General conditions of use

1. Provision of general data and information

We make every effort to ensure that the information and data contained on its website is correct. However, we can accept no liability or guarantee that the information and data provided is up-to-date, correct and complete. This also applies for all other websites referred to by means of a hyperlink. Nor is BRENNTAG responsible for the contents of such websites reached by means of such a link. BRENNTAG reserves the right to modify or supplement the information or data provided without prior notice.

2. Liability

We do not assume any liability for the availability or freedom from troubles of the services offered under Brenntag.fr by partner enterprises. Nor do we assume any responsibility or liability that the services offered by partner enterprises under Brenntag.com or Brenntag.fr comply with statutory regulations. Any liability for actions of partner enterprises is excluded. Wherever BRENNTAG offers services itself, our General Terms and Conditions shall be applicable.

3. Intellectual property - Copyright

The content of the BRENNTAG.fr website is copyright protected and governed by French and international laws about copyright and intellectual property. The copying of information or data, particularly the use of the Brenntag logo, texts, parts of texts, documents that can be downloaded or pictorial material, is strictly forbidden without the prior consent of Brenntag SA and especially from the publication manager. The Brenntag corporate name and logo are registrered trade marks and belong to the Brenntag Group.

4. Applicable law

All information or data, its use and the log-in into the BRENNTAG France website as well as all actions, tolerations or nonactions associated with the BRENNTAG website are subject exclusively to French law. The place of jurisdiction is Lyon.

5. Personal data protection

5.1 Personal data

We do not collect any personal data through our website without your consent. We generally use your personal data to answer your enquiry, process your order or give you access to special information or updates. In the interest of customer relations, it may furthermore be necessary to save and edit your personal data and, pass it on to our group companies to better deal with your wishes or improve our products and services. We (or third parties on our behalf) may also use this data to inform you of BRENNTAG offers which may be useful for your business, or to carry out online surveys through which we can better meet your requirements. Data that is not needed will be deleted immediately.

This site has been declared and registrered to the CNIL under file ref 856064.

Under current data protection law (article 34 of the "Informatique et Libertés" act of 6 January 1978 modified applicable in France), you have the right to access, rectify or delete the personal data we may hold about you. Please contact the webmaster.

5.2 Name information

Persons whose name appear on this site have been informed about their rights and may contact the webmaster to rectify or delete personal data.

5.3 Non-personal data

When you access our websites, information is occasionally collected automatically, whereby this information cannot be assigned to a specific person (e.g. Internet browser, operating system used; domain name of the Website from where you arrived; number of visits, average dwell time, pages called up). This information may be used to determine the attractiveness of our website and improve its content.

5.4 "Cookies" -information that is automatically stored on your computer

When you visit a website, information may be saved on your computer as a "cookie" which is then automatically recognised the next time you visit the site. Cookies, for example, are used to adapt a website to your interests or to save your password so that you do not have to enter it every time your visit the site. If you do not want your computer to be recognised, please set your Internet browser so that it deletes cookies from your computer hard disk, blocks all cookies or warns you before saving a cookie.

5.5 Children

Children should not send personal data to websites without the consent of their parents or guardian. Although our site does not comprise anything that may shock children, we advise parents and guardians to teach their children how to safely and responsibly handle personal data on the Internet. BRENNTAG will at all events not knowingly collect the personal data of children or in any way use this or disclose this to third parties without authorisation.

5.6 Safety

We have taken precautions to ensure the safety of your personal data. Your data will be conscientiously protected against loss, destruction, falsification, manipulation and unauthorised access or unauthorised disclosure.

5.7 Links to other websites

The BRENNTAG Group websites contain links to other websites. We are not responsible for the data protection strategy or the contents of these other websites.

6. Thematic files

All documents contained on this site are copyright protected. Electronic documents may have been updated between the moment when you downloaded them and the moment you read them. For this reason, we recommend that you check their validity.

7. Electronic mail

E-mails sent to the webmaster are kept during the time of their treatment, and may be kept 6 months at the most in case of e-mails exchange. You have a right to access, rectify or delete the personal data we may hold about you. Please contact the webmaster

We draw your attention on the fact that the e-mails can be intercepted on the Internet. Until they reach us, their confidentiality cannot be guaranteed. Make sure not to disclose any personal, unuseful or sensitive information. Moreover, the origin of e-mails that we receive can be falsified. Consequently, if you wish to send us such information, make sure to use postmail.

7. Questions and comments

Sould you have any questions or comments, please contact the webmaster


This page was made possible thanks to the French National Commission for Information technology and Liberties (CNIL) website www.cnil.fr

Reproduction rights are reserved and strictly limited.