Test result
Water boiling test (WBT)
Stove and fuel
Stove description
Root-tm, a simple `U' shaped heavy stove for a single pot made by households with locally available clay and coated with cowdung clay mixture.
Stove characteristics
Traditional
Fuel type
Wood
Fuel description
Calligonium poligonidus (Root fuel)
Fuel moisture content
not available
Fuel net calorific value
15.5 MJ/kg
Test information
Test details
not available
Testing organization
Reporting type
Not available
Country
India
Year performed
2000
Test environment
Lab
Altitude
not available
Number of replicate tests
3
Test result IWA tiers of performance
Show subtiers
unrated
Emissions
unrated
Efficiency
unrated
Indoor emissions
unrated
Safety
Performance metrics
IWA emissions  
Metric Value SD (σ) Cv
IWA high power CO 22.737 g/MJ-del
IWA high power PM 473.123 mg/MJ-del
IWA indoor emissions  
Metric Value SD (σ) Cv
IWA CO 0.91 g/min
IWA PM 18.946 mg/min
Emissions
Metric Value SD (σ) Cv
CH4 emissions factor (2) 11.69 g/kg fuel
CO emissions factor (2) 49.98 g/kg fuel
CO emissions rate 0.910488372 g/min