mixed fresh leaves (#2630)

Materialmixed fresh leaves
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ untreated wood ▸ leaves
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [100] hout
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2003-04-11
LiteratureT. Fourty, F. Baret, S. Jacquemoud, G. Schmuck and J. Verdebout: Leaf Optical Properties with Explicit Description of Its Biochemical Composition: Direct and Inverse Problems. Remote Sensing of Environment 56-2 (1996) 104-117.


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% 5.60

Ultimate analysis (macroelements)

Total (with halides) wt% 5.60 0.00 Calculated

Biochemical analysis

Cellulose, hemicellulose, lignin

Cellulose wt% (dry) 18.90 van Soest
Hemicellulose wt% (dry) 14.30 van Soest
Lignin wt% (dry) 9.90 Measured


Lipids wt% (dry) 2.00 Measured
Protein wt% (dry) 20.10 Measured
Starch wt% (dry) 1.70 Measured
Total non-structural carbo-hydrates (TNC) wt% (dry) 26.50 Measured
Total ash + biochemical wt% (dry) 99.00 Calculated