Tobacco, Burley (#2868)

ID-number#2868
MaterialTobacco, Burley
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ grass/plant ▸ other plants ▸ Tobacco, Burley
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [240] gewassen ▸ [249] overige gewassen
Ash typeCEN/TS 14775, analysed for 19 elements; As, Ba, Cr, Cu, Mn, Mo, Ni, Pb and Zn below 0.05%
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2010-01-05
RemarksProtein nitrogen 2%, ammonia nitrogen 0.5%, nitrate nitrogen 0.4%, total sugars 0.1%, nicotine 2.6%, polyphenols 0.1%
LiteratureG. Várhegyi, Z. Czégény, E. Jakab, K. McAdam, C. Liu: Tobacco pyrolysis. Kinetic Evaluation of thermogravimetric-mass spectrometric experiments. J. Anal. Appl. Pyrolysis 86 (2009) 310-322.

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% 20.30

Ultimate Analysis

Nitrogen wt% 4.70 5.90 Measured
Total (with halides) wt% 25.00 5.90 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Biochemical composition

Cellulose wt% (dry) 13.00 van Soest
Lignin wt% (dry) 4.20 Measured
Total ash + biochemical wt% (dry) 37.50 Calculated

Ash Properties

Ash composition

SO3 wt% (ash) 4.24
P2O5 wt% (ash) 3.21
SiO2 wt% (ash) 3.21
Fe2O3 wt% (ash) 0.43
Al2O3 wt% (ash) 1.13
CaO wt% (ash) 26.17
MgO wt% (ash) 6.30
Na2O wt% (ash) 0.54
K2O wt% (ash) 33.97