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WHAT ARE COOKIES?
Cookies are small files that are sent to and stored in your computer by the websites you visit. Cookies are stored in your browser’s file directory and work in combination with content within the Website itself to capture and remember information. Cookies may be stored only for the time you are in a given site, called a session cookie, or they may remain stored in your browser for a defined period of time beyond your current session, known as a persistent cookie. Cookies can be set by the owner of a website itself (“first party cookies”) or by other websites that provide content (such as advertising) for the website that you are viewing ("third party cookies"). To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
- Strictly Necessary: These cookies are required for running our Website. They allow our web servers to respond to your actions on the Website and whilst browsing it. The Website will not work for you without these cookies.
- Analytical: These cookies allow us to see how visitors move around the Website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way the Website works, for example, by ensuring that users are able to find what they are looking for easily, and also to analyze the effectiveness of our marketing campaigns. For example, we do analytical profiling to understand unique users reading a particular article or viewing a particular product to identify what is popular.
- Functionality/Personalization: These cookies are used to recognize you when you return to the Website in order to remember your preferences, and also allow us to provide certain aspects of the Website's functionality. For example, these cookies help make the content as personalized as possible.
- Targeting/Advertising: These cookies record your visit to our Website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our Website and the advertising displayed on it, as well as advertising on third party sites, more relevant to your interests. We may share this information with third parties for this purpose. De-selecting these cookies may result in seeing advertising that is not as relevant to you.
Some of the cookies we use for the above purposes come from third parties that Materion does business with in order to enable analytics, advertising, functionality, feedback, and ease-of-use. These third parties include Google, Sitecore, Hotjar and various advertising networks. We do not control these cookies.
HOW CAN I CHANGE MY COOKIE SETTINGS?
You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You can review the options available to manage cookies in your browser. Different browsers use different ways to disable cookies, but they are usually found under a Tools, Options or Help menu. If you turn cookies off, you may not be able to browse this Website. If you delete your cookies from the browser, you may need to remember to re-install opt-out cookies. To find out more about cookies, including how to see which cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.