Terms of Service
This website is operated by Protea Zero Waste Store LLC. Throughout the site, the terms “we”,
“us” and “our” refer to Protea Zero Waste Store LLC. Protea Zero Waste Store LLC offers this
website, including all information, tools and services available from this site to you, the user,
conditioned upon your acceptance of all terms, conditions, policies and notices stated here.
By visiting our site and/ or purchasing something from us, you engage in our “Service” and
agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions (“Terms of Service”, “Terms”),
including those additional terms and conditions and policies referenced herein and/or available
by hyperlink. These Terms of Service apply to all users of the site, including without limitation
users who are browsers, vendors, customers, merchants, and/ or contributors of content.
Please read these Terms of Service carefully before accessing or using our website. By accessing
or using any part of the site, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Service. If you do not
agree to all the terms and conditions of this agreement, then you may not access the website or
use any services. If these Terms of Service are considered an offer, acceptance is expressly
limited to these Terms of Service.
Any new features or tools which are added to the current store shall also be subject to the
Terms of Service. You can review the most current version of the Terms of Service at any time
on this page. We reserve the right to update, change or replace any part of these Terms of
Service by posting updates and/or changes to our website. It is your responsibility to check this
page periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to the website following the
posting of any changes constitutes acceptance of those changes.
Our store is hosted on Square Inc. They provide us with the online e-commerce platform that
allows us to sell our products and services to you.
SECTION 1 - ONLINE STORE TERMS
By agreeing to these Terms of Service, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in
your state or province of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state or province
of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use
You may not use our products for any illegal or unauthorized purpose nor may you, in the use
of the Service, violate any laws in your jurisdiction (including but not limited to copyright laws).
You must not transmit any worms or viruses or any code of a destructive nature.
A breach or violation of any of the Terms will result in an immediate termination of your
SECTION 2 - GENERAL CONDITIONS
We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone for any reason at any time.
You understand that your content (not including credit card information), may be transferred
unencrypted and involve (a) transmissions over various networks; and (b) changes to conform
and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices. Credit card information
is always encrypted during transfer over networks.
You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit any portion of the Service,
use of the Service, or access to the Service or any contact on the website through which the
service is provided, without express written permission by us.
The headings used in this agreement are included for convenience only and will not limit or
otherwise affect these Terms.
SECTION 3 - ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS AND TIMELINESS OF INFORMATION
We are not responsible if information made available on this site is not accurate, complete or
current. The material on this site is provided for general information only and should not be
relied upon or used as the sole basis for making decisions without consulting primary, more
accurate, more complete or more timely sources of information. Any reliance on the material
on this site is at your own risk.
This site may contain certain historical information. Historical information, necessarily, is not
current and is provided for your reference only. We reserve the right to modify the contents of
this site at any time, but we have no obligation to update any information on our site. You
agree that it is your responsibility to monitor changes to our site.
SECTION 4 - MODIFICATIONS TO THE SERVICE AND PRICES
Prices for our products are subject to change without notice.
We reserve the right at any time to modify or discontinue the Service (or any part or content
thereof) without notice at any time.
We shall not be liable to you or to any third-party for any modification, price change,
suspension or discontinuance of the Service.
SECTION 5 - PRODUCTS OR SERVICES
Certain products or services may be available exclusively online through the website. These
products or services may have limited quantities and are subject to return or exchange only
according to our Return Policy.
We have made every effort to display as accurately as possible the colors and images of our
products that appear at the store. We cannot guarantee that your computer monitor's display
of any color will be accurate.
We reserve the right, but are not obligated, to limit the sales of our products or Services to any
person, geographic region or jurisdiction. We may exercise this right on a case-by-case basis.
We reserve the right to limit the quantities of any products or services that we offer. All
descriptions of products or product pricing are subject to change at anytime without notice, at
the sole discretion of us. We reserve the right to discontinue any product at any time. Any offer
for any product or service made on this site is void where prohibited.
We do not warrant that the quality of any products, services, information, or other material
purchased or obtained by you will meet your expectations, or that any errors in the Service will
SECTION 6 - ACCURACY OF BILLING AND ACCOUNT INFORMATION
We reserve the right to refuse any order you place with us. We may, in our sole discretion, limit
or cancel quantities purchased per person, per household or per order. These restrictions may
include orders placed by or under the same customer account, the same credit card, and/or
orders that use the same billing and/or shipping address. In the event that we make a change to
or cancel an order, we may attempt to notify you by contacting the e-mail and/or billing
address/phone number provided at the time the order was made. We reserve the right to limit
or prohibit orders that, in our sole judgment, appear to be placed by dealers, resellers or
You agree to provide current, complete and accurate purchase and account information for all
purchases made at our store. You agree to promptly update your account and other
information, including your email address and credit card numbers and expiration dates, so that
we can complete your transactions and contact you as needed.
