International Geo Sample Number

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International Geo Sample Number (IGSN), a unique identifier for samples and specimens collected from our natural environment.

The IGSN was developed by the System for Earth Sample Registration SESAR, with funding from the US National Science Foundation.

The IGSN e.V. is incorporated under German law as a not-for-profit society (gemeinnütziger eingetragener Verein) with a registered office at the GeoForschungsZentrum (GFZ) Potsdam.

Alternative names
IGSN Organisation