legal notices

The purpose of the www. website is to present Actia, the Actia Centres and their activities. It has been created with the financial support of the French Ministry responsible for Food.


Association de coordination technique pour l’industrie agro-alimentaire (Actia)
Non-profit association under the amended Law of 1901 
Registered Office: 149 rue de Bercy, 75595 Paris Cedex 12, France
Telephone: 33 (0)1 81 72 16 42
E-mail address:

Didier Majou
Telephone: 33 (0)1 81 72 16 43
E-mail address:


Anne-Lise Dermenghem (Actia)
Telephone: 33 (0)1 81 72 16 44
E-mail address:


247 rue des arbousiers

34576 Vailhauqués

E-mail address:

A declaration concerning the www. website has been submitted to the Commission Nationale de l’Informatique et des Libertés (French Data Protection Authority) under number:  1416739

Access to the content of the www. website implies your prior compliance with the conditions mentioned hereinafter.

1 – Access to the website entitles you to the private, non-transferable and non-exclusive use of the information on this website for the sole purpose of your internal and personal use; any use of the website for commercial or advertising purposes is prohibited.

Actia is entitled to add, delete or modify all or some of the information included on the website at its sole discretion and at any time.
Nothing contained herein can be considered to grant to visitors or users of the website any type of licence or rights to the use of any of the elements published on the website.
The website is used entirely at the user’s sole risks. The information provided on the website is given on an “as is” basis, purely for informational purposes, with no guarantee of its accuracy, the completeness of any results or other elements. No liability of any sort, express or implicit, shall be incurred including but without limitation vis-à-vis its commercial value or suitability for specific or other uses.

2 – All of the items published on this website, including texts, photographs, computer graphics, logotypes, trademarks, trade names and other indications of origin, constitute works as defined by the French Intellectual Property Code (Code de propriété intellectuelle).
Any representation or reproduction, either wholly or partially, which might be carried out without the consent of the authors or their eligible parties and/or without Actia’s prior written authorisation is illegal; it being understood that the user acquires no property rights by printing or downloading any part of this information or by using the functionalities of the website.
The copying or reproduction of any of the published elements may therefore constitute an infringement, a breach of copyright, a parasitical or defamatory practice; the same applies to the insertion of hypertext links to pages or documents of the website without Actia’s prior written authorisation.

3 – The Internet user is responsible for using any data of a personal nature that appears on the website in accordance with the regulations in force and the recommendations of the French Data Protection Agency (Cnil). In particular, it is emphasised that the use of screenshots to reconstitute and populate personal databases is prohibited.

Any breach of one of the aforementioned provisions by the visitor or user shall incur his or her civil and/or criminal liability.

In accordance with the French Freedom of Information and Civil Liberties Law (no. 78-17 of 6 January 1978, amended by the law 2004-801 of 6 August 2004), users are entitled to access, modify, rectify and delete any personal data concerning them.
To exercise this right, simply send a request in writing to:
– E-mail:
– Postal address: 149 rue de Bercy, 75595 Paris Cedex 12, France

Your contact person is Mrs Anne-Lise Dermenghem.

Please state your name or company name along with your physical and/or electronic contact details.
The modification will be made within a reasonable period from receipt of your request. 


Actalia: © C.Adam / Cniel, Coulommiers
Adiv: © Daniel Mettoudi, cutting in winter (duck breast)
Adria Développement: © Daniel Mettoudi, bowl of ham salad
Adria Normandie: © Daniel Mettoudi, Thai rice and prawns in wok
Aérial: © Aérial, kneaded 2
Agria Lorraine: © Actia, Anne-Lise Dermenghem, cherry plums, 2009
Aquimer: © Actia, Anne-Lise Dermenghem, bass, 2009
Ariatt: © Actia, Anne-Lise Dermenghem, glass of milk, 2009
Arvalis: © Actia, Anne-Lise Dermenghem, bread, 2009
BNIC: 663 © BNIC, Gérard Martron, glass of Cognac
Casimir: © Casimir, yoghurt pot test
Cervia: © Daniel Mettoudi, completely green mixture
Céva: © Céva, Jania Rubens, 2005
CEVPM: © Actia, Anne-Lise Dermenghem, mackerel tail, 2009
CRITT Poitou-Charentes: Galina Barskaya, young girl eating an apple, 2007

CRITT Provence-Alpes Côte d’Azur: © Actia, Anne-Lise Dermenghem, stripy aubergines, 2009
CTCPA: © CTCPA, Mathieu Prier, jar of vegetables
CVG: stainless steel tanks, public domain
IFBM: beer, public domain
Ifip: © Daniel Mettoudi, slice of Parma ham
IFPC: © Actia, Anne-Lise Dermenghem, apple, 2009
IFV: grape, public domain
Iterg: © Daniel Mettoudi, oil
LNE: © LNE, freezer bag test

© Actia, Anne-Lise Dermenghem, market, 1987

© Actia, Anne-Lise Dermenghem, ocean, 2009

© Isabelle Rozenbaum, PhotoAlto, egg yolk and sugar


© B. Baudin, Bar Floréal, Cedus