In accordance with the provisions of Articles 6-III and 19 of Law No. 2004-575 of June 21, 2004 for Confidence in the Digital Economy, known as L.C.E.N., we bring to the attention of users and visitors to the site the following information:

  • Headquarters: 

Technical Center for the Conservation of Agricultural Products

Industrial technical center law of 1948, Public Utility Establishment

44 rue d'Alésia, TSA 31444, 75158 PARIS CEDEX 14

Tel. +33(0)1 53 91 44 00 -

SIRET number: 775 691 744 00038

Individual tax identification number: FR42775691744

General Manager: Vincent THIBAULT 

  • Edition: 

The website is edited by the CTCPA.

Technical Center for the Conservation of Agricultural Products

44 rue d'Alésia, TSA 31444, 75158 PARIS CEDEX 14

Tel. +33(0)1 53 91 44 00 -

Director of publication : Anaïs GUILLOT

  • Design: 

The website, a technical center for the food industry, was designed and developed by the agency Les Souffleurs.

  • Maintenance : 

The website is maintained by PandiWeb.

  • Accommodation:

This site is hosted and managed by WP Serveur.

General conditions of use of the site and the services offered

The use of the site implies full acceptance of the general conditions of use described below. These conditions of use are likely to be modified or completed at any time, without notice, also the users of the site are invited to consult them regularly. The site is in principle accessible to users 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, except in the event of interruption, whether scheduled or not, for the purposes of maintenance or in the event of force majeure. In case of impossibility of access to the service, undertakes to do its utmost to restore access to the service and will then endeavour to inform users in advance of the dates and times of the intervention. Being subjected only to an obligation of means, cannot be held responsible for any damage, whatever its nature, resulting from the unavailability of the service. The site is updated regularly by the owner of the site. In the same way, the legal mentions can be modified at any time, without notice and are imposed to the user without reserve. The user is deemed to accept them without reservation and to refer to them regularly to take note of the modifications.

The website also reserves the right to assign, transfer, without notice, the rights and/or obligations of the present GTU and legal notice. By continuing to use the Services of the site www.ctcpa.orgsite, the user acknowledges acceptance of any changes to the general terms and conditions.


  • Description of services provided

The site www.ctcpa.orgr has for object to provide an information concerning the whole of the activities of the company. The owner of the site strives to provide on the site information as accurate as possible. However, it cannot be held responsible for omissions, inaccuracies and shortcomings in the updating, whether they are of its own making or of the making of third-party partners who provide it with this information. All the information proposed on the site is given as an indication, is not exhaustive, and is likely to evolve. It is given subject to modifications having been made since it was put on line.


  • Limits of liability

The site cannot be held responsible for typographical errors or inaccuracies appearing on the service, or for any damage suffered as a result of its use. The user remains responsible for his equipment and its use, and he alone bears the direct or indirect costs following his connection to the Internet. The user of the site undertakes to access it using recent equipment, free of viruses and with a last generation updated browser. The user releases the responsibility of for any prejudice that it could undergo or make undergo, directly or indirectly, because of the proposed services. Only the responsibility of the user is engaged by the use of the proposed service and this one releases expressly the site of any responsibility towards third parties.

The owner of the site reserves the possibility of calling into question the civil and/or penal responsibility of the user, in particular in the event of message in racist, injurious, defamatory, or pornographic matter, whatever the support used (text, photograph...). It is hereby recalled that the developers of the site keep track of the email address and IP address of the user. Consequently, it must be conscious that in case of injunction of the judicial authority it can be found and pursued.


  • Intellectual property and counterfeiting

The owner of the site is the owner of the intellectual property rights or holds the rights of use on all the elements accessible on the site, in particular the texts, images, graphics, logo, icons, sounds, software. Any reproduction, representation, modification, publication, total or partial adaptation of the elements of the site, whatever the means or the process used, is prohibited, except preliminary written authorization with the email : .. Any unauthorized exploitation of the site or of any of the elements it contains will be considered as constituting an infringement and will be prosecuted in accordance with the provisions of articles L.335-2 and following of the Intellectual Property Code.


  • Hyperlinks and cookies

The site contains a certain number of hypertext links to other sites (partners, information ...) set up with the authorization of the owner of the site. However, the owner of the site does not have the possibility of checking the contents of the sites thus visited and thus declines any responsibility of this fact when the possible risks of illicit contents. The user is informed that during his visits on the site site, one or more cookies may be automatically installed on his or her computer. A cookie is a small file, which does not allow the identification of the user, but which records information relating to the navigation of a computer on a site. The data thus obtained is intended to facilitate subsequent navigation on the site, and is also intended to allow various measures of frequentation.

The parameter setting of the software of navigation makes it possible to inform of the presence of cookie and possibly, to refuse in the manner described at the following address:

Refusing to install a cookie may make it impossible to access certain services. The user can however configure his computer in the following way, to refuse the installation of cookies:

  • In Internet Explorer: tool tab / internet options. Click on Privacy and choose Block all cookies. Validate on Ok.
  • In Firefox: tool tab / options / privacy. In the History section, choose "use personalized settings for history" then uncheck "accept cookies". Validate on OK
  • Under Chrome: Google Chrome menu / Settings / Show advanced settings at the bottom of the page / Click on "content settings" / check: Block all third-party cookies without exception. Validate on Ok


  • In Edge: Edge menu (...) / Settings / Cookies and site permissions / Manage and delete cookies and site data


  • Applicable law and jurisdiction

Any dispute in connection with the use of the site is subject to French law. The user and agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the French courts in case of dispute.


  • Protection of goods and people - personal data management

User: Internet user connecting, using the above-mentioned site:

In France, personal data are protected by the law n° 78-87 of January 6, 1978, the law n° 2004-801 of August 6, 2004, the article L. 226-13 of the Penal Code and the European Directive of October 24, 1995.

On the website the owner of the site collects personal information relating to the user only for the need for certain services proposed by the site Users supply this information with full knowledge of the facts, particularly when they enter it themselves. It is then specified to the user of the site the obligation to provide this information. In accordance with the provisions of articles 38 et seq. of the French Data Protection Act 78-17 of January 6, 1978, all users have the right to access, rectify, delete and oppose any personal data concerning them. To exercise this right, please send your request to by email to or by sending a written and signed request, accompanied by a copy of the identity document bearing the signature of the bearer of the document, specifying the address to which the reply is to be sent.

No personal information of the user of the site is published without the user's knowledge, exchanged, transferred, ceded or sold on any medium to third parties. Only the hypothesis of the repurchase of the site to the owner of the site and its rights would allow the transmission of the aforementioned information to the possible purchaser who would be in its turn held of the same obligation of conservation and modification of the data towards the user of the site

The databases are protected by the provisions of the law of July 1, 1998 transposing the directive 96/9 of March 11, 1996 on the legal protection of databases.