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- Abit, Sergio M.; Bolster, Carl H.; Cantrell, Keri B.; Flores, Jessamine Q.; Walker, Sharon L.
- Journal of Environmental Quality 2014 v.43 pp. 371
- Escherichia coli O157; Salmonella enterica subsp. enterica serovar Typhimurium; Salmonella typhimurium; agrochemicals; bacteria; biochar; carbon; carbon sequestration; hydrophobicity; poultry manure; pyrolysis; sand; sandy loam soils; sandy soils; soil amendments; soil texture; wood chips
- ... The incorporation of biochar into soils has been proposed as a means to sequester carbon from the atmosphere. An added environmental benefit is that biochar has been shown to increase soil retention of agrochemicals, and recent research has indicated that biochar may be effective in increasing soil retention of bacteria. In this study we investigate the transport behavior of Escherichia coli O157: ...