=== The Biochar Economy ===
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Charcoal may represent a significant new materials cycle and value marker within emerging frameworks for regenerative human settlement.
==== List of uses of biochar====
*Bio-oil and tars are also by-products of pyrolysis, can be turned into biodiesel
*Add charcoal to compost heap to speed up composting (probably works via enhanced microbial activity)
*Biochar for sale as a source of income for an emerging community
===Biochar as a method of carbon sequestration===