cherry pits (#1670)

ID-number#1670
Materialcherry pits
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ husk/shell/pit ▸ others ▸ cherry pits
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [500] biomassa uit de industrie ▸ [520] schillen/vliezen/pitten ▸ [529] overige schillen/vliezen/pitten
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date1999-07-23
LiteratureN. Petrov, T. Budinova, M. Razvigorova and V. Minkova: Preparation of activated carbon from cherry stones, apricot stones and grape seeds for removal of metal ions from water. In: Proceedings of the 2nd Olle Lindström symp. on renewable energy-bioenergy

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% 6.00
Ash content wt% 0.85 0.90
Volatile matter wt% 77.08 82.00 82.74
Fixed carbon wt% 16.07 17.10 17.26 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 50.21 53.41 53.90 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 6.61 7.04 7.10 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 0.28 0.30 0.30 Measured
Sulphur wt% 0.28 0.30 0.30 Measured
Oxygen wt% 35.77 38.05 38.40 Measured
Total (with halides) wt% 100.00 100.00 100.00 Calculated

Calorific Values

HHVMilne MJ/kg 21.55 22.92 23.13 Calculated