For more detail, please review our Returns Policy.
SECTION 7 - OPTIONAL TOOLS
We may provide you with access to third-party tools over which we neither monitor nor have
any control nor input.
You acknowledge and agree that we provide access to such tools ”as is” and “as available”
without any warranties, representations or conditions of any kind and without any
endorsement. We shall have no liability whatsoever arising from or relating to your use of
optional third-party tools.
Any use by you of optional tools offered through the site is entirely at your own risk and
discretion and you should ensure that you are familiar with and approve of the terms on which
tools are provided by the relevant third-party provider(s).
We may also, in the future, offer new services and/or features through the website (including,
the release of new tools and resources). Such new features and/or services shall also be subject
to these Terms of Service.
SECTION 8 - THIRD-PARTY LINKS
Certain content, products and services available via our Service may include materials from
Third-party links on this site may direct you to third-party websites that are not affiliated with
us. We are not responsible for examining or evaluating the content or accuracy and we do not
warrant and will not have any liability or responsibility for any third-party materials or websites,
or for any other materials, products, or services of third-parties.
We are not liable for any harm or damages related to the purchase or use of goods, services,
resources, content, or any other transactions made in connection with any third-party websites.
Please review carefully the third-party's policies and practices and make sure you understand
them before you engage in any transaction. Complaints, claims, concerns, or questions
regarding third-party products should be directed to the third-party.
SECTION 9 - USER COMMENTS, FEEDBACK AND OTHER SUBMISSIONS
If, at our request, you send certain specific submissions (for example contest entries) or without
a request from us you send creative ideas, suggestions, proposals, plans, or other materials,
whether online, by email, by postal mail, or otherwise (collectively, 'comments'), you agree that
we may, at any time, without restriction, edit, copy, publish, distribute, translate and otherwise
use in any medium any comments that you forward to us. We are and shall be under no
obligation (1) to maintain any comments in confidence; (2) to pay compensation for any
comments; or (3) to respond to any comments.
We may, but have no obligation to, monitor, edit or remove content that we determine in our
sole discretion are unlawful, offensive, threatening, libelous, defamatory, pornographic,
obscene or otherwise objectionable or violates any party’s intellectual property or these Terms
You agree that your comments will not violate any right of any third-party, including copyright,
trademark, privacy, personality or other personal or proprietary right. You further agree that
your comments will not contain libelous or otherwise unlawful, abusive or obscene material, or
contain any computer virus or other malware that could in any way affect the operation of the
Service or any related website. You may not use a false e-mail address, pretend to be someone
other than yourself, or otherwise mislead us or third-parties as to the origin of any comments.
You are solely responsible for any comments you make and their accuracy. We take no
responsibility and assume no liability for any comments posted by you or any third-party.
SECTION 10 - PERSONAL INFORMATION
SECTION 11 - ERRORS, INACCURACIES AND OMISSIONS
Occasionally there may be information on our site or in the Service that contains typographical
errors, inaccuracies or omissions that may relate to product descriptions, pricing, promotions,
offers, product shipping charges, transit times and availability. We reserve the right to correct
any errors, inaccuracies or omissions, and to change or update information or cancel orders if
any information in the Service or on any related website is inaccurate at any time without prior
notice (including after you have submitted your order).
We undertake no obligation to update, amend or clarify information in the Service or on any
related website, including without limitation, pricing information, except as required by law. No
specified update or refresh date applied in the Service or on any related website, should be
taken to indicate that all information in the Service or on any related website has been
modified or updated.
