Legal

Any use of this Site must comply with these terms and conditions of use and shall be deemed to have taken place on French territory.
 
Website – The Veolia Institute
 
The Site provides information about the Veolia Institute (information below).
 
It is published by the Veolia Institute, a French non-profit organization (under French law 1901), whose office is located at 30 rue Madeleine Vionnet, 93300 Aubervilliers, France and whose phone number is +33 (0)1 85 57 70 00.
 
The website is hosted by: 
Acquia Cloud Site Factory
Headquarters: 25 Corporate Drive, Burlington, MA 01803
Tel : + (0) 1 781 238 8600

Protected rights
 
The content of this Site developed by the Veolia Institute or on its behalf (hereinafter "Content") is protected by legislation on copyright, trademark law, design law, and unfair competition.
 
The Content includes the architecture, graphic design (including the colors, fonts and graphic layout of screens) , and all information and other elements available or accessible on and/or through the website, such as documents, articles, photographs, illustrations, images, trademarks and logos (especially those of the Veolia Institute), data, databases and all sound content (e.g. voices, music or sound effects) and still or animated graphics (such as animations or videos), specific software developments and downloadable programs.
 
This Content is the exclusive property of the Veolia Institute, its technical service providers or other third parties that authorize the Veolia Institute to use it.
 
Any reproduction, distribution and/or use of all or part of the Content by any means, in any form and for any purpose whatsoever, is prohibited without prior written consent of the Veolia Institute or third parties expressly authorized, apart from use for private purposes, and in accordance with the 
 
French Intellectual Property Code. In any case, and subject to the foregoing, in the event of the reproduction, dissemination and/or exploitation of all or part of the Content, the source (this Site and the Veolia Institute) must be clearly indicated together with the name of the author if applicable.
 
Any person who fails to comply with these legal provisions is guilty of infringement of copyright and is liable to the penalties provided by law, notwithstanding any other recourse by the Veolia Institute. 
 
 
Accountability
 
The Veolia Institute disclaim any liability whatsoever for the content, including any assurance of quality, suitability for a particular purpose, entitlement and non-infringement. In addition, the Veolia Institute disclaim all liability whatsoever in respect of any direct or indirect, incidental or consequential damage, loss of data or earnings arising out of or related to the use or operation of this website and its content.
 
The Veolia Institute will do its best to ensure accessibility to its website at all times for visitors. 
 
However, the Veolia Institute will not be held responsible for the unavailability of the website for any reason whatsoever.
 
In addition, the site may contain inaccuracies or typographical errors.
 
Changes and updates are periodically added to this site. In this respect, the Veolia Institute reserves the right to make any modification, rectification or change at any time.
 
The hypertext links on this site enable you to leave the Veolia Institute website. These hyperlinks are provided for your convenience only and do not imply any endorsement or approval by the Veolia Institute of the third-party websites to which they link. These third-party websites are not under the control of the Veolia Institute, and the latter are not responsible for the conditions of access to the content of these sites, the links they contain, the products or services they offer, data stored and/or used on their servers or any changes or updates made thereto.
 
All trademarks, product names or services, domain names and organization names mentioned on this Site are the property of their respective owners.
 
References to trademarks, product names, services, domain names and organizations  other than the Veolia Institute do not imply the existence of any association between the Veolia Institute and the organizations, products or services, brands or names in question. 
 
 
Privacy policy - Collection and use of personal data
 
The Veolia Institute does not require users at any time to disclose personal data (name, address, email address, occupation, etc.).
 
When you browse the site, the Veolia Institute may use cookies which consist of information stored on your computer in simple text files which the Veolia Institute server uses to read and record data.
 
 
The Veolia Institute has established a policy on the use of cookies in accordance with the provisions of the French Act No. 78-17 of January 6, 1978 relating to Computers, Files and Liberties as amended by Act No. 2004 -801 of August 6, 2004 (French Data Protection Act) and the recommendations of the CNIL, the French data protection authority (for more details see the “Information on the use of cookies” section on the cookie management page).
 
To obtain specific information or receive documents, you may also be asked to register on the website. Your registration on the site will enable the Veolia Institute to automatically collect and process personal data, and any use of these is subject to the provisions of the French Data Protection Act.
 
 
The Veolia Institute informs you that the personal data that you may provide online through the registration form available on its site are used solely by authorized persons at the Veolia Institute, which is responsible for processing and conserving the data. These data will not be disclosed to third parties except for third parties that host the site or which are involved in its content or management as a subcontractor of the Veolia Institute as set forth in the French Data Protection Act.
 
These third parties are required to respect the security and confidentiality of the data, and may not use them for any purpose other than the operation or management of the site and may act only on instructions from the Veolia Institute.
 
The Veolia Institute agrees to take all relevant precautions at its disposal to protect the confidentiality of personal data.
 
To this end, the Veolia Institute informs you that, in accordance with French Resolution No. 2006-138 of 9 May 2006 of the CNIL, relating to the exemption from reporting on data processing for the purposes of information and external communications (exemption decision no. 7), the database that may contain these personal data is strictly compliant with the framework set forth in the said decision, thereby exempting the Veolia Institute from being required to make a declaration to the CNIL.
 
The Veolia Institute reminds you that, in accordance with the French Data Protection Act, you have the right to oppose the use of, access and amend your personal data. You can exercise this right at any time by sending a letter to:
 
Institut Veolia
30 rue Madeleine Vionnet
93 300 Aubervilliers, France
 
Modification or deletion will be made promptly and at the latest within eight working days of receipt of your request.
 
The Veolia Institute draws your attention to the fact that some information that does not constitute personal data and cannot identify you may be recorded by our servers (e.g. browser used).