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The Site and its contents are for general information only. The content is written and researched by school children, and no guarantee is made as to its accuracy, completeness or fitness for your purposes.

We do not guarantee the content of websites referred to, or accessed by links from this Site.

PLEASE look after your computer! We will endeavour to keep this site free of malware, and will remove any instances of malware reported on this site as a matter of urgency, but we are not able to guarantee that 'hackers' have not caused problems since we last checked the site... We strongly recommended that you maintain adequate safeguards against malware on your own computer, as we do not accept liability for any damage caused to your computer, or any consequential losses.

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We ask all contributors to obtain permission to publish photographs and other art-works that they have not created themselves, or to ensure that such works are no-longer subject to UK copyright, before submitting their work to the Chemistry Map of Scotland.

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Why we are asking to store cookies on your computer: as you browse our site you we hope you will find a number of articles of interest. Our cookies enable us to provide a back history of the articles you've read within the site so you can easily jump between them.

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We may, in future, employ Google to capture usage statistics. In this instance cookies generated by Google may be automatically stored on your computer, and browsing information will be aggregated by Google and subject to their privacy policy.

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