Arundo donax L. foliage (#2617)

ID-number#2617
MaterialArundo donax L. foliage
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ grass/plant ▸ reed
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [210] gras ▸ [219] overig gras
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2003-04-11
LiteratureC. P. Neto, et al.: Variations in chemical composition and structure of macromolecular components in different morphological regions and maturity stages of Arundo donax. Industrial Crops and Products 6-1 (1997) 51-58.

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% 5.80

Ultimate Analysis

Total (with halides) wt% 5.80 0.00 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Biochemical composition

Cellulose wt% (dry) 43.80 Sugar Analysis
Hemicellulose wt% (dry) 27.40 Sugar Analysis
Lignin wt% (dry) 16.80 Measured
Protein wt% (dry) 2.10 Measured
Extractives EtOH/toluene wt% (dry) 6.50 Measured
Extractives hot water wt% (dry) 5.30 Measured

C5

Arabinan wt% (dry) 3.40
Xylan wt% (dry) 24.00
Sum C5 wt% (dry) 27.40 Calculated

C6

Mannan wt% (dry) 0.00
Galactan wt% (dry) 0.00
Glucan wt% (dry) 43.80
Sum C6 wt% (dry) 43.80 Calculated
Total ash + biochemical wt% (dry) 107.70 Calculated