chicken manure (#1749)

ID-number#1749
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% 20.30
Ash content wt% 23.99 30.10

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 26.74 33.55 48.00 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 3.83 4.81 6.87 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 2.27 2.85 4.07 Measured
Sulphur wt% 0.20 0.25 0.36 Measured
Oxygen wt% 22.63 28.39 40.62 Calculated
Total (with halides) wt% 99.96 99.95 99.92 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 8.90 11.79 16.87
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 10.23 12.84 18.37
HHVMilne MJ/kg 10.95 13.74 19.66 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Halides

Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg (dry) 500.0

Physical Properties

Ash melting behaviour

American standard method, measured in oxidizing conditions

IDT (initial deformation temperature) °C 1 120
FT (fluid temperature) °C 1 220

Ash Properties

Ash composition

SO3 wt% (ash) 2.23
Cl wt% (ash) 0.99
P2O5 wt% (ash) 8.88
SiO2 wt% (ash) 11.75
Fe2O3 wt% (ash) 3.47
Al2O3 wt% (ash) 3.24
CaO wt% (ash) 54.50
MgO wt% (ash) 5.44
Na2O wt% (ash) 0.18
K2O wt% (ash) 8.77
Cu mg/kg (ash) 0.0
Mn mg/kg (ash) 0.1
Cr mg/kg (ash) 0.0