The Blue Cooling Initiative (RSIN 864005568) is an independent foundation in the Netherlands advocating research into Marine Cloud Brightening and other ocean- and nature-based Climate Cooling Strategies that may help us to mitigate the effects of global warming.

Limited liability

In the context of our initiative, we use a website that we strive to update and complement regularly. However, there may be instances where the content is incomplete or incorrect.

Specifically, regarding information from external entities (e.g., websites, science initiatives, social media, etc.), we are not responsible for any evident programming errors or typos. The Blue Cooling Initiative does not take responsibility for and is not liable for any damage caused by hyperlinks to websites or services of third parties on our website.


All intellectual property rights in materials on our website (including images, animations, videos, and graphics) are entrusted to their licensors. Photos and videos on the website are made available under the Creative Commons Attribution, unless otherwise indicated. All other copyrights belong to the Blue Cooling Initiative Foundation and/or their respective creative producers.

Data Processing Policy

The processing of personal data on this website is limited to the following purposes:

  1. Improving Website Functionality and User Experience:
    • We collect data to enhance the functionality and overall user experience of our website.
  2. Initiating Communication:
    • This includes sending newsletters, event invitations, and other forms of communication.
  3. Providing Related Information:
    • We use the data to provide information related to the Blue Cooling Initiative (BCI), Marine Carbon Budget (MCB), and Solar Radiation Management (SRM).

The data we collect includes contact details such as names, email addresses, affiliation information, and other relevant information that allows us to keep web users informed about the activities of our foundation after their (initial) consent.
The Blue Cooling Initiative‘s website is coordinated by the Blue Cooling Initiative (BCI), The Netherlands, and adheres to our Privacy Statement. For more information about the Privacy Statement, please visit our Privacy Statement.


This disclaimer is subject to change without notice in accordance with Dutch law.