wood, Albizzia lucida, trunk (#2042)

Materialwood, Albizzia lucida, trunk
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 date2001-04-04
Remarkssubtropical tree from north-east India; also data on bark, twigs and leaves (ID 2043-2045)
LiteratureKataki,R; Konwer,D: Fuelwood characteristics of some indigenous woody species of north-east India; Biomass & Bioenergy 20 (2001) 17-23


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

Main biomass properties

Proximate analysis

Moisture content wt% 42.81
Ash content wt% 0.62 1.09

Ultimate analysis (macroelements)

Total (with halides) wt% 43.43 1.09 0.00 Calculated

Heating value

Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 11.58 20.24 20.46

Biochemical analysis

Cellulose, hemicellulose, lignin

Cellulose wt% (dry) 57.24 Measured
Hemicellulose wt% (dry) 7.93 Measured
Lignin wt% (dry) 32.60 Measured


Extractives EtOH/toluene wt% (dry) 1.85 Measured
Extractives hot water wt% (dry) 7.65 Measured
Total ash + biochemical wt% (dry) 108.36 Calculated