Canadian Forest Service Publications
Biomass Storage and Safety. 2021. Helmeste C, Gosselin C, Bourgoin A. Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Canadian Wood Fibre Center. Fibre Facts 020. 4 p.
Issued by: National Capital Region
Catalog ID: 40353
Series: Fibre Facts (CWFC - CFS)
Availability: PDF (download)
Plain Language Summary
This fact sheet provides findings and considerations for pile management of forestry residues based on four recent scientific publications. Including, biomass storage safety, a comparison between bark and woodchip pile storage, differences in storing fresh and old woodchip piles, and pre-treatment strategies to control self-heating and optimizing biomass storage.
Also available under the title:
Biomasse : stockage et sécurité. Faits sur la fibre 20. (French)