Test result: Himalayan clean cook stove
Biomass Stove Safety Protocol (BSSP)
Stove and fuel
Stove characteristics
Non-traditional, Household, Portable, Batch loaded, Heating, Rocket, Ceramic-lined
Fuel type
Briquettes
Fuel moisture content
not available
Fuel net calorific value
21.0 MJ/kg
Test information
Test details
not available
Reporting type
Third party
Country
Nepal
Year performed
2014
Test environment
Lab
Altitude
not available
Number of replicate tests
not available
Source information
Citation
not available
Source data
not available
Test result IWA tiers of performance
Show subtiers
unrated
Emissions
unrated
Efficiency
unrated
Indoor emissions
2
Safety
Performance metrics
Safety metrics
Metric Value SD (σ) Cv
Sharp edges and points rating 3.0
Cookstove tipping rating 4.0
Containment of fuel rating 4.0
Obstructions near cooking surface rating 4.0
Surface temperature rating 1.0
Heat transmission to surroundings rating 1.0
Temperature of operational construction rating 1.0
Chimney shielding rating 4.0
Flames surrounding cookpot rating 4.0
Flames or fuel exiting chamber rating 4.0
Total safety score 79.0 points