corn silage (#2795)

ID-number#2795
Materialcorn silage
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ straw (stalk/cob/ear) ▸ maize/corn
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [240] gewassen ▸ [241] mais
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2006-07-11
RemarksAsh content calculated from reported contents of K, Si, Ca, P and Fe plus required O to form oxides. Reported oxygen content reduced accordingly by 0,86%.
LiteratureP. D'Jesus, N. Boukis, B. Kraushaar-Czarnetzki, E. Dinjus: Gasificationof corn and clover grass in supercritical water. Fuel 85 (2006) 1032-1038.

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% (ar)
Ash content wt% 2.54

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 43.40 44.53 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 6.17 6.33 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 1.02 1.05 Measured
Sulphur wt% 0.93 0.95 Measured
Oxygen wt% 45.84 47.03 Measured
Total (with halides) wt% 100.03 100.03 Calculated

Calorific Values

HHVMilne MJ/kg 17.36 17.81 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Halides

Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg 1 300.0 1 333.9 Measured

Major elements

Potassium (K) mg/kg (dry) 9 800.0 Measured
Calcium (Ca) mg/kg (dry) 2 000.0 Measured
Silicon (Si) mg/kg (dry) 3 500.0 Measured
Iron (Fe) mg/kg (dry) 100.0 Measured
Phosphorus (P) mg/kg (dry) 1 400.0 Measured