bagasse (#1795)

Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ organic residue/product ▸ bagasse ▸ bagasse
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [500] biomassa uit de industrie ▸ [530] pulp-VGI ▸ [532] suikerbereiding
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% 4.70
Ash content wt% 5.72 6.00

Ultimate analysis (macroelements)

Nitrogen wt% 0.60 0.63 0.67 Measured
Total (with halides) wt% 11.02 6.63 0.67 Calculated

Biochemical analysis

Cellulose, hemicellulose, lignin

Cellulose wt% (dry) 42.80 Unknown
Lignin wt% (dry) 15.80 Unknown


Total ash + biochemical wt% (dry) 64.60 Calculated