hemp (Cannabis sativa L.) whole plant (#1702)

ID-number#1702
Materialhemp (Cannabis sativa L.) whole plant
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ grass/plant ▸ hemp
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [220] stro ▸ [225] hennep
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date1999-10-15
LiteratureP.Liebhard: Hanf als nachwachsender Rohstoff fur eine thermische Nutzung. In: Hanf workshop, Bundesanstalt fur Landtechnik, Wieselburg, 7 Dec. 1994, pp. 147-150 (1994).

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% (ar)
Ash content wt% 6.00

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 44.30 47.13 Average
Hydrogen wt% 5.34 5.68 Average
Nitrogen wt% 0.85 0.90 Average
Sulphur wt% 0.20 0.21 Average
Oxygen wt% 42.86 45.60 Calculated
Total (with halides) wt% 100.00 100.00 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 16.90 17.98
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 18.06 19.22
HHVMilne MJ/kg 16.85 17.92 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Halides

Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg 4 500.0 4 787.2 Average

Ash Properties

Ash composition

SO3 wt% (ash) 1.77
Cl wt% (ash) 1.22
P2O5 wt% (ash) 4.04
SiO2 wt% (ash) 10.70
CaO wt% (ash) 31.50
MgO wt% (ash) 3.00
K2O wt% (ash) 21.00