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.

Year: 2021

Issued by: National Capital Region

Catalog ID: 40353

Language: English

Series: Fibre Facts (CWFC - CFS)

Availability: PDF (download)

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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)