Privacy policy

DSM-Firmenich Houdan SAS respects the privacy of visitors to its website and is committed to the protection of your personal information. To better protect your privacy, we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make regarding the way your information is collected and used at this website. We have developed this Privacy Policy to summarize how we collect, maintain and use personally identifiable information through our website. By using this website you are agreeing to the terms of this Privacy Policy.


By using this website, you are agreeing to the terms of this Privacy Policy. We may change or modify this Privacy Policy from time to time and will post such changes on this site. Therefore, we ask you to check this Privacy Policy occasionally to be sure that you are aware of these changes. Any such changes will be effective upon posting by DSM-Firmenich Houdan SAS

Personal Information

DSM-Firmenich Houdan SAS may collect and process the following kinds of information:
a) Personally identifiable information (such as information from which you can be identified, such as your name, address, telephone number, email address, date of birth or other similar information (“Personal Information”) when you voluntarily provide this information to us. If you communicate with us using the “Contact Us” feature, we collect the information you provide when you complete the “Contact Us” form.

b) Non-personally identifiable information relating to such things as the total number of visits to our website, the number of visitors to each page of our website, the Internet Protocol (IP) addresses of our visitors and the browser version you are using, the date and time of access, the time spent on our website, and the domain names of our visitors’ internet service providers

Use and Disclosure of Personal Information

DSM-Firmenich Houdan SAS may use Personal Information in a variety of ways. Your Personal Information may be used to respond to your inquiries. If you do provide Personal Information to us, you agree we may contact you through a variety of methods including email, postal mail, and telephone. In addition, DSM-Firmenich Houdan SAS may use both Personal Information and non-personally identifiable information to improve the content of our website, to customize our website to your preferences, to understand how our visitors use our website so that we can improve the website and the customer experience and for internal research purposes. We may also use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our servers and for purpose of system administration.

Except as specifically provided in this Privacy Policy, DSM-Firmenich Houdan SAS will not transfer, sell or rent Personal Information to any third party for any purpose without your consent. DSM-Firmenich Houdan SAS may share your information within our corporate group, including our parent holding company, affiliates and subsidiaries worldwide or with our co-promotion partners. We may also transfer or share your Personal Information with third parties who provide us with services to enable them to provide such services. Such third parties have agreed that they will only use such Personal Information on behalf of DSM-Firmenich Houdan SAS nd not for their own marketing purposes and that they will meet substantially similar standards of data protection as DSM-Firmenich Houdan SAS . Any third party that receives aggregated data must agree not to attempt to re-identify the persons to whom it belongs.

DSM-Firmenich Houdan SAS may disclose your Personal Information to third parties:

a) In the event that we reorganize, sell, transfer or purchase any product, or all or part of our business or assets, in which case we may share your Personal Information with prospective purchasers and other business partners and may transfer your Personal Information to the actual purchaser

b) If we are under a duty to disclose or share your Personal Information in order to comply with any legal obligation, in order to enforce or apply our legal notice and other agreements, to respond to authorized information requests of government authorities, the courts, law enforcement agencies, for corporate audits or to protect the rights, property or safety of DSM-Firmenich Houdan SAS , our investors or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for the purposes of fraud protection and credit risk reduction, and to respond to complaints or security threats

You may choose to discontinue your consent to use your Personal Information by “opting out” or “unsubscribing.” If you decide that you no longer want to participate in a program or receive additional information from us, please contact

How We Protect Your Personal Information

DSM-Firmenich Houdan SAS is committed to protecting the security of your Personal Information. DSM-Firmenich Houdan SAS takes reasonable steps to protect your Personal Information as you transmit it to our website and to protect your Personal Information from loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration or destruction. The data you provide us will be held on a secured web server operated by DSM-Firmenich Houdan SAS or an agent performing services on our behalf. Unfortunately, the confidentiality of any Personal Information or the transmission of information via the Internet or email is not completely secure or error-free, and DSM-Firmenich Houdan SAS cannot guarantee the security of any data transmitted to us. You should also recognize that your use of the Internet and our websites is solely at your own risk.


When you come to our website, we may obtain information about your Internet usage by using a cookie file, which is a text file stored on the hard drive of your computer. We do not collect personally identifiable information with our cookies but we use them to improve our website, gather aggregate usage metrics and deliver a more personalized service. Web browsers typically accept cookies by default but you may change the settings of your browser to stop accepting cookies or to prompt you before accepting cookies from websites. However, if you configure your browser to stop accepting cookies, you may be unable to properly use certain parts of our website.

Where We Store Personal Information

Personal Information collected on our websites may be stored and processed in your country of residence or any other country in which DSM-Firmenich Houdan SAS or its affiliates, subcontractors or agents maintain facilities, and by using this website, you consent to any transfer, storage or processing of data outside of your country of residence. DSM-Firmenich Houdan SAS will ensure that if data is transferred outside of your country of residence, it will still be treated in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

Links to Other Websites

Our website may contain links to and from websites maintained by third parties that may provide useful information to you. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites may have their own privacy policies. DSM-Firmenich Houdan SAS is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such other sites. We encourage you to check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.

Children Under 13

Another part of our priority is adding protection for children while using the internet.

Our websites are not intended or aimed at children under the age of 15. We encourage parents and guardians to observe, participate in, and/or monitor and guide their online activity.

If we learn that we have collected any personal information from a child under the age of 13 without parental consent, we will delete that information from our database as quickly as possible.

Contact Us Regarding This Policy

We welcome your questions and comments regarding this Privacy Policy and the use of your Personal Information. You may also contact us to update or correct any Personal Information that you have provided to us or to opt out of services that you have signed up for. Any questions, comments and requests regarding this Privacy Policy are welcomed and can be sent to us at: