wood, cocoa tree prunings (#1850)

ID-number#1850
Materialwood, cocoa tree prunings
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ untreated wood ▸ tropical hard wood
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [100] hout ▸ [110] vers hout ▸ [120] loofhout ▸ [126] hard loofhout met schors
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2000-11-14
Remarksused for charcoal production
LiteratureK.O.Lim and S.Malar Vizhi: Carbonisation of cocoa tree prunings at moderate temperatures. Bioresource Technology 44 pp. 85-87 (1993).

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% 11.00
Ash content wt% 2.23 2.50
Volatile matter wt% 69.33 77.90 79.90
Fixed carbon wt% 17.44 19.60 20.10 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Total (with halides) wt% 13.23 2.50 0.00 Calculated

Calorific Values

Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 15.08 16.95 17.38