leaves, Syzygium fructicosum (#2049)

Materialleaves, Syzygium fructicosum
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ untreated wood ▸ leaves
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [100] hout
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2001-04-04
Remarkssubtropical tree from north-east India; also data on trunk, bark and twigs (ID 2046, 2047, 2048)
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% 51.17
Ash content wt% 1.98 4.05

Ultimate analysis (macroelements)

Total (with halides) wt% 53.15 4.05 0.00 Calculated

Heating value

Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 10.00 20.47 21.33

Biochemical analysis

Cellulose, hemicellulose, lignin

Cellulose wt% (dry) 26.27 Measured
Hemicellulose wt% (dry) 6.76 Measured
Lignin wt% (dry) 27.04 Measured


Extractives EtOH/toluene wt% (dry) 3.31 Measured
Extractives hot water wt% (dry) 4.56 Measured
Total ash + biochemical wt% (dry) 71.99 Calculated