banagrass (#1111)

ID-number#1111
Materialbanagrass
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ grass/plant ▸ other grass ▸ banagrass
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [210] gras ▸ [219] overig gras
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Remarksforage chopped, unpressed
LiteratureS. Q. Turn, C. M. Kinoshita and D. M. Ishimura: Removal of inorganic constituents of biomass feedstocks by mechanical dewatering and leaching. Biomass and Bioenergy 12 pp. 241-251 (1997).

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% 65.60
Ash content wt% 1.36 3.94
Volatile matter wt% 27.54 80.06 83.34
Fixed carbon wt% 5.50 16.00 16.66 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 16.51 47.98 49.95 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 1.89 5.50 5.73 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 0.21 0.60 0.62 Measured
Sulphur wt% 0.03 0.10 0.10 Measured
Oxygen wt% 14.21 41.30 42.99 Calculated
Total (with halides) wt% 100.00 100.00 100.00 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 4.25 17.00 17.70
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 6.26 18.20 18.95
HHVMilne MJ/kg 6.38 18.55 19.31 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Halides

Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg 1 995.2 5 800.0 6 037.9 Measured

Ash Properties

Ash composition

CO2 wt% (ash) 1.05
SO3 wt% (ash) 2.55
Cl wt% (ash) 8.54
P2O5 wt% (ash) 4.00
SiO2 wt% (ash) 33.99
Fe2O3 wt% (ash) 0.78
Al2O3 wt% (ash) 0.74
CaO wt% (ash) 6.00
MgO wt% (ash) 5.36
Na2O wt% (ash) 1.00
K2O wt% (ash) 31.80
TiO2 wt% (ash) 0.05