Privacy Policy


Last Modified: May 11 2018

Who We Are and How this Notice Applies to You
At Pentair, we believe trust is the cornerstone of all relationships. This notice describes the personal information Pentair may collect about you through websites, applications or other means, how we may use and disclose this information, and other related information that is important for you to know.

How We Collect and Retain Your Personal Information
When Pentair collects your personal information, we seek to collect what is relevant, adequate, and not excessive for the purpose it is collected. We may collect, create, and observe personal information about you from a variety of sources, including directly from you, from technology such as cookies, and from third parties. These types of data may include, for example, contact information, communications and payment data, or marketing data. We will keep your personal information for the period necessary to fulfill the purposes described in this Privacy Notice unless a longer retention period is permitted by law.


How We Use Your Personal Information
Pentair may use your personal information to serve you, improve our services, or fulfill the purpose for which you gave us your personal information, such as to carry out a transaction, communicate with you, and run our business operations. Pentair relies on several legal bases, such as your consent or Pentair’s legitimate interests, for using your personal information depending on the circumstances. 


How We Share Your Personal Information
Pentair may share your personal information with other Pentair entities, brands, divisions, and subsidiaries. Pentair may share your personal information with third parties for processing on our behalf, with your consent, or where permitted or required by law. Recipients of personal information may be located outside the country in which the information was collected, including in countries outside the European Economic Area (EEA). In such cases, Pentair takes measures to ensure an appropriate level of data privacy protection. 


Other Uses and Disclosures of Your Personal Information
We also use and disclose your personal information as necessary or appropriate, especially when we have a legal obligation or legitimate interest to do so.


Other Information
We may collect, use and disclose Other Information that does not reveal your specific identity or does not directly relate to an identifiable individual, including: browser and device information, app usage data, and information collected through cookies, pixel tags and other technologies.


Security of Your Personal Information
The security of your personal information is important to us. Pentair has put in place technical and organizational safeguards to protect the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of your personal information.


Accessing and Making Choices About Your Personal Information
You may review, and request corrections to or deletion of your personal information, where applicable, by contacting us using the contact information below. Please notify us of any change to your contact information or other personal information. You may unsubscribe from our promotional e-mails by using the unsubscribe instructions located at the bottom of the message or by contacting us.


Third Party Advertising
We use third-party advertising companies to serve advertisements regarding goods and services that may be of interest to you when you access and use the Services and other websites or online services.


Cross-Border Transfer
Your personal information may be stored and processed in any country where we have facilities or in which we engage service providers, and by using the Services you understand that your information will be transferred to countries outside of your country of residence. For transfers from the EEA to countries not considered adequate by the European Commission, we have put in place adequate measures to protect your personal information.



If you have any questions about this Privacy Notice or our use of your personal information, please contact our data protection officer in Germany:

Dr. Karsten Kinast
Kinast Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH
Hohenzollernring 54
D-50672 Cologne
Germany
phone: +49 (0)221-222 183-0
kinast@kinast-partner.de

The data controller for the EEA is located at:

Pentair plc
An Ireland company having its principle place of business at:
43 London Wall
London, EC2M 5TF
United Kingdom


You can lodge a complaint with a data protection authority for your country or region or where an alleged infringement of applicable data protection law occurs. However, before doing so, we encourage you to contact us directly to give us an opportunity to work directly with you to resolve any concerns about your privacy. If this is the case please contact us at privacy@pentair.com or write to:-

Pentair Management Company
Attn: Global Privacy Office
5500 Wayzata Blvd., Ste. 900
Minneapolis, MN 55416.

 
HOW WE CHANGE AND UPDATE THIS PRIVACY NOTICE
We may update this Privacy Notice. When we do, we will post the current version on this site, and we will revise the version date located at the top of this page. Any changes will become effective when we post the revised Privacy Notice on the Services. Your use of the Services following these changes means that you accept the revised Privacy Notice.