Fuel: Fire Drops

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Available information about this fuel is shown below:

Fuel name Fire Drops
Manufacturer OU TrendSteel Products, Anri, Ropa┼żu novads, Rigas rajons, Rigas, LV-2133, Latvia
(a) Comprise crushed anthracite (as to approximately 65.3% per cent of the total weight), long-flame bituminous coal (as to approximately 25.7% per cent of the total weight) and molasses and orthophosphoric acid binder (as to the remaining weight);
(b) Are manufactured from those constituents by a process involving roll pressing followed by heat treatment at a temperature of approximately 250-280°C;
(c) Are almost round pillow shaped briquettes that are 70mm in diameter and about 41mm thick at the centre of the briquette;
(d) Have an average weight of 115 grams per briquette; and
(e) Have a sulphur content not exceeding 0.5 per cent of the total weight.
England Status
Date first authorised
Authorised (Footnote 3)
01/04/2017
Wales Status
Date first authorised
No
n/a
Scotland Status
Date first authorised
Authorised (Footnote 5)
01/04/2017
N. Ireland Status
Date first authorised
Authorised (Footnote 6)
08/05/2017

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Previously authorised by The Smoke Control Areas (Authorised Fuels) (England) (No. 2) Regulations 2014 (SI 2014/2366), no longer in force as of 1 October 2015.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 Previously authorised by The Smoke Control Areas (Authorised Fuels) (Scotland) Regulations 2014 (SI 2014/317), no longer in force as of 30th June 2014.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.