This is the Data Privacy Notice of the website owned by Material Test & Inspection Ltd (MTI). This document explains how we collect and process your personal data on this website.

When you've read this, you should be able to understand how and why we collect your personal data on this website, how long we keep it and your rights with respect to any personal data that we hold.

If you have any questions, or want to exercise your rights under the GDPR, please refer to the email/physical address supplied at the end of this document.

How and why we collect Personal Data

No personal data is collected on this website unless you email or phone us directly, using an email address/contact number supplied on our website. Your IP address may be collected under the following circumstances:

Cookie Banner

When you accept/reject cookies on this site, we keep a log of your IP address.

Fraud Detection

We routinely collect and store the IP address of any visitor whose behaviour triggers our Firewall software. We collect this information so that we can detect suspicious activity and if necessary make use of this information to prevent illegal access.

How long we keep your Personal Data

Cookie Banner

If you use the cookie banner to accept/reject cookies, we store your IP address and preference for 1 year.

Fraud Detection

We retain the IP address of any visitor whose behaviour triggers our Firewall software indefinitely.

Who we share your data with

We will not disclose your Personal Data to third parties unless you have consented to this disclosure or unless the third party is required to fulfil a necessary function - for instance the webhost who routes the data if you fill in forms. They provide us with this service and are not allowed to use your personal data as they are also bound to data protection requirements.

Other than these necessary functionaries, we will only disclose your Personal Data if we believe in good faith that we are required to disclose it in order to comply with any applicable law, a summons, a search warrant, a court or regulatory order other statutory requirement.

Your personal data may also be provided to relevant third parties in the case of our business being sold, merged or made insolvent.

Is your Personal Data secure?

Your personal data resides in the EU and is secured using the most up to date and modern technology.


We will not share your personal data with anyone for the purposes of them marketing to you. And we will only market to you if you have explicitly consented for us to do so.

Your Rights under the General Data Protection Rules (GDPR)

  • You have the right to retrieve a copy of your personal data in machine readable format
  • You have the right to transfer your data to another provider
  • You have the right to request the removal of your data ("right to be forgotten")
  • You have the right to request a restriction from processing your data
  • You have the right to withdraw your consent to our use of your personal information at any time
  • You have the right to have your request dealt in 30 days of receipt

If you wish to exercise your rights please send details of your request along with 2 photocopies of recent bills (or similar) which show your name, your address and a date no later than 3 months from the date you sent your request to:

Or by post to:

Gillian Whooley
Material Test & Inspection Ltd (MTI)
Unit 5
Richfield Business Park

In case of a dispute you have the right to contact the Data Protection Authority, please see: