banagrass (#1115)

ID-number#1115
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-rinsed-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% 44.70
Ash content wt% 1.49 2.69
Volatile matter wt% 45.89 82.99 85.28
Fixed carbon wt% 7.92 14.32 14.72 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 27.01 48.84 50.19 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 3.10 5.60 5.75 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 0.23 0.41 0.42 Measured
Sulphur wt% 0.03 0.05 0.05 Measured
Oxygen wt% 23.40 42.32 43.49 Calculated
Total (with halides) wt% 100.00 100.00 100.00 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 8.57 17.48 17.96
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 10.34 18.70 19.22
HHVMilne MJ/kg 10.45 18.89 19.42 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Halides

Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg 497.7 900.0 924.9 Measured

Ash Properties

Ash composition

CO2 wt% (ash) 1.96
SO3 wt% (ash) 1.20
Cl wt% (ash) 0.95
P2O5 wt% (ash) 5.69
SiO2 wt% (ash) 51.60
Fe2O3 wt% (ash) 0.91
Al2O3 wt% (ash) 0.86
CaO wt% (ash) 9.84
MgO wt% (ash) 3.98
Na2O wt% (ash) 0.85
K2O wt% (ash) 15.55
TiO2 wt% (ash) 0.19