Your privacy

Privacy statement 

Tate & Lyle PLC (“T&L”) respects your privacy and will not sell or make available in any way your personal information except where you have specifically asked us to or where this has been made available to a discussion forum provided on this website from time to time.

The nature of the services provided by T&L means that we may obtain certain information about you. This statement and the T&L website Terms and Conditions set out the principles governing our use of your data. By registering to use the services and by using the T&L web site generally, you agree to this use.

Our general guidelines regarding the use of your data are as follows:

When you register to use certain areas of the site, we will ask you to provide certain data, such as your contact details and company information. We will store this data and use it to contact you, to provide you with details of services and otherwise for the normal use and improvement of the site, unless you have asked us not to do so. We may also use the data you provide us in response to surveys and to aggregate user profiles.

For the avoidance of doubt, T&L will not pass data to any third parties except to enable you to receive information you have requested to be sent to you by post (we will disclose your address). To enable us to monitor and improve the site, we may gather certain information about you when you use it, including details of your operating system, browser version, domain name and IP address, and the details of the web site you came from.

Our site uses cookies, for more information please see our cookie policy.

This site is not directed to children and T&L does not knowingly solicit information from any child under the age of 13. Should a child whom we know to be under 13 send personal information to us, we will use that information only to respond directly to that child to inform him or her that we must have parental consent before receiving his or her personal information.

Our site may link to other web sites and we are not responsible for their data policies or procedures or their content.

We endeavour to take all reasonable steps to protect your personal data but cannot guarantee the security of any data you disclose on-line. You accept the inherent security implications of disclosing information on-line over the Internet and will not hold us responsible for any breach of security unless we have been negligent or in wilful default.

If you have any questions concerning the use of your data or T&L’s privacy policy generally, please click here to contact us.

Privacy Shield Policy

Tate & Lyle strives to properly address applicable data protection and privacy legal requirements, and historically we self-certified our compliance with the US Safe Harbor Program for the transfer of data from the EU to the U.S.  As Safe Harbor has been deemed insufficient by the European Commission, Tate & Lyle is now voluntarily self-certifying it is compliant with the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework, which is administered by the U.S. Department of Commerce and enforced as to Tate & Lyle by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission.  Tate & Lyle conforms its practices to the Privacy Shield Principles.  Our Privacy Shield Policy may be found here.