Bermudagrass (#2360)

Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ grass/plant ▸ other grass ▸ Bermudagrass
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [210] gras ▸ [219] overig gras
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2003-04-08
LiteratureY. Sun and J. Cheng: Dilute sulfuric acid pretreatment of agricultural residues for ethanol production. 2002 ASAE annual international meeting Chicago, paper No. 026198. (2002)


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% 4.20

Ultimate Analysis

Total (with halides) wt% 4.20 0.00 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Biochemical composition

Cellulose wt% (dry) 32.40 Sugar Analysis
Hemicellulose wt% (dry) 24.80 Sugar Analysis
Lignin wt% (dry) 20.30 Measured


Arabinan wt% (dry) 4.30
Xylan wt% (dry) 19.40
Sum C5 wt% (dry) 23.70 Calculated


Galactan wt% (dry) 1.10
Glucan wt% (dry) 32.40
Sum C6 wt% (dry) 33.50 Calculated
Total ash + biochemical wt% (dry) 81.70 Calculated