Privacy statement

Please note that the World Wide Web is a publicly accessible system. Making personal information voluntarily available online is done at your own risk. Whereas Holcim appreciates your interest in this website and respects your privacy and personal sphere, Holcim also recognizes the importance of protecting the privacy of personal data which may be collected by visiting Holcim Group websites. While such information is processed according to the legal provisions valid for the countries in which the websites are maintained, those websites may include, however, links to third party websites which are not covered by this privacy statement and for which Holcim has no responsibility or liability.

Holcim collects personal data, when voluntarily submitted by visitors or others. This data is used for internal purposes stated at the location where provided, i.e. for ordering press releases, annual reports, other information or for job applications, within Holcim only, which may include its communication to other companies within the Holcim Group. By submitting your data to this website, you expressly agree to its use and possible transborder transmission.

By sending us an e-mail you may have access to your personal data and may have it deleted, corrected or revised.

Holcim (US) complies with the U.S.-EU Safe Harbor Framework and the U.S.-Swiss Safe Harbor Framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal information from European Union member countries and Switzerland as it applies to information transmitted to Holcim from other Holcim Group companies. Holcim (US) has certified that it adheres to the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles of notice, choice, onward transfer, security, data integrity, access, and enforcement. To learn more about the Safe Harbor program, and to view Holcim(US)’s certification, please visit http://www.export.gov/safeharbor/.  Holcim may make use of "cookie" technology to measure site activity and to collect such information as i.e. browser type and operating system, metrics, geographical location, on an anonymous, aggregate basis, in order to tailor information to suit your individual preferences.

Children and young people under the age of 18 are advised to get permission from a parent or guardian before submitting personally identifiable data to Holcim websites.

Any controversy arising out of Holcim's Privacy Statement, or the breach thereof, related to non-human resources data shall be determined by the American Arbitration Association in accordance with its International Arbitration Rules. Such arbitration shall be conducted in the English language.

Any controversy arising out of Holcim's Privacy Statement, or the breach thereof, related to human resources data shall be determined by the applicable (local country) European Union Data Protection Authorities if the dispute cannot be remedied directly with the employee.

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