hesperaloe funifera (#2586)

Materialhesperaloe funifera
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ untreated wood ▸ others
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [100] hout ▸ [110] vers hout ▸ [119] overig vers hout
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2003-04-08
LiteratureJ.S. Han: Properties of Nonwood fibers. 1998 Proceedings of the Korean Society of Wood Science and Technology annual meeting.(1998)


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

Main biomass properties

Proximate analysis

Moisture content wt% (ar)
Ash content wt% 0.01

Ultimate analysis (macroelements)

Total (with halides) wt% 0.01 0.00 Calculated

Biochemical analysis

Cellulose, hemicellulose, lignin

Cellulose wt% (dry) 37.88 Sugar Analysis
Hemicellulose wt% (dry) 14.42 Sugar Analysis
Lignin wt% (dry) 4.09 Measured



Arabinan wt% (dry) 1.85
Xylan wt% (dry) 7.39
Sum C5 wt% (dry) 9.24 Calculated


Mannan wt% (dry) 3.43
Galactan wt% (dry) 1.75
Glucan wt% (dry) 37.88
Rhamnan wt% (dry) 0.41
Sum C6 wt% (dry) 43.47 Calculated
Total ash + biochemical wt% (dry) 56.81 Calculated