Reed canary grass (#3090)

ID-number#3090
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 date2007-10-30
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 550°C wt% 3.60 CEN/TS 14775

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 48.00 49.79 CEN/TS 15104
Hydrogen wt% 6.00 6.22 CEN/TS 15104
Nitrogen wt% 0.69 0.72 CEN/TS 15104
Sulphur wt% 0.09 0.09 ASTM D 4239
Oxygen wt% 41.40 42.95
Total (with halides) wt% 99.78 99.77 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 17.71 18.37 CEN/TS 14918
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 19.02 19.73
HHVMilne MJ/kg 19.20 19.92 Calculated