Reed canary grass (#3091)

ID-number#3091
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 date2007-10-15
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% 2.20 CEN/TS 14775

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 48.50 49.59 CEN/TS 15104
Hydrogen wt% 6.20 6.34 CEN/TS 15104
Nitrogen wt% 0.41 0.42 CEN/TS 15104
Sulphur wt% 0.07 0.07 ASTM D 4239
Oxygen wt% 42.40 43.35
Total (with halides) wt% 99.78 99.78 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 17.82 18.22 CEN/TS 14918
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 19.17 19.60
HHVMilne MJ/kg 19.57 20.01 Calculated