Toshiba International Corporation ("TIC") has created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for this website: www.toshiba.com/lighting.

When you visit our Site, we collect certain routing information such as the Internet Protocol address of your originating Internet Service Provider, and limited information provided by "cookies" stored on your hard drive. TIC uses this information to help diagnose problems with our server, to administer our Web site, and to provide you with a better experience using our Web site. TIC collects and maintains statistics about the Web servers used to contact us, which help us track the total number of visitors to the site and to specific parts of the site. These statistics are used to better serve our customers, and do not include personal information about individual visitors.

We do not collect personal information about visitors to this Web site unless it is provided voluntarily. Children are not eligible to use our services and we ask that minors (under the age of 18) do not submit any personal information to us. Some of our site information forms or contest entries enable you to request information, products, and services and request that you provide us with your email address, phone number, address and other information in order to process your request or entry. We will use this information to respond to your request and may provide such information we collect about you and your company to our affiliates and to third parties, including, but not limited to manufacturers, suppliers, or others involved in the distribution chain to provide the products or services that have been requested. In addition, we may share the information with agents for the purposes of performing services for TIC or its affiliates. We may also use the information for marketing for TIC and its affiliates; however, your personal information will not be given or sold to any outside organization for its use in marketing or solicitation not involving TIC or its affiliates.

We may disclose information about you or your company if we have a good faith belief that we are required to do so by law or legal process, to respond to claims, or to protect the rights, property or safety of TIC or others.

For your convenience, this site contains links to other Web sites. This privacy statement does not cover the information gathering and dissemination practices of those web sites. TIC is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites. Please be aware that these web sites may collect personally identifiable information about you. Each Web site should be checked for its own privacy statement.

TIC may make available forums, message boards, and newsgroups to its customers. Please remember that any information disclosed in these areas becomes public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information.

If you wish to change or modify information previously submitted, or to request that TIC not use your personal information to contact you for marketing purposes you may Email: webmaster@tic.toshiba.com.

By using our Site, you consent to the collection and use of the information described herein by TIC. Please be advised that this policy may change from time to time with or without notice. By your continued use of this Site, you agree to be bound by any such revisions and should therefore periodically visit this page to determine TIC's current privacy policy.

If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, you can contact: webmaster@tic.toshiba.com.

Rev 10/2005