Entries by Christian Droll

2nd Future Workshop in Leipzig

On 15. And 16.01.2020, the workshop on the topic of particles again took place in the Deutschen Biomasse Forschungszentrum (DBFZ) in Leipzig. Like in the last meeting, it was organized by the Europäische Feuerstätten Arbeitsgemeinschaft (EFA), the Zentralverband Sanitär, Heizung, Klima (ZVSHK) and the Association Schornsteintechnik. Falling particulate matter levels, challenging standards and growing awareness […]

The RRF is happy about the visit of the ZIV

The technical committee of the ZIV (Bundesverband des Schornsteinhandwerks – Zentralinnungsverband) visited our laboratory for fireplaces and exhaust systems in Drolshagen. After the arrival of the participants, there was a detailed discussion on the current status of the standards for fireplaces for example the new head standard DIN EN 16510-1 Residential solid fuel burning appliances […]

New technician in Oberhausen

Since 01.01.2020 we are happy about a newcomer in the RRF. Mr. Chris Schäfersküpper reinforces our team as the second technician in our laboratory in Oberhausen. His knowledge of measurements and control technology as well as a chimney sweeper complements us with new points of view and experience. We warmly welcome Chris!

Passing of the “Blauer Engel”

In its meeting on 11. and 12. December 2019 the “Jury Umweltzeichen” did pass the “Blauer Engel” for wood burning stoves. This means that the environmental label can be applied for at the RAL gGmbH from 01. January 2020. The awarding criteria and all necessary application documents are now available in German language on the […]

The RRF talks about political issues in Berlin

The industry association Europäisches Feuerstatten Arbeitsgemeinschaft (EFA) discusses mainly political topics at the autumn conference – The RRF participates in the exchange The autumn conference of the Europäisches Feuerstatten Arbeitsgemeinschaft (EFA) which took place from 24 to 25 October 2019 in Berlin, focused mainly on political branch work in the European core market Germany. In […]

Participation in the expert workshops and expert discussions on the topics of the environmental label “Blauer Engel” and evaluation of the 1. BImSchV

Due to our competence, we are regularly invited to expert rounds. We are glad to take this responsible part to actively participate in the legislation, climate protection and the future of the industry.   1. BImSchV In the second expert discussion, on 12 September 2019 in Berlin, regarding the evaluation of the 1. BImSchV, the […]

Recruitment for the team

We are happy to welcome a familiar face to the RRF again. After completing the half-year internship at the RRF and successfully completing her education, we welcome Mrs. Jacqueline Bojarski back to the team of the RRF. At the same time, we also welcome Mr. Heribert Bender as support for our testing laboratory in Drolshagen. […]