Commitment to Data Privacy Protection

Protecting the security and privacy of your personal data is important to Tessenderlo Chemie nv (hereafter Tessenderlo Group) and to the way we conduct our business in compliance with laws on privacy, data protection and data security. Please read our Privacy Policy carefully so that you can understand how we collect and use the personal data that you provide to us.

Information Collected and Stored Automatically

Simply by accessing our website, we are in a position to automatically (i.e. not by registration) collect, through the so-called log files, information about our website visitors (for example type of Internet browser and computer operating system used, number of visits, average time spent, most popular pages, information searched for…).   You will not be personally identified from this information. We may use this information and share it with our worldwide affiliates, for statistical purposes only and to improve the content of our websites.

Personal Information You Accept to Provide

By submitting your personal data to us, you will be treated as having given your permission for the processing of your personal data as set out in this policy.

Through this website, Tessenderlo Group does not collect any personally - identifiable information about you (e.g., your name, address, telephone number or e-mail address -hereafter called "Personal Information"-), unless you voluntarily decide to provide it to us (e.g., by registration or survey).
We simply use and if need be, store the Personal Information you provided to us in order to respond to requests or to process orders or applications submitted by you. The Personal Information shall not be used to provide information related to our products and services unless requested by you.

We may need to share the Personal Information with our affiliates to enable them to send you the requested information, even if they are located in any other country outside the European Union and even though this country does not provide for an adequate level of protection for your Personal Information.

Tessenderlo Group Cookie Policy

About Cookies

This website uses cookies. A cookie is a file containing small pieces of text that a web server sends to your web browser when you access an internet site.

The main purpose of cookies is to streamline your use of the website; cookies make the interaction between users and web sites faster and easier. They can't look into your computer or read any personal information or other material on your hard drive. They can't carry viruses or install anything harmful on your computer.

In all cases in which cookies are used on this site, the cookie will not collect any personally identifiable information.

How does Tessenderlo Group use cookies?

Here is a list of the main cookies we use, and what they are used for.

​Category​Usage​Cookie​Cookie name
​Strictly necessary cookies​These cookies are strictly necessary in order for you to use the features of the site and navigate around the site. Without these cookies, some features would not function. These tend to be session cookies that are deleted at the end of the browser session.


​Cookies to provide functionality​Functionality cookies record information about choices you've made or settings to improve your visit.​Website Language Cookie​visitedCookie
​Cookies to improve performance ​We use Google Analytics to improve the functionality and usability of the site and the services we provide to site visitors. As with other cookies, user data is all anonymous. Please see Google Analytics' privacy policy here for further information.​Google Analytics Cookies​_utma
​Targeted cookies​There are no targeting or online behavioral cookies on this site.

Managing Cookies

Tessenderlo Group operates an 'implied consent' policy which means that through the use of our site we assume that you agree with our cookie policy. If you do not agree, then you should either not visit this site, delete the cookies having visited the site, or visit the site using your browser's anonymous usage setting. Alternatively, most web browsers allow you to turn off the cookie function.

Please note that if you choose to reject cookies, certain parts of this site may not be available to you or may not function properly.

For guidance on how to change your browser settings as well as more detailed information about cookies, go to where you can learn about managing, reviewing and deleting cookies.

Last updated: January 2015

Security of the Personal Information

Tessenderlo Group makes reasonable efforts to ensure the security of your Personal Information. Only a limited number of persons within our IT Department or the operational team administrating the website as well as specific persons of Tessenderlo Group or its affiliates, who are in the appropriate position to answer your requests, are authorized to access, modify - if requested by you - or delete your Personal Information.


If the information received is harmful, obscene, threatening, criminal or has criminal implications, we reserve the right to use, disseminate, store for evidence purposes or delete it, as we deem appropriate in our sole and absolute discretion.

Links to Other Web Sites

Tessenderlo Group is not responsible for the privacy policies or the content of other websites, even if:
• you accessed the other party's website using links from our website or
• you linked to our website from another party's website.

We recommend that you check the privacy policy of each site you visit.

How to Contact Us

In accordance with the Belgian Law of December 8th, 1992 and the European directive 95/46/EC of October 24th, 1995 for the protection of personal data, you have the right to protest against processing of your personal data by written request and free of charge. You also have the right to demand access to this information and if needed, make corrections.

If you wish to do so, or in case you should have other questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy, please contact the webmaster at or write to Tessenderlo Group - attn. Group Communication- Troonstraat 130 rue du Trône - 1050 Brussels - Belgium.​