chicken manure (#1746)

ID-number#1746
Materialchicken manure
Alternative namepoultry litter
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ manure ▸ poultry ▸ chicken manure
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [300] mest ▸ [310] pluimveemest
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2000-07-06
LiteratureF.Anton, A.Andreas, P.Emmanuel, P.F.G.Michael and M.F.Suppan: Poultry litter as a fuel for a fluidised bed incinerator. In: Biomass for energy and industry. Proc. 1st World conference and exhibition, Sevilla, 5-9 June 2000 (Eds. S.Kyritsis et al.)

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% 39.70
Ash content wt% 10.58 17.55

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 24.83 41.18 49.94 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 3.77 6.25 7.58 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 3.67 6.09 7.38 Measured
Sulphur wt% 0.30 0.50 0.60 Measured
Oxygen wt% 17.00 28.19 34.19 Calculated
Total (with halides) wt% 100.00 100.00 100.00 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 8.54 15.77 19.13
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 10.33 17.14 20.78
HHVMilne MJ/kg 10.86 18.01 21.84 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Halides

Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg 1 500.0 2 487.6 3 017.1 Measured

Physical Properties

Ash melting behaviour

American standard method, measured in oxidizing conditions

IDT (initial deformation temperature) °C 1 050
FT (fluid temperature) °C 1 150

Ash Properties

Ash composition

SO3 wt% (ash) 2.54
Cl wt% (ash) 2.60
P2O5 wt% (ash) 12.09
SiO2 wt% (ash) 15.92
Fe2O3 wt% (ash) 3.34
Al2O3 wt% (ash) 1.45
CaO wt% (ash) 27.26
MgO wt% (ash) 9.11
Na2O wt% (ash) 0.66
K2O wt% (ash) 23.48
Pb mg/kg (ash) 0.0
Cu mg/kg (ash) 0.0
Mn mg/kg (ash) 0.2