Nordic Biochar Network

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Privacy Policy



The Nordic Biochar Network is an interest group, which is currently managed by the Department of Energy and Process Engineering at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in Trondheim (Norway), who operates the site


Your privacy is important to us and we handle all personal information with care. On this page, we inform you about how we use your personal data. If you use our website, you must agree with our privacy policy. 



Collection and use of your personal data


While using these sites, you may be asked to provide personal information such as name and/or email adress, for example when using our contact form of subscribing to our electronic newsletter. If you choose to share these information with us, we will then store and use them accordingly. That means we will get in touch with you by using the contact details you provide us. 


If you download and fill out our questionnaire on biochar use in the Nordic countries, you will be asked to provide personal information including information about your work and interests. If you send the questionnaire back to us, this information will be used internally in order to determine the expectations on the network. In addition, an online-directory will be set-up, in which this information is shared publicly. You will have to specifically agree on the data to be published online by ticking an according box in the questionnaire.


We do not give your contact information to any third parties. 



Log data


While using this site, your browser sends information (so-called "log data"), for example browser type and version, the pages you visit on our site, time and date of your visit, how much time you spent on these pages and the country from which you acces our page. We collect these for statistical reasons only. These information are not personalized.



Opt-out option


If you wonder what we know about you, you can ask us anytime about the information stored by sending an email to mail[at] We will delete all information we may have collected about you should you instruct us to do so. 



Changes to this privacy policy


From time to time, it may be necessary to make changes, revisions or amendments to this privacy policy.


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