corn stalks (#2790)

ID-number#2790
Materialcorn stalks
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ straw (stalk/cob/ear) ▸ maize/corn ▸ corn stalks
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [240] gewassen ▸ [241] mais
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2006-07-10
LiteratureY.J. Lu, L.J. Guo, C.M. Ji, X.M. Zhang, X.H. Hao, Q.H. Yan:Hydrogen production by biomass gasification in supercritical water: a parametric study. Int J Hydrogen Energy 31 (2006) 822-831

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% 8.02
Ash content wt% 6.46 7.02
Volatile matter wt% 67.55 73.44 78.98
Fixed carbon wt% 17.97 19.54 21.02 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 41.18 44.77 48.15 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 4.96 5.39 5.80 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 0.78 0.85 0.91 Measured
Sulphur wt% 0.19 0.21 0.22 Measured
Oxygen wt% 38.41 41.76 44.91 Calculated
Total (with halides) wt% 100.00 100.00 100.00 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 14.30 15.76 16.95
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 15.58 16.94 18.22
HHVMilne MJ/kg 15.82 17.20 18.50 Calculated