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Engineering Applications of Biochar

This book has included the following major sections: "Introduction", "History of Biochar," "Preparation of Biochar," and "Applications of Biochar." The editor and authors hope that the development of biochar can cross its application field from agriculture into engineering.

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Engineering Applications of BiocharEdited by Wu-Jang Huang

Published: July 26th 2017

DOI: 10.5772/65231

ISBN: 978-953-51-3404-6

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-3403-9

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4722-0

Copyright year: 2017

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7508 Total Chapter Downloads

29 Crossref Citations

18 Web of Science Citations

44 Dimensions Citations


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1. Introductory Chapter: How We Could Use Biochar in Engineering

By Wu‐Jang Huang


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2. Biochar: The Black Diamond for Soil Sustainability, Contamination Control and Agricultural Production

By Ahmed A. Abdelhafez, Mohamed H.H. Abbas and Jianhua Li


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3. Conversion of Municipal Solid Wastes into Biochar through Hydrothermal Carbonization

By Daegi Kim, Ki Young Park and Kunio Yoshikawa


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4. Effects of Biochar on Plant Growth and Cadmium Uptake: Case Studies on Asian Lotus (Nelumbo nucifera) and Chinese Sage (Salvia miltiorrhiza)

By Daike Tian, Amei Liu and Yanci Xiang


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5. Biochar Adsorption Treatment for Typical Pollutants Removal in Livestock Wastewater: A Review

By Yaxin Deng, Tao Zhang and Qiming Wang


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