Published on March 6, 2014
Water Kathleen Draper Ithaka Institute for Carbon Intelligence
How Does Nature Clean Water?
Name this creek!
Cleaning Water – High Tech
Cleaning Water – Low Tech
Possible Materials for Cleaning Water NOT this!
What is Charcoal? What is Biochar? Biochar & Charcoal are kind of like cousins!
How is Charcoal /Biochar like a Super Hero?
What Makes It So Special? PORES Rubber Tree Biochar Macadamia Shell Biochar
Let’s Get Started! Supplies: • • • • • • Cheesecloth Rubber band Cotton ball Pebbles Sand Charcoal/Biochar/AC
Access to clean water can be a crucial issue for many rural communities in developing countries. The largest sources of water pollution are from inadequate ...
Charcoal / Biochar Water Treatment Systems . Web Resources. Biochar Water Filter Design Calculator (graphical method) Biochar Adsorption Reference Database
BioChar to Clean Water. ... Filter Media for Socks and slings— BioChar can be used as an ... mulch and even plastic based filtration media begin breaking ...
Because of the high adsorption capacity as well as the cation exchange ability biochar is applicable as sorbent in sewage treatments and filtration plants.
Biochar also improves water quality and quantity by increasing soil retention ... The first step is expected to consist of filtration to remove any solids ...
It is estimated that 1.1 billion people do not have access to clean drinking water, which is about 1 in every seven people. These less fortunate ...
Stunning Reusable Water Bottle Features Biochar ... In place of a complicated filtration system in ... the biochar acts as a lock-in-place water filter.
What Is Biochar? Terms and ... Biochar also improves water quality and quantity by increasing soil retention of nutrients and agrochemicals for ...
CU-Boulder student investigates biochar for water treatment in developing countries You are here