IBI produces publications for public use in order to get quality biochar information available on a widespread basis. You are welcome to download any of the resources for your use.

Biochar for Environmental Management

This all encompassing book on biochar, Biochar for Environmental Management, is edited by Johannes Lehmann and Stephen Joseph and published by Routledge.

IBI members have access to the full first edition (published 2009) as an electronic version by logging into the member’s only area.

The second edition, published March 2015, contains a significant increase in biochar research and publications, in-depth news coverage, and a growing commercial industry. The publisher is offering IBI dues-paying members a 20% discount off the purchase price as well as access to a digital version of the preliminary pages and the first chapter accessed by logging into the member’s only area. To read more about the publication and order a copy, see https://www.routledge.com/products/9780415704151.

IBI Research Summaries and Information Papers

Guidelines and Technical Bulletins

The Guide to Conducting Biochar Trials has also been translated into Czech: Návod k provádení pokusu s biouhlem

Other Biochar Books (not written or published by IBI)


Overview of Biochar Technology

Part 2: What is Biochar

Part 3: Benefits of Biochar Application to Soil