Who we are

EIGA, the European Industrial Gas Association AISBL, with registered office at 3-5 Avenue des Arts, 1210 Brussels, Belgium is the owner and publisher of this website.

You can find more information about us on the ‘What is EIGA?’ webpage.

Cookie Policy Cookies in use on this Site

Our website uses cookies, as almost all websites do, to help provide you with the best experience we can. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile device when you browse websites.

Our cookies help us:

- Make our website work as you'd expect

- Save you having to login every time you visit the site (for members and special access, depending on your browser settings)

- Remember your settings during and between visits- Improve the speed/security of the site

- Personalise our site to you to help you get what you need faster

- Continuously improve our website for you.


We do not use cookies to:

- Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)

- Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)

- Pass data to advertising networks

- Pass personally identifiable data to third parties.

You can learn more about all the cookies we use below.

Granting us permission to use cookies

By using this website you accept the use of cookies.  If the settings on your software that you are using to view this website (your browser) are adjusted to accept cookies we take this, and your continued use of our website, to mean that you accept this.  

Should you wish to remove or not use cookies from our site you can set your browser to accept or reject all, or certain, cookies or to prompt you each time a cookie is offered. However, doing so may mean that our site functionality will not work as you would expect.

More detailed information on how to control cookies is available at www.AllAboutCookies.org.  

More about our Cookies

Website Function Cookies

We use cookies to make our website work including:

- Determining if you are logged in or not

- Remembering your search settings

- Allowing you to add comments to our site

- Tailoring content to your needs.

Anonymous Visitor Statistics Cookies

We use cookies to compile visitor statistics such as how many people have visited our website, what documents they are accessing, what type of technology they are using (e.g. Mac or Windows which helps to identify when our site isn't working as it should for particular technologies), how long they spend on the site, what pages they look at etc.  This helps us to continuously improve our website. These so called ‘analytics’ programmes also tell us, on an anonymous basis, how people reached this site (e.g. from a search engine) and from where.

We use Google Analytics.

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Privacy Policy

Information we collect

When you visit our website, you may provide us with information about yourself or your company, such as your name, email, address or login password, that we may need to correspond with you or to enter the content restricted for our members. We will store your personal data only as long as necessary for the fulfillment of the purposes for which it was collected. Providing your personal data is entirely voluntary, however, if you refrain to do so, you won’t be able to use all our services, such as entering the content restricted to our members.

Why we use your personal data

We will use your personal data only for the following purposes:

- To answer the question you may ask us

- To enable you to log in to the content restricted to members

- To maintain our relationship with you

- To manage our website.

Who receives your personal data

EIGA will not share your personal data with any third parties without your consent, except:

- if you request us to do so,

- with our service provider(s) who help us manage the website.

If personal data is shared as mentioned above, we seek to limit the scope of data that is furnished to the amount necessary for the performance of the specific function. Unless otherwise precluded by legal process, we require recipients to protect your personal data and abide by applicable privacy laws and regulations.

Your right of access

You have the right to access your personal data in order to ensure that your personal data is still accurate and up to date. You have the right to ask us if we hold any personal data on you by making an access request. If we hold information about you, we will explain what we have, why we’re holding it and who it could be disclosed to. You may also request to have a copy of the information in an intelligible form. If we hold personal data about you that is incorrect, you may request for us to correct any mistake in the same manner. To make such a request, please send an email to website(at)eiga.eu.

How we secure your personal data

We recognise the importance of information security, and are constantly reviewing and enhancing our technical, physical, and logical security rules and procedures. We have established technical means, procedures and policies to preserve the integrity, confidentiality and privacy of your personal data, during its collection, use, transfer and storage while under our control.


The material contained on this website and all technical publications of EIGA or under EIGA's name, including Codes of practice, Safety procedures and any other technical information contained in such publications were obtained from sources believed to be reliable and are based on technical information and experience currently available from members of EIGA and others at the date of their issuance.

While EIGA recommends reference to or use of its publications by its members, such reference to or use of EIGA's publications by its members or third parties are purely voluntary and not binding.

Therefore, EIGA or its members make no guarantee of the results and assume no liability or responsibility in connection with the reference to or use of information or suggestions contained in EIGA's publications.

EIGA has no control whatsoever as regards, performance or non-performance, misinterpretation, proper or improper use of any information or suggestions contained in EIGA's publications by any person or entity (including EIGA members) and EIGA expressly disclaims any liability in connection thereto.

EIGA's publications are subject to periodic review and users are cautioned to obtain the latest edition.


This site and its content are subject to the copyright of EIGA. EIGA grants permission to reproduce this content and publications provided the Association is acknowledged as the source.


Links to other websites are provided only as a convenience.  Those links imply neither responsibility for, nor approval of, the information contained in those websites by EIGA.

Changes to the privacy and cookie statement

EIGA reserves the right to modify or supplement this Privacy and Cookie Statement at any time and for any reason. For this reason, you should review this statement from time to time while you are visiting our website. The Privacy and Cookie Statement was last updated in December 2014.