Terms of Use

Use of the Scaling Up Biochar website, operated by the US Biochar Initiative, constitutes agreement to our terms of use. We encourage you to review the following information carefully.


Scaling Up Biochar, US Biochar Initiative, and other marks indicated on our site are owned exclusively by US Biochar Initiative. The use of these trademarks and trade addresses is prohibited if used in connection with the sale of any product that is not US Biochar Initiative's, in any manner that may cause confusion among our customers.


All content on this website, unless otherwise indicated, is the exclusive property of US Biochar Initiative. Said content includes text, graphics, logos, icons, images, audio and video clips, digital downloads, and software. Our content is protected by the United States and international copyright laws and we reserve all rights contained therein.

Protecting Your Account

Some portions of this website permit username and passwords to be used. You are responsible for protecting your unique username and password and you agree to be responsible for all activities performed under your user account.

License and Site Access

US Biochar Initiative grants you (the user) a limited license to access and make personal use of this website. This website or any portion of this website may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without the express written permission of US Biochar Initiative. You are prohibited from using meta tags or any other hidden text utilizing US Biochar Initiative's name or trademarks without the express written consent of US Biochar Initiative. Any unauthorized use of this website voids the limited license granted by US Biochar Initiative.

Content Submitted By Site Users

If you do post content to this site or otherwise submit material (including, but not limited to, photographs and testimonials), you grant US Biochar Initiative and its affiliates a nonexclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute and display such content throughout the world in any media. By your submission you represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to the content that you post; that the content is accurate; that use of the content you supply does not violate this policy and will not cause injury to any person or entity; and that you will indemnify US Biochar Initiative or its affiliates for all claims resulting from content you supply. US Biochar Initiative reserves the right to remove any content at our sole discretion.

Limitation of Liability

This site is provided by US Biochar Initiative on an "as is" and "as available" basis. US Biochar Initiative makes no warranties, either expressed or implied, as to the operation of the site or the content contained therein. You expressly agree that your use of www.scalingbiochar.com is at your own risk.

US Biochar Initiative cannot warrant that this site, our servers, or email communications affiliated with the use of this website, are free from viruses. US Biochar Initiative will not be responsible for any damages of any kind resulting from the use of this website, including but not limited to direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, and consequential damages.

Applicable Law

By visiting www.scalingbiochar.com, you agree that the laws of the states of Oregon, Pennsylvania and Maryland, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern these Conditions of Use and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and US Biochar Initiative.

Changes in Policy

US Biochar Initiative reserves the right to modify, alter, delete, and update these policies at any time we see fit. Such alterations do not nullify our rights if infringements or breaches occurred under a previous version of these conditions.