The Environment Research Center of Black Carbon is based in China and the independent research team of twelve includes (1) characterization of biochar; (2) adsorption of various pollutants by biochar in the environment; (3) the bioavailability of biochar in soils, etc.
To learn more about the center, please email: Yuping Qiu
A specific reference includes:
Yuping Qiu, Xiaoyu Xiao, Haiyan Cheng, Zunlong Zhou, G. Daniel Sheng, Influence of Environmental Factors on Pesticide Adsorption by Black Carbon: pH and Model Dissolved Organic Matter, Environ. Sci. Technol., 2009, 43 (13): 4973-4978. Yuping Qiu, Zhenzhi
Photo: Members of the research center team, courtesy of Environment Research Center of Black Carbon