coconut coir (#2301)

ID-number#2301
Materialcoconut coir
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ husk/shell/pit ▸ coconut
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [500] biomassa uit de industrie ▸ [520] schillen/vliezen/pitten ▸ [529] overige schillen/vliezen/pitten
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2002-08-06
Remarkscompare ID 1459 (first edition of report)
LiteratureP.V.R. Iyer, T.R. Rao, P.D. Grover, N.P. Singh: Biomass Thermo-chemical Characterization (revised second edition), Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India (1997). Also in: Biomass and Bioenergy 22 (2002) 195-203.

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% 17.81

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 15.94 19.39 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 2.25 2.74 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 0.50 0.61 Measured
Oxygen wt% 63.50 77.26 Calculated
Total (with halides) wt% 100.00 100.00 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 17.79 21.64
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 18.89 22.99
HHVMilne MJ/kg 0.51 0.62 Calculated