The website is owned by Holcim Trading Ltd Nüschelerstrasse 45, 8001 Zurich, Switzerland.

Publication Director: Nollaig Forrest

Hosting company: Amazon Web Services
LLC 1200 12th Avenue South Seattle,
Washington 98144-2734 AWS

Use of "Holcim" and “Holcim Trading”

The Holcim or Holcim Trading Group companies are from a legal point of view individual and separate legal entities. However, the terms "Holcim", “Holcim Trading” "Group", "We" or "Us" used in this website shall refer to Holcim or Holcim Trading in general or, if not explicitly otherwise stated, where no useful purpose is served by identifying any particular Holcim or Holcim Trading Group company.

No representations or warranties

Holcim Trading is bound only by a best-endeavors obligation concerning the information it makes available to visitors to its website,

While Holcim Trading has made great efforts to include accurate and up-to-date information and links, such information and links on this website are provided as a convenience to you on an "as is and as available" basis.

Holcim Trading makes no representations or warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to warranties of title, non-infringement, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, in relation to the availability, accuracy, completeness, reliability or content of this website.

The website is normally accessible 24 hours a day and 7 days a week. In case of circumstances outside Holcim Trading's control, difficulties associated with information systems, difficulties associated with telecommunications networks, other technical issues, or for maintenance - this list is not exhaustive – Holcim Trading may decide to suspend or interrupt access to all or part of the site.

Holcim Trading may change this website at any time without notice but does not assume any responsibility to update it. All users agree that all access and use of this website and on any website linked to from this site and the content thereof is at their own risk.

Special notice for American users of the website:

The Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (C.O.P.P.A.) of 1998 provides safeguards to protect children who use the internet by regulating the online collection of personal information from children under the age of 13. According to this Act, "(...) if you operate a general audience web site and have actual knowledge that you are collecting personal information from children, you must comply with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (C.O.P.P.A.)."

Holcim does not intend to collect any Personal Identification Information from children under the age of 13. However, if children under the age of 13 provide Personal Identification Information to us, their parents or legal guardian should request that we delete this information from our files by sending us an email at We will use all reasonable efforts to delete children's information from our files.

Further information about the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 may be found on the Federal Trade Commission's website (


Holcim Trading is the owner of all right, title and interest in the name of Holcim Trading. You are prohibited from using the name of Holcim Trading  without the positive authorization of Holcim Trading. This site and its content are protected according to the intellectual property code, particularly with regard to branding, copyrights, drawings and patterns.

Under applicable laws and international treaties and agreements containing provisions on the protection of copyright, you are prohibited from reproducing (other than for your private use), selling, distributing, issuing, broadcasting, adapting, modifying, publishing, communicating in full or in part in any form the data, presentation or organization of the site, or the works protected by copyright shown on the Holcim Trading website without the specific prior written consent of the holder of the copyright attaching to the work, the presentation or organization of the site, or the data reproduced.

You are also prohibited from introducing data by whatever means to the Holcim Trading website that would modify or be likely to modify the content or appearance of the data, the presentation or organization of the site, or the works featured on the Holcim Trading website. 
For more information, contact the webmaster at the following address:


Hyperlinks to the website

Simple hyperlinks to the home page of   may be set up freely as long as they are not used for commercial or advertising purposes and under the condition that the express notice "On Holcim Trading website" (or any other similar or more detailed notice) is clearly pointed out on the link or next to the link.

Holcim Trading disclaims any liability for the use of this website or any website linked to it and shall not be liable in any manner whatsoever for any direct, incidental, special, indirect, punitive or other consequential damages arising out of your access, use or inability to use this website or any website linked to from this site, or any errors or omissions in the content thereof, including, but not limited to viruses, that may infect your computer equipment, or any loss of business, profits, data or use.

This authorization is not relevant for websites conveying unlawful, pornographic, xenophobic, subversive, immoral and offensive to human dignity content or any other content which may, to a greater extent, affect the sensitivity of many.

Deep links to any document other than the home page of  notwithstanding the shape and content of these links, are prohibited unless express and prior authorization from Holcim Trading. It should include in particular, but not exclusively, any document of graphic type, any multimedia or text document.

Any reproduction or any use, even partial, of any element of the website , within a third party website by framing, inlining or any other similar process are strictly prohibited unless exceptional authorization from Holcim Trading.  

The authorization for the setting of above-mentioned hyperlinks should be requested to the following e-mail address: . Such request should mention the URL where the hyperlinks are asked to be set up.

The access to the page incorporating the hyperlinks to the website  should be free.

Hyperlinks by Holcim Trading to third party websites

This website may contain hyperlinks to other Holcim Trading websites but also to external websites. Such hyperlinks are provided for your convenience only. 

Holcim Trading does not express any opinion on and is not responsible for the content of any third party website linked to from this website or through which you may have gained access to this website. Holcim Trading makes no representations whatsoever about any third party website and expressly disclaims any liability for all such third party information and the use of it.

Our partners

The website is produced by the Communications Department of Holcim Trading in association with the following partners:

Amazon Web Services, for hosting
LLC 1200 12th Avenue South Seattle,
Washington 98144-2734 AWS - USA

Casual Community, to support and optimize social networks
Julien Lacheray
3 rue Papin
75003 Paris - France
Tel.: +33(0)6 42 59 52 84

Edifixio, for the technical implementation of the site and for the hosting administration & supervision
123 rue Jules Guesde
92300 Levallois-Perret - France
Tel.: + 11 33 1 56 90 50 40 - Fax: + 33 1 56 90 50 20

Peter Schmidt Group GmbH, for graphic design
Zirkusweg 1
20359 Hamburg - Germany

Poleetic, for guidance and project consulting
Nicolas Laustriat
78 avenue Raymond Poincaré
75116 Paris - France
Tel.: + 33 6 17 01 26 77

Personal data

Holcim Trading uses the forms found on the website to collect data regarding visitors to the site. This data allows us to respond to your requests for information. Personal information collected in this way is restricted to basic contact information (last name, first name, job title, company name and address, e-mail address, telephone and fax numbers).

You may send e-mails to the addresses shown on the website. Each message will contain your e-mail address and any additional information that you wish to include in the message.

Tracking techniques may be used on our web site as a means of enhancing your navigational experience. Any personal information so collected is destined for use by Holcim Trading and Holcim Trading’s  affiliates and partners. Holcim Trading will never share a user's personal data with any third party, unless the user himself specifically requests this. Holcim Trading deletes users' IP addresses six months after their last visit to the site.

A session cookie is created when you visit the website. Cookies record information about your visit to our site (pages visited, date and time of visit, etc.) on your computer's hard drive. This information can be used during your next visit to the website. This cookie remains on your computer for 30 minutes. You can block these cookies by modifying the security parameters of your browser (for example, Tools / Options on Microsoft Explorer 6).

Photo and architect credits

Photos of Holcim Tradings's products, industrial sites and architectural projects built using Holcim’s materials are available for download in the Medialibrary section on the website  for communication about Holcim and its activities only. Any commercial use is excluded.

Holcim Trading cannot be held responsible if you do not comply with these Terms of Use.

Code of Business Conduct

Code of Business Conduct

Please visit our Group Website for a complete Code of Business Conduct and Code of Business Conduct for Suppliers

In addition, below you will find the link to our Integrity Line, or you can call directly to: 0800 38 39 38