The stones of olive pomace is not that the olive pit crushed and washed.
The stones of olive pomace oil is considered biomass fuel which plant material produced by the mechanical processing of agricultural products, is produced in mills thanks to machines for separating the stones of olive pomace that with a purely mechanical process separates the pits from olive pomace oil. It is a natural fuel, considered biomass, granular for feeding boilers for heating, domestic hot water, for fireplaces, stoves and all kinds of multi-fuel boilers. The stones of olive pomace is a fuel ecological, economic , and that besides having a higher heat yield, greatly reduces the production of smoke and ash, while ensuring a longer life and less maintenance of the boilers of the same. A distinction must be not indifferent between olive pomace oil, obtained from virgin olive pomace and the stones of olive pomace obtained from exhausted pomace oil disoiled. The first is produced in mills thanks to machines separator of the stones of olive pomace from virgin olive pomace oil, while the latter is extracted from the pomace oil disoiled exhaust, product no longer a virgin to have suffered contact with chemical solvents.Therefore, the first stones of olive pomace can be used without restrictions, while the second only in special apparatuses burners, as indicated by D.Lgs n. 152 del 3/04/06 and from d.p.c.m. 8/10/04.