Development of Biochar Specification Criteria as Soil Amendment for Slopes, Conveyances and Stormwater Treatment Systems, Phase 1

This project will produce and characterize biochar products from local feedstocks. Different processes will be used to evaluate product properties and stormwater treatment performance to develop a specification for biochar application as soil amendment in living soil and water quality systems.


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    • Status: Active
    • Funding: $231476
    • Contract Numbers:

      1036342 WO#87

    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Minnesota Department of Transportation

      395 John Ireland Boulevard
      St Paul, MN  United States  55155

      Local Road Research Board

      395 John Ireland Boulevard
      St. Paul, Minnesota  United States  55155-1899
    • Principal Investigators:

      Barry, Brian

    • Start Date: 20230713
    • Expected Completion Date: 20250630
    • Actual Completion Date: 0

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01887859
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Minnesota Department of Transportation
    • Contract Numbers: 1036342 WO#87
    • Files: RIP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Jul 18 2023 12:02PM