies. A Cookie is a randomly generated unique number placed on your computer. It allows us to identify your computer without requiring your disclosure of any Non-Public Personal Information. Cookies make it possible to both store and retrieve information through your internet browser. A Cookie itself cannot read information off a hard drive or read Cookie files from other sites.

General Information is information that does not itself reveal your identity. General Information may include, without limitation: generic business type; SIC code; information derived from publicly available databases (such as Dun and Bradstreet); user behavior on our Web site; and aggregated generic information.

Non-Public Personal Information is any non-public information you provide to us or our Partners that is proprietary or identifies or can be used to identify, contact, or locate you or someone at your business. Non-Public Personal Information may include, without limitation: name; address; phone number; e-mail address; credit card number; account information; voting behavior; spending patterns; and individual tastes and preferences.

Partners are individuals or entities we engage to help us carry out our mission.

What Information We Collect

Sanford Process collects general information and non-public personal information.

How We Collect Our Information

Sanford Process collects our general information through the use of cookies and server-based tracking systems to view the usage of the website.

Non-public personal information is collected through registration or contact forms on this site and will never be used for any purpose other than internal use or by our partners unless the registrant chooses to be added to mailing lists (this is a choice made by the registrant on the Registration form).

Privacy Policy Changes

Any changes to this privacy policy will be posted here and unless otherwise noted on our website.

Changing Your Non-Public Personal Information

Sanford Process provides you with the opportunity to change your non-public personal information online for all registration information. Please contact Sanford Process to change any non-public personal information provided to us through a contact form.

If you have any questions or concerns about any privacy issues, please contact us.

II. STANDARD TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SALE OF SERVICES

  1. Orders will be accepted at prices quoted until the expiration date stated on the quotation. Thereafter prices are subject to change.
  2. In special or experimental processing and finishing or salvage processing, our charges are not contingent upon the success of the work or the benefit derived there from by customer, and all charges shall be due and payable in any event.
  3. We assume no liability for any loss of or damage to merchandise or material while in transit to or from our factory, whether in trucks or vehicles owned by the customer or any third person action on the customer’s behalf, or for any loss of or damage to said merchandise or materials while the same are in other than our possession, and for any cause whatsoever, including, but not limited to theft, fire, casualty, or act of god.
  4. We warrant that processing and finishing shall meet customer’s specifications supplied in writing with the order, provided customer supplies Seller with the required information and same is attached and made a part of the written shipping documents and is part of the acceptance by this company of the customer’s order.  When customer specifies methods and procedures to be followed, we shall comply whether or not the desired result is indicated.  We assume no responsibility for the correctness of such methods and procedures or the result when they are followed.  It is the responsibility of the customer to provide specific alloy information. We do not warrant the material furnished by customer is suitable or fit for processing and finishing. See attached complete warranty.
  5. No claim for shortage in weight or count or effect in quality, whether latent or patent will be allowed unless presented in writing by certified mail within three (3) working days after receipt of material by the customer or the customer’s consignee to whom it is delivered, the customer hereby expressly assuming the risk of discovering such shortage or defect within such time.
  6. Customer agrees to indemnify us and hold us harmless, including our employees, from any and all liability, loss, damage, and cost including attorney fees incurred by us or our employees as a result of any claim made or suit commenced against us or our employees, from any injury to persons or damage to property, of any nature, caused by the use of merchandise or material upon or to which processing or finishing was performed by us.
  7. Deliveries made by us within ten (10) days of the time specified shall be deemed in full compliance with our agreement.  It is agreed that we shall have the right to make partial or installment deliveries, for which the customer shall pay at the contract price.  Defective delivery or non-delivery with the respect to any installment or partial delivery under this contract shall be a severable breach and shall not give the purchaser the right to treat the entire contract as breached. 
  8. All customers’ merchandise in our possession shall be subject to a general lien for all monies owing by the customer to us, whether or not due or payable, and whether or not such monies are owing for work, labor, or services rendered or materials or equipment used in connection with such merchandise. 
  9. Special tools, racks and fixtures required for the performance of the work described herein designated and built by us shall be and remain our property whether or not customer is charged for time and/or material in connection therewith.
  10. During storage and transportation of customer’s material, customer’s containers used for delivery to us shall be used and any change damage resulting from the use of such containers shall be at the customer’s risk.  Should customer desire other packaging or containers, we will charge for material and handling and will provide such service upon receipt of written order.
  11. We assume no responsibility for defective plating or other finish on materials or merchandise previously plated or finished by others.  Such detective merchandise will be returned to customer for refinishing or, at our option, stripped and refinished in our plant at customer’s expense.

