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Best Available Techniques (BAT) in solid biomass fuel processing, handling, storage and production of pellets from biomass

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With the increasing use of biomass fuels the varieties of sources for biomass have expanded to almost all possible combustible matter with biological origin. The increasing scale in solid biomass fuel production and utilization at the combustion plants of the wide variety of biomass fuels have contributed to littering, dust, odor and noise emissions of the production chain. The report aims to provide information for operators, environmental consultants and competent environmental authorities on what is considered BAT, as defined in the IPPC directive (2008/1/EC), in biomass processing and handling as well as the production of pellets from biomass. The project gives a brief description of commonly used solid biomass fuels and the processes, handling and storage of these biomasses in the Nordic countries covering processes from production site to the point of use. Environmental emissions, sources of waste and other relevant environmental aspects from commonly used processes, included raw material and energy use, chemical use and emissions to soil are also included in the report.

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Biomass processing, handling and storage

This section gives a brief description of commonly used processes for processing, handling and storage of biomass in Nordic countries based on existing information, covering processes from production site to the point of use. Environmental aspects have been included in each process section whenever there has been available information on them.

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