Test result
Water boiling test (WBT)
Stove and fuel
Stove description
Open fire
Stove characteristics
Other open fire
Fuel type
Wood
Fuel moisture content
not available
Fuel net calorific value
not available
Test information
Test details
WBT:VITA
Testing organization
University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
Reporting type
Not available
Country
South Africa
Year performed
1996
Test environment
Lab
Altitude
not available
Number of replicate tests
6
Test result IWA tiers of performance
Show subtiers
unrated
Emissions
unrated
Efficiency
unrated
Indoor emissions
unrated
Safety
Performance metrics
Output
Metric Value SD (σ) Cv
Mean time to boil 22.0 min
Emissions
Metric Value SD (σ) Cv
CO emissions factor (2) 19.0 g/kg fuel 3.7 0.19