Privacy Policy

LKM Recycling Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how LKM Recycling (known as LKM) and its lines of business uses and protects any information that you give us when you use this website.

LKM is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

LKM may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 1st May 2018.

Controlling your personal information

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:

  • whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, look for the box that you can click to indicate that you do not want the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes
  • if you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to us at LKM Recycling, Brooker House, Symmonds Drive, Sittingbourne, Kent. ME10 3SY or emailing us at customercare@lkm.org.uk

We will never sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the General Data Protection Regulation. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to LKM Recycling, Brooker House, Symmonds Drive, Sittingbourne, Kent. ME10 3SY with a payment of £10.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.

Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added, and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

What we may collect by line of business

Line of business à End of Life Vehicles Confidential Shredding Ferrous/ Non-Ferrous Metals Shredder Waste Transfer Skip Hire Weighbridge
Name and Job Title
Organisation  ✓  ✓  ✓  ✓  ✓  ✓  ✓
Address, email and phone number  ✓  ✓  ✓  ✓  ✓  ✓  ✓
Vehicle information such as car registration, make, model  ✓ x  ✓ x x x  ✓
Information to help drivers pick up or drop off materials
Other information relevant to customer surveys and offers taken up
Information required by law such as DVLA information x ✓ For end of life vehicles
History of trading ✓For account holders

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and for the following reasons:

Line of business à End of Life Vehicles Confidential Shredding Ferrous/ Non-Ferrous Metals Shredder Waste Transfer Skip Hire Weighbridge
Internal record keeping
Certificate of destruction x x x
Payment cheques x x x x
Drivers instructions  x
Marketing emails on offers, services & events
Market research by phone or email
Share with third parties x x x x x x x

LKM Recycling

Where to Find Us

LKM Recycling
Brooker House
Symmonds Drive
Sittingbourne
Kent
ME10 3SY

Get in Touch

Get in touch today to discuss any of your waste needs, we offer total waste mangement solutions for your business. Call today on 01795 439393