wood, eucalyptus (#1781)

ID-number#1781
Materialwood, eucalyptus
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ untreated wood ▸ other hard wood ▸ wood, eucalyptus
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [100] hout ▸ [110] vers hout ▸ [120] loofhout ▸ [125] hard loofhout
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2000-10-17
Remarks6 years, rain fed and unfertilised (compare with 1782 and 1785)
LiteratureC.Franco et al: Fluidised bed gasification of Eucalyptus grown under different fertilisation conditions. In: Biomass for energy and industry. Proc. 10th Eur. Conf. and Technol. Exhib. (Eds. H.Kopetz et al.), pp. 1769-1772, CARMEN (Germany) (1998).

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% 10.50
Ash content wt% 0.59 0.66
Volatile matter wt% 73.30 81.90 82.44
Fixed carbon wt% 15.61 17.44 17.56 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 46.94 52.45 52.80 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 5.69 6.36 6.40 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 0.36 0.40 0.40 Measured
Oxygen wt% 35.92 40.13 40.40 Measured
Total (with halides) wt% 100.00 100.00 100.00 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 17.63 19.98 20.12
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 19.13 21.37 21.51
HHVMilne MJ/kg 19.17 21.42 21.56 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Major elements

Potassium (K) mg/kg (dry) 1 378.0 Measured
Sodium (Na) mg/kg (dry) 359.0 Measured
Calcium (Ca) mg/kg (dry) 1 328.0 Measured