chicken manure (#2774)

ID-number#2774
Materialchicken manure
Alternative namepoultry litter
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ manure ▸ poultry ▸ chicken manure
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [300] mest ▸ [310] pluimveemest
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2005-02-02
Remarksdata on volatile matter, ash and fixed carbon corrected for error in original article, where data as received were reported erroneously as dry base
LiteratureS.M. Miller, B.G. Miller: The occurrence of inorganic elements in various biofuels and its effect on the formation of melt phases during combustion

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% 20.00
Ash content wt% 17.00 21.25
Volatile matter wt% 55.30 69.13 87.78
Fixed carbon wt% 7.70 9.62 12.22 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 30.48 38.10 48.38 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 4.48 5.60 7.11 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 2.80 3.50 4.44 Measured
Sulphur wt% 0.48 0.60 0.76 Measured
Oxygen wt% 24.72 30.90 39.24 Measured
Total (with halides) wt% 99.96 99.95 99.94 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 10.43 13.65 17.34
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 11.90 14.87 18.89
HHVMilne MJ/kg 12.84 16.05 20.38 Calculated

Ash Properties

Ash composition

SO3 wt% (ash) 2.58
P2O5 wt% (ash) 14.00
SiO2 wt% (ash) 39.40
Fe2O3 wt% (ash) 4.04
Al2O3 wt% (ash) 9.14
CaO wt% (ash) 12.70
MgO wt% (ash) 4.01
Na2O wt% (ash) 3.60
K2O wt% (ash) 9.94
TiO2 wt% (ash) 0.51