Liability Exclusions and Copyright Information

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The ECO2 project is a collaborative large-scale integrating project that is funded by the European Commission FP7 work program topic OCEAN.2010.3 Sub-seabed carbon storage and the marine environment. The project office is located at the GEOMAR | Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel, Germany.

The GEOMAR is the coordinator of the ECO2 project.


ECO2 project office at GEOMAR east shore campus
Wischhofstr. 1-3, 24148 Kiel, Germany
Anja Reitz (scientific manager)
Tel.  +49 431 600 2234
Fax: +49 431 600 2928
Email: areitz [at]

Liability Exclusion

ECO2 collects the contents of these web pages with high diligence and keeps it up to date continuously. However, they are for general information only and without responsibility and cannot replace individual and detailed consulting. We reserve the right to modifications at any time. Binding and current information on technical characteristics, equipment or features of our software can be solely obtained from your personal contact partner or by email request.

ECO2 offers no warranty for actuality, correctness and completeness of information on these pages or for trouble-free access at any time. If we refer to web pages of third parties (links), ECO2 assumes no responsibility for contents of these linked pages. On activating the references you leave the information offer of ECO2. Therefore different regulations may apply to the offers of third parties, particularly with respect to data protection. In addition ECO2 excludes its liability for services, especially at download of files provided by ECO2 on the web pages of ECO2, for slightly negligent breach of duty, unless they affect contract essential duties as well as life, health or body or claims according to the product liability law. The same applies to breach of duty of our servants.


All texts, pictures and other works published on our web page are subject to the copyright of ECO2 – unless otherwise identified. Duplication, distribution, storage, transformation, mailing and reproduction or circulation of contents is specifically prohibited without written authorization of ECO2.

The layout of the web site and all graphics used are prohibited. © ECO2, 2012. All rights reserved.

We would like to give picture credits for the background picture of the ECO2 web site to MARUM – Zentrum für Marine Umweltwissenschaften, Universität Bremen.

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