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Privacy Policy

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PRIVACY POLICY FOR Glentoor Water Conservation
At https://gwc.ie/, accessible from https://gwc.ie/, one of our main priorities is the privacy of our visitors. This Privacy Policy document contains types of information that is collected and recorded by https://gwc.ie/ and how we use it.

If you have additional questions or require more information about our Privacy Policy, do not hesitate to contact us through email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION (GDPR)
We are a Data Controller of your information.

Glentoor Water Conservation legal basis for collecting and using the personal information described in this Privacy Policy depends on the Personal Information we collect and the specific context in which we collect the information:

Glentoor Water Conservation needs to perform a contract with you
You have given Glentoor Water Conservation permission to do so
Processing your personal information is in Glentoor Water Conservation legitimate interests
Glentoor Water Conservation needs to comply with the law
Glentoor Water Conservation will retain your personal information only for as long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy. We will retain and use your information to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our policies.

If you are a resident of the European Economic Area (EEA), you have certain data protection rights. If you wish to be informed what Personal Information we hold about you and if you want it to be removed from our systems, please contact us.

In certain circumstances, you have the following data protection rights:

The right to access, update or to delete the information we have on you.
The right of rectification.
The right to object.
The right of restriction.
The right to data portability
The right to withdraw consent
LOG FILES
https://gwc.ie/ follows a standard procedure of using log files. These files log visitors when they visit websites. All hosting companies do this and a part of hosting services’ analytics. The information collected by log files include internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date and time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. These are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable. The purpose of the information is for analyzing trends, administering the site, tracking users’ movement on the website, and gathering demographic information.

COOKIES AND WEB BEACONS
Like any other website, https://gwc.ie/ uses ‘cookies’. These cookies are used to store information including visitors’ preferences, and the pages on the website that the visitor accessed or visited. The information is used to optimize the users’ experience by customizing our web page content based on visitors’ browser type and/or other information.

GOOGLE DOUBLECLICK DART COOKIE
Google is one of a third-party vendor on our site. It also uses cookies, known as DART cookies, to serve ads to our site visitors based upon their visit to www.website.com and other sites on the internet. However, visitors may choose to decline the use of DART cookies by visiting the Google ad and content network Privacy Policy at the following URL – https://policies.google.com/technologies/ads

PRIVACY POLICIES
You may consult this list to find the Privacy Policy for each of the advertising partners of https://gwc.ie/.

Third-party ad servers or ad networks uses technologies like cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons that are used in their respective advertisements and links that appear on https://gwc.ie/, which are sent directly to users’ browser. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. These technologies are used to measure the effectiveness of their advertising campaigns and/or to personalize the advertising content that you see on websites that you visit.

Note that https://gwc.ie/ has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.

THIRD PARY PRIVACY POLICIES
https://gwc.ie/’s Privacy Policy does not apply to other advertisers or websites. Thus, we are advising you to consult the respective Privacy Policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information. It may include their practices and instructions about how to opt-out of certain options. You may find a complete list of these Privacy Policies and their links here: Privacy Policy Links.

You can choose to disable cookies through your individual browser options. To know more detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers, it can be found at the browsers’ respective websites. What Are Cookies?

CHILDREN’S INFORMATION
Another part of our priority is adding protection for children while using the internet. We encourage parents and guardians to observe, participate in, and/or monitor and guide their online activity.

https://gwc.ie/ does not knowingly collect any Personal Identifiable Information from children under the age of 13. If you think that your child provided this kind of information on our website, we strongly encourage you to contact us immediately and we will do our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.

ONLINE PRIVACY POLICY ONLY
This privacy policy (GDPR Privacy Policy created at GDPRPrivacyPolicy.net) applies only to our online activities and is valid for visitors to our website with regards to the information that they shared and/or collect in https://gwc.ie/. This policy is not applicable to any information collected offline or via channels other than this website.

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Rainwater Harvesting

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What is rainwater harvesting?

Rainwater harvesting is the collection, storage and reuse of rainwater.

USE YOUR RAINWATER TO ITS MAXIMUM POTENTIAL

Properly collected, controlled and distributed, rainwater is a viable and economic way of reducing your water usage and charges. Collected rainwater has a variety of uses to help make a sustainable economy , conserving a natural resource , energy and  reducing our carbon footprint.

Why would you harvest rainwater?

There are multiple benefits of harvesting rainwater:

  • Saving water is saving money.
  • Save a valuable natural resource
  • Energy saving: why treat and pump water to do what rainwater can do, readily available from your roof.
  • Reduce your metered usage thus reducing your bill.

There are many uses for harvested rainwater:

  • Watering your garden {cheap and hosepipe ban exempt}
  • Washing your car, patio, driveway etc.
  • Flushing toilets which consists of an estimated 33% of average household daily use.

Rainwater harvesting is an efficient, effective way of conserving water and reducing costs.

Contact Glentoor Water Conservation to discuss further your requirements and let us help you save.

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CCTV Camera Inspection

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Are you experiencing problems with bad odour, sewer pipes or blocked drains?

If so call Glentoor Water Conservation can assist you today.

Glentoor Water Conservation provide CCTV camera inspections to investigate and determine the source of any problem in drains, sewers, foul water pipes, septic tanks or soak pits

Using specialised CCTV units Glentoor Water Conservation internally inspect the sewer or drains to determine the cause of the problem, be it a partial blockage, odour problem or just a routine inspection.

There are many causes for blocked drains or sewers, some of which include:

  • Build-up of grease, fats and oils.
  • Build-up of silt
  • Pipes bellying due to ground movement or pipes sinking
  • Foreign intrusion, mainly the growth or tree roots causing pipe cracking, compression or complete blockage.
  • Defective rubber seals or joints

There are huge advantages of CCTV inspections including:

  • An internal view of the problem.
  • The exact location can be determined, avoiding unnecessary excavation works
  • The integrity of the whole system can be evaluated.
  • Solution to the problem can be obtained easily using the information at hand.
  • Location of future problems, be it a cracked pipe or defective joint, can be identified and dealt with.

Upon identification Glentoor Water Conservation offer advice on how best to rectify the problem, keeping disruption and cost to a minimum. A full repair service is also provided dealing with all aspects of excavation, repair and reinstatement.

Contact Glentoor Water Conservation today for any enquiries for our CCTV Camera Inspection services

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Did You Know?

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  • A tap leaking one drop of water per second wastes more than 25 litres of water per day, that's over 9,000 litres per year.

  • A five minute shower with a standard shower head uses 100 litres of water.

  • A five minute shower with a low flow shower head uses 35 litres of water.

  • Toilets use over 40% more water than needed.

  • Toilet flushing accounts for 43% of water used in offices and 33% of all water used in the home.

  • The average consumption of water for each domestic customer is 145 litres per day.

  • About 75% of indoor home water use occurs in the bathroom.