hemp, bast (#2640)

Materialhemp, bast
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ grass/plant ▸ hemp
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [220] stro ▸ [225] hennep
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2003-04-11
LiteratureM. M. A. Sassen, et al. Rope from the Rutten cog, a 13th Century Seagoing Vessel found in The Netherlands. Journal of Archaeological Science 22-4 (1995) 551-559.


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% 7.90

Ultimate analysis (macroelements)

Total (with halides) wt% 7.90 0.00 Calculated

Biochemical analysis

Cellulose, hemicellulose, lignin

Cellulose wt% (dry) 55.20 van Soest
Hemicellulose wt% (dry) 4.20 van Soest
Lignin wt% (dry) 8.70 Measured


Total ash + biochemical wt% (dry) 76.00 Calculated