Cookies Policy

Last updated: 11th January 2018

Information about use of cookies

The Materials Processing Institute’s website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of the website. This helps the Institute to provide you with a good experience when you browse the website and also allows the Institute to improve the website.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that the Institute stores on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive.

The Institute uses the following types of cookies:

  • Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of the Institute’s Website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our Website or use a shopping cart.
  • Analytical/performance cookies. They allow the Institute to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps the Institute to improve the way the Website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
  • Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to the Institute’s Website. This enables the Institute to personalise content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).

Information on deleting or controlling cookies is available at Please note that by deleting the Institute’s cookies or disabling future cookies you may not be able to access certain areas or features of the Institute’s website.