Additional Research

In this section we highlight the research of others that are working in the biochar industry


Glaser, B., Lehmann, J. and Zech, W. 2002. "Ameliorating physical and chemical properties of highly weathered soils in the tropics with charcoal - a review", Biology and Fertility of Soils 35 , 219-230.

Hansen, James, Makiko Sato, Pushker Kharecha, David Beerling, Valerie Masson-Delmotte, Mark Pagani, Maureen Raymo, Dana L. Royer, James C. Zachos, "Target Atmospheric CO2: Where Should Humanity Aim?", In press. [Supporting materials].

Hawkins, R, Nilsson, J , Ogelsby, R. and Day, D. et a Utilization of Biomass Pyrolysis for Energy production, Soil fertility and Carbon Sequestration. Summary of information presented May 7, 2007 at the UN Commission on Sustainable Development Partnerships Fair - Partnership in New Technologies for Small Island Developing States (unpublished).

Laird, D.A. 2008. The Charcoal Vision: A Win–Win–Win Scenario for Simultaneously Producing Bioenergy, Permanently Sequestering Carbon, while Improving Soil and Water Quality. Agronomy Journal: 100(1) 178-181

Lehmann, J. 2007. "A handful of carbon", Nature 447, 143-144.

Lehmann, .J, Gaunt, J. and Rondon, M. 2006. "Bio-char sequestration in terrestrial ecosystems – a review", Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change 11, 403-427. 

Lehmann J. 2007. "Bio-energy in the black." Frontiers