banagrass (#1114)

ID-number#1114
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, pressed
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% 52.10
Ash content wt% 1.46 3.05
Volatile matter wt% 39.09 81.60 84.17
Fixed carbon wt% 7.35 15.35 15.83 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 23.32 48.69 50.22 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 2.69 5.61 5.79 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 0.23 0.48 0.50 Measured
Sulphur wt% 0.03 0.06 0.06 Measured
Oxygen wt% 20.03 41.82 43.14 Calculated
Total (with halides) wt% 100.00 100.00 100.00 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 6.91 17.08 17.61
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 8.77 18.30 18.88
HHVMilne MJ/kg 9.05 18.90 19.50 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Halides

Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg 1 389.1 2 900.0 2 991.2 Measured

Ash Properties

Ash composition

CO2 wt% (ash) 1.21
SO3 wt% (ash) 1.60
Cl wt% (ash) 3.90
P2O5 wt% (ash) 5.19
SiO2 wt% (ash) 40.53
Fe2O3 wt% (ash) 1.05
Al2O3 wt% (ash) 1.03
CaO wt% (ash) 7.45
MgO wt% (ash) 4.53
Na2O wt% (ash) 1.11
K2O wt% (ash) 25.75
TiO2 wt% (ash) 0.21