Wood Recycling Articles

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Climbing the Solar Energy Ladder – New approach for energy-starved rural poor

by GLOBE Foundation  (May 12, 2015)

Access to electricity is crucial for sustainable economic development. Yet 1.3 billion people around the world live without basic access to electricity. Many of these people rely on unhealthy polluting kerosene lamps for nighttime lighting. Those with access to electricity in the developing world often rely on coal- or diesel-based grid power. ...

Fulfilling the requirement of shredding multiple waste types: Mick George Ltd found a solution from TANA Shark - Case Study

by Tana Oy  (Mar. 7, 2015)

Mick George Limited in the UK, spotted the need for a waste shredder that would be used on greenwaste, tree roots and stumps for composting and volume reduction for their waste facility at Rushton. "We also wanted the option of shredding tyres for drainage, waste for RDF, and wood products for Biomass", says Michael George, Operations Director. ...

Polyparameter linear free energy relationship for wood char‐water sorption coefficients of organic sorbates

by John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.  (Feb. 23, 2015)

Black carbons (BCs), including soots, chars, activated carbons, and engineered nanocarbons, have different surface properties, but we do not know to what extent these affect their sorbent properties. To evaluate this for an environmentally ubiquitous form of BC, biomass char, we probed the surface of a well‐studied wood char using 14 sorbates ...

Solar:The Next Shale?

by GLOBE Foundation  (Feb. 8, 2015)

That is a key question asked in a February 2nd Press Release from Wood Mackenzie, a world leader in commercial intelligence for the energy, metals and mining industries. Just as shale extraction technologies took oil and gas markets by storm, solar technologies too hold the potential to ...

ACS installation at Glowood 100,000ton/y pellet plant achieves 12mg/Nm3

by Advanced Cyclone Systems, S. A.  (Feb. 5, 2015)

With increasingly tougher restrictions on industrial air emissions, pellet manufacturers are looking to "future-proof" particulate matter (PM) compliance, cost effectively. One Portuguese producer, Glowood Indústria S.A., has recently installed a brand new type of mechanical cyclone. The most recent results show a remarkable reduction of ...

Studies on behaviour of a DI diesel engine fuelled with bio oil biodiesel emulsions

by Inderscience Publishers  (Jan. 20, 2015)

This paper discusses the results on the use of Jatropha methyl ester (JME) - Wood pyrolysis oil (WPO) emulsion as an alternative fuel in a compression ignition (CI) engine. Three different emulsions were prepared by adding WPO in 5%, 10% and 15% by volume with JME 95%, 90% and 85% by volume respectively using a surfactant Span 20 at 4% on volume ...

Case study - Renewable Fish & Chips Ltd Project

by Mawera (UK) Ltd  (Dec. 8, 2014)

Biomass Energy, Mawera FU-850 RIA-B Plant 850KW Heat 1200 tonnes of wood chip per year 2,500,000 KWHRS 900 Tonnes of Carbon Saving. Funded by Scottish Biomass Support Scheme. The project was to provide energy in the form of hot water provided originally by oil. The plant was finally opened on the 2nd of May 2008 by The Dr Bob McIntosh Forestry ...

Case study - Decorpanel opts for Mawera biomass solution

by Mawera (UK) Ltd  (Dec. 8, 2014)

With six Homag beam saws, CNC drilling machines, CNC routing machines and edgebanders producing around 20 tonnes in off-cuts every week, Decorpanel of Hetton-le-Hole needed a boiler that would enable the company to utilise its waste fully and provide heating for the whole site. With the existing system out of action and a factory that was heated ...

Case study - JJO wood waste – biomass

by Mawera (UK) Ltd  (Dec. 8, 2014)

A UK leading producer of kitchens and bathroom furniture invest in the future of no costs for the disposal of wood waste and no oil or gas bills for heating of the total company site premises. J J O PLC – manufacturer of Colonial Kitchens, Colonial Bedrooms, eco Kitchens and eco Bathrooms. Founded over 100 years ago and now the leading ...

Film producer enhances recycling program with rotary batch mixers

by Munson Machinery Co., Inc.  (Dec. 5, 2014)

OMNOVA Solutions significantly improved recycling capabilities at its plant in Auburn, Pennsylvania by investing in rotary batch mixers from Munson Machinery Co. Inc., NY. OMNOVA supplies printed flexible and rigid films to commercial and residential product makers for flat and three-dimensional (3D) lamination to wood, metal, particle board and ...

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