cotton gin trash (#2613)

Materialcotton gin trash
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ grass/plant ▸ cotton ▸ cotton gin trash
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [220] stro ▸ [229] overig stro
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

Main biomass properties

Proximate analysis

Moisture content wt% (ar)
Ash content wt% 14.80

Ultimate analysis (macroelements)

Total (with halides) wt% 14.80 0.00 Calculated

Biochemical analysis

Cellulose, hemicellulose, lignin

Cellulose wt% (dry) 20.00 Sugar Analysis
Hemicellulose wt% (dry) 9.10 Sugar Analysis
Lignin wt% (dry) 17.60 Measured


Protein wt% (dry) 3.00 Measured


Arabinan wt% (dry) 2.30
Xylan wt% (dry) 4.60
Sum C5 wt% (dry) 6.90 Calculated


Mannan wt% (dry) 2.10
Galactan wt% (dry) 0.10
Glucan wt% (dry) 20.00
Sum C6 wt% (dry) 22.20 Calculated
Total ash + biochemical wt% (dry) 64.50 Calculated