SECTION 12 - PROHIBITED USES
In addition to other prohibitions as set forth in the Terms of Service, you are prohibited from
using the site or its content: (a) for any unlawful purpose; (b) to solicit others to perform or
participate in any unlawful acts; (c) to violate any international, federal, provincial or state
regulations, rules, laws, or local ordinances; (d) to infringe upon or violate our intellectual
property rights or the intellectual property rights of others; (e) to harass, abuse, insult, harm,
defame, slander, disparage, intimidate, or discriminate based on gender, sexual orientation,
religion, ethnicity, race, age, national origin, or disability; (f) to submit false or misleading
information; (g) to upload or transmit viruses or any other type of malicious code that will or
may be used in any way that will affect the functionality or operation of the Service or of any
related website, other websites, or the Internet; (h) to collect or track the personal information
of others; (i) to spam, phish, pharm, pretext, spider, crawl, or scrape; (j) for any obscene or
immoral purpose; or (k) to interfere with or circumvent the security features of the Service or
any related website, other websites, or the Internet. We reserve the right to terminate your use
of the Service or any related website for violating any of the prohibited uses.
SECTION 13 - DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES; LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
We do not guarantee, represent or warrant that your use of our service will be uninterrupted,
timely, secure or error-free.
We do not warrant that the results that may be obtained from the use of the service will be
accurate or reliable.
You agree that from time to time we may remove the service for indefinite periods of time or
cancel the service at any time, without notice to you.
You expressly agree that your use of, or inability to use, the service is at your sole risk. The
service and all products and services delivered to you through the service are (except as
expressly stated by us) provided 'as is' and 'as available' for your use, without any
representation, warranties or conditions of any kind, either express or implied, including all
implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, merchantable quality, fitness for a
particular purpose, durability, title, and non-infringement.
In no case shall Protea Zero Waste Store LLC, our directors, officers, employees, affiliates,
agents, contractors, interns, suppliers, service providers or licensors be liable for any injury,
loss, claim, or any direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, special, or consequential damages of any
kind, including, without limitation lost profits, lost revenue, lost savings, loss of data,
replacement costs, or any similar damages, whether based in contract, tort (including
negligence), strict liability or otherwise, arising from your use of any of the service or any
products procured using the service, or for any other claim related in any way to your use of the
service or any product, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any content, or
any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of the service or any content (or
product) posted, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the service, even if advised of
their possibility. Because some states or jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or the
limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, in such states or jurisdictions, our
liability shall be limited to the maximum extent permitted by law.
SECTION 14 - INDEMNIFICATION
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Protea Zero Waste Store LLC and our parent,
subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, officers, directors, agents, contractors, licensors, service
providers, subcontractors, suppliers, interns and employees, harmless from any claim or
demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third-party due to or arising out of
your breach of these Terms of Service or the documents they incorporate by reference, or your
violation of any law or the rights of a third-party.
SECTION 15 - SEVERABILITY
In the event that any provision of these Terms of Service is determined to be unlawful, void or
unenforceable, such provision shall nonetheless be enforceable to the fullest extent permitted
by applicable law, and the unenforceable portion shall be deemed to be severed from these
Terms of Service, such determination shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any other
SECTION 16 - TERMINATION
The obligations and liabilities of the parties incurred prior to the termination date shall survive
the termination of this agreement for all purposes.
These Terms of Service are effective unless and until terminated by either you or us. You may
terminate these Terms of Service at any time by notifying us that you no longer wish to use our
Services, or when you cease using our site.
If in our sole judgment you fail, or we suspect that you have failed, to comply with any term or
provision of these Terms of Service, we also may terminate this agreement at any time without
notice and you will remain liable for all amounts due up to and including the date of
termination; and/or accordingly may deny you access to our Services (or any part thereof).
SECTION 17 - ENTIRE AGREEMENT
The failure of us to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Service shall not
constitute a waiver of such right or provision.
These Terms of Service and any policies or operating rules posted by us on this site or in respect
to The Service constitutes the entire agreement and understanding between you and us and
govern your use of the Service, superseding any prior or contemporaneous agreements,
communications and proposals, whether oral or written, between you and us (including, but
not limited to, any prior versions of the Terms of Service).
Any ambiguities in the interpretation of these Terms of Service shall not be construed against
the drafting party.
SECTION 18 - GOVERNING LAW
These Terms of Service and any separate agreements whereby we provide you Services shall be
governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of 348H Kaelepulu Dr., Kailua, HI,
96734, United States.
SECTION 19 - CHANGES TO TERMS OF SERVICE
You can review the most current version of the Terms of Service at any time at this page.
We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to update, change or replace any part of these
Terms of Service by posting updates and changes to our website. It is your responsibility to
check our website periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to our website or
the Service following the posting of any changes to these Terms of Service constitutes
acceptance of those changes.
SECTION 20 - CONTACT INFORMATION
Questions about the Terms of Service should be sent to us at Lori@proteazerowaste.com.