Wood pellets are made by extruding compressed sawdust via a metal die.
The compactness of the pellets is perhaps a natural binder in the wood called lignin. The United Kingdom bio-mass market offers a wide range of wood pellets for sale, call Harpers to find out what they have to offer at the moment..
The diameter of pellets is usually either 6 or 8mm. Pellets might be manufactured from hardwood, softwood or perhaps a mixture of wood sorts – but softwood pellets are considered inexcusably better.
Top quality wood pellets frequently offer consumers far better value even though the cost can be slightly higher than counterparts. Wood pellet bio-mass is regarded as a very ecologically sound fuel.
It reaches cleaner combustion than fossil fuels and it has a high temperature output while also being kind to the surroundings.
Quality wood pellets create very little ash when burned and are naturally full of lignin and made with no extra binders or substances.
Wood pellets should be stored in a dry region – free from moisture and shielded from soil along with other contaminants.
Wood pellets are usually provided both in small bags on a wooden pallet, in bulk bags, or by blown delivery into silo \/ bunker storage.
Lower quality pellets will not burn nicely and it’s likely that you will have to clean the internal components, like the grate and the combustion chamber more often.
If you utilize fuel of inferior quality and people not complying with industry standard specifications it may compromise the function of your stove or boiler and could lead to the termination of the guarantee and/or of the manufacturer’s responsibility for the appliance so that’s something to watch out for.