char from switch grass by pyrolysis (#1847)

Materialchar from switch grass by pyrolysis
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ Biochar ▸ Grass
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [800] samengestelde stromen ▸ [804] brandstof na carbonisatie
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2000-10-24
RemarksOriginal material see: ID 1841; biocrude see ID: 1844
LiteratureF.A.Agblevor, S.Besler-Guran, D.Montane and A.E.Wiselogel: Biomass feedstock variability and its effect on biocrude oil properties, Vol 1 (Ed. A.V.Bridgwater and D.G.B.Boocock), pp. 741-755 (2000).


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% 28.20

Ultimate analysis (macroelements)

Carbon wt% 50.45 70.26 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 2.76 3.84 Measured
Oxygen wt% 19.72 27.47 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 1.23 1.71 Measured
Sulphur wt% 0.14 0.19 Measured
Total (with halides) wt% 102.50 103.48 Calculated

Heating value

HHVMilne MJ/kg 18.04 25.12 Calculated