Reed canary grass (#3089)

ID-number#3089
MaterialReed canary grass
Alternative nameReed canary grass
Latin namePhalaris arundinacea L.
Classification CEN/TS 14961 classification ▸ Solid biofuels ▸ Herbaceous biomass ▸ Agriculture and Horticulture herb ▸ Grasses ▸ Whole plant
ECN Phyllis classification ▸ grass/plant ▸ reed ▸ reed canary grass
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [210] gras ▸ [219] overig gras
Sample date2007-11-12
Sample locationFinland
CountryFinland
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)

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 at 815°C wt% 4.90 ISO 1171

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 47.20 49.63 CEN/TS 15104
Hydrogen wt% 5.80 6.10 CEN/TS 15104
Nitrogen wt% 0.63 0.66 CEN/TS 15104
Sulphur wt% 0.07 0.07 ASTM D 4239
Total (with halides) wt% 58.60 56.47 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 17.52 18.42 CEN/TS 14918
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 18.78 19.75