Updated June 2015.  This policy updates and overrides any preexisting policies found on any MRI (Mosquito Repellent Insider) web properties.

Information Collected


Like most websites, MRI servers may record the numerical Internet Protocol (IP) address of the computer you are using; the browser software you use and your operating system; the time and date you access MRI’s website; and the Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to our site. MRI uses this information to measure the number of visitors to various sections of the site, to diagnose and correct system errors, and to improve the site. No information that identifies you personally is collected in our server logs.


A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user’s computer tied to information about the user. Cookies must be turned on to use certain interactive content on MRI’s website. We use cookies to store basic information and preferences so we can customize the user experience. No information that identifies you personally is stored in a cookie. To learn more about cookies, visit


MRI uses Google Analytics for analysis of website traffic and trends. We have enabled Google Analytics Demographics to monitor age, gender and interests of site visitors in the aggregate in order to tailor content and campaigns for our audience. No personal information about individual visitors is obtained, stored or accessed by MRI in this process.

MRI uses Remarketing with Google Analytics to advertise online to visitors who have come to our sites. Third-party vendors, including Google, may show MRI ads on sites across the Internet to visitors with the MRI remarketing cookie. MRI and third-party vendors, including Google, use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookie) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) together to inform, improve and serve ads based on someone’s past visits to MRI websites.

Individuals can use Google’s Ads Settings to opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize Google Display Network ads to their interests.


Information submitted by users via the “Contact Us” page listed next to the mailing address at the bottom of our website comes to MRI in the form of an email. MRI will store your email address in its database of supporters if: (1) you elect to receive our email updates when you use our web-based form to contact us, or (2) if you participate in any MRI. MRI does not collect any information other than what the supporter provides on our forms. If you would like to review your personal information collected, make corrections, and/or request that your information not be shared with third parties, please contact us at admin “at” Requests are usually processed within several working days.


MRI’s web properties are not intended for use by children under 13 years of age. MRI does not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you are under 13, please do not send any information about yourself to MRI, including your name, address, telephone number or e-mail address. In the event that MRI learns that MRI has collected personal information from a child under age 13 without verification of parental consent, MRI will delete that information. If you believe that MRI might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at admin “at”


MRI uses industry standard, HTTPS protocol for secure encryption and submission of the personal and credit card data you provide voluntarily on our websites. MRI stores the personal information submitted in a secure, private database to which only MRI and their agents have access.

Information Use


Subscriber information will be used by MRI to send out messages about the organization’s work, advocacy, and related issues.


MRI’s website may contain links to other sites. Please be aware that MRI is not responsible for the privacy practices of those other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by MRI’s website.


If MRI decides to change its privacy policy, we will post these changes to this statement, to the homepage, and to any other places we deem appropriate to ensure that our users will always know what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we share it.


For questions or suggestions regarding our privacy policy, please contact us at:

Admin “at”

Postal Address: 2416 48th Street, NW, Ste. 120, New York, NY 10001