Sonoma Biochar Initiative hosted the 2012 US Biochar Conference
For more on their work visit the SonomaBiocharInitiative.org website.
In this session, presenters turn their attention to biochar’s uses in effective waste remediation. outside of agriculture. One paper deals with approaches to using biochar to clean up heavy metals and pesticides, while another is focused on adsorption of herbicides and explosives. The third panelist turns his attention to remediation of contaminated water by use of specially formulated biochar.