Reed Canary Grass (#3092)

ID-number#3092
MaterialReed Canary Grass
Latin namePhalaris arundinacea L.
Classification CEN/TS 14961 classification ▸ Solid biofuels ▸ Herbaceous biomass ▸ Agriculture and Horticulture herb
ECN Phyllis classification ▸ grass/plant ▸ reed ▸ reed canary grass
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [210] gras ▸ [219] overig gras
CountryFinland
Production date2008-10-24
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% 1.40 CEN/TS 14775

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 48.90 49.59 CEN/TS 15104
Hydrogen wt% 6.10 6.19 CEN/TS 15104
Nitrogen wt% 0.14 0.14 CEN/TS 15104
Sulphur wt% 0.06 0.06 CEN/TS15289
Total (with halides) wt% 56.60 55.98 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 18.12 18.38 CEN/TS 14918
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 19.45 19.73

Chemical Analyses

Special components

Chlorine (Cl) wt% (daf) 0.15 CEN/TS 15289

Physical Properties

Ash melting behaviour

European standard method

SH (shrinkage temperature) °C 1 130
DEF (deformation temperature) °C 1 150
HE (hemispherical temperature) °C 1 160
FL (flow temperature) °C 1 170