wood, poplar, aspen (#1790)

Materialwood, poplar, aspen
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ untreated wood ▸ poplar ▸ wood, poplar, aspen
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [100] hout ▸ [110] vers hout ▸ [120] loofhout ▸ [122] zacht loofhout
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2000-10-19
LiteratureK.Nikkhah, N.N.Bakhshi and D.G.MacDonald: Co-pyrolysis of various biomass materials and coals in a quartz semi-batch reactor. In: Proc. Energy from biomass and wastes XVI (Ed. D.L.Klass), pp. 857-902, Institute of Gas Technology, Chicago (1993).


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

Main biomass properties

Proximate analysis

Moisture content wt% (ar)
Ash content wt% 0.40

Ultimate analysis (macroelements)

Carbon wt% 48.00 48.19 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 6.20 6.22 Measured
Oxygen wt% 45.60 45.78 Calculated
Nitrogen wt% 0.20 0.20 Measured
Total (with halides) wt% 100.40 100.40 Calculated

Heating value

HHVMilne MJ/kg 19.06 19.14 Calculated

Biochemical analysis

Cellulose, hemicellulose, lignin

Cellulose wt% (dry) 42.30 Measured
Hemicellulose wt% (dry) 31.00 Measured
Lignin wt% (dry) 22.10 Measured


Total ash + biochemical wt% (dry) 95.80 Calculated