Legal & Privacy


European Association for Coal and Lignite aisbl
Rue de la Science 14b
1040 Bruxelles

telephone : +32 2 775 31 70

Registered at the Tribunal de commerce de Bruxelles
Numéro d’entreprise : BE 0408.290.816

EU Transparency Register No.: 19853116579-64

Responsible editor: Brian RICKETTS (

Privacy Policy

EURACOAL is committed to protecting the privacy of its website visitors which include “members” of EURACOAL and “subscribers” to our websites and emailings.

EURACOAL may collect personal information from our members and subscribers on a voluntary basis. This may include personal information such as name, title, job description, organisation, address, phone number and email address. Visitors to our public website are not required to provide any personal information. Members and subscribers are required to provide personal information to gain access to password-protected areas of our websites, to download certain documents and to take advantage of certain other features of our website.

EURACOAL uses the personal information that members and subscribers provide for such purposes as processing and responding to requests for information, improving our operations, and communicating with our members and subscribers. You always have the right to amend your data, access your data or withdraw your consent upon request to

EURACOAL does not sell, rent or share with other individuals or organisations any personal information that our visitors provide or information that is derived from internal web tracking. The EURACOAL public website is hosted by Automattic Inc. on Visitors should be aware of Automattic’s own privacy policy.


A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. EURACOAL may use cookies to help identify and track visitors, their usage of EURACOAL websites and their website access preferences for performance analytics purposes to improve our website. EURACOAL visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using EURACOAL’s websites, with the drawback that certain features of EURACOAL’s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.


Unless otherwise noted, copyright and database producer rights are reserved to EURACOAL. This excludes material that has the written or verbal consent of its legal owner and material for which EURACOAL has secured useage rights. Any extraction and/or re-utilisation of substantial or unsubstantial parts of the contents of this website is forbidden without the prior written consent of EURACOAL.


The website contents are provided “as is” and without warranties of any kind, either expressed or implied. Although EURACOAL has taken great care in preparing and verifying the contents available on this website, no guarantee can be given for the completeness or accuracy of the information provided. Information may be changed at any time without prior notice.

Please note that the contents of this website should not be relied upon as a subsitute for professional advice.


EURACOAL accepts no responsibility or liability whatsoever with regard to the information provided on this website or linked to other external websites. Under no circumstances shall EURACOAL,  EURACOAL members or EURACOAL staff be held responsible for any loss or damage including but not limited to direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive, consequential or other damages caused by reliance on the information herein.