Biochar is a professional academic journal covering multidisciplines such as agronomy, environmental science, and materials science. It publishes innovative scientific papers on biochar preparation, soil improvement, greenhouse gas emissions, contaminated-environment remediation and water purification, etc. It aims to report important research achievements in this area, and promote scientific exchange and technology development. Biochar publishes articles that focus on, but are not limited to:

  • processing and preparation of biochar
  • biochar-based materials
  • soil and farming
  • remediation and conservation
  • global climate change
  • bioenergy and rural development
  • English language journal covering multidisciplines such as agronomy, environmental science, and materials science
  • Topics include processing and preparation of biochar, biochar-based materials, soil and farming, remediation and conservation, global climate change, bioenergy and rural development
  • No page charge and article processing charge for publication
  • Sometimes presents special issues based on meetings or relevant topics

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  • Wen-Fu Chen
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Hybrid. Open Access options available

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39 days
Submission to first decision
76 days
Submission to acceptance
25,909 (2019)

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