switchgrass (#2405)

ID-number#2405
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 date2003-04-08
LiteratureD. W. Meyer, W. E. Norby, D. O. Erickson and R. G. Johnson: Evaluation of Herbaceous Biomass Crops in the Northern Great Plains. North Dakota Agricultural Experiment Station, North Dakota State University, Fargo North Dakota. 2002.(1994)

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% 7.60

Ultimate Analysis

Total (with halides) wt% 7.60 0.00 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Biochemical composition

Cellulose wt% (dry) 39.60 van Soest
Hemicellulose wt% (dry) 28.30 van Soest
Lignin wt% (dry) 5.90 Measured
Total non-structural carbo-hydrates (TNC) wt% (dry) 9.20 Measured
Total ash + biochemical wt% (dry) 90.60 Calculated