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Conditions of Use of The PGM Database

The following terms and conditions apply to your use of this database. By accessing this database, you agree to be bound by them. If you do not agree to be bound by these terms and conditions, you may not use or access this database and we have the right to restrict or prevent your access to the database.


"Conditions" means these terms and conditions: "User(s)" means (a) user(s) of the database either collectively or individually, as the context requires; "We/us/our" means The PGM Database; and "You/your" means you as a user of the database.


We will provide you with access to the database in accordance with these Conditions.

Your Obligations

You agree not to use the database (or any part thereof) for any illegal purpose and agree to use it in accordance with all relevant laws.

You agree not to upload or transmit through the database any computer viruses, macro viruses, Trojan horses, worms or anything else designed to interfere with, interrupt or disrupt the normal operating procedures of a computer.

You will not use the database in a way that may cause the database to be interrupted, damaged, rendered less efficient or such that the effectiveness or functionality of the database is in any way impaired.

You will not use the database in any manner which violates or infringes the rights of any person, firm or company (including, but not limited to, rights of intellectual property, rights of confidentiality or rights of privacy).

You agree that in the event that you have any right, claim or action against any Users arising out of that User's use of the database, then you will pursue such right, claim or action independently of and without recourse to us.


You agree to be fully responsible for (and fully indemnify us against) all claims, liability, damages, losses, costs and expenses, including legal fees, suffered by us and arising out of any breach of the Conditions by you or any other liabilities arising out of your use of the database, or the use by any other person accessing the database using your PC or internet access account.

Our Rights

We reserve the right to modify or withdraw, temporarily or permanently, the database (or any part thereof) with or without notice to you and you confirm that we shall not be liable to you or any third party for any modification to or withdrawal of the database.

We reserve the right to change these Conditions from time to time, and your continued use of the database (or any part thereof) following such change shall be deemed to be your acceptance of such change. It is your responsibility to check regularly to determine whether the Conditions have been changed. If you do not agree to any change to the Conditions then you must immediately stop using the database.

We will use our reasonable endeavours to maintain the database. The database is subject to change from time to time. You will not be eligible for any compensation because you cannot use any part of the database or because of a failure, suspension or withdrawal of all or part of the database due to circumstances beyond our control.

Customer Feedback and Complaints

We welcome your questions and comments about privacy issues and the design of our database. Should you have such comments, please send an e-mail stating these to pgmdatabase@matthey.com


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