algae, Synechococcus (#2327)

ID-number#2327
Materialalgae, Synechococcus
Alternative namesynechococcus 7942
Classification CEN/TS 14961 classification ▸ Solid biofuels ▸ Herbaceous biomass ▸ Herb processing industry
ECN Phyllis classification ▸ Marine biomass (algae) ▸ others
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw
Ash type550 deg.C
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2002-11-29
RemarksECN
LiteratureECN laboratories.

Values

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

Main biomass properties

Proximate analysis

Moisture content wt% 3.80 0.10 ECN CEN/TS 14774-1,2,3
Ash content at 550°C wt% 6.02 6.26 0.10 ECN
Volatile matter wt% 73.61 76.52 81.63 0.10 ECN
Fixed carbon wt% 16.57 17.22 18.37 Calculated

Ultimate analysis (macroelements)

Carbon wt% 45.68 47.48 50.65 0.10 ECN CEN/TS 15104
Hydrogen wt% 6.53 6.79 7.24 0.10 ECN CEN/TS 15104
Oxygen wt% 23.19 24.11 25.72 0.10 ECN Measured B.N213
Nitrogen wt% 11.12 11.56 12.33 0.10 ECN CEN/TS 15104
Sulphur wt% 0.48 0.50 0.53 0.00 ECN CEN/TS 15289 CEN/TS 15104
Total (with halides) wt% 96.84 96.72 96.50 Calculated

Halides

Bromine (Br) mg/kg 0.9 0.9 1.0 ECN Measured B.N203
Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg 183.7 191.0 203.8 12.5 ECN CEN/TS 15289
Fluorine (F) mg/kg 1.0 1.0 1.1 ECN Measured B.N203

Heating value

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 19.34 20.20 21.55 ECN
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 20.86 21.69 23.13 ECN CEN/TS 14918
HHVMilne MJ/kg 20.04 20.83 22.22 Calculated

Trace elements composition

Aluminium (Al) mg/kg (dry) 268.0 ECN CEN/TS 15290
Arsenic (As) mg/kg (dry) 0.8 ECN CEN/TS 15297
Calcium (Ca) mg/kg (dry) 1 589.0 ECN CEN/TS 15290
Cadmium (Cd) mg/kg (dry) 0.1 ECN CEN/TS 15297
Cobalt (Co) mg/kg (dry) 3.2 ECN CEN/TS 15297
Chromium (Cr) mg/kg (dry) 0.4 ECN CEN/TS 15297
Copper (Cu) mg/kg (dry) 22.7 ECN CEN/TS 15297
Potassium (K) mg/kg (dry) 11 323.0 ECN CEN/TS 15290
Magnesium (Mg) mg/kg (dry) 4 158.0 ECN CEN/TS 15290
Manganese (Mn) mg/kg (dry) 380.0 ECN CEN/TS 15297
Sodium (Na) mg/kg (dry) 2 303.0 ECN CEN/TS 15290
Nickel (Ni) mg/kg (dry) 2.4 ECN CEN/TS 15297
Phosphorus (P) mg/kg (dry) 11 236.0 ECN CEN/TS 15290
Lead (Pb) mg/kg (dry) 0.5 ECN CEN/TS 15297
Antimony (Sb) mg/kg (dry) 0.7 ECN Measured B.S221
Selenium (Se) mg/kg (dry) 0.2 ECN CEN/TS 15297
Silicon (Si) mg/kg (dry) 817.0 ECN CEN/TS 15290
Tin (Sn) mg/kg (dry) 0.7 ECN Measured B.S221
Tellurium (Te) mg/kg (dry) 0.3 ECN CEN/TS 15297
Vanadium (V) mg/kg (dry) 0.2 ECN CEN/TS 15297
Zinc (Zn) mg/kg (dry) 107.0 ECN CEN/TS 15297