Waste Management

Biochar that is derived from biomass under controlled heating has many useful properties and can be used to make many things. One of its uses is as a soil nutrient. Which of the following is another prominent use of biochar?


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Correct Answer
Activated carbon for water purification

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How does one convert biochar to activated carbon?

The "activation" is achieved by treating biochar with oxidizing agents, usually steam or carbon dioxide, in the temperature range 500°C-1000 °C.