Features

World of Pellets

BY Katie SchroederThe recent European Pellet Conference in Wels, Austria, included international pellet market updates. READ MORE

Ensuring Better Insurance Rates

BY Anna SimetIn a persisting hard market, pellet producers and other wood product manufacturers are struggling with high premiums, but there are some ways to help achieve the best rates. READ MORE

Departments

Vast Experience in Fire and Explosion Hazards

BY FLAMEX INC. As part of a major global fire protection organization, FLAMEX Inc. has a wide range of detection and suppression components available to meet the specific protection requirements of varied applications that may be present within a single manufacturi READ MORE

Contributions

Combustible Dust Hazards and Abatement Techniques

BY Adam HarozThere are many different methods of minimizing or eliminating dust hazards at wood pellet facilities, the first of which is a dust hazard analysis. READ MORE

Q&A: Biomass and Bulk Powder Flow Testing

BY Jamie ClaytonEffective bulk solids handling is essential in biomass operations, with poor flowability routinely highlighted as a primary cause of operational problems. READ MORE

2021 Combustible Dust Incident Report

BY Chris CloneyDust Safety Science summarizes the 2021 wood and wood products industries loss history. READ MORE