oil palm trunks (#1851)

ID-number#1851
Materialoil palm trunks
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ untreated wood ▸ tropical hard wood
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [100] hout ▸ [110] vers hout ▸ [120] loofhout ▸ [125] hard loofhout
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2000-11-14
Remarksused for charcoal production
LiteratureK.O.Lim and K.S.Lim: Carbonisation of oil palm trunks moderate temperatures. Bioresource Technology 40 pp. 215-219 (1992).

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% 13.30
Ash content wt% 8.93 10.30
Volatile matter wt% 53.15 61.30 68.34
Fixed carbon wt% 24.62 28.40 31.66 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Total (with halides) wt% 22.23 10.30 0.00 Calculated