The provisions hereof constitute the entire agreement between the parties.  Any changes, alterations, waivers or modifications with respect either as to the job performed or the terms of sale or any attempt by customer to vary in any degree any of the terms of this statement or the offering quote are hereby objected to and rejected, but such proposals shall not operate as a rejection of this offer unless such variances are in the terms of the warranty, description, quantity, price or delivery schedule of the services.  Such acceptance shall be deemed to be on the express terms contained herein and without the objected to or rejected changes.  In order for any changes, alterations, waivers or modifications of matters objected to or rejected by Seller to be effective, they must be in writing, signed by a duly authorized representative of the company.  These terms and conditions shall apply to any order or agreement for the processing of any materials or merchandise.

III. STANDARD TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SALE OF EQUIPMENT & CHEMISTRY

  1. Orders will be accepted at prices quoted until the expiration date stated on the quotation. Thereafter prices are subject to change.
  2. The Company warrants that the Equipment (except as noted below with respect to items included in or with the Equipment that were not manufactured by the Company) purchased by Purchaser under this Agreement will, at the time of initial shipment, be in conformity with the Purchaser’s specifications and free from substantial defects in workmanship and material which would affect the performance of the Equipment.  The Company will, at the Company’s option, repair or replace any Equipment manufactured by the Company that does not conform to this warranty provided the Company is notified of the nonconforming Equipment within twelve (12) months from the initial date of delivery of the Equipment.  Purchaser shall notify the Company in writing of any such defects and obtain the Company’s approval before returning any Equipment.  Purchaser shall assume all responsibility and expense for removal, reinstallation, and freight in connection with the foregoing.  The same obligations and conditions shall extend to replacement parts furnished by Company hereunder.  The Company shall have the right of disposal of any Equipment or parts replaced by it.  The warranty provided herein shall be void in the event (1)  the Equipment fails, malfunctions or is damaged as a result of improper handling, installation, operation, maintenance, removal, modification or repair by Purchaser or a third party on behalf of Purchaser; or (2) the Equipment is accidentally damaged, subject to abuse or improper use; or (3) the Equipment is altered or damaged such that the Company is unable to verify the defect with its normal test equipment. The warranty does not cover replacement of fuses, pilot lamps, and other normally expendable items.   This warranty is extended only to the original Purchaser of the Equipment, whose name appears below, and is not offered to and will not be honored for any subsequent owner, user, or transferee of the Equipment, without prior written agreement by the Company.
  3. The Company warrants that all Chemistry is in conformity with the material specification at that time of shipment.

Warranty Disclaimer.  ANY OTHER PROVISION OF THIS AGREEMENT TO THE CONTRARY NOTWITHSTANDING, EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY SET FORTH ABOVE, THERE ARE NO WARRANTIES EXPRESS OR IMPLIED OR ANY AFFIRMATION OF FACT OR REPRESENTATION INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICUALR PURPOSE.  THE FOREGOING SHALL CONSTITUTE PURCHASER’S SOLE RIGHT AND REMEDY UNDER THIS AGREEMENT WITH RESPECT TO EQUIPMENT.  ANY SEPARATELY LISTED ITEM OF THE EQUIPMENT WHICH IS NOT MANUFACTURED BY THE COMPANY IS NOT WARRANTED BY THE COMPANY, and shall be covered only by the express warranty, if any, of the manufacturer thereof.

IV. Web Site Disclaimer

Information on this website is intended for general information purposes only, and requires your own evaluation from which specific claims should be made. Further, our information should not be construed as our opinion, advice, recommendation, endorsement or conclusion on specific materials, designs, mechanical finishing’s, processes or procedures applicable to your products or business except in the most general sense.  All information contained on the website is provided on an “as is” basis and we do not warrant or assume any legal liability or responsibility for the completeness, or usefulness of any information contained on the website or the actual performance of your end products.  You assume total responsibility and risk for use and implementation of the information contained herein into your end products and the actual performance of your end products.