Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy serves to provide you a notice of how your Personally Identifiable Information is being used by (“Website”), an internet website operated by The Salad Lobby, LLC (“The Salad Lobby”), an Oregon corporation. Personally Identifiable Information, as described in U.S. privacy law and information security, is information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context.

Please read our privacy policy carefully to get a clear understanding of how we collect, use, protect or otherwise handle your Personally Identifiable Information on this Website.

What Personal Information We Collect

We collect data from you on this Website in order to

  • facilitate your experience;
  • administer Website features;
  • improve our service to you;
  • communicate with you;
  • process your transactions.

We collect data from you when you visit the Website; enter information in forms (including but not limited to comment forms, email subscription forms, and pdf file download forms); or place an order to purchase a product.

Personally Identifiable Information we collect from you is stored on the server(s) powering the Website.

Personally Identifiable Information we collect and store at this Website is as follows:

  • comment forms: first name, last name, email address, website URL (if you enter it); in addition to the information you enter, we also collect the time and date of your comment and your IP address. If enabled, the Gravatar service, which is governed by its own privacy policy and used to display your profile picture next to your comment, collects an anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) to see if you are using it. Your comment is also checked through Akismet, an automated spam detection service.
  • email subscription and pdf download forms: first name, last name, email address, ZIP code, country
  • shop checkout form: first name, last name, mailing/shipping/billing address, email address, phone number
  • contact form: first name, last name, email address

If you make a purchase at our Website, in addition to data collected at checkout we also store data about your purchase (date, amount, coupon used) in order to communicate with you about your purchase and handle any future transactions.

If you create an account at checkout, we also collect and store data about your account preferences in order for you to be able to manage your account.

If you browse the Shop section of our Website, including individual product pages, we collect and temporarily store information about what products you viewed in order to show you products you’ve recently viewed and suggest other products you may be interested in; location, IP address and browser type in order to estimate taxes and shipping charges; and shipping address in order to estimate shipping before you place an order and to send you the order. We’ll also use cookies to keep track of cart contents while you’re browsing our site.

If you make a purchase, in addition to the information listed above we will ask you to  provide your payment details in order to process the payment for your order, issue refunds, prevent fraud, and any other legal purposes. We do not store your payment information.

If you create an account, we will store your name, address, email and phone number, which will be used to populate the checkout for future orders.

In addition to Personally Identifiable Information, third-party services we use to manage the Website collect anonymized information, including anonymous website analytics and cookies.

We retain your information indicated above for any reasonable period needed for the indicated purposes. We will delete such information upon request following the procedure outlined elsewhere in this Policy. does not knowingly collect information from minors under the age of 18, including and especially those less than 13 years of age. If you are under 18, do not submit any information to If you are a parent, legal guardian, or other concerned person and become aware that we have collected information from a child, including and especially one under 13 years of age, please contact us promptly and we will take immediate steps to delete and remove any such information.

How We Protect Your Information

To maintain the safety of your personal information on the Website we implement a variety of security measures.

The Website uses a number of security products and measures specific to our Content Management System, WordPress, to safeguard it from malicious attacks, viruses, malware, and spam.

Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive information you supply, such as credit card information, is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.

All payments are processed through PayPal and are not stored or processed on the Website’s servers. When processing payments, some of your data will be passed to PayPal, including information required to process or support the payment, such as the purchase total and billing information. Please see the PayPal Privacy Policy for more details.

If you have an account on this Website or have left comments, you can request to receive the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Cookies uses cookies, which are small files that our website transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your web browser, if you allow, that enables our systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.

If you leave a comment on the Website, you may opt in to saving your first name, last name, email address, and website URL, if provided, in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for a period of 1 (one) year.

If you have an account and log in to this Website, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in to your account, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select the “Remember Me” option, your login will persist for two weeks. When you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

We may use cookies to

  • help us remember and process the items in your shopping cart;
  • understand and save your preferences for future visits, which enables us to constantly improve our services to you;
  • keep track of our advertisements;
  • compile aggregate, i.e. non-personalized, data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can improve site experience and tools in the future.

