sugarbeet, leaves and tops (#2622)

Materialsugarbeet, leaves and tops
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ organic residue/product ▸ agricultural/horticultural waste
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [250] overige restprodcuten ▸ [255] landbouwafval
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2003-04-11
LiteratureK. Singh, H. Honig, M. Wermke and E. Zimmer: Fermentation pattern and changes in cell wall constituents of straw-forage silages, straws and partners during storage. Animal Feed Science and Technology 61(1-4) (1996) 137-153.


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

Main biomass properties

Proximate analysis

Moisture content wt% 87.20

Biochemical analysis

Cellulose, hemicellulose, lignin

Cellulose wt% (dry) 10.60 van Soest
Hemicellulose wt% (dry) 9.20 van Soest
Lignin wt% (dry) 1.60 Measured


Protein wt% (dry) 12.00 Measured
Total non-structural carbo-hydrates (TNC) wt% (dry) 36.60 Measured
Total ash + biochemical wt% (dry) 70.00 Calculated