Pearson Coal Petrography

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Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is:

This privacy notice discloses the privacy practices for ( This privacy notice applies solely to information collected by this website.

When visitors load our page, we track the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string.


Our Extreme tracking service operates without any cookies.

Our Google Analytics tracking service does use cookies,  we have our analytics set to default data retention policies at this time.  Further reading is available here (

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data, and is discarded when you close your browser.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behave in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


We have analyzed the requirements of the GDPR and continue to monitor new guidance for implementing the requirements of the GDPR. Items such as IP addresses and website performance data derived from browser activity are tracked using Extreme Tracking software, and Google Analytics.  We periodically review data in order to provide the best services to our customers and in accordance with applicable laws, including the GDPR.

Data Deletion and Access:

Under the GDPR, EU data subjects may request access to or erasure of personal data stored by a company. If you have an account with us just email us your request. Otherwise please send us an email with verifiable records from your Internet Service Provider stating you were the owner of the data to be deleted.