What: RM 2790 is composed of ground wood pellet fuel, value assigned for 29 elements plus ash. SRM 2791 is composed of ground softwood bedding pellets, value assigned for 31 elements plus ash. Both SRMs consist of two bottles each containing 30 g of material.
Why: These SRMs will be used to support biomass energy standards and regulations, biomass technology developments, international trade, and environmental impact assessments.
Who: It is expected that wood pulp manufacturers, officials from US and state regulatory agencies and researchers in the biomass industry.
How: These SRMs can be used for validating methods for the determination of elements and ash in biomass materials and similar matrices, and for qualifying in-house control materials.