wood, leucaena leucocephala (#1854)

Materialwood, leucaena leucocephala
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
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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% (ar)
Ash content wt% 0.93
Volatile matter wt% 74.00 74.69
Fixed carbon wt% 25.07 25.31 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Total (with halides) wt% 0.93 0.00 Calculated

Physical Properties

Commonly used properties

Bulk density (ar) kg/m³ (ar) 620