Fuel: ProQ COCOCHA Coconut Shell Briquettes

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Available information about this fuel is shown below:

Fuel name ProQ COCOCHA Coconut Shell Briquettes
Manufacturer Siantan Suryatama PT, Golden Boulevard W2/19, BSD City, Tangerang, Indonesia
(a) comprised carbonised coconut shell powder (approximately 95% of total weight), natural plant starch (approximately 4.95% of total weight), benzoic acid (as the remaining weight)
(b) were manufactured by a process involving carbonisation of raw coconut shell at up to 600 degrees Celsius producing the coconut shell powder which is milled, sieved, mixed with the other constituents, extruded, cut then dried at up to 110 degrees Celsius
(c) are unmarked rectangular cuboids briquettes of size 50 x 40 x 30 mm or 40 x 30 x 25 mm
(d) have an average weight of between 54 and 56 grams per briquette or 26 and 28 grams per briquette
(e) have a sulphur content not exceeding 1% of the total weight of the dry product
England Status
Date first authorised
Authorised (Footnote 3)
01/03/2018
Wales Status
Date first authorised
No
n/a
Scotland Status
Date first authorised
Authorised (Footnote 5)
01/03/2018
N. Ireland Status
Date first authorised
Authorised (Footnote 7)
01/03/2018

Footnotes

  1. Fuels that are not commercially available have been authorised previously and continued to be authorised if manufactured before dates specified in the relevant Statutory instruments.
  2. Previously authorised by The Smoke Control Areas (Authorised Fuels) (England) (No. 2) Regulations 2014 (SI 2014/2366), no longer in force as of 1 October 2015. Now authorised by publication of this list by the Secretary of State in accordance with changes made to sections 20 and 21 of the Clean Air Act 1993 by section 15 of the Deregulation Act 2015.
  3. Authorised for use in England by publication of this list by the Secretary of State in accordance with changes made to sections 20 and 21 of the Clean Air Act 1993 by section 15 of the Deregulation Act 2015
  4. Previously authorised by The Smoke Control Areas (Authorised Fuels) (Scotland) Regulations 2014 (SI 2014/317), no longer in force as of 30th June 2014. Now authorised by publication of this list by Scottish Ministers under section 50 of the Regulatory Reform (Scotland) Act 2014.
  5. Authorised for use in Scotland by publication of this list by Scottish Ministers under section 50 of the Regulatory Reform (Scotland) Act 2014.
  6. Previously authorised by the Smoke Control Areas (Authorised Fuels) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2013 (S.R. 2013 No. 205), as amended, no longer in force as of 10th October 2016. Now authorised by publication of this list by the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs in accordance with changes made to Articles 2(2) and 17(3) of the Clean Air (Northern Ireland) Order 1981 by section 15 of the Environmental Better Regulation Act (Northern Ireland) 2016.
  7. Authorised for use in Northern Ireland by publication of this list by the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs in accordance with changes made to Articles 2(2) and 17(3) of the Clean Air (Northern Ireland) Order 1981 by section 15 of the Environmental Better Regulation Act (Northern Ireland) 2016.