Legal and Privacy Information

Last updated September 20, 2018

Zatoun, fair trade olive oil from Palestine (Zatoun) respects and is committed to protecting the privacy of all visitors to Zatoun has therefore created this Privacy Policy to protect each visitor’s privacy. The Policy explains what and how Zatoun collects, uses, stores and protects the information gathered from its website.

This site does not knowingly collect, share, monitor or otherwise use your data for any purpose. The site is strictly for educational and informational purposes or to fulfil the order of products and does not track your use on this or any other site. Any information shared with this site e.g. stories, reviews, are public information. Details shared with this site for the purpose of fulfilling an order of products are secured to best efforts. Emails or comments submitted to this website will not be used or shared for any purpose other than to fulfill the reason for the communication.

Upon visiting the website, your browser automatically sends to Zatoun your IP address, the type of browser you are using and certain other technical information. Zatoun may use this information to enhance its website.

If you sign up to our mailing list to receive information from Zatoun, personal information, including first and last name, email address, mailing address may be requested.

Some pages on the website may allow you to contact Zatoun via email, which provides Zatoun with your email address and other personal information contained in the email. By sending Zatoun an email, you consent to knowingly and voluntarily provide us with this personal information.

Zatoun will not sell, trade, or otherwise disclose personally identifiable information to any third party, unless stated otherwise in this Policy or required by law.

Cookies are small pieces of data transferred to your computer’s hard drive through your web browser that allow Zatoun’s website to recognize your preferences and settings. Cookies also collect information such as the type of search engine used to find the website, the sections of the website visited and other website usage information. Zatoun may use this information for research purposes and/or to enhance its website. The information is aggregated prior to such use and does not include any personally identifiable information.

Most browsers automatically accept cookies and you may manually disable them. For more information on disabling cookies, go to the “help” menu on your browser.

You may unsubscribe from our mailing list by sending an email to You may also send email to requesting changes to your personal information and subscriptions. For your protection, Zatoun will take certain precautions to verify your identity prior to changing or allowing access to your personal information.

Any personal information collected on the Zatoun website will be stored on a server located in a secure area and protected using firewall technology. Zatoun’s website is secured with SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) standard security technology for establishing an encrypted link between a web server and a browser. This link ensures that all data passed between the web server and browsers remain private and integral. SSL is an industry standard and is used by millions of websites in the protection of their online transactions with their customers.   Zatoun does not ask or require credit card payment or transactions directly but uses the PayPal secured gateway for this purpose.

The Zatoun Privacy Policy does not apply to other website links on for information purposes. Your browsing and interaction on any other website, including sites linked to the Zatoun website, are subject to the rules and policies of that site, if any.

All transactions processed through the Zatoun website are final primarily because returning items is shipping cost prohibitive and products can break. To offset this situation Zatoun has an understanding customer service policy. All inquires should be made to

Zatoun may change and update this Privacy Policy and/or these terms and conditions, including materially changing the use made of personal information described herein. Your use of the website after the effective date of any changes will constitute your acceptance of all of the changes.