grain, spring barley (#1097)

Materialgrain, spring barley
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ organic residue/product ▸ grain/meal
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [240] gewassen ▸ [242] granen
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Remarksaverage of three samples
LiteratureB. Sander: Fuel data for Danish biofuels and improvement of the quality of straw and whole crops. Biomass for energy and environment. Proc. 9th Eur. bioenergy conf. (Eds. P.Chartier et al.), pp.490-495, Pergamon (1996). + Biomass&Bioenergy 12(1997)177-183


Property Unit Value Std dev Det lim Lab Date Method Remarks
ar dry daf

Main biomass properties

Proximate analysis

Moisture content wt% (ar)
Ash content wt% 2.30

Ultimate analysis (macroelements)

Nitrogen wt% 1.72 1.76 Measured
Sulphur wt% 0.10 0.10 Measured
Total (with halides) wt% 4.27 2.02 Calculated


Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg 1 500.0 1 535.3 Measured

Trace elements composition

Calcium (Ca) mg/kg (dry) 600.0 Measured
Potassium (K) mg/kg (dry) 5 200.0 Measured