BAF Privacy and Cookies Policy ("the Website") is owned and operated by the British Abrasives Federation (BAF). This policy, explains how BAF may use information we collect about you, as well as your rights over any personal information we hold about you. Please read this carefully; by accessing the Website you confirm to have understood and agreed to them.

Information we collect about you

We collect information about you when you:

 - visit the Website, and other sites accessible from the Website.
 - take part in promotions, competitions, customer surveys and questionnaires.
 - contact us eg in writing, or call us.

Using your information

Collecting your personal information helps BAF to better understand what you need from us. We use your information to:

- manage and improve the Website.
- tell you about important changes to the Website and our services.

Your personal information is safe with us and will never be released to a third party for their marketing purposes.

About Cookies

Cookies are small text files which are placed on your computer by websites you visit. They are widely used to make websites work, or run more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the British Abrasives Federation (The BAF).

For the site to operate correctly, you need to have cookies enabled. If you decide not to enable cookies, you can still browse the site but many key features may not be available. Most web browsers have cookies enabled, but if you wish to turn them off please use your browser’s Help function.

Please note cookies can't harm your computer. We do not store sensitive information in the cookies we create, but we do use encrypted information gathered from them to help improve your experience of the site.

We are providing this information as part of our on-going efforts to ensure the best possible experience with the BAF web site, making sure you have all the information regarding your privacy when using our website.

Flash cookies (or Local Shared Objects)

In the future we may display certain content using Adobe Flash Player. Adobe uses Flash cookies (also known as Local Shared Objects) to improve your experience as a user. Flash cookies are stored on your device in the same way as normal cookies, but your browser manages them differently

If you would like to disable or delete a Flash cookie, see Adobe Flashplayer Security Settings (opens in a new window).Please bear in mind though, if you disable Flash cookies, you'll be unable to access certain types of content on the site.

BAF 'share' links

If you 'share' BAF content with friends through social networks – such as Facebook and Twitter - you may be sent cookies from these websites. We don't control the setting of these cookies, so we recommend you check the third-party websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.

Further information about cookies

If you'd like to learn more about cookies in general and how to manage them, visit (opens in a new window - please note that we are not responsible for the content of external websites).


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