banagrass (#1116)

ID-number#1116
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)
RemarksJeffco cut, 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% 49.30
Ash content wt% 1.35 2.66
Volatile matter wt% 42.75 84.32 86.62
Fixed carbon wt% 6.60 13.02 13.38 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 24.74 48.79 50.12 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 2.82 5.57 5.72 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 0.16 0.31 0.32 Measured
Sulphur wt% 0.03 0.05 0.05 Measured
Oxygen wt% 21.60 42.60 43.76 Calculated
Total (with halides) wt% 100.00 100.00 100.00 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 7.61 17.38 17.86
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 9.43 18.60 19.11
HHVMilne MJ/kg 9.54 18.82 19.33 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Halides

Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg 101.4 200.0 205.5 Measured

Ash Properties

Ash composition

CO2 wt% (ash) 4.47
SO3 wt% (ash) 0.57
Cl wt% (ash) 0.10
P2O5 wt% (ash) 2.37
SiO2 wt% (ash) 63.02
Fe2O3 wt% (ash) 0.95
Al2O3 wt% (ash) 0.73
CaO wt% (ash) 11.20
MgO wt% (ash) 2.44
Na2O wt% (ash) 0.56
K2O wt% (ash) 7.39
TiO2 wt% (ash) 0.05