Term of Use
Use of Site
The Site and the Content are protected by U.S. and/or foreign copyright laws, and belong to ESI or its operators, partners, affiliates, contributors or third parties. The copyrights in the Content are owned by ESI or other copyright owners who have authorized their use on the Site. You may not manipulate or alter in any way images or other Content on the Site.
You are prohibited from using any of the marks or logos appearing throughout the Site without permission from the trademark owner, except as permitted by applicable law.
Linking to this Site
Unless specifically authorized by ESI, you may not connect "deep links" to the Site, e.g., create links to this site that bypass the home page or other public parts of the Site. You may not mirror or frame the home page or any other pages of this Site on any other web site or web page.
ESI cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading through the Site will be free of infection by software viruses or other harmful computer code, files or programs.
Limitation of Liability
Disclaimer on Professional Advice
The information available on and through the ESI Web site is presented as a supplement to client reporting provided by ESI. It is NOT intended as a substitute for, the knowledge, skill, and judgment of qualified industry professionals that are otherwise employed in petrochemicals. The information on ESI Web site has been obtained from sources believed to be accurate and reliable. However, ESI makes no warranty as to the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of this information. Information accessed on or through ESI Web site is neither complete nor exhaustive and does not cover all aspect of operations, management and other information typically managed by ESI clients. Information accessed on and through ESI Web site is provided "AS IS" and without warranty, express or implied, including, but not limited to, any implied warranty of merchantability or of fitness for a particular purpose. The information provided on the ESI Web site is provided for general information only.
Correction of Errors and Inaccuracies
The Content may contain typographical errors or other errors or inaccuracies and may not be complete or current. ESI therefore reserves the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions and to change or update the Content at any time without prior notice. ESI does not, however, guarantee that any errors, inaccuracies or omissions will be corrected.
Usage of Content
You agree to use the Site only for lawful purposes. You agree not to take any action that might compromise the security of the Site, render the Site inaccessible to others or otherwise cause damage to the Site or the Content. You agree not to add to, subtract from, or otherwise modify the Content, or to attempt to access any Content that is not intended for you. You agree not to use the Site in any manner that might interfere with the rights of ESI's clients or other third parties. Furthermore, no communications passing through this site may be defamatory, libelous, unlawfully threatening or unlawfully harassing, obscene or contain any viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots or other computer programming routines that are intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or personal information. ESI will take immediate action to prevent violators of this policy from using our site. For any information contained on the ESI site that is attributed to another source, permission to reproduce must be obtained from the original source. Use of any robot, spider, other automatic device, or manual process to monitor or copy the Web site or any of its content and "mirroring" the Web site or any content on any other server is prohibited unless prior permission is obtained from ESI.
Private Area Restriction / Password Security
The public areas of esic2.com (i.e. those areas accessible without signing in to the site) are accessible to all users, regardless of age. However, areas that require sign in prior to access are restricted to ESI clients and their representatives who have agreed to ESI confidentiality terms. If you become an ESI client and thus granted access to the private area of our web site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your user identification and password information, and for restricting access to your computer. You agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your user identification and password.
This Web site (excluding linked sites) is controlled by ESI, which is headquartered in the State of Texas, in the United States of America. It can be accessed from all 50 states, as well as from other locations around the world. Each of these locations have laws that may differ from those of Texas. Therefore, by accessing this Web site both you and ESI agree that the statutes and laws of the State of Texas, without regard to principles of conflicts of law in Texas or elsewhere, shall apply to all matters arising from or relating to use of this Web site. You and ESI also agree and hereby submit to the exclusive personal jurisdiction and venue of the state and/or federal courts located closest in proximity to the ESI office in Woodlands, Texas should any matter arise related to ESI.
If any part of this Agreement is determined by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable, it will not impact any other provision of this Agreement, all of which will remain in full force and effect.
Entire Agreement/No Waiver