Terms of Use

Welcome to Management Office for the Project of Decommissioning and Contaminated Water Management. This Web site (the “Site”), including all information files, text, graphics and documents and services operated through this Site by Mitsubishi Research Institute, Inc. (MRI) or a representative thereof, is made available for your use subject to the terms and conditions set forth below (the “Terms of Use”). Please read this document very carefully. By accessing or using this Site in any way you agree to and are bound by the Terms of Use.

Browser Compatibility

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Disclaimer

(1)Changes to these conditions

MRI reserves the right to change all or any part of these Terms of Use at any time without notice. MRI may also terminate all or any part of the services through this Site without notice.

(2)Copyright

Except for content provided by third party contributors to this Site under agreement with MRI, all copyrights to the content of this Site are the property of MRI. No part of this Site or the information contained therein may be used, copied, altered, modified, uploaded, posted, transmitted, distributed, licensed, sold, reproduced, or republished without the prior written consent of MRI.

(3)Prohibitions

Irrespective of whether you have obtained prior written consent of MRI for use of the information provided on this Site, or whether your use of the information and services herein is for private purposes within the scope of the law, you nevertheless hereby agree not to:

  • violate the property or privacy of MRI or any third party, or perform any act which may be likely to do so;
  • bring disadvantage or damage to MRI or any third party, or perform any act which may be likely to do so;
  • damage the reputation or image of MRI or any third party, or perform any act which may be likely to do so;
  • violate any applicable law or regulation (whether intentionally or otherwise), or perform any act which may be likely to do so;
  • perform any other act which MRI considers inappropriate;
  • make any false declaration or notification such as using another person(s) e-mail address; or
  • disrupt the peace or offend public morals, or perform any act which may be likely to do so.
(4)Information

MRI takes great care in providing the information, content and services available on this Site, however it makes no warranty regarding the accuracy, completeness, usefulness or safety, of this Site or its fitness for a particular purpose. In no event will MRI be liable to any party for any direct, indirect, special or other consequential damages for any use of this Site or any other site linked from this Site. MRI shall not be responsible for any failure or delay in the services offered through the Site due to: natural catastrophes; problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers, internet access providers, computer equipment, software, or any combination thereof including any injury or damage to you or any other person(s) computer as a result of using this Site, and MRI shall not be required to make the Site available for your use in such case.

(5)Links

You may provide a link to this Site on your Web site, provided however, links to this Site are not be provided in the middle of a Web page (in order to maintain an appropriate editing form), and provided that links are not made directly to any specific content or Web page available through this Site. MRI may also prohibit at its discretion, any links to this Site from sites which MRI feels do not match the purpose of this Site.

(6)Linked Sites disclaimer

Information, products, or services on Web sites accessible from or linked to any site other than this Site (Linked Sites) are operated independently by third parties. MRI shall not be held responsible for the content of any Linked Site or for any loss, damage or harm caused by your reliance on information obtained through any Linked Site. Contents with the indication of any source other than MRI shall be used in accordance with the terms and conditions provided by the copyright holder of the contents.

(7)Governing law and jurisdiction

Unless otherwise specified, by accessing this Site, you and MRI agree that all matters relating to your access to, or use of, this Site (including without limitation, the validity, interpretation and legal effect of these Terms of Use) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Japan. You and MRI also agree and hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Tokyo District Court with respect to such matters.

How to Handle Personal Information on our Company Website

1.Collection of access logs

(1)MRI stores access logs on the status of access to our Company website (hereinafter referred to as the “Site”). The access log includes information such as the IP address of the viewer (the number to identify the computer being used), the type of browser, the URL of the access source, etc. However, it does not include information that would enable individual users to be identified.

2.Use of Cookies etc.

(1)Cookies are strings of information for managing and identifying users who access the website, or a mechanism for managing them.

(2)MRI may use cookies on this Site for the following purposes.
A.To improve the contents of this Site or to customize it according to your personal use.
B.When statistically processing the information obtained by using the cookie and publishing the consolidated information, it does not include information that would enable individual users to be identified.

*Google Analytics
On some pages of this site, MRI uses Google Analytics which is a service provided by Google Inc. in order to understand the visitation of this Site or to grasp the status of viewers.

By using Google Analytics, Google will collect, record, and analyze access history of visitors to the Site based on its issued cookies.
The information of the viewers collected, recorded, and analyzed by Google Analytics does not include any information that would enable to identify a specific individual. This information is managed based on the Google’s privacy policy.

By disabling Google Analytics in the browser’s add-on settings, it is also possible to stop the collection of information of visitors using this Google Analytics.

The setting to Disable Google Analytics can be implemented by downloading and installing “Google Analytics Opt-out Add-on” on Google’s Opt-out Add-ons download page and changing browser add-on settings.

In case, Google Analytics is disabled, Google Analytics will be disabled even on visited websites other than this site, but Google Analytics may be reenabled by reconfiguring the browser add-ons yourself. Please see the Google Analytics site for a description of its terms of service, and Google’s website for an explanation of its privacy policy.
  Google Analytics Terms of Use:
    https://www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html
  Google Privacy Policy:
    https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en-GB
  Google Analytics Opt-out Add-on:
    https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en-GB

3.Link Sites of any third party other than our site

Links to websites of corporations, organizations etc. other than MRI may be included in this site. MRI shall not be responsible for the handling of personal information used on such sites other than MRI web site.