maize, shoots (#1661)

ID-number#1661
Materialmaize, shoots
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ straw (stalk/cob/ear) ▸ maize/corn
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [240] gewassen ▸ [241] mais
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date1999-07-15
Remarksshoots include leaves, stem, cob and grains
LiteratureF. B. Salisbury and C. W. Ross: Plant Physiology, Wadsworths Publishing Company, Belmont, California (1992).

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% (ar)

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 43.60 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 6.20 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 1.50 Measured
Sulphur wt% 0.17 Measured
Oxygen wt% 44.40 Measured
Total (with halides) wt% 96.01 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Halides

Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg 1 400.0 Measured

Major elements

Aluminium (Al) mg/kg (dry) 8 900.0 Measured
Potassium (K) mg/kg (dry) 9 200.0 Measured
Calcium (Ca) mg/kg (dry) 2 300.0 Measured
Silicon (Si) mg/kg (dry) 12 000.0 Measured
Magnesium (Mg) mg/kg (dry) 1 800.0 Measured
Iron (Fe) mg/kg (dry) 800.0 Measured
Phosphorus (P) mg/kg (dry) 2 000.0 Measured

Minor elements

Manganese (Mn) mg/kg (dry) 400.0 Measured