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c/o IUF – Leibniz Research Institute
for Environmental Medicine

Auf’m Hennekamp 50
40225 Düsseldorf . Germany

+49 (0)211 . 33 89-291

Represented by
Dr. Alexander Beaucamp (Financial director)
Prof. Jean Krutmann (Scientific director)

Entry in the commercial register.
Register court: Amtsgericht Düsseldorf
Register number: HRB 41214

VAT identification number in accordance with section 27 a of the German VAT act:

DE 222 304 528

Person responsible for content in accordance with section 55 paragraph 2 RStV:
Dr. Julia Tigges
Auf'm Hennekamp 50
40225 Düsseldorf

Corporate Design / Webdesign / Text

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Accountability for links

Our website contains links to the websites of third parties. Responsibility for the content of external links (to web pages of third parties) lies solely with the operators of the linked pages. Therefore, we cannot assume any liability for such external content. In all cases, the provider of information of the linked websites is liable for the content and accuracy of the information provided. No violations were evident to us at the time of linking. Permanent monitoring of the content of the linked pages is infeasible without concrete evidence of an infringement. Upon discovery of infringements, please feel free to inform us about any complaints you discovered using links to external web sites. We will immediately remove such links.

Our web pages and their contents are subject to German copyright law . Unless expressly permitted by law (§ 44a et seq. UrhG), every form of utilizing, reproducing or processing works subject to copyright protection on our web pages requires the prior consent of the respective owner of the rights. Individual reproductions of a work are allowed only for private  use, so must not serve either directly or indirectly for earnings. Unauthorized utilization of copyrighted works is punishable (§ 106 UrhG). Insofar as the content has not been created by the operator, the copyright of third parties must be respected. In particular contents of third parties are marked as such. If despite of this you become aware of any copyright infringement, we kindly ask you for a corresponding notice. Should any legal infringement become known to us, we will remove the respective content immediately.

Privacy statement

The IUF – Leibniz Research Institute for Environmental Medicine takes the protection of your data seriously. We handle your personal data confidentially and according to legal data protection regulations as well as this privacy statement.

Our website may be used without entering personal information. If possible, personal data (like name, address or email address) is always collected on a voluntary basis. This data will not be forwarded to any third party without your explicit consent.

Please be aware that data transfer via the internet is subject to security risks and, therefore, complete protection against third-party access to transferred data cannot be ensured.

Server log files

For technical reasons, data such as the following, which your internet browser transmits to us or to our web space provider (so called server log files), is collected:


  • browser type/browser version

  • operating system used

  • referrer URL

  • host name of the accessing computer

  • time of the server enquiry

This anonymous data is stored separately from any personal information you may have provided, thereby making it impossible to connect it to any particular person. We reserve the right to check the data subsequently if we have concrete indications for illegal use.

Public procedure register

You may contact us if you have questions relating to the collection, processing or use of your personal information or to have access to the public procedure register of the IUF (BDSG, §4e (1) No.1-8). Please contact the IUF’s data protection officer by letter. He will then contact you regarding an appointment. Registration by phone or electronically is currently not possible.

IUF – Leibniz-Institut für umweltmedizinische Forschung
Auf’m Hennekamp 50
40225 Düsseldorf

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