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Essity AB (publ)

Registered office: Stockholm, Sweden

Reg. no: 556325-5511

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Legal Statement

The materials on this Site are provided by Essity as a service to its customers and may be used for informational purposes only. Single copies may be downloaded subject to the provisions below.

By downloading any materials from this Site, you agree to these terms. If you do not agree to them, do not use the Site or download any materials from it.

Trademark Information

All names, logos and trademarks are the property of Essity, its affiliates, related companies or its licensors or joint venture partners.

Essity's trademarks and brand names may be used only as stated in these Terms of Use or with prior written permission from Essity.

Any use of Essity's trademarks in the advertising and promotion of Essity's products requires proper acknowledgement.

Restricted Use/Single Copy License

All content included on this Site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips and software is the property of Essity or its content suppliers and is protected by Swedish and international copyright laws. Unauthorized use or distribution of any materials at this Site may violate copyright, trademark, and/or other laws and is subject to civil as well as criminal sanctions.

This Site or any portion of this Site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold or otherwise exploited for any commercial use that is not expressly permitted in writing by Essity. You may download one copy of the information found on Essity Sites on a single computer for your personal, non-commercial, internal use only.

You may not modify, use or transfer the information for any commercial purposes; nor may you remove any copyright or other proprietary notices from the information. You agree that you are responsible to prevent any unauthorized copying of the materials and to ensure that all employees and contractors - if applicable - of your organization adhere to these limitations.

You are responsible for obeying all applicable copyright laws. We permit you to make copies of this Site as necessary incidental acts during your viewing of it; and you may print a copy for your personal use of so much of the Site as is reasonable for private purposes. All other use is strictly prohibited. You may not frame this Site nor link to a page other than the home page without our prior written permission.

Essity does not grant any expressed or implied right to you under any patents, copyrights, trademarks or trade secret information.

Disclaimer of warranties

The information contained herein is provided "as is" without any expressed or implied warranty of any kind including warranties of merchantability, non-infringement of intellectual property, or fitness for any particular purpose. In case Essity is linking to the webpage of a third party, such linking is for the convenience of users only and Essity will have no liability for the content or accuracy of information contained in such webpage.

In no event shall Essity be liable for any damages whatsoever including, without limitation, damages for loss of profits, business interruption, or loss of information, arising out of the use of or inability to use the information, even if Essity has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

Essity further does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of the information, text, graphics, links or other items that may be contained within this information. Essity may make changes to this content, or to the products described therein, at any time without notice. Essity makes no commitment to update the information or other materials entered in this Site.

User Submissions

Any material, information or other communications you transmit or post to this Site will be considered non-confidential, non-exclusive, royalty-free, irrevocable, fully sub-licensable and non-proprietary (“Communications"). Essity will have no obligations concerning the Communications.

Essity will be free to disclose, copy, distribute, incorporate and/or otherwise use any Communications, together with all data, images, sounds, text, and other things embodied therein, for any and all commercial or non-commercial purposes.

If you submit personal data to this Site or otherwise to Essity, you hereby consent to Essity´s use of such data for the purposes of evaluating your information and to market Essity´s products and services, including a right to transfer the data to third countries and post your personal data on the Internet. Essity will be responsible under Swedish Law for such processing of personal data and you may contact Essity in case of incorrect data or other issues related to the personal data.

You may not post any Communications that can be judged as offensive or violating the privacy of other persons or which may be considered as commercial marketing or which is in any way illegal or inappropriate. Essity will delete such communications when we become aware of them and we reserve the right to exclude you as a user from our Site or service.

For use of third party services, such as Facebook, third party terms may also apply. For example, Facebook applies its “Statement of Rights and Responsibilities” to all users and visitors to Facebook, and we recommend that you read these terms before using any such third party service.


Essity may revise these Terms of Use at any time by updating this posting.

Essity reserves in its sole discretion, the right to (1) change this Legal Statement; (2) monitor and remove postings; and/or (3) discontinue Site availability, at any time without notice.

If any term, condition, or provision of these Legal Statement is determined to be unlawful, invalid, void or for any reason unenforceable, the validity and enforceability of the remaining terms, conditions and provisions shall not in any way be affected or impaired thereby.

Use of Cookies

This Site uses “cookies,” which are small data files stored on your computer or another computer for use with your web browser software. Cookies are used on this Site to provide the user with access to functions available on the Site such as ordering information material and choice of language.

By accepting the Terms of Use as well as by accessing and using the Site, you consent to the use of the above stated cookies. You may also consent to our use of cookies by the settings you have made in your web browser. If you do not desire to accept our use of cookies, you must then exit this Site or disable the function for cookies in your web browser software. Disabling cookies functionality may prevent you from using all features on our web-pages.

All modern browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. You can usually find these settings in the 'options' or 'preferences' menu of your browser. To understand these settings, the following links may be helpful, or you can use the 'Help' option in your browser for more details.

Cookie settings in Internet Explorer

Cookie settings in Firefox

Cookie settings in Chrome

Cookie settings in Safari web and iOS

2 What cookies do Essity use?

2.1 Session cookies

A session cookie used when you open the browser and then go to a website. This cookie is deleted when you close your browser.

Session id cookie: ASP.NET_SessionId, s_sess, hhclickref, __utmc, Hhclickarea

2.2 Google Analytics

We collect statistics on how out visitors move around the website, for example:

  • If the visitor has visited the website earlier.
  • From where the visitor has clicked onto our website.
  • Which pages that are visited on the website.
  • How long the visit lasts.
  • Which browser is being used

Cookies used by Google Analytics:__utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmt, __utmz 

2.3 YouTube

YouTube cookies are used to show videos on our website. They are used to:

  • Estimate bandwidth needed to show a video.
  • Set the right language for the video.
  • Collects statistics on how many viewings a video has.
  • Show the visitor related videos

Cookies used by Youtube: GEUP, PREF, VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE, YSC

2.4 Flickr

Flickr cookies are set on pages with the Flickr widget, to display photos and galleries. They can be attributed to both Flickr and Yahoo. The BX and B cookies are set for all users, the remaining cookies are set if you are logged into your Flickr account. 

Cookies used by Flickr: BX, firb, flrbgdrp, flrbgrp, flrbp, flrbs, fpc, localization, xb, ywandp

2.5 Adobe Site Catalyst

Adobe Site Catalyst cookie, used to identify unique visitors, with an ID and timestamp.

Cookies used by Adobe Site Catalyst:s_vi

2.6 analytics.kw-digital.com

Cookies for analytics.kw-digital.com are used to collect information on whether a visitor accepts cookies or not. 

Cookies used by analytics.kw-digital.com:_ga, _gat_companyspecific, _gat_comparison.

2.7 Google.com

Cookie is used by Google in combination with HSID to verify a Google user account and most recent login time.

Cookies used by google.com:SID

2.8 AddThis

AddThis tools use cookies to manage user sharing preferences, and also as part of its user measurement and analytics features. 

Cookies used by addthis.com:bcookie, di2, dt, lidc, loc, uid, uit, uvc

2.9 Twitter

Cookies created by Twitter, when a Twitter widget or button is displayed on the website.

Cookies used by Twitter:pid

User Submissions

Essity may allow you to post information, comments or other material on our Site, social media networks or other online service. This is done in order to facilitate the flow of  information about Essity and our products. Please note the terms for such user submissions set out in the Legal Statement (see above).

Do not provide us with information about other persons unless you can prove that you have their consent to provide it.