Terms & Conditions

Acceptance of Terms and Notification of Changes

By using the ReUseSB.com website (“ReUseSB,” “ReUseSB.com,” “Website,” “Site,” or mobile applications of the Site), you (the “User”) agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions (“Terms”, “Terms of Use” or “The Agreement”).

ReUseSB, a program of Explore Ecology, may change these terms at any time by posting changes online. Please review these terms regularly to ensure you are aware of any changes made by ReUseSB Your continued use of ReUseSB after changes are posted means you agree to be legally bound by these terms as updated and/or amended.

General Terms

You must 18 years of age or older to have an account on ReUseSB. If you are under the age of 18, you must have a parent or legal guardian read and agree to the Terms and Conditions of Use.

If you register membership as a business (as a sole trader or partnership) on ReUseSB, you must guarantee that you personally have the authority of the business to agree to the Terms.

These terms shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the law of the United States and California.

Conduct

You will not use ReUseSB for any illegal or unauthorized purpose and you agree to comply with all laws (including the laws of the United States, California, and the jurisdiction in which you are accessing the Website) regarding online conduct and acceptable content such as libel law and must comply with all local jurisdiction.

You must not threaten, intimidate, harass or otherwise abuse any other ReUseSB user or ReUseSB employee.

You are responsible for maintaining that the uploaded content you submit is your own and is not owned by others.

You are responsible for your behavior and conduct on ReUseSB.  This includes the use of all content including any type of media/multimedia (audio, video, text, etc.), that you post on ReUseSB. ReUseSB has the right to remove any of the above at their discretion. 

You will not modify or adapt or ‘hack’ ReUseSB for any reason.

You will not associate another website that implies you or the other website are associated with ReUseSB.

You will not produce unwanted communications (spam) to other users of ReUseSB. All mail and communication features on ReUseSB are strictly for communications related to ideas and commerce shared and conducted on ReUseSB.

You are responsible for keeping your password secure.

You will not transmit or seek to transmit any viruses or worms or any code that seeks to alter the behavior of ReUseSB that is in any way destructive.

You will not hold multiple accounts in order to sell the same goods as this is an unfair manipulation of ReUseSB. Each individual is allowed to open one account. 

You must not solicit for new business on ReUseSB or use ReUseSB to send unsolicited communications except to ask or inform others about ReUseSB business (items, postage etc.). Any such action will result in your account being deleted.

Content and Copyright

You in using ReUseSB allow ReUseSB the right to re-use, edit, modify, re-purpose and re-publish the content. “You” retain rights over copyright of all such content yet provide a license for ReUseSB to use this content both on and offline in perpetuity.

You must not post, list or upload false, inaccurate, misleading or defamatory content (including personal information).

You must not copy, modify, or distribute ReUseSB, copyrighted works or trademarks, or other content from ReUseSB, without our express consent.

ReUseSB may change or remove content (“content” includes, for example, items, item descriptions, and other information on ReUseSB) and accounts containing content that ReUseSB determines to be unlawful, offensive, threatening, libelous, obscene or otherwise objectionable or violates any party’s intellectual property, these Terms of Use, the Privacy Policy, or other policy documents posted on ReUseSB.

By submitting your content you grant ReUseSB a perpetual, royalty-free, non-exclusive, right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, make available to the public, and exercise all copyright and publicity rights with respect to your contribution worldwide and/or to incorporate your contribution in other works in any media now known or later developed for the full term of any rights that may exist in your contribution, and in accordance with privacy restrictions set out in the ReUseSB Privacy Policy. You also grant ReUseSB to potentially reproduce your work for other purposes such as marketing, ‘advertisements’, blog posts, printed and web related material, public relations publications, articles, books, etc.

Goods for Sale/Fees

Products you post for sale on ReUseSB must not include items/materials that violate our Prohibited Items list and will be removed from ReUseSB immediately, and your shop will be subject to Termination. ReUseSB reserves the right to change this list at any time and without notice. 

By selling on ReUseSB, you agree to donate 10% (at minimum) of your item(s) sales back to Explore Ecology. You have the option to donate more than 10% if you desire, this is your commitment to giving back to our community!

As the Seller, you will receive the payment for your item 1st of every month after a shopper completes a transaction. How you would like is up to your discretion. All cancellations, refunds, and exchanges between seller and shopper will be dealt with at the seller’s discretion.

Dangerous products and ideas

You will not sell or list any products or ideas that explode and/or are intended to cause injury to another person, group of people, or property, whether for sport, combat, or self-defense. Examples include explosives (of any type), most fireworks, grenades, dangerous knives, throwing stars, brass knuckles, tasers, pepper spray, guns, gun parts, or any part that is necessary for a gun or explosive device to function, e.g. ammunition, silencers, triggers, etc.

Artisans that create guns, bombs, weaponry, or weaponry-like products or ideas not intended to cause harm, e.g. toys, art, soaps, costumes, etc., must identify the nature of the product on the default photo in writing. For example, a toy would display the identifying word “TOY” visibly and legibly on the default product or idea photo. For further clarification, please contact us at [email protected].

Marketing and Linking

You shall not link out from ReUseSB to your own online shop directly. ReUseSB is to be primarily used as a platform for buying, selling and idea sharing, and not a lead generator / marketing platform for your own site.

Sales and Returns

Buyers must pay for items purchased, unless the seller has made a clear typographical error or you cannot authenticate the seller’s identity.

Sellers must ship items purchased from them within due time as outlined in the ’Returns Policy’ section of these Terms.

Data and Privacy

You must not collect information about users, including email addresses, without their express consent. 

You must agree to the terms of the Privacy Policy

Changes to the Service

ReUseSB retains the right to terminate or change the service for any reason at any time without notice.

Liability and Indemnity

Under no circumstances will ReUseSB be liable for any of the following losses or damage (whether such losses where foreseen, foreseeable, known or otherwise): loss of data; loss of revenue or anticipated profits; loss of business; loss of opportunity; loss of goodwill or injury to reputation; losses suffered by third parties; or any indirect, consequential, special or exemplary damages arising from the use of ReUseSB regardless of the form of action. 

ReUseSB makes no claim as to the safety, validity, or practicality of any idea or product submitted by Users. Any User attempting to replicate or copy a reuse example found on ReUseSB does so at their own risk.

By using ReUseSB, you agree to indemnify and hold ReUseSB, its officers, subsidiaries, affiliates, successors, assigns, directors, officers, agents, service providers, suppliers and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorney fees and court costs, made by any third party due to or arising out of content you submit, post or make available through the site, your use of the site, your violation of the Terms, your breach of any of the representations and warranties herein, or your violation of any rights by another User.

Policies

The Terms of Use covers acceptance of the following discrete policies:

Privacy Policy

Prohibited Items List

Returns Policy

If you break the above terms then your account may be suspended and/or terminated. ReUseSB seeks to promote legal activity and polite conduct on ReUseSB; however, you agree that you are using ReUseSB at your own risk and ReUseSB is a ‘place’ and is not responsible for the content posted on the site. You understand you may be exposed to content and behavior that violates these Terms of Use.

If you have any questions relating to this Policy, or have suggestions on how to improve it, please contact us by contacting us at [email protected].