Audit and certification

Audit and certification

The European Biochar Certificate (EBC) ensures that production, further processing and sale are audited and certified. This guarantees that every purchaser in the supply chain is accessing a flawless product that has been produced and processed in accordance with the guidelines and specifications of the European Biochar Certificate (EBC). European Biochar Certificate (EBC) traders are also audited and certified, thus guaranteeing an uninterrupted supply chain all the way to the end customer.

CERES is an accredited certification body and our partner. The audit and certification system that has been developed with CERES over the last 10 years complies with ISO 17065 and ensures that the quality of the biochar is comprehensively checked and documented. All the limits for the various usage classes (feed, agriculture, materials) are complied with in accordance with the applicable regulations for feed, soil protection and user safety.

Benefit to customer

Biochar that is produced in accordance with the standards of the European Biochar Certificate (EBC) meets all the requirements of sustainable production with a positive climate and environmental footprint. The European Biochar Certificate (EBC) demonstrates that your biochar complies with the applicable requirements for protection of the environment, users and soils and for animal welfare (European Biochar Certificate (EBC) – Feed).


European Biochar Certificate guidelines for the sustainable production of biochar; CERES’s audit and certification requirements



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