wood, Gliricidia sepium (#1852)

Materialwood, Gliricidia sepium
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ untreated wood ▸ tropical hard wood ▸ wood, Gliricidia sepium
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [100] hout ▸ [110] vers hout ▸ [120] loofhout ▸ [125] hard loofhout
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2000-11-14
Remarksaverage of 5 samples, used for charcoal production
LiteratureJ.A.uwape: Effects of carbonisation temperature on charcoal from some tropical trees. Bioresource Technology 57 pp. 91-94 (1996).


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% 1.10
Volatile matter wt% 78.00 78.87
Fixed carbon wt% 20.90 21.13 Calculated

Ultimate analysis (macroelements)

Total (with halides) wt% 1.10 0.00 Calculated

Physical Properties

Commonly used properties

Bulk density (ar) kg/m³ (ar) 490