Ecochar – Ecochar Biochar

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Ecochar – Ecochar Biochar

About the Company:

Ecochar is a company built around their goal to maximize the value of waste streams while helping to improve the environment. Ecochar believes they can help solve environmental issues by providing an alternative to chemical products through their product, which is developed through the gasification of organic feedstocks.

About the Solution:

Ecochar is a trademarked version of biochar, a product made from gasifying organic feedstocks. It contains the majority of the carbon and nutrients found in the source material. Ecochar also provides many other benefits, such as water and nutrient retention, due to the composition of the char. They have products made from a variety of fuels, each of which has a combination of unique characteristics that makes them valuable in many applications. For more infomation related to Ecochar please see Coaltec.

Ecochar , United States 812-455-9258 Visit Company Website

Solution Type

  • Additive


  • Equipment Vendor


  • Concentrated Nutrients
  • Energy


  • GHG
  • Nitrogen

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Solution Strengths, Weaknesses and Critical Indicators

Additives generally fall into two categories, feed additives and manure additives.

Feed additives are generally used to:

  • Increase production
  • Decrease greenhouse gas emissions
  • Manure additives are generally used to:

  • Disrupt the breakdown of manure
  • Reduce foaming
  • Physical and Biochemical Stabilization
  • Newtrient Comments/Opinions:

    Ecochar has recently been added to the Newtrient catalog. Newtrient will continue to work with Ecochar to further refine the cost and performance information on their solutions. Newtrient will update this entry as more information becomes available and as new commercial dairy installations come online.

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