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BCarbon: A New Soil Carbon Storage Standard

Kenneth B. Medlock III | Jim Blackburn

BCarbon: A New Soil Carbon Storage Standard.

A working group led by the Baker Institute has developed an innovative measurement-based standard — “BCarbon” — for removing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and storing it in the soil as organic carbon. BCarbon is a scalable soil carbon storage standard designed to work for landowners and soil carbon storage buyers. The proposed standard allows landowners to monetize soil carbon storage as a property right.

A Rice University news release on the proposed system is here