miscanthus (#1743)

ID-number#1743
Materialmiscanthus
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ grass/plant ▸ miscanthus ▸ miscanthus
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [210] gras ▸ [212] olifantsgras/miscanthus
Ash type550 degC
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2000-03-29
Remarksused in different gasifiers (WOB at ECN and BFB at TUDelft)
LiteratureECN laboratories.

Values

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

Main biomass properties

Proximate analysis

Moisture content wt% 9.10
Ash content wt% 3.10 3.41
Volatile matter wt% 78.63 86.50 89.55
Fixed carbon wt% 9.17 10.09 10.45 Calculated

Ultimate analysis (macroelements)

Carbon wt% 44.18 48.60 50.32 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 5.45 6.00 6.21 Measured
Oxygen wt% 37.33 41.07 42.52 Calculated
Nitrogen wt% 0.47 0.52 0.54 Measured
Sulphur wt% 0.18 0.20 0.21 Measured
Total (with halides) wt% 100.00 100.00 100.00 Calculated

Halides

Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg 1 818.0 2 000.0 2 070.6 Measured
Fluorine (F) mg/kg 25.5 28.0 29.0 Measured

Heating value

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 15.97 17.82 18.44
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 17.38 19.12 19.80
HHVMilne MJ/kg 17.70 19.48 20.16 Calculated