Visitors to the MaterialsSolutions portal and tool websites can be assured that protection of privacy and confidentiality are given the highest consideration. No personal information is collected from visitors to this website, other than information that is knowingly and voluntarily given.

Anonymous information is collected through the monitoring of server log files, such as the number of visitors to the website in a given period, but it is purely statistical and cannot be used to identify an individual user. We use IP addresses from log files to analyse trends and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use.

Visitors interested in the MaterialsSolutions portal or tool websites, or wishing to make an enquiry, can provide contact details via fill-in forms available on the site. Visitors cannot be contacted unless such information is given.

Any queries relating to the MaterialsSolutions website's collection or use of personal information should be sent to the NPL Data Protection Officer. E-mail: