Factsheet: Wood fuel quidelines

Wood fuel quidelines

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Description: 
Guideline applies standards for solid biofuels for fuel specification of forest wood and industrial by-products and residue. Guideline also refers to main legislation for forest wood and industrial wood residues. Also measurement and calculation of properties is described. Guideline also include sampling and sample preparation. In annexes most important analysis methods like moisture, bulk density, calculation of net calorific value, particle size distribution and product declaration is described detailed. Also average properties of different kind of fuels used in Finland is listed. Guideline is published by Finnish Bioenergy association, Association of Energy industries and Forest Industry Federation in cooperation with VTT.
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Provide information on implementing solid biofuel standards.

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