cow faeces (Holstein cow) (#1391)

ID-number#1391
Materialcow faeces (Holstein cow)
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ manure ▸ cow
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [300] mest ▸ [320] rundermest
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date1999-03-12
Remarks>95% of N from proteins
LiteratureH. H. van Horn, A. C. Wilkie, W. J. Powers and R. A. Nordstedt: Components of dairy manure management systems. J. Dairy Science 77 pp. 2008-2030 (1994).

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% 82.60
Volatile matter wt% 15.49 89.00
Fixed carbon wt% 1.91 11.00 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 7.38 42.40 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 0.47 2.70 Measured
Total (with halides) wt% 90.45 45.10 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Major elements

Potassium (K) mg/kg (dry) 5 300.0 Measured
Sodium (Na) mg/kg (dry) 1 600.0 Measured
Calcium (Ca) mg/kg (dry) 20 000.0 Measured
Magnesium (Mg) mg/kg (dry) 7 000.0 Measured
Iron (Fe) mg/kg (dry) 1 100.0 Measured
Phosphorus (P) mg/kg (dry) 8 500.0 Measured

Minor elements

Copper (Cu) mg/kg (dry) 14.0 Measured
Manganese (Mn) mg/kg (dry) 62.0 Measured
Zinc (Zn) mg/kg (dry) 89.0 Measured
Molybdenium (Mo) mg/kg (dry) 2.0 Measured

Biochemical composition

Lipids wt% (dry) 3.80 Measured
Total ash + biochemical wt% (dry) 3.80 Calculated