wheat grain (#1099)

Materialwheat grain
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ organic residue/product ▸ grain/meal ▸ wheat grain
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% 1.40

Ultimate analysis (macroelements)

Nitrogen wt% 2.13 2.16 Measured
Sulphur wt% 0.10 0.10 Measured
Total (with halides) wt% 3.70 2.33 Calculated


Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg 700.0 709.9 Measured

Trace elements composition

Calcium (Ca) mg/kg (dry) 300.0 Measured
Potassium (K) mg/kg (dry) 3 500.0 Measured
Phosphorus (P) mg/kg (dry) 2 700.0 Measured
Silicon (Si) mg/kg (dry) 50.0 Measured