Terms & conditions



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Password and Security

When you register to use the cia.org.uk site you will be asked to create a password. You must keep this password confidential and must not disclose it or share it with anyone. Please note that you will be responsible for activities and orders that occur or are submitted under your password. If you know or suspect that someone else knows your password you should notify us immediately.

Privacy Policy

We take your privacy seriously and we understand that you would wish to know how we shall use the information we collect from your use of the cia.org.uk site. Please see our Privacy Policy which forms a part of these Terms and Conditions. Copyright and other Notice Material on the cia.org.uk site is protected by copyright, trade mark and other intellectual property and proprietary rights. You may use the cia.org.uk site and display, download on any single computer or print a single copy of any material for your personal or professional use provided you do not further copy or modify the page including without limitation by removal of any notices. You may not otherwise reproduce, copy, distribute or use any material on the cia.org.uk site. Permanent copying and/or storage of material or reproduction or incorporation of any part of it in any other work in whatever media is expressly prohibited.

Goods and Services

Registered users of the cia.org.uk site may be able to purchase goods and services such as publications and conferences from us or our subsidiaries. This should not be confused with the purchase of goods and services from third party sites linked to the cia.org.uk site. No offer is made through the cia.org.uk site and we reserve the right to reject your offer for any reason. Prices and availability of goods and services are subject to change. In the event that we are unable to supply you with the goods or services you will receive a full refund.

While we try and ensure that all prices on the cia.org.uk site are accurate, errors may occur. If we discover an error we shall inform you as soon as possible and give you the option of reconfirming your order at the correct price or cancelling it. If you cancel, and you have already paid for the goods or services, you will receive a full refund.

Specific terms and conditions may apply to these purchases. Those specific terms and conditions incorporate these Terms and Conditions. If these purchases are with one of our subsidiaries or related companies, the name of that company shall be included in the expressions "we/us" in these Terms and Conditions. In case of conflict, the specific terms and conditions shall apply. In relation to some users you may have a statutory right to cancel a good or service within a certain period. Nothing in these Terms and Conditions excludes that statutory right.

Third Party Sites

The cia.org.uk site contains links to third party resources on the Web. We do not endorse, approve or sanction (unless otherwise stated) nor are we responsible for any third party's products, services, acts or omissions. There is no association or connection between us and the third party (unless otherwise stated) save for the provision of the link. We do not act in partnership with nor as agent for or on behalf of the third party to whom we provide links. Accordingly, neither party may incur any debt or liability on behalf of the other party.


The Chemical Industries Association does not accept any liability or make any endorsements, guarantees or undertakings relating to the content of advertisements or reader offers which may be displayed on, accessed by links, or referred to on cia.org.uk.

Our Liability

Whilst we endeavour to ensure that information on the cia.org.uk site is correct, we shall not be liable for any damages arising from the use or inability to use the cia.org.uk site or any information contained on it or from any action or decision taken as a result of using the cia.org.uk site or any such information.

To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law we disclaim liability for all implied or statutory warranties and conditions. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, in no event shall we, nor our employees, affiliates, agents or other representatives, be liable for any special, indirect or consequential damages whatsoever including without limitation damages for loss of profits, loss of confidential or other information, business interruption arising from or in connection with the use of the cia.org.uk site or otherwise in connection with the provision of goods and services under these Terms and Conditions. We do not exclude liability for death or personal injury.


You hereby undertake, as a condition of use of the cia.org.uk site, to indemnify us against any loss or damage suffered by us as a result of any breach by you of any of these Terms of Conditions.


We may terminate your use of the cia.org.uk site at any time without notice.


These Terms and Conditions and any disputes arising from or in connection with them shall be governed by the laws of England and the parties submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts. We do not make any promise that the materials on the cia.org.uk site are appropriate or available for use in locations outside the United Kingdom and using the cia.org.uk site from territories where its use or material or contents is unlawful is prohibited.

The cia.org.uk site is owned and operated by the Chemical Industries Association. The registered office address for the Chemical Industries Association, REACHReady Limited and CIABATA Limited is Kings Buildings, Smith Square, London SW1P 3JJ. The registered office address of Chemicals Northwest Limited is The Innovation Centre Keckwick Lane, Daresbury, Warrington, Cheshire, WA4 4FS

CIA Subsidiary companies:

Company Name

Registered Number

VAT Number



GB 235 5606 66



GB 235 5606 66

Chemicals Northwest


GB 732 4772 32