• on November 19, 2013 -

Save The Date – 17th of January 2014

The projects SafePellets and AshMelT (both FP7) are organizing a workshop in the frame of the 4th Central European Biomass Conference in Graz, Austria. The “Pellets – Safety issues, certification and standardisation” workshop will be held in the parallel session 15 on the 17th January starting at 14:00. Further information about the conference can be [...]

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  • on May 13, 2013 -

SafePellets Contribution to 21st European Biomass Conference

Within the project the issues off-gassing and self-heating during storage of pellets are investigated. It is considered that the release of carbon monoxide (CO) and volatile organic compounds (VOC) is caused by the oxidation of wood own fatty acids. Therefore the studies are focused on a single, reactive and frequently occurring fatty acid. The results [...]

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  • on March 18, 2013 -

Pellet safety workshop in Fügen, Austria

Over 70 experts from 13 countries attended the First International Workshop on Pellet Safety organized by SafePellets in cooperation with the European Pellet Council and AEBIOM. Participants included safety experts from SafePellets researchers, pellet producers, utilities, producers of pelleting and safety equipment, representatives of associations, of inspection companies, investors and companies involved in pellet logistics. [...]

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