Terms and Conditions


By using this website you agree to be bound by these terms of use. By using this site, you signify your assent to the FoodARC’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. Your continued use of the FoodARC site following the posting of changes to these terms will mean you accept those changes. If you do not want to accept the following terms and conditions, do not use the FoodARC website

FoodARC reserves the right to make changes to these terms of use from time to time.

Copyright/Permission to Reproduce

The material on the website is covered by the provisions of the Copyright Act, by Canadian laws, policies, regulations and international agreements. Such provisions serve to identify the information source and, in specific instances, to prohibit reproduction of materials without written permission.


Although care has been taken in preparing the information contained in this website, FoodARC does not and cannot guarantee its accuracy. Anyone using the information on this site does so at his or her own risk; any loss arising from the use of information on this website is the sole responsibility of the user. You expressly accept that FoodARC is not responsible for the accuracy, adequacy, or completeness of the website or for the consequences, whether direct or indirect and whether known or unknown, of using the website.

Content linked to an external web site

Please note that certain links may take you to other websites. FoodARC provides these links only as a convenience and not as an endorsement by FoodARC. If you decide to visit any linked site, you do so at your own risk and FoodARC will not be responsible or liable in any way for the accuracy, relevancy, copyright compliance, legality, or decency of material contained in any site linked from this website, or for the consequences, whether direct or indirect and whether known or unknown, of using any link to another web site or its contents.

Governing law and jurisdiction

In using this website you accept that any disputes, claims, complaints or actions you may choose to advance arising from your use of the website will be decided by Courts established under and applying the laws of Nova Scotia and Canada.

FoodARC pledges to protect your right to privacy. We offer this privacy statement to demonstrate our commitment to the privacy of institutions, agencies, corporations and individuals who may contact us or participate in surveys or subscription services or other forms of stakeholder contact.

User contributions and interactive spaces

This website provides spaces for the discussion of issues and access to various communications facilities. The user agrees, when using such facilities, that its communications shall be proper and related to the relevant issues. The user will not communicate anything that is defamatory, unlawful, obscene, or threatening. The user will not upload or attach files where it would be unlawful to do so or which are corrupt, contain viruses, or would otherwise be technically harmful. The user will include proper notice of ownership and rights attached to material s/he provides and respect the intellectual property rights of others. The user will not advertise, attempt to sell goods, or distribute contests, chain letters, or surveys through this website. FoodARC may, at its sole discretion, remove any materials that offend these terms of use and may prohibit the use of the site by any user.

Adapted from:
1. Beatrice Hunter Cancer Research Institute Terms of Use section.
2. AHPRC’s Privacy/Copyright section.
3. AddThis’s Privacy section.
4. Dalhousie University’s Privacy Policy.
5. Google Analytics Privacy Policy section.