Egyptian Chapter of the Int Humic Substances Society

The International Humic Substances Society (IHSS) is very active scientific society in the field of natural organic matter research. IHSS was founded in Denver, Colorado, USA, on September 11, 1981 to bring together scientists in the coal, soil, and water sciences with interests in humic substances. IHSS has a membership of nearly 900 scientists. The Society is recognized as a world leader in fostering scientific education and research, and promoting public understanding of humic substances. The IHSS organizes a biannual International meetings and the national chapters organizes an annual meeting for scientists to share their advances in natural organic matter research. Detailed information about IHSS are available on To join the Egyptian IHSS chapter click here or email me at hamada{at}