banagrass (#1299)

ID-number#1299
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)
Submission date1998-08-21
LiteratureS. Q. Turn, C. M. Kinoshita, W. E. Kaar and D. M. Ishimura: Measurements of gas phase carbon in steam explosion of biomass. Bioresource Technology 64 (1) pp. 71-75 (1998).

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% 58.00
Ash content wt% 2.10 5.00

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 18.31 43.60 45.89 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 2.39 5.70 6.00 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 0.25 0.60 0.63 Measured
Sulphur wt% 0.04 0.10 0.11 Measured
Oxygen wt% 18.90 45.00 47.37 Measured
Total (with halides) wt% 100.00 100.00 100.00 Calculated

Calorific Values

HHVMilne MJ/kg 7.08 16.87 17.75 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Biochemical composition

Cellulose wt% (dry) 50.00 Measured
Hemicellulose wt% (dry) 26.00 Measured
Lignin wt% (dry) 8.00 Measured
Total ash + biochemical wt% (dry) 89.00 Calculated