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Privacy Policy

Policy for the Processing of Personal Data

This privacy policy (the Policy) applies to Hydro websites (the Site). Hydro reserves the right to change, amend and update this Policy at any time.

Norsk Hydro ASA, Postboks 980 Skøyen, NO-0240 Oslo, Norway, is the personal data controller for the processing of personal data on this Site. Hydro protects your privacy and respects and protects your personal information by handling it according to law, general industry standards and other applicable rules. In this Policy, Hydro presents the basic principles for processing of personal data for the purpose of providing you with a better understanding of how we handle your personal information.

Hydro’s general policy is that personal privacy is respected and that due care is taken regarding personal data.

Collection of information

Personal data that Hydro is provided with in connection to this Site, will be processed manually as well as by computers. The personal information will be saved for as long as it is necessary for the purpose of collecting the information, and will thereafter be deleted. You understand that your provisioning of such data to Hydro is voluntary.

Use of information

Hydro processes and uses the provided personal data for the purpose of providing the information and services you request, as well as for marketing and sales/product development follow up.
Hydro may share your personal information to third parties, such as a distributor of our products, in order to fulfill your requests. Further, the personal data provided to Hydro might be shared with business partners located in countries within as well as outside the European Union. Hydro may also share to your personal information with third parties, if Hydro is required to do so by law.


Regarding Hydro’s use of cookies, please refer to Hydro’s Legal Statement.

Security and correction

Hydro protects your personal information through normal technical and organizational security standards to help protect personal information. Your personal information can only be accessed by authorized staff after providing username and password. However, no server or transmission on the internet can be guaranteed to be secure and therefore any activity on this Site is conducted at your own risk.

Hydro’s goal is that all collected and processed personal information shall be correct. If information about yourself would be incorrect, or if you do not longer want to receive marketing from us, please contact us so that we can ensure that the information is corrected.

Links to third-party sites

Please note that this Site may contain links to third party sites that include other rules on privacy protection than is stated here. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such sites.

Questions and information

If you have any questions regarding our processing of personal data, we ask you to contact us in any of the following manners:

Telephone: +47 2241 6900
Address: Norsk Hydro ASA, Postboks 980 Skøyen, NO-0240 Oslo, Norway

Norsk Hydro ASA Individuals are entitled to be informed upon request of what information, if any, Hydro processes regarding yourself. If you would like such information, please send us a signed request to the above mentioned address or e-mail address.