wood, beech (#1709)

ID-number#1709
Materialwood, beech
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ untreated wood ▸ beech ▸ wood, beech
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [100] hout ▸ [110] vers hout ▸ [120] loofhout ▸ [125] hard loofhout
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date1999-10-19
Remarksused in BFB gasification experiments
LiteratureF.Miccio, O.Moersch, H.Spliethoff and K.R.G.Hein: Generation and conversion of carbonaceous fine particles during bubbling fluidised bed gasification of a biomass fuel. Fuel 78 (12) pp. 1473-1481 (1999).

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% 19.00
Ash content wt% 0.83 1.03
Volatile matter wt% 68.77 84.90 85.78
Fixed carbon wt% 11.40 14.07 14.22 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 34.17 42.18 42.62 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 4.88 6.03 6.09 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 0.18 0.22 0.22 Measured
Oxygen wt% 40.94 50.54 51.07 Calculated
Total (with halides) wt% 100.00 100.00 100.00 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 14.42 18.38 18.57
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 15.95 19.70 19.90
HHVMilne MJ/kg 13.16 16.25 16.42 Calculated