switchgrass (#2347)

ID-number#2347
Materialswitchgrass
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ grass/plant ▸ switch grass ▸ switchgrass
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [210] gras ▸ [219] overig gras
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2003-04-01
Remarkskanlow 2000, analysis ATO 2
LiteratureATO laboratories

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% 1.90

Ultimate Analysis

Total (with halides) wt% 1.90 0.00 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Biochemical composition

Cellulose wt% (dry) 38.30 Sugar Analysis
Hemicellulose wt% (dry) 28.60 Sugar Analysis
Lignin wt% (dry) 18.90 Measured
Lignin acid insoluble (AIL) wt% (dry) 18.00 Measured
Lignin acid soluble (ASL) wt% (dry) 0.90 Measured
Extractives EtOH/toluene wt% (dry) 2.00 Measured
Extractives 95% EtOH wt% (dry) 9.20 Measured
Extractives hot water wt% (dry) 0.30 Measured
Starch wt% (dry) 0.00 Measured
Pectin wt% (dry) 2.10 Measured

C5

Arabinan wt% (dry) 0.80
Xylan wt% (dry) 23.70
Sum C5 wt% (dry) 24.50 Calculated

C6

Mannan wt% (dry) 0.20
Galactan wt% (dry) 3.90
Glucan wt% (dry) 38.30
Rhamnan wt% (dry) 0.70
Sum C6 wt% (dry) 43.10 Calculated
Total ash + biochemical wt% (dry) 102.00 Calculated