TERMS OF SALE
IMPORTANT: No refunds or returns will be accepted without a Return Merchandise Authorisation (RMA) number.
- In case of claiming a credit for damage during transit, defect in manufacture, or dispatch error, please contact our sales office within 2 business days of delivery.
- Surplus stock may only be returned at the customer’s expense .
- The customer must request a Return Merchandise Authorisation (RMA) number.
- Books must be received into our warehouse in original condition within 30 days from date of invoice.
- Books received in anything but original condition (damaged or shop-soiled) will not be eligible for a credit.
- BIOZONE charges a 10% administration fee on all stock returns.
Digital products are not eligible for a refund. All digital product sales are final. Digital products include but are not restricted to the following:
- BIOZONE WORLD
- BIOZONE Academy (Discontinued)
- BIOZONE eBooks (Discontinued)
- Presentation Media / Slides (Discontinued)
- Digital Teacher’s Edition (Discontinued)
Teacher Support Materials Policy
Teacher support materials are for teacher purchase only and are not sold to students. These products can only be purchased when ordering a class set (20+) of Student Editions of the same title. Official institutional email and shipping address must be provided. Teacher support material include:
- Teacher Access to BIOZONE WORLD
- Printed Teacher’s Edition
- Digital Teacher’s Edition (Discontinued)
- eBook Teacher’s Edition (Discontinued)
- Presentation Media / Slides (Discontinued)
- BIOZONE Academy (Discontinued)
- Model Answers
Test Banks & Question Libraries
BIOZONE Test banks and Question Libraries are only available for schools signing up for multi-year contracts or large district purchases. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any queries in regards to these products.
BIOZONE Home School Policy
IMPORTANT: Teacher Resources are not available for parent or student personal purchases.These products can only be purchased when ordering a class set (20+) of Student Editions of the same title. Teacher Resources are not available for parent or student personal purchases unless parent or guardian is a teacher of qualifications prescribed by their respective State Board of Education. All home school educators must undergo a validation process before your order is fulfilled.
Pricing and Availability
- All prices listed are in USD.
- Please note that completing payment via credit card will incur a 5% surcharge.
- Volume Discount price: Only applies when purchasing direct from BIOZONE. A minimum of 20 books of the same title must be purchased to qualify for this discount. Volume discount price applies to top up orders purchased within the same academic year.
- Recommended Retail Price (RRP): Applies to purchases of 1-19 books of the same title .
- School Managed eBooks are half price when bundled with the corresponding copy of the printed title.
- Some items may become unavailable for purchase.
- Errors & Omissions Excepted.
NOTE: Prices listed exclude any import duty or local taxes that may be payable upon delivery. Any such charges are the responsibility of the customer.
Customers may pay for their orders by:
• Automated Clearing House (ACH) – bank electronic payment.
• Institutional check which must be drawn on a US bank (no personal checks).
• Wire (telegraphic transfer) $15 bank fees charge.
• Credit card (note: 5% surcharge will apply) Payment instructions will appear on the invoice.
A 5% finance charge is liable for each month a payment is overdue. All private sales MUST be prepaid.
Digital Products Terms of Service
Unless specified promotions advertised by BIOZONE are not available through resellers.
CONDITIONS OF USE
- All books published by BIOZONE International Ltd MAY NOT BE PHOTOCOPIED, duplicated, or put into any electronic medium, in part or whole, without the written permission of BIOZONE International Ltd. Absolutely no photocopying is permitted under any photocopy licensing scheme.
2. Presentation Slides
NOTE: Presentation Slides are now available through BIOZONE WORLD and are no longer available as downloads or on disk.
BIOZONE retains copyright to the intellectual property included in the Presentation Media files, with acknowledgement that certain photos are used under license and are credited appropriately.
- Use the Presentation Media files for presentations in your classrooms using a data projector, interactive whiteboard or overhead projector.
- Place the Presentation Media files on any staff computer within the school, including staff laptops, but not in contradiction to clause 2 (g) below.
- Place the Presentation Media files on:
- The school’s intranet (school computer network)
- VLE (Virtual Learning Environment)
- A CMS (Content Management System)
Student and staff access must be restricted to those who are enrolled/working on the campus of the registered purchaser. Student and staff access to a VLE or a CMS must be controlled by a user login and password protocol, but not in contradiction to clause 2 (f) below. If students have access, they need to be made aware of the Conditions of Use and are only allowed to view the content.
- Edit and customize the Presentation Media files by adding, deleting, and modifying information to better suit your needs, but not in contradiction to clauses 2 (h) – (l) below.
- Print out the Presentation Media files in PowerPoint® or Keynote® “Handouts” mode for the express purpose of allowing students to make their own notes about the presentation, but not in contradiction to clause 2 (j) below.
You MAY NOT:
- Place the Presentation Media files on to the Internet or on a service that may be accessed off-campus unless access to the service is protected by a user login and password protocol, and is restricted to students and staff enrolled/working on the campus of the registered purchaser.
- Place the Presentation Media files on student laptop computers
- Create a NEW document using any of the graphics/images in the Presentation Media files.
- Print the Presentation Media files on to paper to make your own worksheets for distribution to students.
- Incorporate any part of the Presentation Media files for the production of another commercial product.
- Share or give away any content off-campus. This prohibition applies to, but is not limited to, sharing via the Internet or any website, (examples: YouTube, slide sharing websites).
3. Classroom Guide (previously known as Teacher’s Handbook & Teacher’s Guide)
These are supplied as ancillary resources to be used solely in conjunction with corresponding Course Workbook(s). They are for staff use only.
4. Weblinks & 3D Models
Some of the activities in your BIOZONE book have references to third-party websites. BIOZONE is not responsible for the content or continued availability of these websites.
Access to these 3D models is currently freely available to all visitors, regardless of whether or not you are a valued customer of BIOZONE. However, this may change in the future as we develop this resource more fully.
These models are subject to copyright and may not be downloded or 3D printed.
NOTE: BIOZONE has discontinued eBooks. Digital replicas of our titles are now available through our online platform, BIOZONE WORLD.
The same copyright restrictions as print-book versions apply to BIOZONE’s eBooks. They are provided as a service for a designated number of licenses for a specific period of time.
- Access the e-books for the duration of the license period for the number of user licenses purchased under the license.
- You may distribute user licenses to your students for the duration of the license.
- Teachers are granted complementary access to the same book titles as those licensed to their students, for the duration of the license.
- Licenses are provided on a one user license per student basis (i.e. user licenses are not to be issued to more than one student at a time, rather, additional licenses should be purchased in that instance).
You MAY NOT
- Obtain a “screen capture”, copy or disassemble the content of the ebook to repurpose that content for use in another medium or context.
- Print off physical copies of the content, with the exception of the designated “offline activities” supplied as a PDF file. These are to be printed and used as a student activity.
- Sub-license any unused licenses to another entity outside of the institution that has been granted the license.
- Continue using the e-Book content after the expiry date of the license.
Click below to view the Conditions of Use for our digital products (this includes both BIOZONE eBooks and BIOZONE Academy
Conditions of Use are subject to change without notice.
NOTE: BIOZONE has discontinued Digital Teacher’s Editions. Digital replicas of our Teacher’s Editions are now available through Teacher Access to our online platform, BIOZONE WORLD.
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FOR BIOZONE CONTENT
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- NO LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES
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This Agreement and the license granted hereunder will terminate automatically if you fail to comply with the limitations described herein. Upon termination, you must destroy all copies of the CONTENT and documentation.
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