Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy describes how we treat personal information when you use our website.

We are committed to protecting any personal information we collect about you in order to provide you with the full range of our services.

We will only use your information to provide and personalise our service to you or to contact you by post, email, telephone or fax. Your information may be passed to and used by all Elekem Group companies but we will never pass your personal data to anyone else, except for any successors in title to our business and suppliers that process data on our behalf both in the UK and abroad or unless we are required to do so by law. We may also use and disclose information for marketing and strategic development purposes but without reference to individual customers or potential customers.

Other websites

Our website may contain links to other web sites which are outside our control and are not covered by this Privacy Policy. If you access other sites using the links provided, the operators of these sites may collect information from you which will be used by them in accordance with their privacy policy, which may differ from ours.

Elekem may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from March 2009.


A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

Elekem web pages use a number of cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes.

Cookies will be used on this site to track the pages you visit while you are here; they do not contain any personal information, but do record the IP address of the machine you are visiting from. We use this information to enable us to continually improve the website and make our pages as relevant as possible.

We also use Google Analytics, to evaluate how you reached our site and how you explored it. This information complements the tracking mentioned above, and helps us gauge how effective our advertising, and search engine optimisation has been. Google Analytics installs a number of cookies on your machine details of these cookies can be found here:

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.