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CO2 sources - Biomass burning
In the longer term it can actually contribute to a net carbon sink in the form of relatively stable 'black carbon' in the soils where burning ... land use often reducing the size of the carbon sink and having the net effect of increasing concentrations of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere. See Carbon dioxide Sources - Land use. Additionally, wood ...

News archive - 2002
Imperial College, London, and his co-authors, suggests that aircraft could increase their carbon dioxide emissions and still reduce their global warming impact by flying at lower altitudes. ... 29th September 2002 Sooty Sweep Surabi Menon and James Hansen, US researchers, have suggested that black carbon emissions in China are a direct contributor to climate change. Reducing emissions could also ... More from this site

Climate Change 2001: The Scientific Basis
Industrial dust, primary anthropogenic aerosols Carbonaceous aerosols (organic and black carbon) Primary biogenic aerosols Sulphates 5.2.2 ... -scale sulphate models (COSAM) The IPCC model comparison workshop: sulphate, organic carbon, black carbon, dust, and sea salt Comparison of modelled and observed aerosol concentrations ...

Climate Change 2001: The Scientific Basis
Forcing Concept 6.3 Well-Mixed Greenhouse Gases 6.3.1 Carbon Dioxide 6.3.2 Methane and Nitrous Oxide 6.3.3 ... Changes on Radiatively Active Species 6.6.2 Indirect Forcings of Methane, Carbon Monoxide and Non-Methane Hydrocarbons 6.6.3 Indirect Forcing by NOx ... 7.2 Sulphate Aerosol 6.7.3 Fossil Fuel Black Carbon Aerosol 6.7.4 Fossil Fuel Organic Carbon Aerosol 6.7.5 Biomass Burning Aerosol 6 ... More from this site

Menardi - Industry Experience [Carbon Black]
Carbon Black] Home > Industries > Carbon Black Carbon Black The environmental and production demands on today's global carbon black producers require high performance filter media solutions. Pulse-jet and Reverse air ... demand for High Structure Black make it difficult to collect the various grades of black, which demands more efficient media for the carbon black industry of today. Menardi ...

Current climate models 'ignoring brown carbon' - SciDev.Net
Current climate models take into account two types of aerosol carbon — organic carbon and black carbon — that arise from the burning of fossil fuels or biomass. Black carbon strongly warms the atmosphere by absorbing light, while organic carbon ...

DIY Terra Preta Soils Double As Carbon Sink
Trials of agrichar - a black carbon byproduct of a process called pyrolysis, which involves heating green waste ... the scientists were chiefly focused on the benefits to agricultural productivity rather than it's carbon sequestering capabilities. "When applied at 10 metric tons/hectare, the biomass of wheat was ...

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Carbon Offsets - The Facts | July 2006 | New Internationalist
Features July 2006 • Issue 391 Carbon Offsets - The Facts Slicing the carbon pie The Kyoto Protocol's Clean Development Mechanism ... believed that trees and other plants act as a carbon `sink', absorbing carbon from the atmosphere. But a number of exhaustive scientific ... guilt and get active. Damu Smith Nuclear is the new black Talk of a supposed nuclear `solution' to climate change is polluting ...

The carbon dioxide molecule is about three times larger than the carbon (or carbohydrate) molecule (see the picture, where black is the carbon atom, and red is the oxygen ... Currently (2008) the atmpospheric carbon dioxide level is about 285 ppm One ppm of carbon dioxide corresponds to about 2.12 Gt carbon. Every year, about 8 Gt carbon (as carbon dioxide) is emmited ...

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