Terms and Conditions

E-COMMERCE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SALE

 

GENERAL INFORMATION:

We welcome orders by phone, fax, US Mail or Internet.  Orders are accepted by Cope Plastics, Inc. subject to the following terms and conditions, which may not be varied or added to except by a written contract signed by an authorized representative of Cope Plastics, Inc.  Any terms which are inconsistent herewith shall not be binding on Cope Plastics, Inc.  Your offer to purchase will be considered as accepted when we provide written confirmation by Internet.  In the event that no written confirmation is received, your order will be considered as accepted after the passage of 48 hours.  All orders received and accepted are considered binding legal obligations.  All orders are FOB shipping point and normally shipped via United Parcel Service. Title and risk of loss pass to Buyer upon delivery by us to the freight carrier.

 

SHIPPING:

We ship in accordance with customer request and as shown in item details; however, we reserve the right to ship material in a larger size than the specification ordered.  In no event will the size shipped be smaller than the size ordered, but the size shipped may be larger than the size ordered (this only applies to the width/length of sheet and the length of tube or rod – variations in thickness of sheet or ID/OD of rod/tube will be within the regularly accepted standards published by the material vendors).   If your size requirements are exact, please discuss this with your Cope Customer Service Representative in advance of placing your order.

 

All shipments will be processed on REGULAR BUSINESS DAYS (Monday through Friday) during REGULAR BUSINESS HOURS (6am-3pm CST).  Orders will NOT be processed nor shipped outside of these hours nor on weekends or holidays.  Please be aware of this when placing your order and selecting your shipping method/timeline.

 

WARRANTY:

Material tolerances and manufacturing standards may vary from manufacturer to manufacturer on the same product. Cope Plastics, Inc. is not responsible for changes in dimension of materials due to temperature, humidity, or circumstances beyond our control.

In no event shall Seller be liable for Buyer’s anticipated profits, or incidental, special, or consequential damages.

Unless otherwise agreed in writing, the agreement arising pursuant to any order shall be governed by the laws of the State of Illinois. COPE PLASTICS, INC. MAKES NO OTHER WARRANTY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AND ALL OTHER WARRANTIES INCLUDING ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABLILITY OR WARRANTIES OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE ARE HEREBY EXCULDED AND DISCLAIMED.  COPE PLASTICS, INC’S LIABILITY PURSUANT TO ANY WARRANTY SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE REPAIR OR REPLACEMENT OF THE MATERIAL SOLD OR REPAYMENT OF THE PURCHASE PRICE.  UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL COPE PLASTICS, INC. BE LIABILE FOR SPECIAL, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR DAMAGE TO OTHER PROPERTY.  COPE PLASTICS, INC. SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS, BUSINESS INTERUPTIONS, OR LOST PROFITS.  IN NO EVENT SHALL COPE PLASTICS, INC.’S LIABILITY ON ANY WARRANTY OR CLAIM WHATSOEVER EXCEED THE COST OF THE MATERIALS SOLD.

 

SALES TAX:

Cope Plastics, Inc. is required to charge state and local tax when a sales tax exemption certification has not been signed and provided to us. When ordering, please indicate clearly if any item is sales tax exempt and provide us with a current exemption certification prior to placing your order.

 

CANCELLATIONS:

Cancellation of an order is subject to charges that cover all costs that have been incurred, including the cost of materials and administrative fees.

 

RETURNS:

Cope Plastics, Inc. will work with our customers to achieve the highest degree of satisfaction. We take pride in and accept responsibility for our products. On orders shipped in error, we will issue full credit, including reasonable charges for freight.  Returns for other reasons will be subject to certain conditions. A Return Authorization Number must be obtained prior to any return shipments.  Some materials may not be returnable. Some materials may be subject to restocking charges.

 

OTHER:

Cope Plastics, Inc. is not responsible for any direct or indirect loss which may result from material failure, improper storage, neglect or misapplication of the product.   We do not accept charge backs or penalties for disputed orders. 

All products are sold without warranty, either expressed or implied, and buyer assumes all responsibility for loss or damage arising from the handling or use, whether done in accordance with directions or not. Statements concerning the possible use of products are not intended as recommendations to use any product.