Access Restrictions
The information contained on this website (the "Site") is not for use
within any country or jurisdiction or by any persons where such use
would constitute a violation of law. If this applies to you, you are not
authorised to access or use any of the information on this Site. Terms of Use
Please read these terms and conditions (the "Terms of Use") carefully as
they apply to your access and/or use of this Site. By accessing this
Site and any pages thereof, you acknowledge your agreement with and your
understanding of these Terms of Use. If you do not agree to these Terms
of Use, please do not access or use this Site. These Terms of Use are
subject to change at any time.This Site is owned and operated by Sika AG
(the "Company"), a company incorporated in Switzerland. Swiss law
governs this Site and these Terms of Use.


  1. General Disclaimer
The material and information in this Site are provided "as is" and
without warranties of any kind, either expressed or implied. All
warranties, including but not limited to, implied warranties of
merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, are disclaimed.No
representation or warranty is made regarding content, functionality,
links, or communications, including no representation or warranty as to
defects or errors or corrections of the same, communication
interruptions or interceptions or loss of data, or the absence of
viruses or other harmful components.In no event shall the Company, nor
any of its subsidiaries or affiliates, be liable to any party for any
cost or damages, including any direct, indirect, special, incidental, or
consequential damages, arising out of or in connection with the access
or use of, or the inability to access or use, this Site or any of its
functions or features, including in connection with any browsing or
downloading of any information, data, text, images, or other material
accessible through this Site or any website linked to or linking into
this Site.It is the responsibility of the user of this Site to evaluate
the accuracy, completeness, reliability and usefulness of any opinions,
services or other information provided.All information provided in this
Site is under the condition and understanding of it not being
interpreted or relied on as legal, accounting, tax, financial,
investment or other professional advice, or as advice on specific facts
or matters. Accordingly, no liability whatsoever is assumed for any use
or misuse of such information. Users of this Site should consult their
professional advisorswith respect to their personal circumstances.


  2. No Offer
Nothing on this Site should be construed as a solicitation, offer,
advice, recommendation, or any other service to acquire or dispose of
any investment or to engage in any other investment or transaction. For
information about any specific product and/or country please visit the
respective website.


  3. Intellectual Property
Except as indicated otherwise, all information, text, graphic images,
features or functions, and layout (including the "feel and look")
contained in this Site are the exclusive property of the Company and may
not be copied or distributed, in whole or in part, without the
Company's express written consent.However, you may download or print any
pages from this Site for personal, non-commercial use, provided you do
not remove any copyright notices.


  4. Links
The links from this Site to other websites are provided for your
information and convenience only.The Company does not assume any
responsibility or liability with respect to any website linked from this
Site (or any website linking into this Site), including its content and
operation. The Company does not review or monitor such links. Some
websites may be outside your country and subject to different regulators
and rules.A link from this Site to another website (or a link from
another website to this Site) does not constitute a referral,
endorsement, approval, advertising, offer or solicitation with respect
to such website, its contents, or any products or services advertised or
distributed through that website.The Company believes that the links it
provides to other publicly accessible websites, web pages, newsgroups,
and other sources is legally permissible and consistent with the common,
customary expectations of those who make use of the Internet.Without
the written consent of the Company no person and no website may make a
link to this Site, whether to its homepage or to any internal page.


  5. Privacy Policy
The Company takes reasonable precautions to keep all information
obtained from online visitors secure against unauthorized access and use
and periodically reviews its security measures.Do not send any
confidential or proprietary information to the Company through the Site.
A confidential relationship is not created between you and the Company
by the transmission of information to the Company. Any information the
Company receives through the Site, other than your personal identity
information, is deemed non-confidential.Personal identity information is
used by the Company only to process a request for information by you or
for marketing our products and services. By transmitting information to
the Company through the Site or any other electronic means, you grant
to the Company the unrestricted irrevocable license to use, reproduce,
display, modify, distribute and perform such information. The Company
has the right to use the information, including any know-how, techniques
or ideas contained therein free of charge for any purpose whatsoever.


  6. Monitoring
The Company is not obligated to monitor any submissions or transmissions
to or through this Site or any website to which this Site links or that
links into this Site. The Company, however, reserves the right to
monitor the same, including any chat rooms or similar website
features.You acknowledge that no obligation of any kind shall be
attached to such information and that by submitting or transmitting such
information, no confidential, contractually implied or other
relationship is created between you and the Company.


  7. User Conduct
When accessing or making use of any part of this Site, you may not: post
or transmit any unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory,
obscene, pornographic, profane or otherwise objectionable information of
any kind, including without limitation any transmissions constituting
or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give
rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any national or
international law; post or transmit any information or software which
contains a virus, worm, Trojan horse or other harmful component; 
interfere with the functioning of this Site or restrict or inhibit any
other user from using this Site;  post, publish, transmit, reproduce,
distribute or exploit any information, software or other material
obtained through this Site for commercial purposes without the prior
written consent of the Company. Caution
Any attempt by any person to damage this Site or undermine its operation
may be a violation of criminal or civil laws. The Company reserves the
right to seek damages from any such person to the full extent of the
law.


  8. Applicable Law and Jurisdiction, Local Legal Restrictions, Updates, Other
This Site and these Terms of Use shall be construed, enforced and
performed in accordance with the substantive laws of Switzerland without
reference to principles of conflicts of laws. The place of jurisdiction
is Zurich, Switzerland.The Company makes no representation that any
information, materials or features/functions included are appropriate
for use in any other jurisdiction.The Site is not directed to any person
in any jurisdiction where (by reason of that person's nationality,
residence, citizenship or otherwise) the publication or availability of
the Site and its content is contradictory to local laws or
regulations.Persons with respect of whom such restrictions or
prohibitions apply must not access or use this Site. By accessing or
using this Site you do so on your own initiative and are solely
responsible for compliance with the applicable local laws and
regulations.Updates and modifications to these Terms of Use are subject
to change at any time. Be sure to check these Terms of Use each time you
access and/or use this Site.


  9. Cookies
This website is relying on services provided through Google Analytics.
Google Analytics is a that helps measure how users interact with website
content. As a user navigates between web pages, Google Analytics
provides website owners JavaScript tags (libraries) to record
information about the page a user has seen, for example the URL of the
page. The Google Analytics JavaScript libraries use HTTP Cookies to
"remember" what a user has done on previous pages / interactions with
the website.Google Analytics mainly uses first-party cookies to report
on user interactions on Sika websites. These cookies are used to store
non-personally identifiable information. Browsers do not share
first-party cookies across domains.


Last update: August 2017