chicken manure (#1747)

ID-number#1747
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% 15.80
Ash content wt% 14.36 17.05

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 32.45 38.54 46.46 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 4.45 5.29 6.37 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 5.74 6.82 8.22 Measured
Sulphur wt% 0.29 0.34 0.42 Measured
Oxygen wt% 26.83 31.86 38.41 Measured
Total (with halides) wt% 100.00 100.00 100.00 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 11.68 14.33 17.28
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 13.04 15.49 18.67
HHVMilne MJ/kg 12.88 15.29 18.44 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Halides

Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg 900.0 1 068.9 1 288.6 Measured

Physical Properties

Ash melting behaviour

American standard method, measured in oxidizing conditions

IDT (initial deformation temperature) °C 1 140

Ash Properties

Ash composition

SO3 wt% (ash) 1.67
Cl wt% (ash) 1.04
P2O5 wt% (ash) 11.48
SiO2 wt% (ash) 1.93
Fe2O3 wt% (ash) 1.27
Al2O3 wt% (ash) 0.07
CaO wt% (ash) 59.38
MgO wt% (ash) 4.61
Na2O wt% (ash) 2.17
K2O wt% (ash) 15.35
Cu mg/kg (ash) 0.0
Mn mg/kg (ash) 0.1