Terms and Conditions

PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEBSITE. All users of this site agree that access to and use of this site are subject to the following terms and conditions and other applicable law. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, please do not use this site.


Copyright
The entire content included in this site, including but not limited to text, graphics or code is copyrighted as a collective work under the United States and other copyright laws, and is the property of Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ. The collective work includes works that are licensed to Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ. Copyright 2003, Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. Permission is granted to electronically copy and print hard copy portions of this site for the sole purpose of placing an order with Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ or purchasing Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ products. You may display and, subject to any expressly stated restrictions or limitations relating to specific material, download or print portions of the material from the different areas of the site solely for your own non-commercial use, or to place an order with Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ or to purchase Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ products. Any other use, including but not limited to the reproduction, distribution, display or transmission of the content of this site is strictly prohibited, unless authorized by Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ. You further agree not to change or delete any proprietary notices from materials downloaded from the site.


Trademarks
All trademarks, service marks and trade names of Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ used in the site are trademarks or registered trademarks of Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ


Warranty Disclaimer
This site and the materials and products on this site are provided "as is" and without warranties of any kind, whether express or implied. To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ does not represent or warrant that the functions contained in the site will be uninterrupted or error-free, that the defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes the site available are free of viruses or other harmful components. Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ does not make any warrantees or representations regarding the use of the materials in this site in terms of their correctness, accuracy, adequacy, usefulness, timeliness, reliability or otherwise. Some states do not permit limitations or exclusions on warranties, so the above limitations may not apply to you.


Limitation of Liability
Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ shall not be liable for any special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials on this site or the performance of the products, even if Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Applicable law may not allow the limitation of exclusion of liability or incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.


Typographical Errors
In the event that a Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ product is mistakenly listed at an incorrect price, Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ reserves the right to refuse or cancel any orders placed for product listed at the incorrect price. Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ reserves the right to refuse or cancel any such orders whether or not the order has been confirmed and your credit card charged. If your credit card has already been charged for the purchase and your order is cancelled, Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ shall issue a credit to your credit card account in the amount of the incorrect price.


Term; Termination
These terms and conditions are applicable to you upon your accessing the site and/or completing the registration or shopping process. These terms and conditions, or any part of them, may be terminated by Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ without notice at any time, for any reason. The provisions relating to Copyrights, Trademark, Disclaimer, Limitation of Liability, Indemnification and Miscellaneous, shall survive any termination.


Notice
Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ may deliver notice to you by means of e-mail, a general notice on the site, or by other reliable method to the address you have provided to Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ.


Miscellaneous
Your use of this site shall be governed in all respects by the laws of the state of California, U.S.A., without regard to choice of law provisions, and not by the 1980 U.N. Convention on contracts for the international sale of goods. You agree that jurisdiction over and venue in any legal proceeding directly or indirectly arising out of or relating to this site (including but not limited to the purchase of Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ products) shall be in the state or federal courts located in Los Angeles County, California. Any cause of action or claim you may have with respect to the site (including but not limited to the purchase of Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ products) must be commenced within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arises. Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ's failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of these terms and conditions shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right. Neither the course of conduct between the parties nor trade practice shall act to modify any of these terms and conditions. Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ may assign its rights and duties under this Agreement to any party at any time without notice to you.


Use of Site
Harassment in any manner or form on the site, including via e-mail, chat, or by use of obscene or abusive language, is strictly forbidden. Impersonation of others, including a Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ or other licensed employee, host, or representative, as well as other members or visitors on the site is prohibited. You may not upload to, distribute, or otherwise publish through the site any content which is libelous, defamatory, obscene, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, illegal, or otherwise objectionable which may constitute or encourage a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party or which may otherwise give rise to liability or violate any law. You may not upload commercial content on the site or use the site to solicit others to join or become members of any other commercial online service or other organization.


Participation Disclaimer
Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ does not and cannot review all communications and materials posted to or created by users accessing the site, and is not in any manner responsible for the content of these communications and materials. You acknowledge that by providing you with the ability to view and distribute user-generated content on the site, Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ is merely acting as a passive conduit for such distribution and is not undertaking any obligation or liability relating to any contents or activities on the site. However, Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ reserves the right to block or remove communications or materials that it determines to be (a) abusive, defamatory, or obscene, (b) fraudulent, deceptive, or misleading, (c) in violation of a copyright, trademark or; other intellectual property right of another or (d) offensive or otherwise unacceptable to Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ in its sole discretion.


Indemnification
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ, its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors and suppliers (collectively the "Service Providers") from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys' fees, resulting from any violation of these terms and conditions or any activity related to your account (including negligent or wrongful conduct) by you or any other person accessing the site using your Internet account.


Third-Party Links
In an attempt to provide increased value to our visitors, Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ may link to sites operated by third parties. However, even if the third party is affiliated with Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ, Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ has no control over these linked sites, all of which have separate privacy and data collection practices, independent of Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ. These linked sites are only for your convenience and therefore you access them at your own risk. Nonetheless, Macalaster Bicknell Co. of NJ seeks to protect the integrity of its web site and the links placed upon it and therefore requests any feedback on not only its own site, but for sites it links to as well (including if a specific link does not work).


Prices
All prices are current at the time of publication, however, are subject to change without notice. Current prices on any item will be promptly supplied. Your request for quotation for a single item or a complete order will be furnished promptly.


Terms
Terms on open accounts are strictly Net 30 days for customers in the United States. New accounts are solicited and if not rated, should submit commercial or bank references or cash remittance with the initial order.


MINIMUM ORDER
Our minimum order is $25.00. All orders under $100.00 are charged a $5.00 fee.


CREDIT CARD PURCHASES
Discover, MasterCard and VISA ONLY. Payments by credit card for invoices beyond the invoice date will be charged a minimum 2.5% fee to cover the fees charged by the credit card companies.


Shipping Terms
All shipping charges will be provided to you after your have placed your order. Due to box size and ever changing fuel charges, it is best for us to contact you with the exact shipping charge after your order has been placed. Motor Freight: Shipped F.O.B. Millville, NJ. Palletized shipments are subject to a pallet charge. UPS/FedEX etc.: Shipped prepaid and added to invoice. Overpack charge applies for glass tubing and rod. Requests for FedEx shipping are subject to addition FedEx pick-up fees. All orders requesting shipments via private carriers (UPS, DHL, FedEX, etc.) using your own account number are subject to handling charges. Please contact customer service for details.


Returned Goods
Our customers are requested to communicate with us before returning any goods. We will promptly authorize all justified returns. After arrangements have been made for the return, the material should be properly identified with sender’s name and address, carefully packed and reference made to the customer’s order number or to our packing slip.


Damage & Shortages
Extreme care is used in filling and packing your orders. All items are checked, rechecked and packed by experienced personnel. Should discrepancies occur, a report, referring to our packing slip number, should be made immediately for prompt adjustment. Major damage should be reported immediately to and inspected by the carrier. We will lend all assistance in helping to process your claim. UPS/FedEX, etc. Damage: All packing materials should be kept until inspected by a UPS/FedEX/DHL representative.


IMPORTANT NOTICE
The Macalaster Bicknell Company, as a distributor for the products described in this catalog, warrants that representations for the products described, accurately reflect the manufacturer’s representations to the Macalaster Bicknell Company. The Macalaster Bicknell Company, therefore, expressly disclaims any and all warranties, whether implied, expressed or statutory, including the warranty of FITNESS FOR USE and MERCHANTABILITY. The Macalaster Bicknell Company will, in no event, be liable for any consequential or incidental damages caused by the use of any products described in this catalog. All statements of policy, prices and specifications are subject to change or withdrawal.