This document establishes a vocabulary for solid biofuels. This document only includes raw and processed material originating from
— forestry and arboriculture,
— agriculture and horticulture, and
NOTE 1 Chemically treated material cannot include halogenated organic compounds or heavy metals at levels higher than those in typical virgin material values (see also ISO 17225-1:2021, Annex B) or higher than typical values of the country of origin.
NOTE 2 Raw and processed material includes woody, herbaceous, fruit and aquatic biomass and biodegradable waste originating from above sectors.
Materials originating from different recycling processes of end-of-life-products are outside the scope of this document but relevant terms are included for information. Liquid biofuels (ISO/TC 28/SC 7), natural gas (ISO/TC 193) and solid recovered fuels (ISO/TC 300) are outside the scope of this document.
Status: PublishedPublication date: 2022-01
Edition: 2Number of pages: 29
Technical Committee: ISO/TC 238 Solid biofuels
This standard contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goal:
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