If you don't care about email...
by Pepe7 - 10/14/12 6:00 PM
In Reply to: Android collect PIM data even when not using cloud? by dnetNuby
...then why would it matter if they could also access your contacts, etc.? Wouldn't your email already contain those items (at least your names/addresses, etc.)? Playing the devil's advocate, I don't see anything that hugely relevant unless your goal is to protect sensitive client names/etc.
There's no way really to avoid the tentacles of google with an Android device.