Terms of use

SVENSKA CELLULOSA AKTIEBOLAGET SCA (publ)
Registered office: Stockholm, Sweden
Reg. no: 556012-6293

References below to “SCA”, “us” or “we” are references to Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget SCA (publ) as a provider of this webpage (“Site”) unless else follows from that a certain Site or other service states another entity, whereby “SCA” will refer to such entity . These Terms of Use shall apply in relation to Sites and other services which refer to these Terms of Use.

SCA will for the purposes of providing its Site and these Terms of Use adhere to Swedish law. However, since the SCA Group includes entities worldwide, please note that if another company is stated as provider of a certain Site or service, the national laws of the country in which such entity is established may provide for different or additional rules. In such case, the national applicable laws will apply and be adhered to by such entity to the extent required.

Legal Statement

The materials on this Site are provided by SCA as a service to its customers and may be used for informational purposes only. Single copies may be downloaded subject to the provisions below.
By downloading any materials from this Site, you agree to these terms. If you do not agree to them, do not use the Site or download any materials from it.

Trademark Information

All names, logos and trademarks are the property of SCA, its affiliates, related companies or its licensors or joint venture partners.

SCA's trademarks and brand names may be used only as stated in these Terms of Use or with prior written permission from SCA.

Any use of SCA's trademarks in the advertising and promotion of SCA's products requires proper acknowledgement.

Restricted Use/Single Copy License

All content included on this Site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips and software is the property of SCA or its content suppliers and is protected by Swedish and international copyright laws. Unauthorized use or distribution of any materials at this Site may violate copyright, trademark, and/or other laws and is subject to civil as well as criminal sanctions.

This Site or any portion of this Site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold or otherwise exploited for any commercial use that is not expressly permitted in writing by SCA. You may download one copy of the information found on SCA Sites on a single computer for your personal, non-commercial, internal use only.

You may not modify, use or transfer the information for any commercial purposes; nor may you remove any copyright or other proprietary notices from the information. You agree that you are responsible to prevent any unauthorized copying of the materials and to ensure that all employees and contractors - if applicable - of your organization adhere to these limitations.

You are responsible for obeying all applicable copyright laws. We permit you to make copies of this Site as necessary incidental acts during your viewing of it; and you may print a copy for your personal use of so much of the Site as is reasonable for private purposes. All other use is strictly prohibited. You may not frame this Site nor link to a page other than the home page without our prior written permission.

SCA does not grant any expressed or implied right to you under any patents, copyrights, trademarks or trade secret information.

Disclaimer of warranties

The information contained herein is provided "as is" without any expressed or implied warranty of any kind including warranties of merchantability, non-infringement of intellectual property, or fitness for any particular purpose. In case SCA is linking to the webpage of a third party, such linking is for the convenience of users only and SCA will have no liability for the content or accuracy of information contained in such webpage.

In no event shall SCA be liable for any damages whatsoever including, without limitation, damages for loss of profits, business interruption, or loss of information, arising out of the use of or inability to use the information, even if SCA has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

SCA further does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of the information, text, graphics, links or other items that may be contained within this information. SCA may make changes to this content, or to the products described therein, at any time without notice. SCA makes no commitment to update the information or other materials entered in this Site.

User Submissions

Any material, information or other communications you transmit or post to this Site will be considered non-confidential, non-exclusive, royalty-free, irrevocable, fully sub-licensable and non-proprietary (“Communications"). SCA will have no obligations concerning the Communications.

SCA will be free to disclose, copy, distribute, incorporate and/or otherwise use any Communications, together with all data, images, sounds, text, and other things embodied therein, for any and all commercial or non-commercial purposes.

If you submit personal data to this Site or otherwise to SCA, you hereby consent to SCA´s use of such data for the purposes of evaluating your information and to market SCA´s products and services, including a right to transfer the data to third countries and post your personal data on the Internet. SCA will be responsible under Swedish Law for such processing of personal data and you may contact SCA in case of incorrect data or other issues related to the personal data.

You may not post any Communications that can be judged as offensive or violating the privacy of other persons or which may be considered as commercial marketing or which is in any way illegal or inappropriate. SCA will delete such communications when we become aware of them and we reserve the right to exclude you as a user from our Site or service.

