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Brightgreen Recycling Ltd Privacy Statement

Brightgreen Recycling Ltd (“Brightgreen Recycling Ltd”, “we” or “us”) is committed to respecting and protecting your privacy and strives to ensure your personal information is treated in a responsible manner.

When we refer to “Brightgreen Recycling Ltd” we are referring to the Irish law firm Brightgreen Recycling Ltd, based at Fleenstown, The Ward, Co.Dublin, Ireland.

What personal information do we collect about you?

We may collect personal information from you (and, through you, from , business owners, partners, employees, secondees, representatives, agents and contractors) in the course of our business, when you contact or request information from us, when you engage our legal or other services or as a result of your relationship with one or more of our staff and clients.


The personal information that we process includes:

  1. basic information, such as your name (including name prefix or title), the company you work for, your title or position and your relationship to a person; contact information, such as your postal address, email address and phone number(s)

  2. financial details, such as payment-related information;

  3. technical information, in relation to materials and communications we send to you electronically;

  4. any other information relating to you which you may provide to us.


How we obtain your personal information:


We collect information from you as part of our business acceptance / client sign up and about you and others as necessary in the course of providing our services. We also collect your personal information while monitoring our technology tools and services, (including our email communications sent to and from Brightgreen Recycling Ltd) and we gather information about you when you provide it to us, or interact with us directly, for instance engaging with our staff. We may also collect or receive information about you from other sources (eg.  Rotochopper, Ohashi by means of a referral), such as keeping the contact details we already hold for you accurate.


How we use your personal information:


We collect and process personal information about you in a number of ways, in the provision of services by us. We use that information:

  1. to provide and improve our services to you and to our clients, including handling the personal information of others on behalf of our clients;

  2. to manage and administer our relationship with you;

  3. to provide information requested by you.

  4. to promote our services, including sending updates, publications and details of events;

  5. for the purposes of recruitment;


Use of Brightgreen Recycling Ltd Website

Our website uses Google Analytics, a web-based analytics tool that tracks and reports on the manner in which the website is used to help us to improve it. Therefore we use Cookies to assimilate information on website visitors.


Our company website is hosted on the platform. provides us with the online platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you. Your data may be stored through’s data storage, databases and the general applications. They store your data on secure servers behind a firewall. 

All direct payment gateways offered by and used by our company adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers.


We also collect and process personal information about you in relation to your attendance at our offices or elsewhere. We collect, create, hold and use personal information in the course of and in connection with the services we provide to you, our clients. We will process identification and background information as part of our business acceptance, finance and administration. We will also process personal information provided to us by or on behalf of our clients for the purposes of the work we do for them. The information may be disclosed to third parties to the extent reasonably necessary in connection with that work..

On what basis we use your personal information


We use your personal information on the following basis:

  1. to perform a contract, such as engaging with an individual to provide our services;

  2. to comply with legal and regulatory obligations;

  3. for legitimate business purposes.

  4. where you have consented to our use.


How long we keep your personal information


Your personal information will be retained in accordance with our data retention policy which categorises all of the information held by Brightgreen Recycling Ltd and specifies the appropriate retention period for each category of data. Those periods are based on the requirements of applicable data protection laws and the purpose for which the information is collected and used, taking into account legal and regulatory requirements to retain the information for a minimum period, limitation periods for taking legal action, good practice and Brightgreen Recycling Ltd’s business purposes.


Who we share your personal information with


We may also share your personal information with certain trusted third parties in accordance with contractual arrangements in place with them, including:

  • suppliers to whom we outsource certain support services such as document or record retention, word processing, translation, photocopying and document review;
  • professional advisers including IT service providers to Brightgreen Recycling Ltd;

  • third parties engaged in the course of the services we provide to clients and with their prior consent.


How we protect your personal information


We use a variety of technical and organisational measures to help protect your personal information from unauthorised access, use, disclosure, alteration or destruction consistent with applicable data protection laws. However, although we will do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to us by any means. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk.

We cannot guarantee the complete security of our database, nor can we guarantee that information you supply will not be intercepted while being transmitted to us by electronic means. We have however implemented strict internal guidelines to ensure that your privacy is safeguarded at every level of our organisation and will continue to update policies and implement additional security features as and when technological advances allow.


Your rights regarding your personal information


The General Data Protection Regulation enacted on the Irish statute on and other applicable data protection laws provide certain rights for data subjects. Please see in the attached link what those rights are:


All requests for data we hold on you should be addressed to


You also have the right to lodge a complaint in relation to our processing of your personal information with a local supervisory authority which in Ireland is the Data Protection Commissioner.

If you object to the processing of your personal information, or if you have provided your consent to processing and you later choose to withdraw it, we will respect that choice in accordance with our legal obligations. Your objection (or withdrawal of any previously given consent) could mean that we are unable to perform the actions necessary to achieve the purposes set out above (see ‘How we use your personal information’) or that you may not be able to make use of the services and products offered by us. Please note that even after you have chosen to withdraw your consent we may be able to continue to process your personal information to the extent required or otherwise permitted by law, in particular in connection with exercising and defending our legal rights or meeting our legal and regulatory obligations.

We must ensure that your personal information is accurate and up to date. Therefore, please advise us of any changes to your information by emailing us at


Data controllers

The sole entity through which Brightgreen Recycling Ltd provides services is Brightgreen Recycling Ltd Limited currently based at Fleenstown, The Ward, Co. Dublin, Ireland.

Our main IT systems are located in Ireland and are controlled by Brightgreen Recycling Ltd. Our Website is hosted on servers and are compliant for GDPR purposes (see use of our Website section)


Brightgreen Recycling Ltd reserves the right to change this Privacy Statement from time to time at our sole discretion. We will post those changes here and update the “Last Updated” date at the bottom of this Privacy Statement. Your continued use of this website after we make changes is deemed to be acceptance of those changes. Please check this Privacy Statement periodically for updates.


Last Updated: May 4th 2021

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