The provisions set out in this disclaimer apply to all visitors to this website and by using this website, you expressly acknowledge and agree to the terms and conditions set forth below.

The company

This is the website of the Belgian nuclear fuel cycle company, abbreviated to Synatom (Société belge des combustibles nucléaires), a public limited company, with its registered office at Boulevard Simón Bolívar 34, 1000 Brussels, VAT number BE 0406.820.671, Brussels RPM (register of legal entities).
Its general telephone number is +32 2 505 07 11. It may also be contacted via E-mail.

Scope of the information on this website

The purpose of this site is to provide general information about Synatom and its activities.
Although Synatom endeavours to keep the information it provides up-to-date and accurate, it cannot guarantee that the website is comprehensive and that all information provided is appropriate, accurate and complete.
Synatom shall under no circumstances be held liable for the use of the information provided on this site – or on any other sites it refers to – or for the absence of specific information.

Protection of intellectual rights to the website and its content

All rights to the content and architecture of this website, in particular but not exclusively relating to the photographs, texts, logos, slogans and trade names are reserved. They are protected by national and international laws and regulations, which must be observed by every visitor to the website. The pictures on this site are extracted from  the photo librairies of Areva, Electrabel, Urenco and Synatom.
This website and its content may not be reproduced, rented, loaned, broadcast, or used for publication, by any means whatsoever, without the prior written authorisation of Synatom or its legal successors. Limited excerpts of the content may however be used without prior authorisation, provided that the source is clearly and expressly stated. Under no circumstances may such a publication be for commercial gain of any kind.

Links to third party websites

Synatom may place links to third party websites on its website. Nevertheless, Synatom may not be held liable for and may not be required to study, assess or provide any form of guarantee concerning the services and products offered by said third parties and/or the content of their websites. Consequently, Synatom may not be held liable for any damage or loss that may be caused by said third parties, their services, their products, or the contents of their website. We advise you to always read carefully their terms of use and privacy policies when accessing third parties' websites.

Protection of website visitors’ privacy

Insofar as Synatom collects personal data about users as they visit its website, it does so in accordance with the law of December 8, 1992, on the protection of privacy in relation to the processing of personal data, as amended by the law transposing Directive 95/46/EC of October 24, 1995.
If you would like more information about these personal data and how Synatom collects them on this website, please refer to our privacy policy.

Applicable law – competent court

These terms of use and any disputes arising from your use of this website are governed by Belgian law, and the courts of the district of Brussels have sole jurisdiction.

Gathering and processing your personal data and the purpose thereof

The personal data gathered by Synatom are primarily the data that you yourself put forward when filling out various forms on our website. In addition to this, our privacy policy also covers the personal data that we receive from you through other channels, such as reply forms.
Your personal data is gathered by Synatom SA, Boulevard Simon Bolivar 34, 1000 Brussels, which is responsible for processing them.
The main objective of processing your personal data is that of sending you information.
Your personal data may also be gathered and processed by our subcontractors in order to carry out the abovementioned processing tasks they are entrusted with. We may also pass your personal data on to our partners with a view to honouring our commitments to you. Our partners are granted access to the personal data only if strictly necessary to allow them to perform their tasks. We treat your personal data as confidential information and do not sell your personal data to third parties.
You can consult your personal data, ask for corrections to be made to them or, if need be, request they be deleted, either by visiting our website or by sending a letter with a copy of your identity card addressed to Synatom, Boulevard Simon Bolivar 34, B-1000 Brussels. You also have the right to oppose to the use of your data for direct marketing purposes, following the same procedure.
For any queries concerning the protection of privacy in relation to the processing of personal data, you can contact us via our website or by sending a letter addressed to Synatom, Boulevard Simon Bolivar 34, B-1000 Brussels. Any complaints regarding the processing of personal data may be addressed to the Belgian Privacy Commission (