pig manure (#1715)

ID-number#1715
Materialpig manure
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ manure ▸ pig ▸ pig manure
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [300] mest ▸ [330] varkensmest
Ash type550 degC
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date1999-12-02
Remarksair-dried, DORSET Aalten, the Netherlands
LiteratureECN laboratories.

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% 12.70
Ash content wt% 13.27 15.20
Volatile matter wt% 54.91 62.90 74.17
Fixed carbon wt% 19.12 21.90 25.83 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 38.12 43.66 51.49 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 3.65 4.18 4.93 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 2.16 2.47 2.91 Measured
Sulphur wt% 0.42 0.48 0.57 Measured
Oxygen wt% 29.25 33.51 39.52 Calculated
Total (with halides) wt% 100.00 100.00 100.00 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 14.47 16.93 19.96
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 15.57 17.84 21.04
HHVMilne MJ/kg 13.91 15.93 18.79 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Halides

Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg 4 365.0 5 000.0 5 896.2 Measured

Major elements

Aluminium (Al) mg/kg (dry) 770.0 Measured
Potassium (K) mg/kg (dry) 14 600.0 Measured
Sodium (Na) mg/kg (dry) 2 100.0 Measured
Calcium (Ca) mg/kg (dry) 8 300.0 Measured
Silicon (Si) mg/kg (dry) 6 300.0 Measured
Magnesium (Mg) mg/kg (dry) 4 300.0 Measured
Iron (Fe) mg/kg (dry) 1 500.0 Measured
Phosphorus (P) mg/kg (dry) 6 100.0 Measured
Titanium (Ti) mg/kg (dry) 51.0 Measured

Minor elements

Arsenic (As) mg/kg (dry) 2.0
Cadmium (Cd) mg/kg (dry) 0.1 Measured
Cobalt (Co) mg/kg (dry) 0.7 Measured
Chromium (Cr) mg/kg (dry) 8.8 Measured
Copper (Cu) mg/kg (dry) 100.0 Measured
Manganese (Mn) mg/kg (dry) 150.0 Measured
Nickel (Ni) mg/kg (dry) 5.9 Measured
Lead (Pb) mg/kg (dry) 6.0
Vanadium (V) mg/kg (dry) 2.5 Measured
Zinc (Zn) mg/kg (dry) 300.0 Measured
Barium (Ba) mg/kg (dry) 20.0 Measured
Molybdenium (Mo) mg/kg (dry) 2.0 Measured
Selenium (Se) mg/kg (dry) 1.0

Other elements

Tin (Sn) mg/kg (dry) 1.0
Strontium (Sr) mg/kg (dry) 29.0 Measured
Boron (B) mg/kg (dry) 37.0 Measured
Antimony (Sb) mg/kg (dry) 1.0