Tobacco, bright, water extracted (#2838)

MaterialTobacco, bright, water extracted
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ grass/plant ▸ other plants
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [240] gewassen ▸ [249] overige gewassen
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2009-04-07
LiteratureT.E. McGrath, A.P. Brown, N.K. Meruva, W.G. Chan: Phenolic compound formation from the low temperature pyrolysis of tobacco. J. Anal. Appl. Pyrolysis 84 (2009) 170-178.


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% 7.40

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 45.60 49.24 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 6.90 7.45 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 2.40 2.59 Measured
Oxygen wt% 37.70 40.71 Calculated
Total (with halides) wt% 100.00 100.00 Calculated

Calorific Values

HHVMilne MJ/kg 19.75 21.33 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Major elements

Potassium (K) mg/kg (dry) 300.0 Measured
Calcium (Ca) mg/kg (dry) 23 000.0 Measured