Start Date

28-11-2012 12:00 AM

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Biochar is basically charcoal. The term “charcoal” is preferred when the material is use as a fuel for cooking or heating, whereas the term “biochar” is appropriate when the material is use as a soil amendment. In recent years there has been rapid growth in interest in biochar among soil scientists, environmentalists, and entrepreneurs.

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Nov 28th, 12:00 AM

The emerging biochar industry

Biochar is basically charcoal. The term “charcoal” is preferred when the material is use as a fuel for cooking or heating, whereas the term “biochar” is appropriate when the material is use as a soil amendment. In recent years there has been rapid growth in interest in biochar among soil scientists, environmentalists, and entrepreneurs.