RDF, SEFCO project (#2760)

ID-number#2760
MaterialRDF, SEFCO project
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ RDF and MSW ▸ RDF with plastic ▸ RDF, SEFCO project
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [900] solid recovered fuels (SRF)
Ash type815°C
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2004-09-22
RemarksD-RDF pellets
LiteratureResults from EC project SEFCO

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% 3.28
Ash content wt% 12.58 13.01
Volatile matter wt% 77.24 79.86 91.80
Fixed carbon wt% 6.90 7.13 8.20 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 46.44 48.01 55.19 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 6.03 6.23 7.16 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 0.75 0.78 0.90 Measured
Sulphur wt% 0.07 0.07 0.08 Measured
Oxygen wt% 30.38 31.41 36.11 Calculated
Total (with halides) wt% 100.00 100.00 100.00 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 19.07 19.80 22.77
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 20.47 21.16 24.33
HHVMilne MJ/kg 19.90 20.58 23.65 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Halides

Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg 4 739.3 4 900.0 5 632.8 Measured

Physical Properties

Ash melting behaviour

American standard method, measured in oxidizing conditions

IDT (initial deformation temperature) °C 1 120
HT (hemispherical temperature) °C 1 160
FT (fluid temperature) °C 1 190