Use of cookies

Cookies are files or pieces of information that may be stored on your computer when you visit the website. Cookies are used to distinguish you from another user and enables swift passage from one page to the next on our website. This allows us to understand how people use our website and to help us improve their structure and content. In this Cookie Policy, we (ICL Specialty Fertilizers) provide you information about the differ types of cookies we use when you visit our website.

There is a difference between "Session cookies" and "Persistent cookies". Session cookies are temporary cookie files that will be erased when you leave the website. Persistent cookies consist of a text file sent by a web server to a web browser, which will stay in one of your browser's subfolders until you delete them manually or your browser deletes them based on the duration period contained within the persistent cookie's file.

Below you can change your cookie settings:


Cookies used by ICL Specialty Fertilizers

The table below provides an explanation about the cookies we use on our website.

Country Cookie Name Purpose Expiry date
 (minus)  Google Analytics  _gat  Used to distinguish users.  2 years
 - china, Japan, Korea    _gat_UA-63674051-1  Used to throttle request rate.  1m
     _gid  Used to distinguish users.  1d
 - china, Japan, Korea    _ga  Used to distinguish users.  2 years
     _gcl_au  Used by Google AdSense for experimenting with advertisement efficiency across websites using their services.  3 months
   Hotjar  _hjIncludedInSample This cookie is set to let Hotjar know whether used to generate Heatmaps, Funnels, Recordings, etc.  1 year
   Click Dimensions cusid   It is a unqique user session identifier to track page visits on the site for up to 30 minutes.  30m

Third party cookies

These Cookies collect information about your activities on these and other sites to provide you targeted advertising. We may also allow our third-party service providers to use Cookies on the Sites for the same purposes identified above, including collecting information about your online activities over time and across different websites. The third-party service providers that generate these Cookies, such as Adobe, Google, LinkedIn, and Facebook, have their own privacy policies, and may use their Cookies to target advertising to you on other websites, based on your visit to our Sites.

Country Cookie Name Purpose Expiry Date
 Poland, Croatia, France, Germany, Hungary, Romania, Spain, Brazil, Mexico, South Americas, Australia & New Sealand, China   Youtube  YSC  This cookie is set by the YouTube video service on pages with embedded YouTube video  End of session / when browser is closed
 Poland, Croatia, France, Germany, Hungary, Romania, Spain, Brazil, Mexico, South Americas, Australia & New Sealand, China    VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE A cookie that YouTube sets that measures your bandwidth to determine whether you get the new player interface or the old.  8 months
 Poland, Croatia, France, Germany, Hungary, Romania, Spain, Brazil, Mexico, South Americas, Australia & New Sealand, China    PREF This cookie stores your preferences and other information, in particular preferred language, how many search results you wish to be shown on your page, and whether or not you wish to have Google’s SafeSearch filter turned on. 10 years 
 Poland, Croatia, France, Germany, Hungary, Romania, Spain, Brazil, Mexico, South Americas, Australia & New Sealand, China    GPS  Registers a unique ID on mobile devices to enable tracking based on geographical GPS location. 1d

Changing your cookie settings in your browser

Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies. You can change the settings to block cookies or to alert you when cookies are being sent to your computer. There are a number of ways to manage cookies. Please refer to or to learn more about how to adjust or modify your browser settings.

In case you do not want to be tracked by Google Analytics, please refer to

Please note that by changing your cookie settings in your browser, some functions may no longer be available. As the website has been designed to take advantage of the use of cookies, should you configure your browser to decline their use, certain features of the website may not function correctly. We, or our service providers, may also use a technology stored in emails to help us confirm your reception of and response to our emails and to provide to you a more personalized experience.

Cookies and personal information

Cookies do not contain any information that personally identifies you, but personal information that we store about you may be linked, by us, to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.

Privacy Policy, Terms of Use and Cookie policy

This Cookie Policy forms an integral part of the Terms of Use and the Privacy Policy. Click here for the ICL Specialty Fertilizers Terms of Use and the Privacy Policy.

Everris International B.V. is part of ICL Specialty Fertilizers, from which marketing & communication activities are conducted.

Contact us

This website is owned and operated by ICL Specialty Fertilizers

If you have any questions concerning our cookies or this Cookie Policy, please contact us at:
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: +31 (0)418 655 700
Fax: +31 (0)418655 795
Post: ICL Specialty Fertilizers
P.O. Box 2702
6401 DE Heerlen
The Netherlands