Who we are

This website is managed by IPI, The International Potash Institute, and is for information relating to the “Potash and Polyhalite: Potassium, Sulphur, Magnesium and Calcium for Efficient Balanced Plant Nutrition” Symposium.

The website address is: https://events.ipipotash.org.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Contact forms

If you contact us through this website, either by email or using a contact form, we will use the information you supply to respond to your enquiry, or to register you for the symposium.


If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


We use google analytics to measure visitors to this site. This information is anonymous and allows us to identify problems with the site, and areas where we need to improve content.

Who we share your data with

Any data submitted may be shared with the organisers of the event, the secondary partners, and other companies as required to respond to your request, for example for hotel bookings.

How long we retain your data

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Our contact information

You can contact the IPI at ipi@ipipotash.org, and find out more about the IPI at www.ipipotash.org