What's New at IHSS

IHSS Training Award 2019

The IHSS provides limited support for travel and training. The IHSS Training Award 2019 is now online. For more info, visit our “Awards” page.

ISMOM 2019

8th International Symposium on Interactions of Soil Minerals with Organic Components and Microorganisms (ISMOM 2019) International Congress of the Division 2.5 of the International Union of Soil Sciences (IUSS) “Understanding Soil Interfacial Reactions for Sustainable Soil Management and Climatic Change Mitigation” June 23-28, 2019,

WOMS 2018

WOMS 2018 invites original contributions about the characterization of DOM in marine and inland waters using fluorescence spectroscopy, coupled with advanced signal and image processing tools, among which improved data analysis, detection, clustering, separation, reconstruction, tracking and real-time monitoring. Prospections for future innovation in applied

Elections – Balloting is open!

IHSS 2018 Election for Vice-President (President Elect) and Board Member   Dear Member, for the 2018 International Humic Substances Society election, the Society offers you the convenience of on-line balloting. Balloting is open from now until midnight EDT (GMT -4 hours) March, 31st, 2018.

IHSS Travel Award 2018

The IHSS provides limited support for travel and training. The IHSS Travel Award 2018 is now online. For more info, visit our “Awards” page.

Upcoming elections in 2018

The next elections will be in January and February of 2018. The positions to be elected are: # Vice-President # Board Member Click here to download the election announcement.

IHSS flyer

The IHSS flyer is now available. Click here to download it!

Job offer

Senior Scientist – Soil Chemist position at Bio Huma Netics Inc, AZ, USA. It is critical that the candidate has experience in soil humus or soil carbon extraction and characterization. For more info, click here.

Call for abstracts – IHSS ICCE 2017

Session about “Humic Substances in the Environment” at the ICCE 2017. Submit an abstract to present your research in the session on “Humic Substances in the Environment” at the International Conference on Chemistry and the Environment (ICCE 2017) (http://icce2017.org). The conference will be held

Call for Young Investigator Research Grant 2017

The IHSS Young Investigator Research Grant Program aims to promote the careers of young researchers by supporting research of high scientific caliber, and to enhance the career opportunities of their undergraduate/ graduate students, and/or postdoctoral associates through the research experience. Call 2017 (deadline: April, 30th)

The 19th Meeting of the International Humic Substances Society

“Humic Substances and their contribution to the climate change mitigation“. September 16-21, 2018. Albena Resort, Varna Region, Bulgaria. For more information and registration, click here. The organizers kindly invite exibitors of humic products and their application to take the advantage to exhibit their products.

IHSS Training Award 2017

The IHSS provides limited support for travel and training. The IHSS Training Award 2017 is now online. For more info, visit our “Awards” page.

Humic Substances in Ecosystems (HSE11)

International Conference organized by the Polish Chapter of the IHSS. Wroclaw University Faculty of Chemistry and Wroclaw University of Environmental and Life Sciences. 29.05-01.06, 2017, Wrocław/Kudowa Zdrój. For more information, visit the Conferences page.

History Buffs!

Old IHSS newsletters are now online! Take a journey back to the beginning of IHSS. Many of the early newsletters of IHSS have been scanned and added to our website for your reading pleasure. You’ll see several breaks in the numbering sequence and a