OTHER FUELS

a. HUSK PELLET

Husk pellet is produce from pureed husk which is compress under high pressure as main ingredient. Husk pellet has a high gross calorific value from 3.600 – 4.200 kgcal/kg. Husk pellet gets easy to be flammable and obtains high gross calorific value with pleasant fragrance. Ash, obtained in this process, is very smooth and valuable. Husk pellet can be replaced for coal, DO oil, FO oil or charcoal used in the industries.

b. HUSK FIREWOOD

At present, Long Thuan Investment Corporation distributes husk pellet, husk firewood which is made from 100% pureed husk . This material is released after processing of rice milling plant

c. WOOD PELLET

Wood pellet is a popular fuel in recent years. It is come from sawdust or chopped wood and compressed into pellet. Wood pellet is categorized by their heating value (Average from 3.800 – 4.200 Kcal/kg), low ash (< 1%).

c. WOODCHIPS

Woodchips are made from branches, twigs, chopped wood without going through the process of crush. Woodchips has average gross calorific value is 
from 3.800 to 4.200 Kcal/kg and low ash (<1%).

c. PALM KERNEL SHELL (PKS)

Palm kernel shell (PKS) is a well-known biomass product with high in heat energy or calorific value (> 4000 Kcal/kg), low moisture content (< 20%).