Terms & Conditions
Note: If you are pregnant, nursing, or intend to use our product on a child under 3 years of age, please consult your physician/pediatrician or other healthcare professional before use.
THE following describes the terms on which Paper Street Soap Co. (PAPER STREET SOAP CO., INC.) offers you access to our website. If you do not agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of this user agreement, do not use or access our website, goods and/or services. You must read, agree with, and accept all of the terms and conditions contained in this user agreement (“Agreement”), which include those terms and conditions expressly set out below and those incorporated by reference, before you may purchase through or use the website of Paper Street Soap Co. (PAPER STREET SOAP CO., INC.).
This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement of the parties. This agreement is entered into by the customer (hereinafter “Customer” or “You”) and Paper Street Soap Co. (PAPER STREET SOAP CO., INC.), a New York Corporation (hereinafter referred to as ” Paper Street Soap Co. (PAPER STREET SOAP CO., INC.),” “We,” or “Us”). We may amend this Agreement at any time, without prior notice, by posting the amended terms on our site. It is your responsibility to review these terms for any changes. This Agreement may not be otherwise amended except in writing signed by you and Paper Street Soap Co. (PAPER STREET SOAP CO., INC.). This Agreement is effective as of December 23, 2016.
Our goods and/or services are available only to individuals who can form legally binding contracts under applicable law. Without limiting the foregoing, our goods and/or services are not available to minors. If you are a minor, you may use this website only in conjunction with your parents or guardians. If you do not qualify, please do not use our website, goods or services. If you are registering as a business entity, you represent that you have the authority to bind the entity to this Agreement.
Customer agrees to compensate Paper Street Soap Co. (PAPER STREET SOAP CO., INC.) for any goods or services ordered through this website at the original purchase price. Ex. promotions, distributors, etc. Returned checks are subject to a $25.00 charge. In no event shall we, our subsidiaries, employees, contractors, suppliers, or manufacturers be liable for lost profits or any special, incidental, consequential, or multiplied damages arising out of or in connection with our site, our products or services, or this agreement (HOWEVER ARISING, INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), including, but not limited to, loss of profits, loss of use or other economic damages, even if advised of the possibility of such damages, or any failure to realize any specific benefit or health-related outcome. This limitation of Paper Street Soap Co. (PAPER STREET SOAP CO., INC.) liability will apply regardless of the form of action, whether in contract, tort or by statute. Our liability and the liability of our subsidiaries, employees, contractors, suppliers, and manufacturers, to you or any third parties, in any circumstance, is limited to the greater of (a) the amount of the purchase or (b) one hundred ($100) dollars.
Customer acknowledges that this limitation of liability is part of the consideration of this agreement, and was specifically included by Paper Street Soap Co. (PAPER STREET SOAP CO., INC.) in the calculation and establishment of the prices paid by customers, which, but for this limitation, would have been much higher. No action, regardless of form, arising out of your use of this website, any information contained therein, and/or any Paper Street Soap Co. (PAPER STREET SOAP CO., INC.) products may be brought by you or Paper Street Soap Co. (PAPER STREET SOAP CO., INC.) more than one (1) year following the event which gave rise to the cause of action.
It is your right to educate yourself in health and medical knowledge, to seek helpful information and make use of it for your own benefit, and for that of your family. You are the one responsible for your health. In order to make decisions in all health matters, you must educate yourself. The views and preventative advice expressed by Paper Street Soap Co. (PAPER STREET SOAP CO., INC.) are not intended to be a substitute for conventional medical service. If you have or suspect that you have a medical problem, promptly contact your health care provider. We do not claim to “cure” disease or prevent disease, but simply help to deter pests that are commonly associated vectors of disease. No material or product on this website is intended to suggest that you should not seek professional medical care, or that you should disregard professional medical advice. Always work with qualified medical professionals, even as you educate yourself in the field of prevention, wellness, and alternative medicine. No information offered here, or product sold on this website, should be interpreted as a diagnosis of any disease, nor an attempt to treat or prevent any disease or condition.
For any products and/or services purchased from Paper Street Soap Co. (PAPER STREET SOAP CO., INC.), you should carefully read all product packaging and instructions. Information and statements regarding products and/or services made available by Paper Street Soap Co. (PAPER STREET SOAP CO., INC.) have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. Paper Street Soap Co. (PAPER STREET SOAP CO., INC.) products and services are not intended to diagnose, treat, or cure any disease.
You agree to indemnify and hold us and (as applicable) our parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, agents, and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, due to or arising out of your breach of this Agreement or the documents it incorporates by reference, or your violation of any law or the rights of a third party. CUSTOMER SHALL ALSO INDEMNIFY AND PAY TO THE Paper Street Soap Co. (PAPER STREET SOAP CO., INC.), AS WELL AS HOLD Paper Street Soap Co. (PAPER STREET SOAP CO., INC.) HARMLESS AGAINST ANY AND ALL LOSSES, CLAIMS, DEMANDS, LIABILITIES, ATTORNEYS’ FEES, OR ANY OTHER EXPENSES WHATSOEVER WHICH THE Paper Street Soap Co. (PAPER STREET SOAP CO., INC.) MAY AT ANY TIME SUSTAIN, INCUR, OR BE PUT TO BY REASON OF, OR IN CONNECTION WITH, ITS PERFORMANCE UNDER THIS AGREEMENT, OR YOUR USE OF THE APPLICABLE WEBSITES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THOSE ARISING FROM Paper Street Soap Co. (PAPER STREET SOAP CO., INC.), WHETHER SOLE OR COMPARATIVE NEGLIGENCE.
You shall comply with all applicable domestic and international laws, statutes, ordinances and regulations regarding your use of our website, goods and/or services.
