paper, sorted newsprint, pellet (#1497)

ID-number#1497
Materialpaper, sorted newsprint, pellet
Descriptionpellet
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ organic residue/product ▸ paper
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [700] overig ▸ [710] oud papier
Ash typecombustion in pellet stove
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date1999-07-02
Remarkspellet
LiteratureT. A. Moe: Wastepaper pellets as a source of fuel for auxiliary home heating, University of North Dakota, report, 21 p. (1995).

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% 10.50
Ash content wt% 1.78 1.99
Volatile matter wt% 71.51 79.90 81.52
Fixed carbon wt% 16.21 18.11 18.48 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 39.00 43.58 44.46 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 5.11 5.71 5.83 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 0.16 0.18 0.18 Measured
Sulphur wt% 0.07 0.08 0.08 Measured
Oxygen wt% 43.41 48.50 49.48 Measured
Total (with halides) wt% 100.04 100.04 100.04 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 16.12 18.29 18.67
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 17.49 19.54 19.94
HHVMilne MJ/kg 14.81 16.54 16.88 Calculated

Physical Properties

Commonly used properties

Bulk density (ar) kg/m³ (ar) 612

Ash Properties

Ash composition

SO3 wt% (ash) 6.89
P2O5 wt% (ash) 1.12
SiO2 wt% (ash) 37.62
Fe2O3 wt% (ash) 0.87
Al2O3 wt% (ash) 31.11
CaO wt% (ash) 9.34
MgO wt% (ash) 3.72
Na2O wt% (ash) 6.03
K2O wt% (ash) 0.75
TiO2 wt% (ash) 2.54