PE, poly ethylene (#1404)

MaterialPE, poly ethylene
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ non-organic residue ▸ plastics
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [800] samengestelde stromen
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date1999-03-12
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.


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% 0.00
Volatile matter wt% 100.00 100.00
Fixed carbon wt% 0.00 0.00 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 86.00 86.00 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 14.00 14.00 Measured
Total (with halides) wt% 100.00 100.00 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 37.44 37.44
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 40.50 40.50