Except as explicitly stated otherwise, any notices shall be given by certified postal mail, return receipt requested, to Paper Street Soap Co. (PAPER STREET SOAP CO., INC.) c/o Michael P. Reid, 120 Main Street, Gardiner, NY 12525, in the case of Paper Street Soap Co. (PAPER STREET SOAP CO., INC.) or to the address you provide to Paper Street Soap Co. (PAPER STREET SOAP CO., INC.) during the purchase process (in your case). Notice shall be deemed given three (3) days after the date of mailing.
Any legal controversy or legal claim arising out of or relating to this Agreement or our goods and/or services, excluding legal action taken by Paper Street Soap Co. (PAPER STREET SOAP CO., INC.) to collect our fees and/or recover damages for, or to obtain an injunction relating to, Paper Street Soap Co. (PAPER STREET SOAP CO., INC.) website operations and intellectual property, shall be settled by binding single-arbitrator arbitration in accordance with the Commercial Arbitration rules of the American Arbitration Association. Any such controversy or claim shall be arbitrated on an individual basis, and shall not be consolidated in any arbitration with any claim or controversy of any other party. The arbitration shall be conducted in New York City, New York, and judgment on the arbitration award may be entered into any court having jurisdiction thereof. Paper Street Soap Co. (PAPER STREET SOAP CO., INC.) may seek any interim or preliminary relief from a court of competent jurisdiction in New York City, New York necessary to protect the rights or property of Paper Street Soap Co. (PAPER STREET SOAP CO., INC.) pending the completion of arbitration. Should either party file an action contrary to this provision, the other party may recover attorney’s fees and costs up to one thousand ($1000.00) dollars. Parties agree that the Federal Arbitration Act, the United Nations Convention for the Enforcement of Commercial Arbitration Awards, and all other applicable laws and conventions apply to this agreement.
This Agreement contains the entire agreement of the parties. This written agreement supersedes any and all oral negotiations and/or representations of the parties hereto made in relation to this transaction. This agreement neither confers nor creates any rights or responsibilities not specifically enumerated herein.
This Agreement shall be subject to and governed by the laws of the State of New York, with the exception of its conflict of laws provisions. Any waiver or forbearance by Paper Street Soap Co. (PAPER STREET SOAP CO., INC.) of any breach (by Customer) of any provision of this Agreement shall not be construed as a waiver of any subsequent breach by Customer. This Agreement shall be binding upon the parties and their executors, administrators, successors, and assigns. If any provision of this Agreement is held illegal, invalid, or unenforceable, such illegality, invalidity, or unenforceability will not affect any other provision hereof. Such provision and the remainder of this Agreement shall, in such circumstances, be deemed modified to the extent necessary to render the remaining provisions enforceable.
Terms & Conditions are subject to change at any time, without notice, and at the sole discretion of Paper Street Soap Co. (PAPER STREET SOAP CO., INC.).
Paper Street Soap Co. is a registered trademark of our company. Any use or implied use of the name used in conjunction with body care, scented, or bug spray products is an infringement upon our registered trademark and the infringing party will be promptly notified to cease use.
We endeavor to ship all orders within 24 hours of receipt, though our fulfillment can take up to two weeks depending on availability - each bottle is made by hand and to order. If any items are on back order, they shall be shipped upon restocking. Orders placed Friday afternoon through Sunday will be shipped the following Monday. Shipping charges are calculated based on the weight of the items at the next nearest tenth of an ounce to ensure the utmost accurate pricing and no unnecessary additional charges.
E-commerce Security & Encryption
Paper Street Soap Co. (PAPER STREET SOAP CO., INC.) is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. We will not sell, share, or rent this information to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement. Our web sites are designed with numerous precautions to protect users’ information. Customer information is appropriately protected in-house as well as online. Sensitive information (such as a credit card account number) is protected by Secure Socket Layer encryption and is verified by Let's Encrypt, a major certifier of encrypted ecommerce sites. While on a secure page, such as an order form, the lock icon at the bottom of a webpage becomes locked, rather than open (or unlocked) as when the user is simply “surfing” the Web. In addition, access to users’ information is restricted within our offices. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job are granted access to personally identifiable information. All employees are kept up-to-date on our security and privacy practices. Finally, the servers on which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.
Returns & Refunds
Any unopened item may be returned for any reason within 14 days of the arrival of your product. There is a 10% handling and restocking fee on all UNOPENED products. Any sales tax paid will be refunded in full for your unopened products. Refunds will be issued once the returned product has been received and processed at our shipping facility. Unfortunately, there is no refund for original shipping costs and you will be responsible for the return shipping expenses. If the product(s) you purchased had shipping included, we will need to deduct $4.50 from your total refund to cover our original cost to ship you the product(s). If you refuse a package that had shipping cost, we will need to deduct $10 from your total refund to cover the cost associated with returning the package to our shipping facility, and we will not be able to refund the original shipping cost. Currently we are not able to process international returns. You’ll be refunded for only the items that are sent back. Paper Street Soap Co. (PAPER STREET SOAP CO., INC.) does not issue refunds of any kind for purchases made through retail stores, practitioners, or third party websites. If you purchase any product from a retail store, practitioner, or third party website, the refund policy of that retail store, practitioner, or website shall apply.
The first step of the refund process is obtaining a refund authorization number (RA#). Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with your request for a return: Include: a) Your order number b) The items you plan on returning c) A small note about why you are returning your products (we really do care and would love to hear your feedback) Once our team reviews your note you will be sent an RA# and authorization to ship.
Support is available Mon through Fri, 9am to 5pm EST.
Paper Street Soap Co.
c/o Michael P. Reid
120 Main Street
Gardiner, NY 12525
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