corn cob (#2302)

ID-number#2302
Materialcorn cob
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ straw (stalk/cob/ear) ▸ maize/corn ▸ corn cob
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [240] gewassen ▸ [241] mais
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2002-08-06
Remarkscompare ID 1454 (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% 1.20

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 41.44 41.94 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 5.96 6.03 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 0.14 0.14 Measured
Oxygen wt% 51.26 51.88 Calculated
Total (with halides) wt% 100.00 100.00 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 15.23 15.41
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 16.53 16.73
HHVMilne MJ/kg 15.82 16.02 Calculated