For use of third party services, such as Facebook, third party terms may also apply. For example, Facebook applies its “Statement of Rights and Responsibilities” to all users and visitors to Facebook, and we recommend that you read these terms before using any such third party service.

Other

SCA may revise these Terms of Use at any time by updating this posting.

SCA reserves in its sole discretion, the right to (1) change this Legal Statement; (2) monitor and remove postings; and/or (3) discontinue Site availability, at any time without notice.

If any term, condition, or provision of these Legal Statement is determined to be unlawful, invalid, void or for any reason unenforceable, the validity and enforceability of the remaining terms, conditions and provisions shall not in any way be affected or impaired thereby.

Privacy Policy

Policy for the Processing of Personal Data

It is the aim of Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget (“SCA”) and its affiliates (“SCA” or “SCA Group”) that all persons whose personal data is processed by SCA shall at all times be confident that their privacy is respected and that due care is taken regarding his or her personal data. See also SCA Group’s Code of Conduct.

SCA will comply with applicable national data protection laws that control the collection and use of data relating to individuals (“personal data”) as well as with this Privacy Policy.  The purpose of this Privacy Policy is to set out the principles governing the use of personal data you give to us, or we obtain about you.

SCA, or the relevant affiliate as provided herein or on the relevant Site, is the data controller responsible for the processing of personal data herein described.

Information – Personal Data

Personal data, including data such as names and addresses which you provide to SCA, may be processed manually as well as by computers.
The personal data provided by you will be processed for the purpose of (i) administrating any request from or agreement with you, (ii) providing the information and services in relation to such request or agreement as well as for (iii) marketing and customer follow-up and (iv) sales/product development, all as determined applicable by SCA.  By submitting personal data, you agree and consent to be bound by the terms outlined in this Privacy Policy and in the Terms of Use.

Any visit to the SCA Sites may lead to registration of the IP address used for such access.  We also use IP addresses to measure the use of the Sites of SCA. (An IP address is a unique number which makes it possible to sometimes identify a user’s connection to the Internet and it is automatically provided by your web browser each time you view a website.) Such measurement may also include collecting information about how you use the Site which may also include monitoring Site usage to help SCA to improve the Site, to personalize your experience by tailoring the content you see, to optimize your user experience and to determine use frequency.  This may also apply in relation to any user accounts you may have with SCA. We may also perform statistical analysis of data collected.

Sensitive Information

If you voluntarily provide us with sensitive personal information about yourself (for example, information relating to your physical health), you are in effect giving SCA your consent to process the sensitive personal data for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy (and any notice on use of data provided in conjunction with such collection) to the extent a consent is required under applicable law.

Disclosure of Personal Information to Third Parties

SCA may provide your personal data to third parties such as a partner or distributor of our products in order to fulfill the purpose for which they were collected.

The data provided by you might be exported to other parties of the SCA Group and/or business partners located in countries within as well as outside of the European Union.

Please exercise caution when submitting personal data online. It is your responsibility to maintain the security of your passwords and personal information. Your usage of this website constitutes an acknowledgement and assumption of these risks.

Access To and Correction of Personal Data

If you have any questions regarding our personal data processing or if you believe that information processed by us is incorrect or incomplete, you should contact the SCA company which is prominently listed on the Site. Under local data protection legislation, you may have rights of access and rectification in relation to your personal data. Such rights will be adhered to by us as far as possible to fulfill all of our legal obligations.

To contact Provider regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact SCA at Box 200, 101 23 STOCKHOLM, or by email at info@sca.com.

Use of Cookies

This Site may use “cookies,” which are small data files stored on your computer or another computer for use with your web browser software. Cookies are used on this Site to provide the user with access to functions available on the Site such as ordering information material and choice of language.

By accepting the Terms of Use as well as by accessing and using the Site, you consent to the use of the above stated cookies. You may also consent to our use of cookies by the settings you have made in your web browser. If you do not desire to accept our use of cookies, you must then exit this Site or disable the function for cookies in your web browser software. Disabling cookies functionality may prevent you from using all features on our web-pages. Information on how to disable cookies functionality can normally be found at the provider of the web browser.

User Submissions

SCA may allow you to post information, comments or other material on our Site, social media networks or other online service. This is done in order to facilitate the flow of  information about SCA and our products. Please note the terms for such user submissions set out in the Legal Statement (see above).

Do not provide us with information about other persons unless you can prove that you have their consent to provide it.