Terms and Conditions for the Lesaffre Human Care website

    This website is presented by the division Lesaffre Human Care of Lesaffre International (hereafter referred to as "Lesaffre"). Your use of this site is governed by the terms and conditions detailed hereafter. By using this site, you agree to abide by the present terms.


    Legal information

    The content featured on this www.lesaffrehumancare.com website has been created exclusively for the purpose of providing information about the division Lesaffre Human Care, for the professionals. No commercial use may be made of the data shown on the site without the prior written agreement of Lesaffre, the site's publisher. Your use of the site is governed by the following terms and conditions.

    General terms of use

    The control and administration of the site are carried out from Lesaffre's administrative headquarters in Marcq-en-Barœul (France) which makes no claim that this material is adapted to, or available for use in all countries. If you are using the site from other regions, it is your responsibility to ensure that you conform to local laws and regulations.
    Lesaffre reserves the right to modify or correct the site content at any moment, without notice, in addition to the present terms. It may not be considered liable for any possible consequences of such modifications. If any part of these terms appears to be unapplicable, said part shall be construed according to applicable law insofar as this is possible, and all other provisions shall continue to be valid.

    Intellectual property rights

    The site in its entirety is the property of Lesaffre, as are all related rights. Any partial or complete reproduction must always be subject to authorization from the site owners.
    The presentation and content of the website jointly constitute a "work" protected by the applicable legislation concerning the intellectual property rights belonging to Lesaffre.


    The text, images, drawings, layout and graphical identity of this site are protected by intellectual property legislation. Copying, extracting, circulating, broadcasting or modifying the content of this site for commercial purposes is strictly forbidden. The downloading and printing of text, images and graphical features is authorized for private use only, to the exclusion of all commercial use. The reproduction of drawings, images, audio files, video sequences and texts in other electronic or printed publications is subject to the prior written agreement of Lesaffre. Any failure to obtain such authorization will be treated and pursued as a case of intellectual property right infringement.
    Lesaffre authorizes the downloading of a copy of the information to a temporary storage area strictly for private consultation purposes only, on condition that you do not, delete, alter or modify the pages or the content concerned, or change any copyright logo or other symbol, such as the symbols concerning registered trade marks, reservation of rights, or any other protected rights (copyright, “©” or “®” symbols, etc), digital traceability data or any other technical aspect created for recognition purposes.


    The trademarks and logos featured on the site are registered and protected. Any total or partial reproduction of these trademarks and/or logos carried out based on elements featured on the site without the express authorization of Lesaffre constitutes an act of infringement, punishable by articles L.335-2 and following of the Intellectual Property Code.


    The databases created by Lesaffre are protected by copyright law and by the law dated July 1, 1998 adapting the intellectual property code to incorporate the European directive of March 11, 1996 concerning the legal protection of databases. Unless the prior written agreement of Lesaffre has been obtained, any reproduction, representation, adaptation, translation and/or modification (whether partial or total) or any transfer to another site is strictly forbidden.


    With the exception of the express provisions detailed above, no aspect of the present document may be interpreted as granting any license, right, copyright or other intellectual property rights of any form. If, in your capacity as the owner of an intellectual property right, you feel that your work has been unfairly copied or distributed via this site, please immediately inform Lesaffre of this by writing to the following address:

    137 rue Gabriel Péri
    59700 Marcq-en-Barœul
    For the attention of the legal department

    Contacting Lesaffre

    Your messages are always welcome on the Lesaffre Human Care website. Any message or document which you may send to the website by e-mail or by any other means, including (for example) personal details, questions or answers, comments, suggestions or any other information, will be treated as non-confidential and non-exclusive. Any data which you may submit or put online may be used by Lesaffre or allocated by licence to third parties by Lesaffre, for any purpose whatsoever, including (but not limited to) the rental of mailing lists, proposing products or services, reproduction, divulgence, transmission, publication, broadcasting or inclusion on the Internet. Furthermore, Lesaffre is free to use any idea, concept, know-how or techniques contained in any message which you send to the website regardless of its subject.

    Exclusion of liability

    It is possible that the documents featured on this site contain inaccuracies or errors. The use of, and visits to this website are undertaken at your own risk. Neither Lesaffre nor any other party involved in the creation, production or delivery of this site will be required to pay any direct or indirect damages or compensation resulting from your access to or use of this site. Lesaffre does not guarantee that the functional aspects of the website will never be interrupted or free from errors, nor that this website or the server providing access to it are free from viruses or other dangerous components. Without in any way restricting the above, all information and data contained on this site is proposed to you "AS IS", i.e. WITH NO EXPRESS OR IMPLIED GUARANTEE OF ANY FORM. Lesaffre reserves the right to make changes to this website at any time, without notice.


    Lesaffre may not be considered liable for any links created directly or indirectly from its website, or for the content of other websites. The creation of hypertext links to the site may only proceed subject to the prior written agreement of Lesaffre, which may be revoked at any time. The existence of any link to sites linked to the lesaffrehumancare.com website does not imply approval by Lesaffre of the content of the pages hosted off at website or of any other site linked to the lesaffrehumancare.com website. Consequently, you access other off-site web pages or websites via links at your own risk and under your own liability.
    In conformity with the Informatique et Libertés (data protection) law number 78-17 dated January 6, 1978, the processing of named data on the lesaffrehumancare.com website is subject to a declaration to the CNIL (French data protection authority) under the number 1393788. You have the right to access, modify, rectify and delete any data concerning you.
    In order to do so, please submit your request in writing to the following address:

    Lesaffre Human Care - web site administrator
    137 rue Gabriel Péri
    59700 Marcq-en-Barœul - FRANCE

    Cookie information

    In order to improve our service to you, we measure the number of page views, the number of visits, in addition to the activity of visitors to our website including their return rate. To achieve this, we use "cookies". These are issued by server of the company Inouit, which hosts the www.lesaffrehumancare.com website. The cookies used by www.lesaffrehumancare.com contain: a unique identifier generated at random, in addition to the date of your last visit.
    Furthermore, Inouit also analyses site traffic based on the processing of connection data. IP addresses concerning site visits are not stored for more than 24 hours. You may refuse to accept cookies or delete them without this having any adverse effect on your navigation of the website. You can refuse to accept cookies or choose to be informed before accepting cookies by configuring your computer as follows:

    For Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 and above:

    • Choose the "Tools" menu, followed by "Internet Options"
    • Click on the "Confidentiality" tab
    • Select the desired level using the cursor, or click on the "advanced" button to customise your browser's cookie management configuration

    For Mozilla Firefox:

    • Choose the "Tools" menu, followed by "Options"
    • Click on the "Cookies" tab
    • Choose the desired options

    For Opera 6.0 and above:

    • Choose the "File" menu, followed by "Preferences"
    • "Privacy"

    Legal competence

    In the event of litigation or disputes, only French law will apply and only the courts of Lille (France) will be considered competent.

    © 2009 - Lesaffre International – All rights reserved.

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    59000 Lille - FRANCE
    Tél.: +33(0)3 20 02 13 91
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    Lesaffre, Gettyimages, Fotolia

    Publication manager:

    M. Benoît LAPLAIZE

    Site owner/publisher:

    SARL, incorporated under French law, with capital of 14 710 660 €
    RCS Roubaix-Tourcoing 434 011 458
    137, Rue Gabriel Péri
    59700 Marcq-en-Barœul - FRANCE

    Administrative headquarters:

    137, Rue Gabriel Péri
    59700 Marcq-en-Barœul - FRANCE
    Telephone: +33(0)3 20 81 61 00