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Prince Charles’ energy efficient low carbon home on show at the Ideal Home Show at Earls Court, London

March 14th, 2011 by Richard Lord

Visitors to London’s Ideal Home Show get their first glimpse of Britain’s Prince Charles’ energy efficient, well insulated house – a low carbon home made entirely from natural materials. Hayley Platt reports. The ideal home show is at Earls Court, London from 11 to 27 March 2011. Visitors to ‘The Prince’s House‘ will see HRH […]

Portable equipment to measure pollution from wood burning stoves

December 19th, 2010 by Fraunhofer Institute for Toxicology and Experimental Medicine

Wood-burning stoves are enjoying a surge in popularity. But burning biomass releases fine dust particles that are hazardous to health. Consequently, new legal limits for particulate emissions from such stoves were introduced in Germany last March. Researchers have now developed a measuring device that determines precise levels of dust emissions. For some years now, consumers […]