Title

Agricultural and Environmental Applications of Biochar: Advances and Barriers

Document Type

Book

Publication Date

2016

Date Added

2022-03-29

Abstract

Discover the mechanisms and processes of biochar amendment for achieving stunning agricultural and environmental benefits. Agricultural and environmental communities are looking to biochar for enhancing soil carbon sequestration and crop productivity, but practical applications are elusive. Accomplished international researchers present a whole picture of biochar in improving soil quality, reducing soil greenhouse gas emissions, and decontaminating stormwater and mine sites. Composition and characteristics of biochar, its interactions with contaminants and soil constituents, and its transformation in the environment are addressed. Readers will appreciate the comprehensive review of the latest biochar research and applications and gain critical guidance in best biochar generation and use.--

ISBN

978-0-89118-964-0

Keywords

Climate

Disciplines

Environmental Sciences

Publisher

Soil Science Society of America

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