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No Big-Bang in Wood Processing: Innovative Explosion Protection for Wood-processing Plants

By R. Post Since the re-discovery of regenerative energy sources wood processing has seen a considerable growth due to the demand of easy to handle fuel. In view of the ignitability and explosibility of the developing wood dust provisions must be taken to minimize/prevent the impacts of dust explosions. Continue reading No Big-Bang in Wood Processing: Innovative Explosion Protection for Wood-processing Plants

New Biorefinery Project in Estonia will use 50,000 tons of Hardwood each Year

Rochester (NY), USA – Sweetwater Energy, a biotechnology company based in Rochester (NY), USA,  and AS Graanul Invest, Europe’s largest wood pellet producer, based in Estonia, will build a commercial-scale integrated biorefinery that will produce clean cellulosic sugars and highly pure lignin from 50,000 tons of local hardwood each year.

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