Legal/Privacy is a web site property of the American Nuclear Society (ANS). This Web site contains information about nuclear science and nuclear technology.

The names, trademarks, service marks and logos of ANS appearing on this site may not be used in any advertising or affiliation with any product or service, without ANS’s prior written permission.

Web Site Disclaimer

Although this Web site includes links providing direct access to other internet sites, ANS takes no responsibility for the content or information contained on those other sites, and does not exert any editorial or other control over those sites.

ANS is providing information and services on the Internet as a benefit and service in furtherance of its mission and makes no representation about the suitability or accuracy of this information for any specific organization or circumstance.

Under no circumstances shall ANS be liable for any direct, incidental, special, consequential, indirect, or punitive damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials in this site. If you are dissatisfied with any materials in this site or these terms and conditions, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using or visiting this site.

Personal Information

ANS collects personal information only with your explicit consent. On the Web site, this information is collected via sign up forms, questionnaires, event registrations and donation forms.

Aggregate Information

ANS collects aggregate information via IP address and computer settings. This information is not tied to your personal account and is only used to improve the Web site and provide content based on audience preferences.


In compliance with federal regulations, ANS does not accept personal information from users under the age of 13. Parents should supervise children when they engage in activities on this Web site or referenced by this Web site.

Editorial Authority

ANS reserves the right to maintain control over the content of its Web site properties. ANS will not accept Web site submissions that contain content that could be considered discriminatory, offensive, obscene, threatening, harassing, intimidating, or disruptive to any person.

How We Collect the Information


When you register on this Web site, we might store some information on your computer in the form of a “cookie” (i.e. a small piece of text that stores information on your browser in your computers hard drive) or similar file. We do this to analyze the effectiveness of the Web site, make it possible for you to keep track of items you wish to purchase on our Web site, deliver to you content that is specific to your interests, and/or to eliminate the need to re-enter all your registration data at each connection.


We transmit all personal information using Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. SSL encrypts your information during transmission. Credit card information is not stored online.

Information downloaded from the Web site by ANS staff is encrypted over SSL and within a company firewall.

How We Use the Information

ANS uses the information you provide to:

Third Party Access

ANS will only disclose your information to third parties for the following reasons: credit card processing for online giving and online purchases, as required by law or with your explicit consent. ANS will not sell your information.

If You Have Questions About this Privacy Policy

Contact us via

Postal Mail:

Center for Nuclear Science & Technology Information
Attn: Director
555 N. Kensington Ave
La Grange Park, IL  60526

This Privacy Policy Was Last Updated On: February 15, 2013

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