charlotte o'brien - biochar basics

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  2. 2. 6 Plant systems are based on mature technologies in place for 10 years w/ max. cap. 5 tons/hr
  3. 3. Feedstock Sources 7cdsbiochar.com/feedstocks.html Crop / food wastes Rice straw Grain MillsSawdust 7 Miscanthus Bamboo
  4. 4. What is BioChar? 8
  5. 5. 10 10
  6. 6. Imperative! ~United Nations FAO
  7. 7. G. Compare and contrast!
  8. 8. 15 Pro Natura
  9. 9. BioChar makes soils resilient to climate change
  10. 10. Village level water filtration Aquaeous Solutions, Inc
  11. 11. Air filtration
  12. 12. 1/5 of China Soils Contaminated The BBC 4/18/14
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  14. 14. Moisten, Micronize, Mineralize, Microbial Inoculation
  15. 15. Addl Setups Increased BioChar Inoculation Increased BioMass Increased Crop Production The Exponential Carbon Drawdown Solution CO2 CO2 33
  16. 16. Dr. Christine Jones