Arundo donax L. internode (#2618)

ID-number#2618
MaterialArundo donax L. internode
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% 3.80

Ultimate Analysis

Total (with halides) wt% 3.80 0.00 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Biochemical composition

Cellulose wt% (dry) 26.60 Sugar Analysis
Hemicellulose wt% (dry) 25.74 Sugar Analysis
Lignin wt% (dry) 19.40 Measured
Protein wt% (dry) 2.90 Measured
Extractives EtOH/toluene wt% (dry) 13.27 Measured
Extractives hot water wt% (dry) 5.07 Measured

C5

Arabinan wt% (dry) 1.47
Xylan wt% (dry) 24.27
Sum C5 wt% (dry) 25.74 Calculated

C6

Mannan wt% (dry) 0.00
Galactan wt% (dry) 0.00
Glucan wt% (dry) 26.60
Sum C6 wt% (dry) 26.60 Calculated
Total ash + biochemical wt% (dry) 96.78 Calculated