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

Main biomass properties

Proximate analysis

Moisture content wt% (ar)

Ultimate analysis (macroelements)

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

Halides

Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg 1 400.0 Measured

Trace elements composition

Aluminium (Al) mg/kg (dry) 8 900.0 Measured
Calcium (Ca) mg/kg (dry) 2 300.0 Measured
Iron (Fe) mg/kg (dry) 800.0 Measured
Potassium (K) mg/kg (dry) 9 200.0 Measured
Magnesium (Mg) mg/kg (dry) 1 800.0 Measured
Manganese (Mn) mg/kg (dry) 400.0 Measured
Phosphorus (P) mg/kg (dry) 2 000.0 Measured
Silicon (Si) mg/kg (dry) 12 000.0 Measured