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Legal Mentions


Legal Mentions

We thank you for your visit on Please find below our policy, in particular concerning personal data processing. We encourage you to read it carefully. When visiting this website, you agree with the detailed practises as well as with terms and conditions mentioned below.

The website is owned by Imerys company, a "Société Anonyme" with a capital of €159,135,748 registered in the Paris Trade and Companies Register under the number 562 008 151. The registered office of Imerys is located at 43 quai de Grenelle - 75015 Paris - France.

Publication Director: Claire Garnier, Corporate, Digital & Internal Communications Director of Imerys group

Website hosting and maintenance: Imerys

Nothing on this website should be construed as constituting an offer, or the sollicitation of any offer, to buy, sale or invest in any quoted or non-quoted securities issued by Imerys or its subsidiairies. All products, processes and programs presented on the website are not necessarily available in all countries. Consequently, the user of this website agrees to exercise his own responsibility when using this information.

Imerys is bound only by a best-endeavors obligation concerning the information it makes available to visitors to its website

While every effort has been made to ensure the reliability of the information contained on this website, Imerys accordingly accepts no liability for any errors, omissions or outcomes that may result from using this information. In particular, hypertext links on our site may lead users to information contained on other servers, over which Imerys has no control.

Stock market data in the "Imerys in the Stock market" section is provided by Euroinvestor and its data suppliers. Imerys cannot be held responsible for inaccurate, delayed or interrupted data with regard to the stock price quoted on its website.

The website is normally accessible 24 hours a day and 7 days a week. In case of circumstances outside Imerys's control, difficulties associated with information systems, difficulties associated with telecommunications networks, other technical issues, or for maintenance - this list is not exhaustive - Imerys may decide to suspend or interrupt access to all or part of the site. The website can be modified without prior notice.

Special notice for American users of the website
The Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (C.O.P.P.A.) of 1998 provides safeguards to protect children who use the internet by regulating the online collection of personal information from children under the age of 13. According to this Act, "(...) if you operate a general audience web site and have actual knowledge that you are collecting personal information from children, you must comply with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (C.O.P.P.A.)."
Imerys does not intend to collect any Personal Identification Information from children under the age of 13. However, if children under the age of 13 provide Personal Identification Information to Imerys, their parents or legal guardian should request that we delete this information from our files by sending us an email at We will use all reasonable efforts to delete children's information from our files.
Further information about the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 may be found on the Federal Trade Commission's website (

Imerys is the owner of all right, title and interest in the name of Imerys. You are prohibited from using the name of Imerys without the positive authorization of Imerys. This site and its content are protected according to the intellectual property code, particularly with regard to branding, copyrights, drawings and patterns.

Under the French Intellectual Property Code and, more generally, international treaties and agreements containing provisions on the protection of copyright, you are prohibited from reproducing (other than for your private use), selling, distributing, issuing, broadcasting, adapting, modifying, publishing, communicating in full or in part in any form the data, presentation or organization of the site, or the works protected by copyright shown on the Imerys website without the specific prior written consent of the holder of the copyright attaching to the work, the presentation or organization of the site, or the data reproduced.

You are also prohibited from introducing data by whatever means to the Imerys website that would modify or be likely to modify the content or appearance of the data, the presentation or organization of the site, or the works featured on the Imerys website.

Personal data
Imerys collects data regarding visitors to the site through the Career and Contact sections of the website. This data allows us to respond to your requests for information. Personal information collected in this way is restricted to basic contact information (last name, first name, company name and address, e-mail address, telephone and fax numbers).

You may send e-mails to the addresses shown on the website. Each message will contain your e-mail address and any additional information that you wish to include in the message.

Tracking techniques may be used on our website as a means of enhancing your navigational experience. You have a right to access, delete and modify any personal data collected in this way. Any personal information collected is destined for use by Imerys and Imerys's partners. Imerys will never share a user's personal data with any third party, unless the user himself specifically requests this. Imerys does not keep users' IP addresses.

A session cookie is created when you visit the website. Cookies record information about your visit to our site (pages visited, date and time of visit, etc.) on your computer's hard drive. This information can be used during your next visit to the website. This cookie remains on your computer for 30 minutes. You can block these cookies by modifying the security parameters of your browser (for example, Tools / Options on Microsoft Explorer 6).

As a visitor to the Imerys website, you are bound to respect the provisions of the French law "Informatique, fichiers et libertés" of January 6, 1978, (n°78-17). Anyone violating this law is liable to penal sanctions. According to the French law n°78-17 "Informatique, fichiers et libertés", you have the right to access, rectify or delete information which refers to you by name. If you wish to rectify or delete certain data, please use the Contact section of the website.

The website is registered with the C.N.I.L. ("Commission Nationale de l'Informatique et des Libertés") under the reference 1112829.

Applicable law
The Imerys website and its use and access conditions are coming under French law.

Our partners
The Imerys website has been made by the Financial & Corporate Communications department of Imerys group, together with the Imerys IT department and in association with the following partners:
- Angie for guidance, project management, design and technical development
- Thomson Reuters and its partners (EuroInvestor and Interactive data) for stock market information

Photo credits
Imerys photolibrary, RR, X, Michel Bost, Christophe Boulze, Eddy Cervo, Christian Chaise, Christian Chamourat, Tom Grow, Dominique Lecuivre, Véronique Popinet, Nicolas Richez, Gilles Rolle/REA, Patrick Sordoillet, Howard Spiers, Stan Celestian,, Fotolia, Getty Images, iStock, Foundation Emergency Architectes photolibrary, Les Arts Florissants photolibrary, Imerys Terre Cuite photolibrary, Imerys Talc Luzenac France photolibrary.

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