chicken manure (#1748)

ID-number#1748
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% 75.20
Ash content wt% 10.43 42.06

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 7.07 28.51 49.20 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 1.11 4.48 7.72 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 0.69 2.78 4.80 Measured
Sulphur wt% 0.14 0.56 0.97 Measured
Oxygen wt% 5.31 21.41 36.95 Calculated
Total (with halides) wt% 99.95 99.80 99.66 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 0.61 9.86 17.02
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 2.69 10.84 18.70
HHVMilne MJ/kg 3.08 12.40 21.40 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Halides

Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg (dry) 2 000.0

Physical Properties

Ash melting behaviour

American standard method, measured in oxidizing conditions

IDT (initial deformation temperature) °C 1 100
FT (fluid temperature) °C 1 240

Ash Properties

Ash composition

SO3 wt% (ash) 1.80
Cl wt% (ash) 0.78
P2O5 wt% (ash) 14.06
SiO2 wt% (ash) 8.10
Fe2O3 wt% (ash) 2.88
Al2O3 wt% (ash) 2.36
CaO wt% (ash) 51.05
MgO wt% (ash) 6.05
Na2O wt% (ash) 1.54
K2O wt% (ash) 10.78
Cu mg/kg (ash) 0.0
Mn mg/kg (ash) 0.1