Policy of the use of cookies and other trackers

In order to facilitate your browsing on this website, Tereos Starch & Sweeteners Belgium NV, with its registered office at Burchtstraat 10, 9300 Aalst and with company number 0405.716.158 (hereinafter referred to as “Tereos”), uses cookies and other devices on this website.

When you access the Tereos.com website (“Website”), you are able to choose whether you wish to accept or reject cookies, unless it concerns necessary cookies (essential or functional cookies). These cookies will not be installed without your consent, unless it concerns necessary cookies (essential or functional cookies). Functional cookies are placed only after a choice has been made regarding the placing of these cookies.


Definition of cookies

This Website uses cookies.

Cookies are small amounts of information stored on your computer equipment each time you visit the Website.

With these cookies, the Website remembers, for example, your actions and preferences (e.g. login data, preferred language, etc.) so that you do not need to specify them again when you return to the Website.

Tereos can only access cookies that it has set itself and cannot access cookies set by other companies.


Why does Tereos use cookies?

Cookie category



Retention period

Essential cookies

These cookies are necessary for the proper functioning of the Website.

tarteaucitron : Allows the user’s choice regarding cookies to be remembered.


PHPSESSID :  This cookie is automatically placed and allows the Website to function.

12 months



Analysis cookies

These cookies enable Tereos to analyse how visitors use the Website in order to improve its quality and navigation.

_ga: This Google Analytics tracking cookie enables long-term data analysis. This cookie is used to calculate visitor and session data and to track Website usage for the site analytics report.

_gid: This Google Analytics tracking cookie enables real-time data analysis. This cookie is used to store information about how visitors use a Website and helps create an analytical report about how the Website is performing.

12 months


Up to 24 hours


How can I delete cookies?

You can choose whether or not to accept cookies, with the exception of those strictly necessary for the delivery of our services, which will be systematically deposited. For cookies which require your prior consent, you can make these choices in the “cookie management banner”, which is displayed when you first connect to the Website. You can change / remove your cookie choices by clicking on the link “Set cookie management” at the bottom of the Website page.

Browsers also offer specific cookie options and generally speaking a “do not track” option is available so that you can oppose the use of cookies:

Various specific tools to oppose the placement of cookies exist:

  • com: this site allows you to define your preferences in terms of advertising cookies;
  • Internet browser extensions such as Ghostery and Privacy Badger.


Modifications to the policy on the use of cookies and other trackers

We may modify or amend this policy from time to time. In the event that this policy is amended by Tereos, you will be informed of the changes on this page.

The new modified or amended policy will apply from the revision date. Please check back periodically to see changes and additions.