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The International Union of Soil Sciences (IUSS) is the global union of soil scientists. The objectives of the IUSS are to promote all branches of soil science, and to support all soil scientists across the world in the pursuit of their activities. This website provides information for IUSS members and those interested in soil science.

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Reminder - IUSS Alert Data Security Update


Dear readers of the IUSS Alert,

If you have not already done so, the IUSS Secretariat would like to remind you to give your consent to the processing of your personal data (name and email address) for the sole purpose of providing you with the IUSS Alert.

Since the IUSS Secretariat is located in Vienna, Austria, we are obliged to ask you for your consent in order to comply with the European General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 which comes into force on May 25, 2018. We will never use your data for any other purpose than providing you with our monthly Alert. Nor will we give these data to third parties or countries.

Please note that you may revoke your consent at any time by sending an email to iuss@umweltbundesamt.at.

Should you choose to not provide your data, we will delete your name and email address from our mailing list by 25 May 2018.

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