Dr Botanicals uses other companies to perform functions on their behalf in relation to the purposes included within this policy. Such functions include credit/debit card validation and authorisation, webhosting, data analysis, order fulfilment and mailings. Any third party used by Dr Botanicals may be provided with access to your personal information, but only where this information is relevant for them to perform their functions. Your information shall not be used for any other purpose. Some of these companies are located outside of the European Economic Area (EEA), including the US, where the same levels of protection are not required. Dr Botanicals always stipulate that third parties adhere to the same procedures that we follow with respect to you personal information.