CDR Concepts & Terms

Terminology and science that is relevant to carbon dioxide removal and the need for removal.

Basic Chemistry and Physics Concepts

Adsorption
Diffusion
Compression
Pumping
Dissolution
Dissolved Inorganic Carbon
Electrochemistry
Photosynthesis
Carbon Chemistry
Carbonate-Silicate Cycle

Common Terms of CDR

CDR
CDR Approaches
Carbon Offsets
Greenhouse Gas
CO2 Equivalent
Additionality
Permanence
Sequestration
Life Cycle Analysis
Emission Mitigation
Emission, Avoided
Emission, Hard-to-Avoid
Emission, Embodied
Emission, Net Zero
MRV
Paris Agreement
Kyoto Protocol
Montreal Protocol

Other

Logical Fallacy
Abbreviations and Acronyms