CONFIDENTALITY STATEMENT

Cascades Inc., ("Cascades")

Cascades deems it important to protect your personal information. This statement outlines the practices regarding the collection and use of personal information on this site.

External Links

This site may contain links to other Web sites, which do not belong to Cascades. This confidentiality statement does not apply to the practices of third parties regarding the collection and use of personal information, and Cascades cannot be held liable for the practices, policies or actions of these third parties with regard to the protection of personal information. Therefore, we recommend that you carefully read the statement on protection of personal information found on these specific sites in order to determine whether you wish to use these sites after being informed of their practices regarding the protection of personal information.

Collection and use of your personal information

Personal information is information that can be used to personally identify you. The personal information may, for example, include your name, your e-mail address or your mailing address.  If you wish to receive one or our publications, you must fill in the appropriate form, including your contact information. Please note that only the data that you agree to provide are collected on our site. You can cancel your subscription at any time, and ask us to stop using your personal information.

Cascades shall not disclose, sell or lease to a third party without your permission any information provided to this site unless required by law. If you send a request via e-mail from this site, the personal information in this request shall only be made available to employees of Cascades or of its subsidiaries, who require it in order to respond to your request.

Use of cookies

In certain cases, we receive information that cannot be used to specifically identify you, such as the type of Internet browser you use, the type of operating system you use, the Internet domain name and/or Internet service provider that you use to access this site. We can use this data to improve our site content and help us determine which features or services are more important to our users.

This type of data is collected by means of a standard technology known as “cookies”. Cookies are small data files that are downloaded to your computer when you visit a specific Web site. By assigning a unique data ID to each visitor, the Web site can recognize regular users of the site and monitor their use to better serve them the next time they visit. You can choose to not download cookies by deactivating the cookie function in your browser.

Cascades reserves the right to change, without notice, this statement on the protection of personal information on the Internet if necessary. However, any change to this statement will be carried out in accordance with the applicable laws of Canada on personal information protection and posted on this page.

For any question or comments regarding this statement or Cascades' practices for protecting personal information, please contact us at the following address:webmestre@cascades.com

TERM OF USE

Legal notice and terms of use Cascades Tissue Group, a Cascades Canada ULC division. (“Cascades”)

PLEASE READ CAREFULLY THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS BEFORE USING THIS SITE:

1. Overview
The use of this site means that you agree to the terms and conditions of this agreement (“Agreement”), as well as any future changes thereto. This site is administered by Cascades Tissue Group, a Cascades Canada ULC division and includes links to Web sites of its subsidiaries and divisions.

2. Copyright and Trademarks
Cascades is the owner of the material appearing on the Cascades Web site, and retains the related copyrights. Unless otherwise indicated, no one is authorized to copy or republish, in any form whatsoever, any information found on the Cascades Web site. No material from this site or any other Web site belonging to Cascades, or run, licensed or managed by Cascades can be copied, reproduced, republished, downloaded, posted, transmitted or distributed through any means, with the exception of downloading a single copy of the material on a single computer for personal non-commercial purposes, subject to the preservation of any copyright or any other notice of exclusivity.

The name Cascades, the paper roll graphic and design of Cascades are all trademarks and/or service marks. No license related to a trademark or service mark shall be granted with regard to any material found on the Cascades Web site.

3. Disclaimer
Cascades, its subsidiaries, divisions, administrators, directors, employees or representatives provide the site and information “as is and in the place where they are available”, and Cascades disclaims all other warranties, declarations or provisions, including warranties as to product quality, operation, non-violation, usefulness, exhaustiveness, accuracy, currentness, reliability and soundness of the information for a particular purpose. As well, Cascades cannot guarantee that the site shall be available, that it will meet your needs, that access shall never be interrupted, that there will be no delays, no breakdowns, no errors, no omission or no losses during the transmission of information, that no virus or no contaminated or destructive entity shall be transmitted or that no damage could occur to your computer system. You alone are responsible for ensuring the protection and adequate back-up of data for your equipment and for taking reasonable and appropriate precautions for searching for computer viruses and other destructive entities. Certain jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of implied warranties; therefore, the foregoing disclaimer may not apply to you.

Information appearing on this Web site could contain technical inaccuracies and typographical errors. Changes may be regularly made to the information without prior notice.

4. Limitation of Liability
Cascades makes no declaration of any kind whatsoever about any other Web site that you can access via this Web site. When you access a Web site that does not belong to Cascades, please note that this site is independent and that Cascades has no control over the content of this site. Moreover, the existence of a link with a Web site that does not belong to Cascades does not mean that Cascades recognizes or accepts any liability whatsoever as to the contents or use of said Web site.

CASCADES SHALL NOT, WITH REGARD TO THIS WEB SITE OR ANY OTHER RELATED SITE, UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES, BE LIABLE TO ANY PARTY OR FOR ANY DAMAGE OR PREJUDICE DUE TO (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO) A REFUSAL TO ACT, AN ERROR, AN OMISSION, NOR FOR A SPECIFIC DAMAGE OR OTHER RESULTING DAMAGE, WHETHER DIRECT OR INDIRECT, (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO), LOSS OF PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF SOFTWARE OR DATA CONTAINED IN YOUR INFORMATION MANAGEMENT SYSTEM OR STORED OTHERWISE, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN EXPRESSLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

5. E-Mail
To date, there is no fully secure method of transmission available on the Web, and therefore there is no guarantee that information sent by this method will be secure. Cascades shall not be held liable for any damage resulting from the transmission of confidential or personal data.

6. Use of the Information
If people who visit this Web site send us information, including comments, such as questions, comments, suggestions or other similar comments on the content of this Web site, this information will be considered non-confidential and Cascades will have no obligation whatsoever regarding this type of information. It will be free to reproduce, use, disclose and distribute this information to third parties without restriction. Moreover, Cascades shall be free to use all concepts, ideas, knowledge or techniques contained herein for any purpose whatsoever, including the development, production and marketing of products and services.

7. General Terms and Conditions
This agreement shall be governed and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the Province of Quebec without giving effect to any principle related to conflict of laws. Should any provision in this agreement be contrary to the law, null and void, and non-binding for any reason whatsoever, said provision shall be deemed separable from this agreement and shall have no impact on the validity or the binding nature of other provisions.

8. Copyright Notice
This document is copyright protected. All rights that are not expressly granted in this notice are reserved rights.