We may also use trusted third-party services that track this information on our behalf.

You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. Since every browser is a little different, look at your browser’s Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.

If you turn cookies off, some features of may be disabled. Some of the features that make your site experience more efficient may not function properly.

However, you will still be able to place orders in the shopping cart.

Third-Party Disclosure

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information.

Third-Party Content and Links

Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third-party products or services on our website. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies.

Articles on this site may include embedded content such as videos, images, articles, etc. Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website. These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

We bear no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these third-party websites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

Affiliate / Advertising Partnerships is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to may also participate in other advertising programs; relevant notices will be posted as updates to this section.

COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)

We do not specifically market to children under the age of 13.

Fair Information Practices

We adhere to Fair Information Practices Principles to comply with US privacy laws and protect your personal information.

In order to be in line with Fair Information Practices we will take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur:

  • We will notify you via email within 1 business day.
  • We will notify you via in-site notification within 1 business day.

We also agree to the Individual Redress Principle, which requires that individuals have the right to legally pursue enforceable rights against data collectors and processors who fail to adhere to the law. This principle requires not only that individuals have enforceable rights against data users, but also that individuals have recourse to courts or government agencies to investigate and/or prosecute non-compliance by data processors.


The CAN-SPAM Act sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives you the right to have emails stopped from being sent to you, and spells out tough penalties for violations.

We collect your email address in order to

  • send you information;
  • respond to your inquiries, requests, or questions;
  • process your orders and to send you information and updates pertaining to your orders;
  • send you additional information related to your purchases or experience at;
  • market to our mailing list or continue to send emails to our clients after the original transaction has occurred.

To be in accordance with CAN SPAM, we agree to

  • not use false or misleading subjects or email addresses;
  • identify relevant messages as advertisement in some reasonable way;
  • include the physical address of our business or site headquarters in every email;
  • monitor third-party email marketing services for compliance, if one is used;
  • allow you to unsubscribe by using the link at the bottom of each email;
  • honor your opt-out/unsubscribe requests quickly.

If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can follow the instructions at the bottom of each email and we will promptly remove you from our list.

EUROPEAN UNION RESIDENTS: General Data Protection Regulation

We have done our best to comply with the General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 (“GDPR”), for whose purposes / The Salad Lobby, LLC collects, stores, controls, processes, and protects the personal data you provide us in ways and for the purposes outlined throughout this Privacy Policy.

You may opt out of our communications at any time either using links or other means provided therein or emailing us. Similarly, you may revoke any permissions you previously gave us to handle your data in ways outlined in this Policy.

You may request a review of the data we have about you at any time by emailing us. Following such review or any other request by you, we will promptly remove and delete any Personally Identifiable Information we have from our systems.

We will not share your data with any third parties.

We will notify you within 1 business day and the relevant European Union authorities within 72 hours of any data breach that may occur in which your data is affected.

CALIFORNIA RESIDENTS: California Online Privacy Protection Act (CalOPPA)

CalOPPA requires commercial websites and online services collecting Personally Identifiable Information from California consumers to post a conspicuous privacy policy stating exactly the information being collected and those individuals or companies with whom it is being shared.

In accordance with CalOPPA, we agree to the following:

  • You can visit our site anonymously.
  • The link to this privacy policy is added to our home page or, at a minimum, on the first significant page after entering our website (in fact, by being in the footer, it is present on every page).
  • Our Privacy Policy link includes the word “Privacy” and can be easily be
    found on the page specified above.

You will be notified of any Privacy Policy changes on this Privacy Policy page.

You can change your personal information:


We may update this Privacy Policy from time to time. Any such updates become effective immediately and the date of the last update will be posted at the bottom of the Policy.

Contacting Us

If you have any questions regarding this Privacy Policy or related matters, you may contact us by mail or email:
c/o The Salad Lobby
PO Box 96181
Portland, OR 97296

Or by email at our contact page.

Last update: September 12, 2018.