bamboo (#1794)

Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ grass/plant ▸ other plants ▸ bamboo
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [210] gras ▸ [219] overig gras
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2000-10-19
LiteratureW.A.Mellowes et al.: Evaluation of hydrolysis methods for conversion of selected tropical biomass to fuel ethanol. In: Proc. Energy from biomass and wastes XVI (Ed. D.L.Klass), pp. 599-628, 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% 6.20
Ash content wt% 2.35 2.50

Ultimate analysis (macroelements)

Nitrogen wt% 1.50 1.60 1.64 Measured
Total (with halides) wt% 10.04 4.10 1.64 Calculated

Biochemical analysis

Cellulose, hemicellulose, lignin

Cellulose wt% (dry) 38.70 Unknown
Lignin wt% (dry) 24.10 Unknown


Total ash + biochemical wt% (dry) 65.30 Calculated