rice straw (#2610)

Materialrice straw
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ straw (stalk/cob/ear) ▸ rice ▸ rice straw
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [220] stro ▸ [224] rijsthalm
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2003-04-11
LiteratureJ. Lee. Biological conversion of lignocellulosic biomass to ethanol. Journal of Biotechnology 56-1 (1997) 1-24.


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% 12.40

Ultimate Analysis

Total (with halides) wt% 12.40 0.00 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Biochemical composition

Cellulose wt% (dry) 41.00 Sugar Analysis
Hemicellulose wt% (dry) 21.50 Sugar Analysis
Lignin wt% (dry) 9.90 Measured
Protein wt% (dry) 0.00 Measured


Arabinan wt% (dry) 4.50
Xylan wt% (dry) 14.80
Sum C5 wt% (dry) 19.30 Calculated


Mannan wt% (dry) 1.80
Galactan wt% (dry) 0.40
Glucan wt% (dry) 41.00
Sum C6 wt% (dry) 43.20 Calculated
Total ash + biochemical wt% (dry) 84.80 Calculated