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Privacy Policy

This section explains how we use the information we collect about you and the procedures that we have in place to safeguard your privacy.

1. The information we collect and how we use it

We will only collect information which you submit us by e-mail or via the contact form; we will use this only to provide you with information or products directly related to your correspondence with us. We will not keep your details on a mailing list.

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3. How we protect your information

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