fallen leaves, oak (#2631)

Materialfallen leaves, oak
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ untreated wood ▸ leaves ▸ fallen leaves, oak
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [100] hout
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2003-04-11
LiteratureJ. Cortez, J. M. Demard, P. Bottner, L. J. Monrozier: Decomposition of mediterranean leaf litters: a microcosm experiment investigating relationships between decomposition rates and litter quality. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 28(4-5) (1996) 443-452.


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

Main biomass properties

Biochemical analysis

Cellulose, hemicellulose, lignin

Cellulose wt% (dry) 29.60 Measured
Hemicellulose wt% (dry) 26.40 Measured
Lignin wt% (dry) 24.00 Measured


Lipids wt% (dry) 10.10 Measured
Protein wt% (dry) 4.38 Measured
Extractives hot water wt% (dry) 11.00 Measured
Total ash + biochemical wt% (dry) 105.48 Calculated