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Title Biochar in European soils and agriculture : science and practice / edited by Simon Shackley, Greet Ruysschaert, Kor Zwart and Bruno Glaser
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2016
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Contents Introduction -- Biochar production and feedstock -- Biochar properties -- The role of biochar in agricultural soils -- Field applications of pure biochar in the North Sea region and across Europe -- Combining biochar and organic amendments -- Biochar carbon stability and effect on greenhouse gas emissions -- Life cycle assessment: biochar as a greenhouse gas sink? -- The economic viability and prospects for biochar in Europe: shifting paradigms in uncertain times -- The legality of biochar use: regulatory requirements and risk assessment -- Current and future applications for biochar -- Biochar horizon 2025
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Ashes as fertilizer -- Europe.
Carbon dioxide mitigation -- Europe.
Carbon sequestration -- Europe.
Soil amendments -- Europe.
Form Electronic book
Author Glaser, B. (Bruno), 1966- editor
Ruysschaert, Greet, editor
Shackley, Simon, editor
Zwart, Kor, editor
ISBN 1134654871 (electronic bk)
1134654944 (electronic bk)
9781134654871 (electronic bk)
9781134654949 (electronic bk)