Terms & Conditions


Welcome to our website. If you continue to browse and use this website you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which together with our privacy policy govern the Chartered Institution of Wastes Management's (CIWM) relationship with you in relation to this website.
 

The terms "CIWM", "Chartered Institution of Wastes Management", or "CIWM Enterprises Limited" or "us" or "we" refers to the owner of the website whose registered office is 9, Saxon Court, St. Peters Gardens, Marefair, Northampton, NN1 1SX. The term "you" refers to the user or viewer of our website.

The use of this website is subject to the following terms of use:
 

  • The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.
     
  • Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.
     
  • Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.
     
  • This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.
     
  • All trademarks reproduced in this website, which are not the property of, or licensed to the owner/operator, are acknowledged on the website.
     
  • Unauthorised use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.
     
  • From time to time this website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s).

These terms, your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of England and Wales.
 

1. Service Access


Whilst CIWM shall use its reasonable endeavours to ensure that this site is normally available 24 hours a day, CIWM will not be liable if for any reason the site is unavailable at any time or for any period.
Access to this site may be suspended temporarily and without notice in circumstances of system failure, maintenance or repair or for reasons beyond the control of CIWM.


2. Directory Advertisers


You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our site.  You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access this website through your internet connection are aware of these terms, and that they comply with them.
This website may only be used for lawful purposes. You cannot use the website
 

  • For any unlawful purpose;
     
  • To promote any illegal activity, violence and sexually explicit material
     
  • To promote any form of discrimination
     
  • To harm, threaten, defame abuse or harass another person
     
  • In a way that invades someone's privacy or is (in our reasonable opinion) offensive or unacceptable
     
  • To create, check, confirm, update or amend someone else's databases, records, directories, customer lists, mailing or prospecting lists;
     
  • To provide any kind of customer lists or commercial information service;
     
  • As a source of material or contact data for any kind of marketing activity;
     
  • To tamper with, update or change any part of the website, other than your own records;
     
  • In a way that affects how the directory is run;
     
  • In a manner that causes an unreasonably large burden on the websites technical infrastructure as determined by us; or
     
  • using any automated means to monitor or copy the website or its content, or to interfere with or attempt to interfere with how the website works.
     
Providing material to the CIWM Business Directory
 

After posting your material to the website, you continue to own that material, and you continue to have the right to use your material in any way you choose.

Please choose carefully any information you post on the website, as it will be available for public viewing. By providing any material to the website you confirm that:

 

  • Your material is your own original work or you are authorised to provide it to the website;
     
  • Your material is not defamatory (that is, it does not damage someone's good reputation), does not take away or affect any other person's privacy rights, copyright, contract rights or any other rights, and does not otherwise break any laws of England and Wales, or any other jurisdiction; and
     
  • That you have the right to give us permission to use it for the purposes specified above.
     

You acknowledge that we do not have a duty to publish any material you have provided. We have the right to:
 

  • reject or refuse to post any material you have provided;
     
  • remove any material from the website, whether or not the material goes against any of these conditions; or
     
  • restrict, suspend or stop your access to all or any part of the website at any time.


We will usually display your name with your material on the website, unless you ask us not to (as long as it is possible to do this). We may need to contact you for administrative purposes or to make checks on your material. For full details of when and how we may contact you, please see our Privacy Policy.

If you do not want to grant us the permission set out above on these terms, please do not provide any material to the website.
 

Listing on the CIWM Business Directory
 

The prices and the terms of payment for a listing and entry in the CIWM Business Directory are displayed at all times on this website, on the “Pricing” page.

Directory Advertisers can cancel their subscription at any time by contacting us, with termination taking effect from the end of the validity period covered by the last annual payment made. For instances where a subscriber requires a listing to be removed immediately, please contact us. No refunds will be given for any remaining subscription period.


3. General Public


Any dealings you make with Directory Advertisers, Companies or any entity whatsoever found through this Directory are solely between you and the said Company, Partnership or entity. You agree that we will not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of such dealings or as the result of the presence of a listing on this Service.
 

4. Copyright – for both CIWM and Directory Advertisers
 

Licence


Unless otherwise stated, the copyright and other intellectual property rights in all material on this site, including photographs and graphical images, and the organisation and layout of the site is owned by CIWM.

You are permitted to access, print and download extracts from this site or emails on the following basis:

  • use of all material on this site/emails is for information. Any copies of these pages saved to disk or to any storage medium may only be used for subsequent viewing purposes or to print extracts for personal use;
     
  • no material on this site/emails are modified in any way;
     
  •  no graphics on this site/emails are used separate from accompanying text; and
     
  • the CIWM copyright notice and this permission notice appear in all copies.


No part of this site may be reproduced or stored in any other web site or included in any public or private electronic retrieval system or service without CIWM's prior written permission.

Any rights not expressly granted in these terms are reserved.

CIWM respects the intellectual property of others. You must acknowledge the copyrights of other parties as and when appropriate.


5. Liability


The information contained on this site or in emails is for general guidance only. You should neither act, nor refrain from action, on the basis of any such information. You should take, as and where appropriate, relevant professional advice on your particular circumstances because the application of laws and regulations will vary depending on particular circumstances and because laws and regulations undergo frequent change.

Whilst CIWM shall use its reasonable endeavours to ensure that the information on this site and in emails is correct, CIWM shall not to the maximum extent allowed by applicable law be liable for any loss or damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of business or loss of profits) arising in contract, tort or otherwise from the use of or inability to use this site, or any information contained in it, or from any action or decision taken as a result of using this site or any such information.

Part of this site or emails may contain material submitted to CIWM by third parties (including CIWM members). Third parties are responsible for ensuring that material submitted for inclusion on this site complies with international and national law. CIWM will not be responsible for any error, omission or inaccuracy in the material submitted by third parties and reserves the right to omit, suspend or change the position of any material submitted. Any arrangements made between you and any third party named on this site/emails are at your sole risk and responsibility.

CIWM accepts no responsibility for the availability or content on any site to which a hypertext link from this site/emails exists. The links are provided on an "as is" basis and CIWM makes no warranty, express or implied, for the information provided within them.


6. Indemnity


You agree to indemnify and hold The CIWM Business Directory, CIWM and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, co-branders or other partners, and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable legal fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of sites, information, records or any other material you submit, or make available through the Service, your use of the Service, your connection to the Service, your violation of the Terms and Conditions, or your violation of any rights of another party.


7. Disclaimer of Warranties


You expressly understand and agree that:
 

Your use of the service is at your sole risk. We expressly disclaim all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including, but not limited to the implied warranties of merchant ability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement.

No information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from the CIWM Business Directory or through the service shall create any warranty not expressly stated in the terms and conditions.

 

8. General

 

By accessing any part of this site, or opening emails, you shall be deemed to have accepted these terms in full.

These terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English Law and the courts of England shall have exclusive jurisdiction. We control the website from within the United Kingdom. However, you can get access to the website from other places around the world. Although these places may have different laws from the laws of England and Wales, by using the website you agree that the laws of England and Wales will apply to everything relating to you using the website and you agree to keep to these laws. We have the right to take you to court in the country you live in.

These conditions make up the whole agreement between you and us in how you use the website. If a court decides that a condition is not valid, the rest of the conditions will still apply.