Application Form for IBI Biochar Certification

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Thank you for your interest in certifying your biochar.
Ensure you have completed ALL of the following activities before proceeding with this application:

  • Registered your biochar using IBI’s online form, Registration Form for Biochar Certification.  If not,  PLEASE DO NOT CONTINUE WITH THIS FORM.  First complete the registration form.
  • Read the most current version of the IBI Biochar Standards.
  • Read the IBI Biochar Certification Program:  Requirements and Procedures for Biochar Certification Program Manual.
  • Read the IBI Certified Biochar Seal:  Guidelines and Usage Requirements.
  • Have completed and are ready to supply copies upon request of the following required documents:
    1. IBI Chain of Custody Form
    2. Copies of test results signed by the laboratory(ies)
    3. Quality Assurance/Quality Control form


*This marks the end of the online IBI Certification Application, however there is additional information required to be done via IBI’s Certification Manager, Dr. David Wayne. Dr. Wayne will contact you upon the conclusion of this preliminary review.


The processing fee for IBI Certification is $500 ($USD). IBI accepts payment by credit card or check. Payment will be made upon the conclusion of Dr. Wayne’s final review of all documentation supplied.