Who are Defra?
DEFRA stands for the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs. It is a UK government department responsible for safeguarding the natural environment, supporting the farming and fishing industries, and promoting food and animal welfare standards.
They are responsible for setting and enforcing standards for emissions of smoke and other pollutants. Approval for a pizza oven means that it has been independently tested and shown to emit low levels of smoke and pollutants, making it an environmentally friendly choice.
What Defra Approved ovens do we sell?
The Igneus Ceramiko wood-fired range is a series of outdoor pizza ovens that have been DEFRA approved. This means that they meet the strict environmental standards set by the UK government’s Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, ensuring that they emit low levels of smoke and other pollutants into the air.
One of the key features of the Igneus Ceramiko pizza ovens is their construction. They are built using high-quality materials and advanced manufacturing techniques, which results in a product that is not only aesthetically pleasing but also highly functional and reliable. The ovens are made from a high-quality refractory mix, which is highly efficient at retaining heat, meaning that they require less fuel to operate and cook pizza evenly.
Ceramiko pizza ovens are incredibly versatile and can be used to cook a range of different dishes, from pizzas and bread to roast meats and vegetables. They are designed to burn wood, which provides a high level of heat that is perfect for cooking pizza.
In addition to their environmental credentials, the Igneus Ceramiko pizza ovens are also highly efficient. They are designed to be easy to light and to reach cooking temperatures quickly, which means that you can have a pizza ready to eat in just a few minutes. The ovens have an optional insualtion kit which ensures that the heat is retained, which not only makes them more efficient but also ensures that the pizza is cooked evenly.
If you’re looking for a high-quality outdoor pizza oven that is both environmentally friendly and easy to use, the Igneus Ceramiko wood-fired range is an excellent choice. With their DEFRA approval, advanced construction techniques, and efficient design, these ovens are sure to provide you with many years of delicious pizzas and other culinary delights.
Please note that the Ceramiko 600 size is not Defra Approved.
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