waste tyres (#1687)

ID-number#1687
Materialwaste tyres
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ non-organic residue ▸ others ▸ waste tyres
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [800] samengestelde stromen ▸ [809] overige samengestelde stromen
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date1999-09-01
LiteratureI. Gulyurtlu, E. Penha and I. Cabrita: Co-combustion of forestry biomass with tyres in a circulating fluidised bed combustor. In: Developments in thermochemical biomass conversion (Eds. A. V. Bridgwater and D. G. B. Boocock), pp. 1346-1357 (1996).

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% 0.83
Ash content wt% 0.05 0.05

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 82.10 82.79 82.83 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 6.93 6.99 6.99 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 0.66 0.67 0.67 Measured
Sulphur wt% 1.54 1.55 1.55 Measured
Oxygen wt% 7.60 7.66 7.67 Measured
Total (with halides) wt% 99.71 99.71 99.71 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 32.87 33.16 33.18
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 34.40 34.69 34.71
HHVMilne MJ/kg 36.27 36.57 36.59 Calculated