Mango peel (#2922)

ID-number#2922
MaterialMango peel
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ organic residue/product ▸ food industry waste
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [500] biomassa uit de industrie ▸ [520] schillen/vliezen/pitten ▸ [529] overige schillen/vliezen/pitten
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2011-03-01
RemarksOriginal source gives oxygen content calculated as 100-C-H. Here, the content is given as 100-ash-C-H-N-S
LiteratureM. Nagle, K. Habasimbi, B. Mahayothee, M. Haewsungcharern, S. Janjai, J. Müller: Fruit processing residues as an alternative fuel for drying in Northern Thailand. Fuel 90 (2011) 818-823.

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% 72.99
Ash content wt% 1.18 4.37
Volatile matter wt% 19.32 71.53 74.80
Fixed carbon wt% 6.51 24.10 25.20 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 11.24 41.60 43.50 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 1.90 7.04 7.36 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 0.25 0.91 0.95 Measured
Sulphur wt% 0.02 0.08 0.08 Measured
Oxygen wt% 12.42 46.00 48.10 Calculated
Total (with halides) wt% 100.02 100.09 100.09 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 2.82 17.05 17.83
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 5.02 18.59 19.44
HHVMilne MJ/kg 4.81 17.80 18.62 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Halides

Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg 243.1 900.0 941.1 Measured

Major elements

Potassium (K) mg/kg (dry) 13 400.0 Measured
Sodium (Na) mg/kg (dry) 4.8 Measured
Magnesium (Mg) mg/kg (dry) 1 540.0 Measured
Iron (Fe) mg/kg (dry) 10.0 Measured

Minor elements

Copper (Cu) mg/kg (dry) 4.5 Measured
Manganese (Mn) mg/kg (dry) 51.0 Measured
Nickel (Ni) mg/kg (dry) 0.9 Measured
Lead (Pb) mg/kg (dry) 0.1 Measured
Zinc (Zn) mg/kg (dry) 5.6 Measured