RDF (#1813)

ID-number#1813
MaterialRDF
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ RDF and MSW ▸ RDF unknown ▸ RDF
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [900] solid recovered fuels (SRF)
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2000-10-20
Remarksglass < 1%; metal < 2%
LiteratureM.L.Murphy: Integrated recycling, resource recovery, and energy facility: The experience at Louisville, Kentucky. In: Proc. Energy from biomass and wastes XVI (Ed. D.L.Klass), pp. 1257-1268, Institute of Gas Technology, Chicago (1993).

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% 25.00
Ash content wt% 11.85 15.80

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 33.98 45.31 53.81 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 4.53 6.04 7.17 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 0.54 0.72 0.86 Measured
Sulphur wt% 0.26 0.34 0.40 Measured
Oxygen wt% 23.47 31.29 37.16 Calculated
Total (with halides) wt% 100.00 100.00 100.00 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 12.01 16.82 19.98
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 13.61 18.14 21.55
HHVMilne MJ/kg 14.56 19.41 23.06 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Halides

Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg 3 750.0 5 000.0 5 938.2 Measured