corn stalks (#1946)

ID-number#1946
Materialcorn stalks
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ straw (stalk/cob/ear) ▸ maize/corn ▸ corn stalks
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [240] gewassen ▸ [241] mais
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2001-02-21
LiteratureS. Gaur and T.B. Reed; An Atlas of Thermal Data For Biomass and Other Fuels. NREL/TP-433-7965, June 1995

Values

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% 6.40
Volatile matter wt% 73.30 78.31
Fixed carbon wt% 20.30 21.69 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 43.86 46.86 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 5.77 6.16 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 1.28 1.37 Measured
Sulphur wt% 0.05 0.05 Measured
Oxygen wt% 43.24 46.20 Measured
Total (with halides) wt% 100.60 100.64 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 16.99 18.15
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 18.25 19.50
HHVMilne MJ/kg 17.15 18.33 Calculated