grapefruit skin (#2286)

ID-number#2286
Materialgrapefruit skin
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ organic residue/product ▸ food industry waste
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [500] biomassa uit de industrie ▸ [520] schillen/vliezen/pitten ▸ [529] overige schillen/vliezen/pitten
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2002-08-05
Remarksdata on char produced from grapefruit skin in ID 2287
LiteratureF. Marquez-montesinos, T. Cordero, J. Rodríguez-Mirasol, J.J. Rodriguez: CO2 and steam gasification of a grapefruit skin char. Fuel 81 (2002) 423-429.

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% 4.50
Volatile matter wt% 65.80 68.90
Fixed carbon wt% 29.70 31.10 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 51.67 54.10 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 6.59 6.90 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 1.72 1.80 Measured
Oxygen wt% 35.53 37.20 Calculated
Total (with halides) wt% 100.00 100.00 Calculated

Calorific Values

HHVMilne MJ/kg 21.79 22.82 Calculated