tyres (#1183)

ID-number#1183
Materialtyres
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ non-organic residue ▸ others ▸ tyres
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [800] samengestelde stromen ▸ [809] overige samengestelde stromen
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date1998-05-01
RemarksMidwest Elastomers Inc: 14% natural rubber (poly-isoprene), 27% synth. rubber (styrene-butadiene, polybutadiene, bromated butyl rubber), 28% carbon black, 14% externder oils and other petrochem., 4% organic fabrics, 10% steel wire, 3% Zn- and Ti-oxides
LiteratureCourtemanche,B.; Levendis,Y.A.: A laboratory study on the NO, NO2, SO2, CO and CO2 emissions from the combustion of pulverized coal, municipal waste plastics and tires. Fuel 77 (1998) 183-196.

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% (ar)
Ash content wt% 26.00
Volatile matter wt% 52.30 70.68
Fixed carbon wt% 21.70 29.32 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 60.90 82.30 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 5.30 7.16 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 0.28 0.38 Measured
Sulphur wt% 2.46 3.32 Measured
Oxygen wt% 7.10 9.59 Measured
Total (with halides) wt% 102.04 102.76 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 27.84 37.63
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 29.00 39.19
HHVMilne MJ/kg 26.76 36.17 Calculated