Website terms of use

Last update: November 14th 2019.

1. Acceptance of these Terms of Use

By accessing and using this website (the “Website”) you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by these Terms of Use, including the Privacy Policy referenced herein. If you do not accept these Terms of Use, you are not authorized to use this Website.

We may make modifications to the foregoing at any time and such modification will be effective upon posting to the Website. The date of the most recent revisions will appear on this page. We shall notify you of the changes to the Terms of Use by posting a notice on the Website. Where required by applicable law, you will be notified of the changes by email (provided that you have provided us with your email for such purposes). Your continued use of the Website after any modifications to these Terms of Use shall indicate your agreement with such modified terms.

2. Additional Terms

Some parts of the Website may be subject to additional rules, guidelines or terms. If there is a conflict between these Terms of Use and the rules, guidelines or terms posted for a particular part of the Website, the latter will prevail regarding your use of that part of the Website.

3. Company information

This Website is operated by:

Tekni-Plex NV

Industrielaan 37
9320 Erembodegem

VAT BE 0425.537.515 RPR/RPM Gent, section Dendermonde.

info@Tekni-Plex.be

4. Privacy

Please read our Privacy Policy Privacy Policy, which forms an integral part of these Terms of Use and which governs your visit to this Website, so that you understand how your Personal Data will be collected and processed by Tekni-Plex.

5. Intellectual property rights

The information and content of this Website, including all information, data, text, music, sound, photographs, graphics and video messages, and all source codes, software compilations and other material are owned by Tekni-Plex and are protected by intellectual property rights, including, without limitation, copyrights, author rights and neighbouring rights, database rights, design and models, trademark rights, patents, software, etc. It is prohibited to use, transfer, amend, modify, sell, distribute, reproduce or publish the information and the content of this Website without the prior written consent of Tekni-Plex.

6. Permitted Use

The Website is for personal use only and may not be used in connection with any commercial purposes, except those that are specifically approved by Tekni-Plex. The following activities are expressly prohibited: (i) collecting usernames and/or email addresses of other users by electronic or other means for the purpose of sending unsolicited email or other communications, (ii) any use of the Website, which in our sole judgment, degrades the reliability, speed, or operation of the Website or any underlying hardware or software thereof, and (iii) any use of the Website which is unlawful or in violation of these Terms of Use.

You may not access or use the Website in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair any Tekni-Plex’s accounts, computer systems or networks. You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any parts of the Website or any Tekni-Plex’s accounts, computer systems or networks. You may not use any robot, spider, scraper or other automated means to access the Website or any Tekni-Plex’s accounts, computer systems or networks. You may not access, download, use or export the Website, or the content provided on the Website, in violation of U.S. or E.U. export laws or regulations, or in violation of any other applicable laws or regulations.

7. Content and access

Tekni-Plex uses its best efforts to maintain the information on its Website accurate and up-to-date. The information provided on this Website is valid at the date on which it is provided and Tekni-Plex cannot guarantee that such information does not contain any mistakes, is correct and up-to-date.

Tekni-Plex does not guarantee a continuous, uninterrupted and secured access to the Website. Tekni-Plex may interrupt, at any time and without prior notice, the access to the Website in case of risk of misuse or fraud, in order to perform maintenance or to implement any improvement or modification. Tekni-Plex shall do its utmost to limit the duration of such interruptions and shall, whenever possible, inform the Internet users of these interruptions and their estimated duration.

Tekni-Plex reserves the right to modify the content of this Website at any time, to (temporarily) block the access to the Website or to shut down the Website.

8. Password Protection

Access to, and use of, password protected parts of the Website may be restricted to authorized users only and you may not share your password(s), account information, or access to the Website. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password(s) and account information, and you are responsible for all activities that occur under your password(s) or account(s) or as a result of your access to the Website.

9. Limitation of Warranty and Liability

YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK AND PERIL. THIS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS, WITH ALL FAULTS. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, TEKNI-PLEX EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES FOR HIDDEN OR LATENT DEFECT, OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, Tekni-Plex MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT (i) THE WEBSITE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, (ii) THE WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, ERROR-FREE, OR VIRUS-FREE (iii) THE INFORMATION THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE WEBSITE WILL BE ACCURATE, COMPREHENSIVE, OR RELIABLE.

The above limitations of warranties may not be permitted in all jurisdictions, and these limitations are notably without prejudice to your mandatory rights as a consumer under applicable laws.

Except in case of gross or intentional negligence, fraud, or any other liability which may not be excluded under applicable law, you expressly understand and agree that in no event shall Tekni-Plex or any of its contractors or employees be liable for any direct, indirect, special, consequential damages, including, but not limited to damages whatsoever resulting from loss of use, data, profits, business, opportunity, goodwill, clientele arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of software, documents, provision of or failure to provide services, delays or interruption of access to the website, computer virus, failure or malfunction of your systems arising in relation to your use of the website, inaccurate content or omission, or other intangible losses, as well as third party claims (even if Tekni-Plex has been advised of the possibility of such damages), resulting from claims based on warranty, contract, tort, negligence (including gross negligence), hidden or latent defects, strict liability, and any other legal theory.

10. External links

This Website may contain hyperlinks to websites or information of third parties. Hyperlinks included on this Website are meant purely for the ease of the customer and their presence does not entail that Tekni-Plex approves or recommends the content, products, services or service providers of such websites. Tekni-Plex has no control over websites or information of third parties and is not liable for the information or the materials provided on third parties’ websites, nor for the damages you may incur as a result of your visit or access to third parties’ websites. Tekni-Plex does not guarantee that the information or materials on third parties’ websites are correct, accurate or reliable.

11. Applicable law

Without prejudice to your mandatory rights as a consumer, all information provided by Tekni-Plex on the Website and your visit of and access to the Website, are governed by and interpreted in accordance with Belgian law.

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